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Summer of play

Join us for a jam-packed summer that's full of ways to play.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

It's time for Summer of Play! Discover every flavour of play at Coleton Fishacre from 27 July - 1 September. Create, explore, move, wonder, make-believe. Try it all, find your favourite, come back again and again.

Summer of Play activities are free (normal admission applies). Summer of Play is sponsored by Starling Bank.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

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

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The basics

Suitability

Children are very welcome accompanied by an adult

Meeting point

Activities will be taking part across the garden, so follow the signs or speak to one of our team in reception for directions.

What to bring and wear

Please bring clothing and footwear suitable for the weather on the day you plan to visit, as these activities will take place outside.

Accessibility

There are steep slopes, narrow paths and steps in the garden. Ask one of the team on arrival for a welcome map, which will highlight accessible routes.

Other

Please note that all activities are free but normal admissions still apply. Dogs welcome.

Upcoming events

Event

National Lottery Open Week 

To say thank you to the Lottery players who have made so much of our conservation work possible, we’re taking part in the National Lottery Open Week. Just present your lottery ticket or scratch card to explore Coleton Fishacre for free.

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on
9 Mar to 17 Mar 2024
at
10:30 to 16:30
+ 8 other dates or times
Event

Easter egg hunt at Coleton Fishacre 

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

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on
23 Mar to 13 Apr 2024
at
10:30 to 16:00
+ 21 other dates or times
Event

Blossom Week 

Celebrate Blossom Week at Coleton Fishacre from 20-27 April.

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on
20 Apr to 27 Apr 2024
at
10:30 to 16:30
+ 7 other dates or times
Event

Nature explorers: Getting to know Barn Owls 

Join The Barn Owl Trust in the loggia at Coleton Fishacre for a pop-up talk on all things Barn Owls.

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on
29 May to 30 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 1 other date or time