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Halloween pumpkin trail

26 Oct - 3 Nov 10am-5pm, last entry 4pm. Exploring the ground floor of the house, find ten suncatchers featuring mysterious and magical pumpkins. With a jack-o'-lantern theme, in the gardens enjoy family games. £2 per trail sheet and prize.

  • Booking not needed
  • Admission applies

Celebrating The Vyne’s successfully conserved stained-glass windows, explore the ground-floor of the house and locate ten vibrant suncatchers featuring all kinds of mysterious and magical pumpkins. Inspired by the jack-o'-lantern, in the gardens, have a go at pumpkin patch bean bag and ring toss as well as noughts & crosses.

£2 per trail sheet and chocolate/sweet prize.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
All Trail sheet + prize£2.00
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The basics

Suitability

Families welcome

Meeting point

Enter the gardens through Visitor Reception and follow the main path until you find each activity.

What to bring and wear

You'll need weather-appropriate clothes and waterproof shoes.

Accessibility

All points of interest are accessible via the main gravel garden paths and the main visitor route through the ground floor of the house.

Other

Please tell us if anyone has any allergies so we can find an appropriate prize for you.

Upcoming events

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on
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at
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on
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at
11:00 to 15:00
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on
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at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 39 other dates or times
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on
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at
10:00 to 10:20
+ 7 other dates or times