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  • Chiswick House Chiswick HouseLondon

    A magnificent neo-Palladian villa set in 65 acres of beautiful historic gardens

  • Boughton Monchelsea Place Boughton Monchelsea PlaceKent, South East

    Tudor manor house near Maidstone with spectacular panoramic views

  • Athelhampton House Athelhampton HouseDorset, South West

    One of the finest 15th Century Houses in England, nestled in the Piddle Valley

  • Holkham Hall Holkham HallNorfolk, East of England

    A breathtaking Palladian mansion house with an outstanding art collection

  • Welbeck Abbey Welbeck AbbeyDerbyshire, East Midlands

    Home to the Cavendish-Bentinck family from 1607 to the present

  • Ludlow Castle Ludlow CastleShropshire, Heart of England

    The finest of medieval ruined castles

  • Harewood House Harewood HouseWest Yorkshire

    One of the finest Treasure Houses of England, in York's most beautiful landscape

  • Capesthorne Hall Capesthorne HallCheshire, North West

    A spectacular venue for weddings, corporate functions, celebrations or a fabulous day out

  • Alnwick Castle Alnwick CastleNorthumberland, North East

    Home to the Duke of Northumberland's family, the Percys, for over 700 years

  • Dumfries House Dumfries HouseSouth West Scotland A Georgian gem, nestling within 2,000 acres of scenic Ayrshire countryside
  • Fonmon Castle Fonmon CastleSouth Wales

    One of the few medieval castles still lived in as a home

  • Hillsborough Castle Hillsborough CastleNorthern Ireland

    Late Georgian manor and working royal palace, built in the 1770s


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Great British Walks

Planning a walking holiday? Derek Tarr shares his favourite countryside walks via some of Britain's most beautiful heritage places

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04 March 2015 to 04 March 2015

Little Acorns Gardening Club at RHS Garden Hyde HallWed 4 Mar 2015A pre-school gardening club

06 March 2015 to 06 March 2015

Winter Safari at Dinefwr Castle & Park (Newton House)Fri 6 Mar 2015See our White Park Cattle close up and visit them in their winter home. Normal Admission Charges Apply Please book at the Visitor Centre on arrival.

06 March 2015 to 06 March 2015

Crawl at the Hall at Abbot Hall Art GalleryFri 6 Mar 2015Our weekly event for the under fives is inspired by the exhibitions. Artists Hannah Fox and Rachel Kelly, lead fun and exciting sessions involving a range of processes.

06 March 2015 to 06 March 2015

Weekly House Talks at Blackwell, The Arts & Craft HouseFri 6 Mar 2015Join a member of our curatorial team, learning team or one of our experienced guides for an informal look at the house, collection and history.

07 March 2015 to 07 March 2015

Riddlesden Reflections at East Riddlesden HallSat 7 Mar 2015Enjoy a rare glimpse of the past as atmospheric archive images are displayed throughout the house.

07 March 2015 to 07 March 2015

Northern Chamber Orchestra: Suite Symphonies at Tatton Park (NT)Sat 7 Mar 2015Dvorak’s rhapsodic Concerto (performed by one of the world’s great pianists, Stephen Hough) brings solo piano and orchestra together, in symphonic style.

09 February 2015 to 08 March 2015

11 March 2015 to 11 March 2015

Tullie Toddlers at Tullie House Museum and Art GalleryWed 11 Mar 2015A selection of drop in play based activities to involve both children up to 5 years and parents. Sessions are themed and include a relevant visit to the galleries.

25 February 2015 to 12 March 2015

The Brontës and Animals at Bronte Parsonage MuseumWed 25 Feb - Thu 12 Mar 2015This exhibition explores the relationship the Brontës had with animals and how this is reflected in their works.

14 March 2015 to 14 March 2015

14 March 2015 to 14 March 2015

15 March 2015 to 15 March 2015

15 March 2015 to 15 March 2015

Music in the Mansion at Aberglasney Mansion & GardensSun 15 Mar 2015Throughout the summer we're famous for our monthly 'Friday Night in Music Night' live music events in Aberglasney's Pool Garden.

15 March 2015 to 15 March 2015

Mums go FREE on Mother's Day at Trentham GardensSun 15 Mar 2015Mums gain free entry to Trentham Gardens when accompanied by a full paying guest on Mothering Sunday. A full paying guest includes those purchasing day tickets and those with Annual Tickets.

14 March 2015 to 15 March 2015

Sealed Knot Drill Day at Shaw HouseSat 14 - Sun 15 Mar 2015

28 November 2014 to 20 March 2015

Remembering Radcliffe at Bodleian LibraryFri 28 Nov 2014 - Fri 20 Mar 2015

20 March 2015 to 21 March 2015

Hawfinches at Sizergh in March and April at Sizergh Castle and GardenFri 20 - Sat 21 Mar 2015Join the Rangers and see if you can catch a rare sighting of our very special visitor lurking in the trees. Hawfinches are very shy birds and are best seen in the winter period.

21 March 2015 to 21 March 2015

World Poetry Day at Dove Cottage and the Wordsworth MuseumSat 21 Mar 2015Join us to celebrate World Poetry Day 2015 with poetry readings and activities for all ages.

22 March 2015 to 22 March 2015

Gregynog Daffodil Day for NGS at Gregynog Hall & GardensSun 22 Mar 2015The Grade 1 listed garden at Gregynog will be open today on behalf of the National Gardens Scheme.

22 March 2015 to 22 March 2015

Daffodil Sunday Open Day at Stokesay CourtSun 22 Mar 2015Enjoy a Spring afternoon out at the magnificent Victorian Stokesay Court. Bring your family for a stroll round Stokesay Court’s Grade II listed parkland to enjoy displays of daffodils and primroses.

25 March 2015 to 25 March 2015

Buggy Walks at National Trust Nostell PrioryWed 25 Mar 2015Want to get out and about with your little one?

28 March 2015 to 28 March 2015

Celebrate Bulb Season at Lowther Castle & Gardens TrustSat 28 Mar 2015Head Gardener Tour of the Spring bulbs in the 130 acres of Lowther Castle & Gardens.

30 March 2015 to 30 March 2015

Merrymakers Pint Sized Pirate Day at Pembroke CastleMon 30 Mar 2015The Merrymakers present the Pint Size Pirates! Watch our pirate show with puppets as Pembrokeshire pirate Black Bart and his pintsize crew sail up the Cleddau....

28 March 2015 to 02 April 2015

Easter Family Fun! at Tredegar House and ParkSat 28 Mar - Thu 2 Apr 2015Get your Easter bonnets out and join in with our eggcelent Easter activities.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

Easter Holiday Fun at Treasurer's HouseSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015Bring Cadbury magic to your family by joining in with our Easter Egg Trail! Follow the clues, answer the questions and complete the challenges to find your way to a prize just for you.

28 March 2015 to 12 April 2015

The Lindt Gold Bunny Hunt at RHS Garden RosemoorSat 28 Mar - Sun 12 Apr 2015Hop through the gardens on the trail of the Lindt Gold Bunny, for the hoppy-est Easter ever!

14 March 2015 to 07 June 2015

Canaletto: Celebrating Britain at Compton VerneySat 14 Mar - Sun 7 Jun 2015A rare opportunity to see magnificent works created by one of Italy’s greatest painters. These British views were captured whilst Canaletto was visiting Britain between 1746–55 and celebrate British architecture and engineering.

20 March 2014 to 31 December 2015

Curious About Norwich at Norwich Castle Museum and Art GalleryThu 20 Mar 2014 - Thu 31 Dec 2015Have fun discovering Norwich with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt.

05 March 2015 to 31 December 2015

Magna Carta Exhibition at Worcester CathedralThu 5 Mar - Thu 31 Dec 2015Magna Carta Exhibition

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