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Summer of Play at Saltram

Become a 'Marvellous Maker' this Summer and complete your activity booklet to earn a special medal.

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Enjoy time together over the school holidays and become a ‘marvellous maker’ in a Summer of Play at Saltram, featuring a programme of activities there is something fun for all the family.

Join in a variety of games available every day by the play tent. Or can you and your family top the leaderboard in a game on tournament on Tuesdays?

Wild Wednesdays are back for the summer. Enjoy nature activities with the Saltram team, booking is essential for these events as space is limited.

Feeling crafty? Why not come along to a drop-in art workshops every Thursday, 11am-3pm, with a different art activity theme each week. Then from Monday 26 – Friday 31 August, come and add your own creation to the big ‘Saltram summer scrapbook’ giant artwork. Drop-in between 11am – 3pm.

And finally, complete your very own activity scrap book to become a ‘marvellous maker’, featuring activities and trails to keep you busy all summer.

Available from the Welcome Centre for £1.

Admission charges apply if visiting the garden, free for NT members.

Parking charges apply, free for NT members.

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Prices

Event prices

Ticket typeTicket category
per trail booklet£1.00
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The basics

Accessibility

Gravelled paths in the garden with some slopes, small hills and dips. The main pathways around the garden are step free.

Upcoming events

Event

Creative Saltram 

Inspired by Angelica Kaufman’s self-expression through art, music and poetry, this year Saltram celebrates work by Kauffman and other artists and makers at Saltram, offering ways to get creative on your visits this season.

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on
21 Jun to 1 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 16:30
+ 133 other dates or times
Event

Big Green Trail 

Join us at Saltram for the Big Green Trail event: Join in with eco-friendly crafts and activities for the whole family

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on
22 Jun 2024
at
11:00 to 14:00
Event

Summer garden tours 

Join one of Saltram's garden team for a walk and talk, and learn about the history of the garden and its highlights throughout the Summer.

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on
26 Jun to 21 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 11:45
+ 4 other dates or times
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Saltram’s summer late nights 

Enjoy sunny summer evenings on Saltram's lawns every Friday this summer.

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on
19 Jul to 30 Aug 2024
at
17:00 to 19:00
+ 6 other dates or times