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£20.00 Fundraising Car Boot Sale Fundraising Car Boot Sale Sunday 28th April & Sunday 26th May, 8.30am-12.30pm Following the success of last year and as part of our continued fundraising efforts, we’ll be hosting another Car Boot...

Sunday 28th April & Sunday 26th May, 8.30am-12.30pm

Following the success of last year and as part of our continued fundraising efforts, we’ll be hosting another Car Boot Sale on the East Front Lawn this spring! Join us and sell any unwanted treasures whilst enjoying a full day of community spirit, raising crucial funds for this magnificent House and Gardens.

Car Pitch

Arrival: From 8.30am
Price: £20.00 (per vehicle)

Day Visitor

Arrival: From 9.30am
Adult: £2.00 | Child: Free
All day passes are available to purchase on arrival. Please note, this is a cash only event.

Accessibility

This event is physically accessible and will be situated on the East Front Lawn.

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All funds raised goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£12.50 The Camellia House | Memory Café The Camellia House | Memory Café Second Monday of the Month, 1.00-3.00pm We are collaborating with Home Instead to bring a Memory Café to The Camellia House each month! The Memory Café is suitable for those...

Second Monday of the Month, 1.00-3.00pm

We are collaborating with Home Instead to bring a Memory Café to The Camellia House each month!

The Memory Café is suitable for those living with dementia, or memory loss, and their carers. In the beautiful surroundings of The Camellia House, the Memory Café will explore local history and culture, through crafting, hands-on activities and conversation, alongside hot drinks and cake.

Adult: £12.50
Carer: £12.50

Programme

Monday 8th April | Grand opening featuring Sing For Your Soul Choir and camellia crafts.

Monday 13th May | Rockingham Pottery session inspired by our Flora, Fauna and Feasting Exhibition, including clay sculpting and marzipan fruits.

Monday 10th June | History of coal mining at Wentworth Woodhouse.

Monday 8th July | Inspired by the George Stubbs Exhibition, explore Stubbs' connection to Wentworth Woodhouse and have a go at your own masterpiece.

Monday 12th August | Find out more about the Lady Mabel Physical Education College and its links to Wentworth Woodhouse, plus have a go at armchair sports.

Monday 9th September | History of tea, including tea tasting.

Additional Information

  • Parking and entry is via the new Stables Car Park (on the right-hand side before reaching The Stables) where you will be greeted by members of our team.

  • The Memory Café is suitable for those living well with dementia or memory loss, and their carers.  Those with dementia should attend with a friend, carer or loved one.

Accessibility

  • The Camellia House is fully accessible to wheelchair users.

  • A Changing Places toilet facility is available next to The Camellia House.

  • An accessibility buggy will be available to assist with the journey from the Stables Car Park to The Camellia House. It is recommended that those wishing to use the accessibility buggy arrive 30 minutes before the event start time.

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Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£55.00 Glass Bird & Heart Workshop Glass Bird & Heart Workshop   Friday 26th July, 9.30am-12.00pm Following the success of the recent Glass Flower Workshop, Stocksbridge-based artist, Pam Goodison, is kindly hosting a Glass Bird &...

 

Friday 26th July, 9.30am-12.00pm

Following the success of the recent Glass Flower Workshop, Stocksbridge-based artist, Pam Goodison, is kindly hosting a Glass Bird & Heart Workshop to contribute towards our Big House Heroes fundraising campaign.

Join us for a two-hour workshop where you will be shown a range of glass-cutting and decorating techniques in order to create a pair of glass birds and heart of your own to take home.

Price: £55.00

No previous experience is required and all materials will be provided… All you need to bring is your creative mind and enjoy a therapeutic morning crafting in the Low Drawing Room this summer.

Additional Information

  • Once completed, your birds will be left with us to be fired. You will receive a notification within seven days inviting you to collect your completed works of art.

Accessibility

The ground floor here at Wentworth Woodhouse is fully accessible, which includes the location for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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Prices Between FREE to £95.00 21st Century Abba 21st Century Abba Friday 26th July, 7.00-10.00pm Join us as 21st Century ABBA return this summer with their faithful recreation of ABBA’s signature harmonies and iconic looks for one electrifying...

Friday 26th July, 7.00-10.00pm

Join us as 21st Century ABBA return this summer with their faithful recreation of ABBA’s signature harmonies and iconic looks for one electrifying live performance. Expect to hear all of ABBA’s greatest hits, including Dancing Queen, Mamma Mia, Waterloo and many more! Decked out in full disco costume, 21st Century ABBA Tribute combines stunning vocals, talented live musicians, and a uniquely beautiful outdoor setting to make one unforgettable concert.

Come along with family and friends in the picturesque surroundings of Wentworth Woodhouse before grabbing your dancing shoes and get ready for the party of a lifetime!

Early Bird Price (Until 1st May)
Adult: £25.00
Child: £18.00
Under 5s: Free
Family (2 Adults & 2 Children): £81.00

Full Price (From 1st May)
Adult: £30.00
Child: £22.00
Under 5s: Free
Family (2 Adults & 2 Children): £95.00

For carer ticket enquiries please contact us.

Timings

  • Doors open from 6.00pm
  • Event starts at 7.00pm
  • Event ends at 10.00pm

Accessibility

The Gardens here at Wentworth Woodhouse are fully accessible to wheelchair users.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our admissions and tours goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

Cancelation

Outdoor performances will continue in all but the worst of weather, be sure to dress accordingly. All tickets are non-refundable. In the event of cancellation due to exceptionally bad weather or other extenuating circumstances alternative arrangements shall be made. 

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Prices Between FREE to £50.00 Film Summer Camp Film Summer Camp Week 1 | Monday 29th July to Thursday 1st August, 9.30am-2.00pm Week 2 | Monday 5th August to Thursday 8th August, 9.30am-2.00pm In partnership with Rotherham Healthy Holidays,...

Week 1 | Monday 29th July to Thursday 1st August, 9.30am-2.00pm

Week 2 | Monday 5th August to Thursday 8th August, 9.30am-2.00pm

In partnership with Rotherham Healthy Holidays, we're excited to be hosting two Film Summer Camps for children aged 8-11 who are interested in films and how films are made!

Films and TV programmes including Downton Abbey: The Movie, Darkest Hour, The Crown, Bodies and Gentleman Jack have all used Wentworth Woodhouse as a filming location over the past few years. Participants can follow in the footsteps of these filmmakers and actors this summer and learn the skills needed to make films in this fun and hands-on summer camp!

Child Price: £50.00
HAF Child Price: Free
Costs include lunch and snacks on each day.

HAF Funding Information

  • Funded places are available for children with a Healthy Activities & Food (HAF) Unique Reference Number (URN) only. For full information on eligibility, click here.
  • Free transport is available for children with a HAF number. Transport will collect and drop off from Rotherham Interchange.

Additional Information 

  • Snacks and lunch are provided. Please indicate any dietary requirements or allergies at the time of booking.
  • Please ensure your child attends with suitable clothing for all weathers, as elements of the camp take place outside.
  • Please indicate any access requirements or additional needs of your child. We want to ensure that each child can get the most out of the camp.
  • Please pick one of the camp weeks. The camps will be the same each week.
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£12.50 Down the Pit Family Activities Down the Pit Family Activities Tuesday 30th July, 11.00am-12.30pm Discover what life was like underground for coal miners who worked in the mines owned by the Fitzwilliam family. Have a go at charcoal...

Tuesday 30th July, 11.00am-12.30pm

Discover what life was like underground for coal miners who worked in the mines owned by the Fitzwilliam family. Have a go at charcoal drawings inspired by mining stories, make a ‘miner’s snap’ for lunch and find out about the courageous pit ponies.

Child: £12.50 (includes snack and a drink)
Adult: General Admission
Accompanying Carer: Free

Please note, children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Activities are suitable for children aged 8+.

Accessibility

The ground floor here at Wentworth Woodhouse is fully accessible, which includes the location for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our exhibitions goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£7.50 Fabulous Flowers and Busy Bees Fabulous Flowers and Busy Bees Tuesday 6th August, 10.00am-12.00pm Join our Horticultural Education Team for a bee and bug hunt in the Gardens. Discover the creepy crawlies of Wentworth Woodhouse and make your...

Tuesday 6th August, 10.00am-12.00pm

Join our Horticultural Education Team for a bee and bug hunt in the Gardens. Discover the creepy crawlies of Wentworth Woodhouse and make your own biodegradable wildflower plant pot to take home and encourage bees and bugs to thrive in your own garden!

Adult: General Admission
Child: £7.50
Carer: Free

Additional Information

  • These activities are most suitable for children aged 5-11 who should be accompanied by an adult throughout (adults may be required to support their little ones with activities).
  • The event will take place in hot or inclement weather, guests are advised to dress appropriately.
  • In the case of a severe weather warning, where there is cause to re-schedule or cancel the event, all ticket-holders will be contacted directly by our team.

 

Accessibility

The Gardens here at Wentworth Woodhouse are fully accessible, as well as the ground floor of the House which includes the location of the Butler’s Pantry Café and Gift Shop.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

·         Tickets include all materials.

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Prices Between FREE to £50.00 Outdoor Theatre | The Secret Diary of Henry VIII Outdoor Theatre | The Secret Diary of Henry VIII Wednesday 7th August, 7.00-9.00pm   The Three Inch Fools present an essential guide on how to keep your head in the Tudor Court, with their second performance here at Wentworth...

Wednesday 7th August, 7.00-9.00pm

 

The Three Inch Fools present an essential guide on how to keep your head in the Tudor Court, with their second performance here at Wentworth Woodhouse - The Secret Diary of Henry VIII. Unexpectedly thrust into the limelight, young Henry navigates the ups and downs of courtly life, and all whilst fighting the French (again) and re-writing religion. The Fools hit the road with this brand new comedy - a mad-capped
take on Britain’s most epic monarch, and those infamous wives!

Adult: £18.00
Child: £10.00
Family Tickets (2 Adults & 2 Children): £50.00
Under 5s: Free
Carer: Free

Additional Information

  • The event will take place in inclement weather, guests are advised to dress appropriately.
  • Visitors will need to bring their own seating, blankets and cushions.
  • Drinks and snacks will be available on the day, picnics and drinks are also welcome.
  • Glass is not permitted, guests are requested to bring only paper and plastic cups.
  • In the case of a severe weather warning, where there is cause to re-schedule or cancel the event, all ticket-holders will be contacted directly by our team.

Accessibility

The event is held on the West Front Lawn, this is flat ground with short grass and is accessed via a wheelchair friendly path from the disabled parking area.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

 

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Prices Between FREE to £15.00 Family-Friendly House Tour Family-Friendly House Tour Thursday 8th & Thursday 22nd August, 11.00am & 2.00pm Join one of our expert guides to explore Wentworth Woodhouse’s history and the lives of those who have lived...

Thursday 8th & Thursday 22nd August, 11.00am & 2.00pm

Join one of our expert guides to explore Wentworth Woodhouse’s history and the lives of those who have lived here in this interactive Family-Friendly Tour. On this NEW Guided Tour, you will discover hidden stories of the House, help servants get ready for a royal visit and have fun as a family.

Adult (17+): £15.00
Child (6-16): £8.75
Accompanying Carer: Free

Additional Information

  • This tour is not suitable for children under six years of age and children must be accompanied at all times.
  • Tours last approximately one hour.

Accessibility

Due to the age and nature of the House, there is no disabled access to the upper floors which includes the route for this Guided Tour.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£12.50 Woodland Workshop Woodland Workshop Tuesday 13th August, 1.00-3.00pm Join our Community & Learning Team in the Gardens and get wild in the woodlands with this fun workshop! In this interactive session, little...

Tuesday 13th August, 1.00-3.00pm

Join our Community & Learning Team in the Gardens and get wild in the woodlands with this fun workshop! In this interactive session, little ones will take part in a scavenger hunt, den building, bushcraft skills, fire building and cook their own delicious snack over the fire.

Adult: General Admission
Child: £12.50
Carer: Free

Additional Information

  • These activities are most suitable for children aged 5-11 who should be accompanied by an adult throughout (adults may be required to support their little ones with activities).
  • The event will take place in hot or inclement weather, guests are advised to dress appropriately.
  • Children will be carrying out the activities outdoors which involves bushcraft skills, please prepare for the possibility of getting muddy!
  • In the case of a severe weather warning, where there is cause to re-schedule or cancel the event, all ticket-holders will be contacted directly by our team.

Accessibility

The Gardens here at Wentworth Woodhouse are fully accessible, as well as the ground floor of the House which includes the location of the Butler’s Pantry Café and Gift Shop.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£7.50 Beautiful Butterflies Live Garden Trail Beautiful Butterflies Live Garden Trail Live Action Nature Trail

 

Tuesday 27th August, Various Times

 

In this interactive Live Garden Trail with the ‘Woodhouse Players’ acting troupe, children will learn all about the life cycle of butterflies through poetry and a variety of immersive nature-themed activities. Each child will also receive a wooden butterfly to take home and paint!

 

Adult: General Admission
Child: £7.50
Accompanying Carer: Free

 

Additional Information

 

  • These activities are most suitable for children aged 5-11 who should be accompanied by an adult throughout (adults may be required to support their little ones with activities).
  • The event will take place in hot or inclement weather, guests are advised to dress appropriately.
  • In the case of a severe weather warning, where there is cause to re-schedule or cancel the event, all ticket-holders will be contacted directly by our team.

 

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Prices Between FREE to £15.00 Afternoon in The Archives Afternoon in The Archives Thursday 29th August, 2.00-3.30pm For the first time, join our Collections Team to get up close with objects and documents from the Wentworth Woodhouse Archive. Find out about...

Thursday 29th August, 2.00-3.30pm

For the first time, join our Collections Team to get up close with objects and documents from the Wentworth Woodhouse Archive. Find out about stories contained in the archives, how we care for our archive and see never before displayed items.

Adult: £15.00
Child: £8.75
Accompanying Carer: Free

Access made possible thanks to a National Archives Engagement Grant.

Additional Information

  • Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided on arrival. Only bottled water will be allowed during the archival viewing session.
  • Visitors will be required to wear non-latex archival gloves (provided by us) to protect the items in The Archive.
  • Visitors will have the opportunity to view and handle one of a kind archival objects and documents. Instructions from our specialist Collections Team will be given, to ensure the safety of the objects.
  • Items from The Archive will be pre-selected for access. Visitors will not be able to enter The Archives or select items for their own research at this time.
  • This event is not suitable for children under ten years of age

Accessibility

The ground floor here at Wentworth Woodhouse is fully accessible, which includes the location for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£40.00 Literary Lunch with Jack Sheffield Literary Lunch with Jack Sheffield Sunday 8th September, 12.00-3.00pm Join us for a literary lunch with best-selling author of the ‘Teacher‘ novels, Jack Sheffield. Guests can enjoy a delicious buffet lunch...

Sunday 8th September, 12.00-3.00pm

Join us for a literary lunch with best-selling author of the ‘Teacher‘ novels, Jack Sheffield. Guests can enjoy a delicious buffet lunch followed by an illustrated talk with the author in the historic State Dining Room and Library here at Wentworth Woodhouse.

Headteacher turned best-selling author, Jack is now a popular and entertaining speaker on the literary circuit, his lecture includes: a Yorkshire childhood, becoming an author and the route to publication.

Price: £40.00

Accessibility

Due to the age and nature of the House, unfortunately there is no disabled access to the upper floors which includes the venue for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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Prices Between FREE to £20.00 After Hours | Bat Night After Hours | Bat Night After Hours | Bat Night

Join us for an evening with ecological consultant and bat specialist, Greg Slack, for an illustrated talk and guided walk in the Gardens here at Wentworth Woodhouse. Explore the grounds at dusk to search for and identify the range of species usually found here and learn first-hand all about these fascinating creatures.

 

Adult: £20.00
Child: £15.00
Carer: Free

 

Accessibility

The Gardens here at Wentworth Woodhouse are fully accessible which includes the location for this event.

 

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent house and gardens.

 

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Prices Between FREE to £20.00 Remember the Coal | Miners' Folk Night Remember the Coal | Miners' Folk Night Thursday 19th September, 6.30-9.00pm Embark on a musical journey and uncover the story of the mining industry, told through original folk songs and spoken narrative performed...

Thursday 19th September, 6.30-9.00pm

Embark on a musical journey and uncover the story of the mining industry, told through original folk songs and spoken narrative performed by Alan Wood and John Snook. Remember the Coal tells the history of coal mining and will be a poignant addition to our Coal Mining Exhibition.

Adult: £20.00 (includes a welcome drink)
Child: £8.50 (includes a welcome drink)
Accompanying Carer: Free

Accessibility

The ground floor here at Wentworth Woodhouse is fully accessible, which includes the location for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our exhibitions goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£25.00 Figure of Eight | Follies Challenge Figure of Eight | Follies Challenge Sunday 21st April & Sunday 22nd September, 8.30am-3.30pm Can you put your best foot forward and complete our Figure of Eight Follies Challenge? Back by popular demand, our...

Sunday 21st April & Sunday 22nd September, 8.30am-3.30pm

Can you put your best foot forward and complete our Figure of Eight Follies Challenge?

Back by popular demand, our Follies Challenge covers 20km (13 miles) of South Yorkshire countryside and takes in the four follies linked to Wentworth Woodhouse’s history. Our team of guides will give you a warm welcome on the day as well as giving a brief talk at each monument. A light lunch will be provided in the Low Drawing Room part way through the walk, where you will be able to rest your legs and enjoy a selection of savoury snacks and refreshments, before heading back out to complete the challenge!

Price: £25.00 (Includes a light lunch)

Additional Information

  • The terrain is moderate with some steady climbs, uneven surfaces, stiles and sections which can be muddy and slippery.
  • Well behaved dogs on leads are welcome to join the walk.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

 

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£60.00 Wentworth Quiz Night Wentworth Quiz Night Friday 9th August & Friday 29th November, 6.45-10.30pm   Join us for six rounds of trivia and fun to test your knowledge and have a laugh along the way! Entry is £15.00...

Friday 9th August & Friday 29th November, 6.45-10.30pm

 

Join us for six rounds of trivia and fun to test your knowledge and have a laugh along the way! Entry is £15.00 per person and includes a pie and pea supper.

Team of Four: £60.00

Timings

  • Doors open and bar available from 6.45pm
  • Event starts at 7.30pm
  • Event ends at 10.30pm

Accessibility

Due to the age and nature of the house, there is no disabled access to the upper floors which includes the venue for this event.

Help Support Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust

Remember, any money made from our events goes straight into the Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and contributes towards the restoration of this magnificent House & Gardens.

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£100.00 Big House Heroes | Behind the Scenes Tour Big House Heroes | Behind the Scenes Tour Various Dates Throughout July & August Have you ever wanted to take a wander in our vast cellars, peek over our parapets or discover what’s up in our attics? Join Head...

Various Dates Throughout July & August

Have you ever wanted to take a wander in our vast cellars, peek over our parapets or discover what’s up in our attics?

Join Head Housekeeper, Beth Gibson, for a bespoke tour of four areas of the House that are usually out of bounds to the public as part of our Big House Heroes fundraising campaign!

Whether you’re an ex-Lady Mabel College student, a local resident with an ancestral connection to the House or an urban tourist keen to seek out unique spaces, this is a rare opportunity to explore Wentworth Woodhouse’s unseen areas with a knowledgeable guide.

If you’re interested in joining us and either have areas in mind that you would like to visit (your old dormitory for example) or would like us to create an exciting tour for you and your family, please get in touch!

Price: £100.00 per person

 

 

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