What’s On

Sculpture in the Garden, Open Air Theatre, Horticultural Events and more, Godinton is home to a great variety of fun and informative events.

Course

GARDEN HISTORY – THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENGLISH LANDSCAPE GARDEN

Thursdays 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th October 10-3pm.  This 4 day course will trace the development of the English Landscape Garden from the late 17th to the late 18th century. As well as studying the gardens and the people who created them, we shall also consider the wider cultural, literary, political and artistic context in which the landscape garden flourished. Tutor, Sally Ann Wardroper BA(Hons), MA, Cert. Ed.  £150 or £37.50 per day, incl. morning refreshments and garden entry. Please contact wardroper7@gmail.com or 07873726005.

 

Event

HALF TERM FAMILY TIME

Family workshops will run each morning Tuesday to Friday, 10 am until 12 noon.  Places will be limited and booking will be essential, familiar faces will run a range of fun, hands-on workshops.  The morning sessions will replace our historic Autumn Week, though you will still be able to enjoy a trail around the glorious autumn garden in the afternoons.  The workshop sessions will be charged at £15.00 this admission ticket is for one child and one adult.  Normal garden entry will apply for the garden and trail in the afternoon, booking is essential via our website.  Individual workshops will be listed later in the year.