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Fun Thursdays

Build a boat with us this summer and take part in our 1924 Paris games sailing race.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Every Thursday throughout the school holidays, we'll be in the activity hut building sailing boats out of twigs. Then race your boat across our course and add your time to our daily score board.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

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

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The basics

Suitability

Child friendly

Meeting point

The activity hut

What to bring and wear

Event will involve water.

Accessibility

The activity hut is in the grounds of the castle and can be reached on level, step free paths. The activity hut has a ramp to access it and seating inside.

Other

This is a free drop in event

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on
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at
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on
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at
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on
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at
13:00 to 16:00
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on
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at
10:30 to 12:30