Join our Ranger for an evening walk through the garden and into the woods. Keep your eyes peeled for night-time wildlife; look out for deer, listen out for owls and see if you can be as quiet as a mouse!
Meet at Millmead lock for a 5.5 mile walk around the Chantries in Guildford and Shalford with the River Wey volunteers. One steep climb. Bring a packed lunch, but we will stop at the Seahorse in Shalford. Please book, but the walk is free.
Take some precious time to yourself and get out on a fresh autumn walk. Reflect and recharge on our inspirational and uplifting self-led trail, guiding you to stunning viewpoints around our wider estate.
We bring to life the stories of people who have lived, worked and made their own special memories at Polesden over the last century, using new research from our archives and reminiscences from the people themselves.
Are you a regular runner looking for a challenge? Our 10k trail runs give you the opportunity to train for the next big event, or keep fit whilst enjoying the beautiful surroundings of some of our special places.
Get the best from your camera with one of our own photographers. Understand what all the camera controls do and how they relate to one another.
We will cover portraiture, landscape, action, flash and low light photography.
Over the years, Polesden Lacey has been the backdrop to many romantic moments. During the month of February, we want to celebrate all the love stories that Polesden has witnessed over the years… including yours.
This is our social walking group for active older walkers covering the stunning and occasionally hilly terrain of the Surrey Hills.
Enjoy a scenic guided walk in good company on the first Friday of every month.
Visit on a milling day and see our team of volunteer millers in action as they harness the power of the River Itchen to turn waterwheels, gears and millstones to produce Winchester City Mill's traditional wholemeal flour.
Visit Winchester City Mill to see how seasonal ingredients can be combined with our stoneground wholemeal flour to produce delicious bread, cakes, biscuits and much more. Sample different recipes and be inspired.
From a private residence, to a welcome retreat for hundreds of thousands of visitors each year, you can learn about the conservation challenges The Vyne's team face and why we sometimes need to keep off the grass.
If you are interested in volunteering at Knole, come along to a free coffee morning to find out more and meet our friendly team. You'll be able to discover what opportunities are available and talk to some of our volunteers.
Goldwork embroidery is a beautiful art form with a rich history. Spend a day with Royal School of Needlework trained Hanny Newton to experiment with contemporary techniques inspired by this traditional art form.
Come and find out about volunteering at Runnymede, Ankerwycke and Finchampstead Ridges from our staff and volunteer team, including opportunities linked to the Runnymede Explored project, supported by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
Join our guides for a relaxed stroll through the beautiful gardens focussing on the early flowers to be found at this time of year. Learn a little more about the spring flowers including their history and folklore.
There's been a murder in the mansion at Scotney Castle and we need your help in solving the crime. Where did it happen? What was the weapon? Who was the culprit? Pick up your trail sheet and start looking for clues.
Follow Ham’s own four legged friend to spot everything Charlie the dog has found in this winter children’s trail. Available from visitor reception for £1, keep the little ones entertained as they get out and about in the Christmas holiday.