A family taking photos in Brodsworth Hall's Enchanted garden

Enchanted Gardens

Something special is happening at our historic places this winter.

As the night draws in, our gardens will be filled with light, colour and sound as our season of Enchanted events begins.

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These unique events will lead you along an enchanting garden trail into a magical wonderland as our historic places are bathed in dramatic illumination. Strings of lanterns laced through the boughs of trees, fairy lights twinkling behind leaves and special surprises will transport you into a dream-like version of the past.

And the experience doesn’t end when the trail does. Emerging into the scene of a traditional fairground, you’ll be carried back to times gone by. There will be plenty to enjoy besides – from mince pies and mulled wine, to Christmas shopping at our heritage-inspired stalls.

Enchanted Events 2018

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THE ILLUMINATING HISTORY OF LIGHTING

For most of our history, lighting that was an unthinkable luxury. Fires, small candles, lamps and moonlight were all we had at our disposal to lengthen our days. In this blog we’re shining a light on this centuries-old struggle to overcome darkness.

Read this blog post

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