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Baloo’s Clues Trail 

Explore the house and garden at Bateman’s collecting clues to solve Baloo’s puzzles.

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on
29 May to 2 Jun 2024
at
10:00 to 16:30
+ 4 other dates or times
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Kipling Introductory Talks 

Get a snapshot into the life of Rudyard Kipling before looking around his home.

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on
29 May to 31 Oct 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 111 other dates or times
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Performance by The Adur Concert Band 

Enjoy the sounds of The Adur Concert Band during your visit to Bateman’s.

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on
2 Jun 2024
at
12:00 to 15:00
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Poetry reading in the garden  

Listen to a selection of Kipling’s poetry, recited in the place which inspired the writing.

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on
5 Jun to 1 Sep 2024
at
11:30 to 14:30
+ 27 other dates or times
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Pop-up garden talks 

Join a short talk with the garden team, focussing on one aspect of their work in the garden at Bateman’s.

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on
10 Jun to 31 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 14:30
+ 8 other dates or times
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Conservation Wednesdays 

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes to look after the collection at Bateman’s?

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on
12 Jun to 11 Dec 2024
at
11:30 to 15:30
+ 6 other dates or times
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A Beginner's Guide to Identifying Bumblebees Workshop 

Ever wanted to tell your buff tail from your early bumblebee? Join our bumblebee experts in learning how to identify the different bumblebees that can be found at Bateman’s.

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on
13 Jun to 3 Jul 2024
at
10:30 to 15:30
+ 1 other date or time
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The Jungle Book Games Trail 

Get active and compete in our Jungle Book themed games. Can you complete all the games to win your medal?

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on
13 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:30
+ 50 other dates or times
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Storytelling in the garden 

Immerse yourself in children's stories read in the peaceful setting of Bateman’s garden.

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on
20 Jul to 21 Sep 2024
at
11:30 to 14:30
+ 22 other dates or times
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Rudyard Kipling – Something of myself performance 

Listen to Rudyard Kipling, seemingly in person, talking about his life, through readings of his poetry.

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on
26 Aug 2024
at
11:00 to 15:45
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Local craft makers pop-up shop 

This late summer be inspired by local craft makers in the home of Rudyard Kipling.

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on
31 Aug to 8 Sep 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 8 other dates or times
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British Tapestry Group Weaving Exhibition: IF Only 

Explore the world of contemporary weaving through locally made tapestries inspired by Bateman’s and Rudyard Kipling.

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on
14 Sep to 29 Sep 2024
at
11:00 to 16:00
+ 15 other dates or times