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Little Gardeners Family Trail

Help the Cotehele gardeners get ready for spring by completing nature activities around the garden.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

It's time for the family to get out in the garden! From 3 - 25 February come and try out our Little Gardener's trail. Even in the winter there are so many things to do to keep the gardens looking tidy and the Cotehele gardeners need your help. Become a Little Gardener and complete activities such as sowing seeds, smelling herbs, watching birds and finding your very own nature treasures. Can you help get the garden ready for spring?

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This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

What to bring and wear

Our gardeners work in all weathers, so please come prepared.

Accessibility

This activity takes place in our gardens where there are some steps and narrow archways. Our full access statement can be found on our homepage.

Upcoming events

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Nature Walks 

Join our Nature Walks volunteer Andy on free monthly walks to learn about the ecology of the beautiful and varied Cotehele estate.

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on
25 Feb to 24 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 9 other dates or times
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on
2 Mar to 5 Oct 2024
at
10:00 to 13:00
+ 7 other dates or times
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Daffodils at Cotehele 

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on
16 Mar to 24 Mar 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 8 other dates or times
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Easter egg hunt at Cotehele 

This spring, treat the whole family to a world of adventure at Cotehele on an Easter trail.

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on
29 Mar to 14 Apr 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 16 other dates or times