SPECIAL EVENT DAY
See the 1620s House and Garden come alive as costumed members of the Sealed Knot Society move in for the long weekend.
Meet the wealthy family members and their servants going about their business in the house, while outside in the grounds you can explore a tented camp full of early 17th century cookery, crafts, and games. Members of the local militia will also be on hand to show weapons and armour of the time and a herbalist can show you how local medicine was dispensed.
There is an assortment of activities for children and adults including ‘Horse Racing’ (a pastime of the landed gentry), as well as, musket and pike drill.
There will also be an opportunity to see;
- 17th Century cooking and the way food was served
- A Herbalist,
- A Scribe
- Wool Merchants,
- 17th Century Games where participation is encouraged
- A Barber Surgeon and
- 17th Century technology
Admission tickets on special event days (during normal open hours) will be subject to a £2 extra charge per person.
Alice in Wonderland Hunt
Saturday 31st July, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
The white Rabbit is late for a very important date and needs your help to find everything he needs to get to his important event on time! Pick up a sheet from our green Hut
Whispering Walls – A Journey to the Past
Tuesday 10th August, 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Join us for this immersive performance for family audiences and grown-ups. On your journey through the quiet beauty of the 1620s Manor House, meet intriguing characters from 400 years ago, a time of scientific, political and religious turmoil. Hear their heartfelt stories and secrets – the famous and the less well known – and discover hidden clues to the life of the House.
Thursday 12th August, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Ahoy shipmates! Join the fearsome band of pirates gathering for the annual piratical convention at the 1620s house and a morning or afternoon of fun and adventure. Aargh!
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