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Celebrating 200 years of The Argory

Step back in time and join us for a grand celebration honouring two centuries of heritage and grace at The Argory.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

As we mark this momentous milestone, immerse yourself in a day filled with festivities, nostalgia, and jubilation, paying homage to the rich legacy of this beloved estate.

Join us as we honour the legacy, heritage, and splendour of The Argory in an unforgettable celebration of two centuries of timeless elegance. Whether you're a history enthusiast, a nature lover, or simply seeking a day of joyous festivities, the Bicentennial Jubilee promises an experience to treasure for generations to come.

On the day, expect live Jazz and Silver Bands, face painting, lawn games, swingboat, carousel and vintage chair o planes, Estate and Garden Tour, Boat Trips in partnership with Blackwater Community Barge (pre-ticketed event), alongside a BBQ and baked treats inspired by the rich history of the house, featuring classics like pineapple upside-down cake and an irresistible ice cream selection.

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Prices

Event ticket prices

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

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The basics

Suitability

Suitable for children if accompanied by an adult.

Meeting point

Visitors Reception

What to bring and wear

Casual

Accessibility

Blue Badge parking available adjacent to visitor reception. Accessible toilet near to main car park. Mobility scooter available from reception. Most walks accessible, any steep slopes have alternative routes.

Upcoming events

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Specialist House Tour at The Argory 

Join collections manager Ana Copeland on a specialist house tour Celebrating 200 years of The Argory.

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on
14 Jun 2024
at
14:00 to 15:00
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Yoga in Nature: Serenity at The Argory 

Embark on a journey of tranquility amidst the picturesque surroundings of The Argory with our rejuvenating "Yoga in Nature" event with Sarah Fee.

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on
15 Jun 2024
at
09:30 to 11:30
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10k Run at The Argory 

Join us for a 10k family and adult run along the scenic trails of The Argory, as we celebrate a monumental milestone - 200 years of The Argory estate!

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on
29 Jun 2024
at
08:30 to 11:00
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Summer Boat trips at The Argory 

Experience the rich history and scenic beauty of The Argory Estate with a summer boat trip along the Blackwater river.

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on
30 Jun 2024
at
10:30 to 11:00
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