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    Spring Posies for Mother’s Day Spring Posies for Mother’s Day

    Saturday 30th March, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm


    Come and join us in The Tea Barn to create a perfect gift for Mother’s day sourcing flowers and herbs from our picturesque gardens. Sessions at 11.00 am to 12.00 pm and 12.30 pm to 1.30 pm

    • Children and Families
    • Living History
    The Sealed Knot at The 1620s House & Garden The Sealed Knot at The 1620s House & Garden

    Saturday 6th April - Sunday 7th April, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm


    Join The Sealed Knot who will be bringing history alive in the beautiful surroundings of The 1620s House & Garden over this opening weekend.

    • Children and Families
    • Seasonal
    Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt Sir Pigsby Piggy Hunt

    Saturday 13th April - Sunday 28th April, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm


    Pick up a sheet from our Ticket Office, explore the 1620s Garden to help Sir Pigsby find his piggy friends and return to the Ticket Office to claim your prize.

    • Children and Families
    • Tea Room
    Barn Tea Room Open Barn Tea Room Open

    Thursday 28th March, 11:00 am - 3:30 pm


    The Barn Tea Room will be serving refreshments, including soup and home-made cakes, from 11:00 am- 3:30 pm every Thursday from 7th February to 28th March

    • Children and Families
    1620s House & Garden Reopens 1620s House & Garden Reopens

    Thursday 4th April, 10:30 am - 4:30 pm


    The 1620s House & Garden Reopens its doors to the public from 10.30 am

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 13th April, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Concerts
    • Living History
    Live Lute Music Live Lute Music

    Sunday 14th April, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


    Nick Gravestock will be playing a combination of a replica 1583 lute and a renaissance guitar dressed in authentic reproduction costume of the late Elizabethan period, in the Great Chamber at the 1620s House & Garden.

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Fairy Foraging Fairy Foraging

    Monday 15th April, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm


    The kingdom’s fairy dust has all gone missing and our fairy in training desperately needs to make some more but doesn’t have the right ingredients.  Help the fairy find the ingredients she needs to complete her spell to make more dairy dust.

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Egg Decorating & Easter Crafts Egg Decorating & Easter Crafts

    Saturday 20th April, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    Enjoy Egg decorating and Easter crafts in the Old barn Tea room

    • Garden / Plant
    Plant Hunter’s Fair Plant Hunter’s Fair

    Saturday 4th May, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


    Join us for The Plant Hunter’s Fair

    • Concerts
    • Living History
    Live Lute Music Live Lute Music

    Sunday 5th May, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


    Nick Gravestock will be playing a combination of a replica 1583 lute and a renaissance guitar dressed in authentic reproduction costume of the late Elizabethan period, in the Great Chamber at the 1620s House & Garden.

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 11th May, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Paranormal
    Paranormal Investigation Paranormal Investigation

    Saturday 1st June - Sunday 2nd June, 9:00 pm - 2:00 am


    The house, barn and gardens offer a range of exciting and different paranormal experiences. Group members will have the opportunity to use a comprehensive range of paranormal investigative equipment such as dousing rods, EMF meters, ‘Ghost Boxes’ (record voice phenomena) as well as participate in séances, glass divination and table tipping sessions. All of our paranormal events to date at Donington Le Heath have been hugely successful with activity getting stronger every time we visit!

    • Concerts
    • Living History
    Live Lute Music Live Lute Music

    Sunday 2nd June, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


    Nick Gravestock will be playing a combination of a replica 1583 lute and a renaissance guitar dressed in authentic reproduction costume of the late Elizabethan period, in the Great Chamber at the 1620s House & Garden.

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 8th June, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 13th July, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Concerts
    • Living History
    Live Lute Music Live Lute Music

    Sunday 14th July, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


    Nick Gravestock will be playing a combination of a replica 1583 lute and a renaissance guitar dressed in authentic reproduction costume of the late Elizabethan period, in the Great Chamber at the 1620s House & Garden.

    • Children and Families
    • Theatre
    Heartbreak Productions Present: Romeo and Juliet (Outdoor Theatre) Heartbreak Productions Present: Romeo and Juliet (Outdoor Theatre)

    Sunday 28th July, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


    IN A WORLD OF FAKERY, WHAT BECOMES OF TRUE LOVE? You are invited to an exclusive glittering red-carpet event that will be attended by notorious celebrity families, The Montagues and the Capulets.

    • Garden / Plant
    Plant Hunter’s Fair Plant Hunter’s Fair

    Sunday 4th August, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


    Join us for The Plant Hunter’s Fair

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 10th August, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Paranormal
    Paranormal Investigation Paranormal Investigation

    Saturday 7th September - Sunday 8th September, 8:00 pm - 1:00 am


    The house, barn and gardens offer a range of exciting and different paranormal experiences. Group members will have the opportunity to use a comprehensive range of paranormal investigative equipment such as dousing rods, EMF meters, ‘Ghost Boxes’ (record voice phenomena) as well as participate in séances, glass divination and table tipping sessions. All of our paranormal events to date at Donington Le Heath have been hugely successful with activity getting stronger every time we visit!

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

    Saturday 14th September, 11:00 am - 3:00 pm


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Children and Families
    • Craft / Workshop
    Friends Jacobean Craft Group Friends Jacobean Craft Group

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


    See the costumed members of the Friends Jacobean Craft Group undertaking their needlework projects inside the House. 

    • Paranormal
    Paranormal Investigation Paranormal Investigation

    Saturday 2nd November - Sunday 3rd November, 8:00 pm - 1:00 am


    The house, barn and gardens offer a range of exciting and different paranormal experiences. Group members will have the opportunity to use a comprehensive range of paranormal investigative equipment such as dousing rods, EMF meters, ‘Ghost Boxes’ (record voice phenomena) as well as participate in séances, glass divination and table tipping sessions. All of our paranormal events to date at Donington Le Heath have been hugely successful with activity getting stronger every time we visit!

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