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Summer of Play

Lively garden games and activities for all the family, in our new Nature Garden, free of charge, all through the summer holidays.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

The Summer of Play is sponsored by Starling Bank. Entry to the garden, tea-room and bookshop is free. Normal fees apply for entry to the house.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

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

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The basics

Suitability

A fun and active for the whole family.

Meeting point

All the way down the bottom of the garden.

What to bring and wear

This is an outdoor activity, so please wear appropriate clothing for the weather.

Accessibility

Level access to garden, tea-room, bookshop and toilet.

Contact info

Paycocke's House and Garden

Upcoming events

Event

Paycocke's Centenary Day 

It's exactly 100 years since Paycocke's was given to the National Trust, and we are celebrating!

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on
6 May 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
Event

Quiet Day 

A chance for sensitive and neurodivergent people to explore and appreciate this elaborate Tudor house at their own pace, without distractions.

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on
7 May 2024
at
11:00 to 14:00
Event

Spinning Weekend 

Demonstrations and cheerful chat with the Mid-Essex Guild of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers.

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on
25 May to 27 May 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 2 other dates or times
Event

Coggeshall Open Gardens 

Paycocke's delightful Arts and Crafts style garden will be part of this lively, village-wide event.

Event summary

on
2 Jun 2024
at
13:00 to 18:00