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Volunteer Voice - Exhibition and activities

Come and join us as we celebrate the work of our amazing volunteers, with a series of activities planned for the whole family to enjoy.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event

During volunteer voice week (Saturday 1st-Friday 7th June), we will have an exhibition in our historic stable yard which will focus on the stories and achievements of our wonderful volunteer team both at Saltram and Plym Bridge.

Join us on Saturday 1st June between 10am-2pm for some one-off volunteering the whole family can enjoy. Complete 3 types of 2-minute volunteering activities across the parkland, such as litter picking, butterfly spotting and tree identification to earn a special Junior Urban Ranger badge.

Feeling crafty? Head to stable 6 on Saturday 1st June and join us for lots of paint and colouring fun to create your own butterfly pictures to take home.

Free activities. Parking charges apply unless an NT member. If you wish to visit the house or gardens, admission charges apply unless NT members.

Times

The basics

Meeting point

Inside Stable 6 for all activities

Accessibility

Stable 6 has a ramp for wheelchairs and pushchairs. Access to the Orchard classroom is suitable for off-road wheelchairs and pushchairs. Walkways in the parkland are sloped and uneven.

Upcoming events

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on
28 May to 2 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:15
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Creative Saltram 

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on
28 May to 1 Nov 2024
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11:00 to 16:30
+ 157 other dates or times
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Wild Wednesdays - May Half Term - Pond Dipping 

Join us for another wild Wednesday session to explore some of the amazing creatures and plants, with a family friendly pond dipping session.

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on
29 May 2024
at
10:00 to 11:00
+ 3 other dates or times
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Spring garden tours 

Join one of Saltram's garden team for a walk and talk. Learn about the history of the garden and its highlights during late Spring. Gain some insider knowledge of how its looked after, you might even pick up some tips to take home with you.

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on
29 May 2024
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11:00 to 11:45