Weston Park

Weston Park
Weston-under-Lizard
Nr Shifnal
Shropshire
TF11 8LE
England

Website

www.weston-park.com

E-mail

enquiries@weston-park.com

Telephone

01952 852100

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Weston Park
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The front door of the House at Weston conceals a world of fascinating and internationally significant treasures. From French Gobelin tapestries to Oriental ceramic works of art, furniture my royal makers Morel and Hughes and iconic paintings of old masters such as Van Dyck, Stubbs, Gainsborough, Constable; Weston has one of the greatest English country house collections.

Weston Park hosts a calendar of events in the House, Stables and Park throughout the year including the V Festial, Horse Trials, Park Walks, outdoor performances and fine dining occassions in the House to name but a few. There is also plenty to do for children, with the Woodland Adventure Playground, Miniature Railway, courtyard games and developing Yew Hedge Maze.

The Weston Park Foundation is charged with conserving Weston Park for future generations and is committed to lifelong learning; to that aim our programme of events inlcude, walks, talks, guided tours, and historical lectures to special interest groups.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

2009:
Daily from 23rd May - 6th September

25th July & 19 - 26th August inclusive

House closed on Saturdays

Admission charges

Park & Gardens:
Adults £5.00
Senior Citizens £4.50
Children (3-14 yrs) £3.00

House, Park & Gardens:
Adults £8.00
Senior Citizens £7.00
Children (3-14 yrs) £5.50

Family Tickets:
House, Park & Gardens £20.00
(2 adults & up to 3 children or 1 adult & up to 4 children)

Collection details

Social History, Natural Sciences, Archives, Costume and Textiles

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.
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Discovery Workshops: Butterfly Week

  • 31 July — 1 August 2014 *on now

This year’s theme is Nature & Wildlife offering plenty of opportunities for children to go outdoors, get hands-on and learn more about the creatures that inhabit the park.

Explore the butterfly life cycle, make butterfly gliders and masks, pond dipping and clay modelling

Workshops start at 11am with places for 25 children on a first come, first served basis.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal admission charges apply. Adults £5.50, Children £3.50, Seniors £5.00, Family £23.00.

Website

http://www.weston-park.com/event/discovery-workshops/

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Discovery Workshop: Bird Week

  • 4 — 8 August 2014

This year’s theme is Nature & Wildlife offering plenty of opportunities for children to go outdoors, get hands-on and learn more about the creatures that inhabit the park.

Make 3D birds, bird mobiles, take part in an owl day, pond dipping and clay modelling

Workshops start at 11am with places for 25 children on a first come, first served basis.

Suitable for

  • Any age

Admission

Normal admission charges apply. Adults £5.50, Children £3.50, Seniors £5.00, Family £23.00.

Website

http://www.weston-park.com/event/discovery-workshops/

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