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Sizergh’s Spring Bird Challenge 

Can you discover eight of the birds that call Sizergh home? Take part in the Spring Bird Challenge.

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on
24 May to 31 May 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 7 other dates or times
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Garden Tours 

Discover Sizergh’s garden and plant collection with a garden tour.

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on
27 May to 31 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 12:00
+ 124 other dates or times
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Guided Walk: Prehistoric Sizergh 

Explore the traces of Sizergh’s prehistoric past, and its picturesque present, with a guided walk to Sizergh Fell. Booking is essential.

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on
27 May to 19 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 6 other dates or times
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House Tours 

Meet some of the key characters in Sizergh’s history, delving into 800 years of history.

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on
28 May to 31 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 11:45
+ 33 other dates or times
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Conservation in Action: Banqueting Hall Tapestry 

Watch the House team undertake vital conservation work on the Banqueting Hall tapestry.

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on
28 May to 30 May 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Estate Walks with NaturesGems 

Explore the nature of the Sizergh Estate on a NaturesGems tour.

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on
1 Jun to 31 Jul 2024
at
09:00 to 13:00
+ 3 other dates or times
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Summer of Play 

Step back in time with Summer of Play at Sizergh.

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on
1 Jun to 8 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:30
+ 99 other dates or times
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British Sign Language Guided Tour - House and Garden 

Take a guided tour supported by British Sign Language interpretation, in association with Cumbria Deaf Association.

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on
1 Jun to 3 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 2 other dates or times
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Guided Walk: Ancient Trees and Magnificent Murals 

Discover spectacular ancient trees and a historic mural with a guided walk to Helsington Church. Booking is essential.

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on
3 Jun to 26 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 6 other dates or times
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Pop-up talk: The Sizergh Sisters 

Discover some of Sizergh’s lesser-known stories with pop-up talks.

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on
4 Jun to 31 Oct 2024
at
14:15 to 14:45
+ 22 other dates or times
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Pop-up talk: Three Queens of Sizergh 

Discover some of Sizergh’s lesser-known stories with pop-up talks.

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on
4 Jun to 31 Oct 2024
at
15:00 to 15:30
+ 22 other dates or times
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Question Time with Sizergh's Gardeners 

Join a gardener to spend an hour learning about Sizergh’s plants.

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on
5 Jun to 2 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 12:00
+ 4 other dates or times
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Be Informed About Bees 

Learn about these fascinating and important pollinators with special beekeeper talks.

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on
5 Jun to 14 Aug 2024
at
14:00 to 15:00
+ 2 other dates or times
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Gunpowder Walk 

Take a guided walk through the remains of the Sedgwick Gunpowder works.

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on
20 Jun 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
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Conservation in Action: Hungry Bugs & Beasties 

Come along and see how the House team are combatting insect pest problems.

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on
2 Jul to 4 Jul 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Conservation in Action: Boynton Bedroom Deep Clean 

This August, the House team will be deep cleaning the Boynton Bedroom – come along and see how.

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on
6 Aug to 8 Aug 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Ancient Trees exhibition 

Standing proud on the estate for centuries, Sizergh’s ancient trees can tell fascinating stories about the landscape.

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on
6 Sep to 3 Nov 2024
at
10:00 to 17:00
+ 58 other dates or times
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Conservation in Action: Bindloss Bedroom Deep Clean 

Watch the House team do the Bindloss Bedroom deep clean this September.

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on
17 Sep to 19 Sep 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Conservation in Action: Carved Wood & Overmantles 

Witness important conservation work on Sizergh’s carved wood and overmantles.

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on
24 Sep to 26 Sep 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Sizergh Orchard Day 

Where better to spend a day during harvest season than in one of Sizergh’s old orchards?

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on
27 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 14:00
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Conservation in Action: Books & Paper 

Watch conservation volunteers undertake the winter book clean at Sizergh.

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on
15 Oct to 17 Oct 2024
at
12:00 to 16:00
+ 1 other date or time