Explore a variety of food & drink stalls and enjoy live music, as you discover tasty treats to enjoy on site or to take home. Normal admission prices apply.
Discover the Castle’s history and collections, browse lovely craft stalls, meet costumed characters and enjoy children’s craft activities. Free entry.
Enjoy free entry for Mums (with a paying child). Paint a flower pot and learn how to plant bulbs to create a beautiful summer garden. Plus, Mums can enjoy a free glass of wine in the cafe.
Follow the fairy trail around the Castle, make your own unicorn or dragon bookmark and create a pixie door to take home. *£2 additional charge for activities.
Discover beautiful crafts as you find the perfect gift for friends or family, or simply a treat for yourself. Normal admission prices.
Enjoy fun hands on craft activities and a Castle trail throughout the summer holidays. 28-31 July: Nature Explorers 4-7 August: Super Heroes 11-14 August: Messy Science 18-21 August: Discover Dinosaurs 25-28 August: Pirate Fun £2.00 additional charge for activities.
Put on your best pirate costume and join us as you hunt for treasure, learn cannon drills, sea shanties and how to talk Pirate. Plus make your own pirate puppet. Normal admission prices apply.
Bring along your favourite teddy for a fantastic day of traditional games, competitions and stories. Make your own teddy bear puppet, watch puppet theatre and enjoy a picnic in the grounds. Bear hunt around the Castle.
Make a dancing peg doll and a teddy bear puppet and go on a bear hunt around the Castle. *£2 additional charge for activities, plus normal admission. Bear Hunt free.