Events at Nymans

There’s always plenty to see and do at Nymans throughout the year. Take a look at some of our current highlights to help you plan your next visit or check out our full event listing.

A group visit at Nymans

Nymans walks and tours 

Join a guided walk taking in the seasonal highlights or find out more about the house and family on a themed tour.

Conifer Avenue in Nymans woods

Lead Ranger walk 

Come and enjoy a guided walk through the woodland with our Lead Ranger. You will see the seasonal highlights and hear more about how we look after the woods and why they are so special. Tues 7 Nov at 11am. £6 per person includes tea/coffee, normal admission applies.

Nymans main lawn after the storm

Exhibition: Great Storm at Nymans - 30 years on...  

On the night of 16th October 1987, a devastating storm tore through the South and East of England. Eighteen people lost their lives and an incredible 15 million trees were brought down. This commemorative exhibition gathers a unique selection of stories, photographs and archive items. Open daily until 19 November 11am – 3.30pm.

Local artist creative workshops

Nymans events 

We have year round events and activities for all the family, including workshops, guided walks, and family trails. Find out more about dates, times, prices and booking information.

A rotting tree trunk in the woods

Hooray for decay trail 

What happens after a tree dies? There is a lot that goes on and it's full of bugs, plants and fungi. Follow the trail of wooden leaves through the garden to discover the hidden world of decay. Mon 11 Sept to Sun 19 Nov. £1 per trail, normal admission applies.

Woodland path painting by artist John Thompson

John Thompson painting workshops 

Local artist John Thompson returns with his monthly painting workshops. Join one of these informal and relaxed days where you will be guided step by step through the process. By the end you will have created your own masterpiece to take home. You can book by calling 01444 405250.

Things to do for families

For families 

From free spotter sheets, to pick up and go activities and seasonal trails - enjoy some family fun in the garden & woods.