Max Gate

Atmospheric Victorian home designed by Thomas Hardy

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Upcoming events

Christmas at Max Gate

Thu 14 Dec 2017
10:00-16:00
A festive Hardy welcome awaits you throughout December, with the house decked out for a Victorian Christmas, craft activities for children, and seasonal performances, stories and music on selected days (see separate listings for those days).

The New Hardy Players Christmas performance at Max Gate

Sat 16 Dec 2017
12:30-15:30
Three ½ hour performances by the New Hardy Players including carols, poetry and Mummers' Plays (suggested donations to the New Hardy Players: adult £2, child £1)

Flute and harp with Virginia and Florence Astley

Sun 17 Dec 2017
12:00-16:00
Music, stories and poetry with a Hardy theme bring Max Gate's Victorian Christmas to life.

'Tuneful Stories' - Poetry and performance at Max Gate

Sat 13 Jan 2018
13:00-16:00
Hardy's homes come alive with poetry, music and performance this summer as Tim Laycock, performer in residence, explores the writer's love of poetry, music and 'tuneful stories'.
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