UNLIMITED ACCESS TO OVER 400 HISTORIC PLACES
Live and breathe the story of England at royal castles, historic gardens, forts & defences, world-famous prehistoric sites and many others.
Sat 20 Jul - Sat 24 Aug 2019TIME
11am - 5pm
Wrest ParkSUITABLE FOR
Get set for a jam-packed summer as we bring history to life with fun-filled family events at Wrest Park.
Discover the myths and legends of England’s past as you tip toe around the gardens on a trail to spot magical fairies. Learn about life upstairs and downstairs in a country house and explore the world of crime and punishment in the Victorian age.
The activities will change on a daily basis so why not come back time and time again to try something new?
Sat 20 Jul - Sun 28 Jul 2019 - Myths and Legends
Come along for a folklore tour in our grounds to uncover the myths and legends of England's past. Pick up your quest sheet from our Victorian Fairy Hunters and tip toe around the gardens to find the smallest, most magical residents. Discover fairies, imps and nymphs!
Tours at 11.30am, 12:30pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm, 3.30pm and 4.30pm.
Mon 29 Jul - Sun 4 Aug 2019 - Secrets and Spies
Attention! Right you ‘orrible lot, it’s training time. Become a Home Front hero and be put through your paces at Wrest Park.
Mon 5 - Sun 11 Aug 2019 - Country Houses
Come and explore the murky world of crime and punishment in the Victorian age. Hear the scandals of insidious grave robbers, secretive conspirators and the dastardly world of smuggling.
Mon 12 - Sun 18 Aug 2019 - Myths and Legends
Test your circus skills at Wrest Park and enjoy our interactive performances where history comes alive as we explore England's myths and legends.
Mon 19 - Sat 24 Aug 2019 - Myths and Legends
Hear the shocking tales of the daring and dashing Dick Turpin, the renowned highwayman, and his dastardly deeds.
|English Heritage members||Free|
|Child, 5-17 years||£6.90|
Ticket price includes entry to event.
Tickets will be available to purchase at the event site on the day.