What's on this February at Upton House and Gardens

Join us at Upton House and Gardens for the February installments of our two popular series: 'Give it a go' art workshops and Afternoon Tea Talks. Why not learn a new craft with our local experts? Or how about settling down for a fascinating talk on Upton's history, followed by a traditional afternoon tea with cream and jam - delicious! Booking is essential as spaces are limited.

Valentine's fabric crafting

Fabric Valentine's Day cards

On Thursday 6 February, local textile artist Lis Mann will show you how to use fabric to create a beautiful handcrafted Valentine's card for your loved one. £30 per person, all materials and refreshments included.

Sevres porcelain from the collection at Upton House and Gardens

White Gold: Upton's porcelain collection

On Thursday 13 February, we're taking a delve into Upton's priceless porcelain. Learn more about Sevres pieces formerly owned by kings and empresses, and the rare Chelsea figures collected by Viscount Bearsted and gifted to the National Trust. From one piece of finery to the next - this talk will be followed by an indulgent cream tea.