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The next event is our Pumpkin Plotters Hunt running throughout Half Term Thurs -Sun 10.30 am - 3.00 pm

Please note that there will be temporary road closures for Station Road, Ashburton Road, Central Road , Grange Road & Dennis Street between Saturday 12th October and Sunday 20th October, so please allow extra time to get to us.

Our Winter Opening Times can be found here.


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Ticket Prices

Ticket Prices

Click below to view our 12 month admission ticket prices


Opening Times

Opening Times

Opening Times

Our Winter Opening Times can be foundĀ here.

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Our Location

Our Location

We’re situated south of Coalville, between the villages of Donington le Heath and Hugglescote, in north west Leicestershire

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What's on

    • Children and Families
    • Living History
    • Children and Families
    • Living History
    Gunpowder, Treason and Plot Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

    Sunday 3rd November, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm.

    Join us in a fun day discovering the story behind the Gunpowder Plot in a house owned by the family of one of the plotters.

    • Craft / Workshop
    • Tea Room
    Crafty Corner in the Barn Crafty Corner in the Barn

    Saturday 12th October - Sunday 20th October, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm.

    Come along and get messy in our Barn during our opening times throughout half term and join in our fun crafts and activities

    • Children and Families
    Pumpkin Plotters Hunt Pumpkin Plotters Hunt

    Thursday 17th October - Sunday 20th October, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm.

    Join the hunt for the plotting Pumpkins!

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