Clumber Park - National Trust

Clumber Park - National Trust
Clumber Park
Worksop
Nottinghamshire
S80 3AZ
England

Website

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park

E-mail

heritage@nottscc.gov.uk

Telephone

Environmental Department

0115 9772132

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.

Former site of Clumber House, Clumber Park is a perfect example of Edwardian splendour with its bridges, temples, Gothic chapel and walled kitchen garden.

Venue Type:

Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

Every Day

Closed: 25th December

Admission charges

Parking £3.00
National Trust members: Free

Discounts

  • National Trust

Collection details

Architecture, Natural Sciences, Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
Picture showing cow parsley

Ladies Wednesday Evening Walk

  • 17 September 2014 7:30-8:30pm
  • 15 October 2014 7:30-8:30pm

An evening walk for ladies who would like to explore the park.

Suitable for

  • 18+
Eagle Owl

Evening Owl Walk

  • 27 August 2014 6-7pm
  • 22 October 2014 6-7pm

Hands on owl walk, where you can be up close and personal to birds of prey in the beautiful woodland of Clumber Park.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£10.50 per person.

Red dragonfly

Mini Beasts

  • 25 August 2014 10:30am-3pm

Join us each Monday in August on a mini beast hunt. To include log rolling, tree shaking and grass sweeping.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10
Girl in the wood

50 Things: Variety

  • 21 August 2014 10:30am-3pm *on now
  • 26 August 2014 10:30am-3pm
  • 28 August 2014 10:30am-3pm

Did you know 38 of the 50 things can be done at Clumber Park! Join us for a walk to discover a selection that may include activities such as climb a tree, make a grass trumpet or go on a walk barefoot! this workshop will be at 10:30 to 12:00 and 13:30 to 15:00.

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10
Playing in the woods

50 Things: Shelter Building

  • 27 August 2014 10:30am-12pm

Join us to discover your inner caveman or woman and build a shelter to be proud of!

Suitable for

  • 5-6
  • 11-13
  • 7-10
photograph of forest

Clumber Park Parkrun

  • 23 August 2014 9-10am
  • 30 August 2014 9-10am
  • 6 September 2014 9-10am
  • 13 September 2014 9-10am
  • 20 September 2014 9-10am
  • 27 September 2014 9-10am
  • 4 October 2014 9-10am
  • 11 October 2014 9-10am
  • 18 October 2014 9-10am

Starting from the Burrow(located near the cricket ground) this 5km (two lap course) takes you through the woodland and parkland of Clumber Park.

You will need to register with www.parkrun.org.uk/clumberpark/ before you come along for your first run.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

photograph of bee keeping

Bees and Honey Summer Garden Trail

  • 21 August — 4 September 2014 *on now

Garden trail around Clumber's Walled Kitchen Garden with a bees and honey theme.

Meet at the entranc to the Walled Kitchen Garden. Admission charge applies to non members.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

photograph of forest

50 Things Fridays

  • 22 August 2014 10:30am-12pm, 1:30-3pm
  • 29 August 2014 10:30am-12pm, 1:30-3pm

Join us for fun packed 50 Things Friday and tick off lots of your 50 Things activities at Clumber Park!

Children welcome. Recommended age 5 to 11 3/4.

Accessibilty could be limited as we may go off paths into woodland.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

Girl with teddy

Teddy Bears Picnic and Abseil

  • 26 August 2014 11am-1:30pm

Join us on the Parsonage lawn with your teddy and a picnic.

We will begin at 11:00 for story time followed by teddy abseiling from 11:30 to 13:30.

Prize awarded to the fastest teddy of the day, £1.00 per abseil.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£1.00 per abseil. Normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

photograph of path

Pushabout Clumber

  • 27 August 2014 10-11am
  • 10 September 2014 10-11am
  • 24 September 2014 10-11am
  • 8 October 2014 10-11am
  • 29 October 2014 10-11am
  • 12 November 2014 10-11am
  • 26 November 2014 10-11am
  • 10 December 2014 10-11am
  • 31 December 2014 10-11am

A buggy walk around Clumber which lasts about one hour.

Please wear suitable outdoor clothes and footwear.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

photograph of moth

Ramble with a Ranger

  • 11 September 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 18 September 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 25 September 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 2 October 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 9 October 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 16 October 2014 1:30-2:30pm
  • 23 October 2014 1:30-2:30pm

Join us on a walk to explore Clumber's mosaics of habitats and its wildlife with the Clumber Rangers. Each week the walk will be led by a different Ranger or Volunteer Ranger to explore what is special to them about Clumber.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£2.00 per person, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

Apples

Apple Afternoon

  • 13 September 2014 12-4pm

Tasting of early apple varieties grown in Clumber's Walled Kitchen Garden and an apple-themed tour of the garden.

Suitable for

  • Any age
Bike

Cycleabout Clumber

  • 20 September 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 18 October 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 15 November 2014 10:30-11:30am
  • 20 December 2014 10:30-11:30am

Come along and join us on a bike ride around Clumber Park.

Please wear suitable cycling clothes. Meet at The cycle hire.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

Toadstool

Fungi Fortnight

  • 6 — 7 October 2014 10:30am-12:30pm
  • 12 October 2014 10:30am-12:30pm
  • 14 October 2014 10:30am-12:30pm
  • 17 — 18 October 2014 10:30am-12:30pm

We have recorded more than 700 species of fungi in Clumber Park so join us in search of our beautiful autumn species.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£5.00 per person. Booking essential.

photograph of fungi

Fungi Photography

  • 13 October 2014 10:30am-12:30pm

Bring your own camera equipment for a morning of photo-opportunities in our Autumn woodlands. We will identify and lead you to some of the most photogenic fungi in Clumber Park.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

£5.00 per person.

Apples

Apple Weekend

  • 18 — 19 October 2014 12-4pm

Apple variety tastings, cookery demonstrations, take part in apple games, apple juicing and much more.

Suitable for

  • Any age
photograph of pumpkins

Pumpkin Trail

  • 23 October — 2 November 2014

Come along and follow the trail of pumpkins around the Walled Kitchen Garden.

Meet at the entrance to the Walled Kitchen Garden. Admission charge applies to non members.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Free event, normal admission charges apply.

Website

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/clumber-park/things-to-see-and-do/events/

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