Sizergh

Beautiful medieval house, with rich gardens and estate

Sizergh

Things to see and do

Winter fun at Sizergh

Explore Sizergh this winter 

Winter is all about exploring, so come along and enjoy frosty rambles around the Sizergh estate, and blow away the cobwebs with a refreshing walk around the Sizergh garden. After this why not treat yourself to healthy light bites in the Sizergh café, a perfect way to enjoy guilt free eating pleasure during the winter season!

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What's on

Girl balancing on a fallen tree

Go wild on the wild play trail at Sizergh 

Enjoy an excuse to explore and play in the woods; adults can join in as well! The trail tests your balance, stamina, resolve and your brainpower and it takes you off the beaten track into the depths of the wood allowing you to experience ancient trees, exotic-looking fungi and beautiful ground flora.

Upcoming events

19 January free Thursday walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm

Thu 19 Jan 2017
11:30-13:00
Join us on Thursday 19 January for free guided walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm. 11.30am - South estate loop, discovering the ancient archaeology of Sizergh fell. Approximately, 1.5 miles 1.30pm - North estate loop, enjoy the views of...

Seasonal garden walks 1st Sunday of the month 5 Feb 11am-12pm and 1.30-2.30pm

Sun 05 Feb 2017
11:00-12:00
Join a member of the Sizergh garden team for a seasonal garden walks. 1st Sunday of every month 11am-12pm and 1.30-2.30pm

Volunteer Taster Day at Sizergh 2 March 10am - 2pm

Thu 02 Mar 2017
10:00-14:00
New Year, Change Gear,Volunteer! Volunteer with us at Sizergh and make new friends, working in an amazing place and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering! Why not join us for tours of the...

Volunteer Taster Day at Sizergh 4 March 10am - 2pm

Sat 04 Mar 2017
10:00-14:00
New Year, Change Gear,Volunteer! Volunteer with us at Sizergh and make new friends, working in an amazing place and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering! Why not join us for tours of the...

Seasonal garden walks 1st Sunday of the month 5 March 11am-12pm and 1.30-2.30pm

Sun 05 Mar 2017
11:00-12:00
Join a member of the Sizergh garden team for a seasonal garden walks. 1st Sunday of every month 11am-12pm and 1.30-2.30pm

Free Monday walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm 6 Mar to end of Oct

Mon 06 Mar 2017
11:30-13:00
Join us on Mondays (6 March to end of October) for Free Monday guided walks at Sizergh 11.30am and 1.30pm. 11.30am - South estate loop, discovering the ancient archaeology of Sizergh fell. Approximately, 1.5 miles 1.30pm - North estate...
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Eating

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Shopping

Winter shopping at Sizergh

A souvenir from Sizergh

Why not treat yourself or loved ones to lovely gifts and tasty treats. Open 10-4 daily

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History

Two visitors experiencing the new exhibition room at Sizergh Castle, Cumbria

Open the door to the past 

Come on inside and take a tour that spans over 700 years! It may still be a family home but it’s much more than that.

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Wildlife

Male hawfinch at Sizergh

Tips for twitchers 

There's a science to spotting a hawfinch at Sizergh - take a look at this handy guide to help you spot them.

Robin (Erithacus rubecula) in December near Bradworthy, Devon

Where the wild things are 

Go bird spotting at Sizergh and then see if you can find a great crested newt hiding among the plants in our rock garden.

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Get involved

Room guides at Sizergh

Become a volunteer 

Volunteer with us at Sizergh and make new friends, working in an amazing place and knowing that you're helping a great cause - three fabulous reasons to get volunteering! Join us for Volunteer Taster Days on 2 and 4 March.

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