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Open Archives

Look behind the scenes with our research and archive volunteers.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Come and meet our dedicated team of volunteers as they dig into the archives at Wentworth Castle Gardens. Pop in to discover something new about the fascinating history of this site and those who have lived and worked here. If you have a specific area of interest, please email us in advance at wentworthcastlegardens@nationaltrust.org.uk so the volunteers can be looking into your query.

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

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The basics

Meeting point

Meet in the Blackbourn Room in the Conservatory building.

Accessibility

The Conservatory building is completely accessible.

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Upcoming events

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Summer of Play at Wentworth Castle Gardens 

With a fairy-tale castle, secret gardens and winding wilderness paths, Wentworth Castle Gardens is the perfect setting for your Summer of Play, sponsored by Starling Bank and supported by Sport England. Join us every day throughout the holidays.

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on
20 Jul to 1 Sep 2024
at
10:00 to 16:00
+ 43 other dates or times
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Beginners’ Running group 

Meet like-minded people and build up your fitness in the beautiful surroundings of Wentworth Castle Gardens.

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on
24 Jul to 18 Dec 2024
at
10:15 to 12:00
+ 21 other dates or times
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The Steelosaurus visits the Reading Room 

Join us for a fun and interactive book reading with Helen Hunt, local author and illustrator of 'The Steelosaurus'.

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on
24 Jul 2024
at
11:00 to 12:00
+ 1 other date or time
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Ranger Rambles at Wentworth Castle Gardens 

Join the Rangers for a monthly ramble in the extensive parkland and woodlands of Wentworth Castle Gardens.

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on
25 Jul to 28 Nov 2024
at
11:00 to 13:00
+ 4 other dates or times