What's on


 Browse our special events below. For details of permanent exhibitions and activities, check out the Family Homes pages.

For schools events visit our Beyond the classroom section.



Create a ribbon of words at Shakespeare's Birthplace

Easter Holiday Activities


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  • Midsummer Madness


    Family Fun at Mary Arden's Farm

    Celebrate the longest day of the year at Mary Arden's Farm.

    21-22 June 2014

    No need to book just come along!

  • Twelfth Night


    Performance at Mary Arden's Farm

    Madcap Theatre Company present Twelfth Night

    04-05 July 2014

    Booking required

  • 44 Fun Things to do This Summer


    Fun filled family activities throughout the school holidays.

    19 July - 31 August 2014

    No need to book just come along!

    Part of Summer Holidays

  • Tudor Harvest Fair


    Family Fun at Mary Arden's Farm

    Experience the noise and bustle of a 16th-century hiring market.

    23-25 July 2014

    No need to book just come along!

    Part of Summer Holidays

  • Anne Hathaway's Big Picnic Day


    Family Fun at Anne Hathaway's Cottage & Gardens

    Spread out your picnic in Anne's beautiful cottage gardens.

    26 July 2014

    No need to book just come along!

    Part of Summer Holidays

  • Crafty Beasts


    Family Fun at Mary Arden's Farm

    A weekend of animal and country craft magic at Mary Arden's Farm.

    26-27 July 2014

    No need to book just come along!

    Part of Summer Holidays

  • Oddsocks Productions Double Bill


    Performance at Mary Arden's Farm

    01-02 August 2014

    No need to book just come along!

    Part of Summer Holidays