The Workhouse, Southwell

The Workhouse, Southwell

History

The Workhouse, Southwell

Our work

The Workhouse, Southwell

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Things to see and do

The Workhouse, Southwell

Eating and shopping

The Workhouse, Southwell

What's on

Upcoming events

'Do it Different' Southwell Shop and Arts Trail

Sat 08 Feb 2020
09:00-17:00
Explore the town of Southwell with this spring arts trail. The trail features work from the artists involved in the 'Do it Different' project which is exhibiting at The Workhouse this spring.

Children's Spring Trail

Sat 08 Feb 2020
12:00-16:00
Follow this free children's spring trail and complete the activities as you explore The Workhouse site.

The Workhouse opens for a new season in 2020

Sat 08 Feb 2020
12:00-17:00
The Workhouse is re-opening after an essential winter clean from our hard-working conservation team.

Trust New Art 'Do it Different' project at The Workhouse

Sat 08 Feb 2020
12:00-17:00
See the final exhibition of the 2019 Trust New Arts project at The Workhouse. The commission has been created by people with a range of abilities including young residents of Southwell’s Caudwell House, Minster View and MenCap Nottinghamshire.

Workhouse Live

Wed 19 Feb 2020
12:00-16:00
Step back in time at The Workhouse - find and help the inmates doing their daily jobs.

Sensory Saturdays

Sat 07 Mar 2020
12:00-16:00
Explore and discover The Workhouse kitchen garden and take part in special sensory activities.
The Workhouse, Southwell

Learning

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Groups

An interpretation panel printed on gauze showing three old and infirm male paupers in dormitory

Organise a visit 

Take a look at what we can offer your group and how to make your booking.

The Workhouse, Southwell

Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at The Workhouse, Southwell on the National Trust Collections website