Woolsthorpe Manor

Woolsthorpe Manor from the historic orchard
Woolsthorpe Manor

Things to see and do

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What's on 

Upcoming events

Bug hunting - Summer Holiday Workshops

Wed 26 Jul 2017
What creatures can you find in the water? Come pond dipping and be a science explorer in the natural world - crafts and activities for families in the great outdoors.

Up, up and away! Summer holiday workshops

Wed 02 Aug 2017
Ever wondered what gets things into the air? And how do they stay up there? Find out how and why by making your own rockets, parachutes and paper aeroplanes to launch. Family science with a flying theme.

Crafty Sundays at Woolsthorpe

Sun 10 Sep 2017
One Sunday a month we're inviting local stallholders to bring their wares to Woolsthorpe for a mini-craft event - just drop in and see what's here this month!

Apple Day and Crafty Sunday

Sun 08 Oct 2017
Combining old and new - our traditional Apple Day celebration with lots of hands-on crafts, activities and science stuff with an apple twist, alongside our regular craft fair. There may be some small charges for children's craft activities.
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Eating and shopping

A visitor with a bowl of soup and a slice of fresh bread at a National Trust café

Soup and science - what's not to like? 

We're just off the A1 so it's easy to drop in for a light lunch on your travels. Beware, though, lots of people start with the soup and get engrossed in the science!

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Get involved

Volunteers prepare flowers for a special event at Woolsthorpe Manor

Become a volunteer 

We're always ready to welcome new volunteers so take a look at the kind of roles we offer and how to join the team.

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The Manor House from the orchard

A place in scientific history 

This is where an apple fell from a tree - and the way we see the world changed.