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Elizabethan Portrait Sketching

Unleash your inner artist in the inspiring surroundings of Speke Hall's Great Hall as Shakespeare North put on a relaxed portrait drawing session.

  • Booking essential
  • Admission applies

Inspired by images of significant historical figures, join us for a session sketching pen portraits of live sitters in period costume in an Elizabethan style. Drawing materials will be provided and no experience is required.

Please note, normal admission also applies.

Times

Prices

Event ticket prices

Ticket typeTicket category
Adult £15.00
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The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895

Suitability

Not suitable for children.

Meeting point

The workshop will take place in the Great Hall of the Speke Hall mansion. Please arrive to Reception, who will guide you.

What to bring and wear

This is a seated event, chairs are provided. You may wish to bring a cushion if you would like.

Accessibility

Free, accessible car park with spaces for Blue Badge holders. Great Hall and Home Farm restaurant are fully accessible with step-free, level access. Accessible toilet located in Dairy Courtyard.

Upcoming events

Event

Speke Hall Christmas Opening Weekends 

Join us for a timeless Christmas at Speke Hall this winter on our Christmas opening weekends.

Event summary

on
1 Dec to 10 Dec 2023
at
12:30 to 16:00
+ 5 other dates or times
Event

Winter Ranger Rambles 

Explore and learn all about the history of the Speke Hall estate as our Area Ranger takes you on a winter tour.

Event summary

on
1 Dec to 8 Dec 2023
at
13:00 to 14:00
+ 3 other dates or times
Event

SOLD OUT - Christmas Ghost Stories 

Don’t be alarmed by the tick of the clock or darkening shadows as you take part in an old Victorian tradition of ghost stories at Christmas.

Event summary

on
1 Dec 2023
at
17:45 to 19:30
+ 1 other date or time
Event

Christmas Craft Workshop 

Bring your children for some Christmas crafting fun this December at Speke Hall.

Event summary

on
2 Dec to 17 Dec 2023
at
12:00 to 14:00
+ 5 other dates or times