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What's On

Step into history with our winter season of events.

Join us for stargazing in our historic places, get hands-on with creepy critters and awesome archaeology or go behind the scenes at our historic houses with exclusive tours. 

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Upcoming Events

February Half Term

Plan ahead for February half term with our series of Hands On History events for families. 

Learn to be a Victorian butler, explore an ancient castle and build your very own den in a historic woodland park. 

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Valentine's Day Ideas

Fall in love with history with your Valentine's date by your side. Spend a day exploring leafy woodlands, enchanting ruins and iconic castles, and see where some of history's most interesting characters have lived and loved before. 

From cooking a Victorian treat for your loved one, discovering the secret language of flowers or experiencing a romantic day out, we've got you covered with our Valentine's Day ideas.

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Forthcoming events

  • The Archers Pavillion in the Wrest Park grounds.

    Garden Tours

    Tuesdays, Thursdays and some Sundays Tuesday and Thursday at 11.30am & 1.30pm and 2pm on some Sundays Wrest Park
  • Saturday Archaeology Club

    Sat 16 Feb 10:30am - 12:30pm Wrest Park
  • Castle Quest

    Sat 16 – Sun 24 February 2019 10am – 4pm daily Beeston Castle and Woodland Park
  • Castle Quest

    Sat 16 – Sun 24 February 2019 10am – 4pm daily Carisbrooke Castle
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