Remembrance Poppy Display

Handmade poppy with house in distance

Celebrating 70 years since the end of the Second World War and the end of our Banking for Victory presentation comes to its close, we reflect and remember those played their part and lost their lives. From 22 October – 13 November we’ll have a range of celebration and remembrance activities taking place.

Make a Poppy, 22-30 October, 12-3pm

Create a poppy to display in the garden for Remembrance Day and make something for yourself to take home. This event is aimed at everyone there will be easier crafts for children and more challenging crafting for adults too. £2pp. Donations will go to the British Legion Normal admission prices apply.

Join us to make a poppy for our display and one to take home
Three handmade poppy's on grass
Join us to make a poppy for our display and one to take home

Remembrance Poppy Display, 12 & 13 November 12-4pm

See the poppies crafted by visitors displayed around the property and write your own messages to the fallen on our flag of remembrance in the house. Normal admission prices apply

Write a message to the fallen, 22 October – 13 November

At the end of your house visit take moment in the Ballard room to write your own message to the fallen by our flag of remembrance. 

Find peace in the gardens

The garden is a great place for reflection, so please enjoy a wander along the winter route, enjoying time with friends and family or finding a quiet corner to reflect.  

Please check here for our opening days and times. From 31 October we are open Fridays - Mondays, 12-4pm.