Upcoming Events › Family
Join us every day throughout the February half-term school holidays to take part in a range of exciting family activities in the gardens!Enjoy garden trails, pizza-making, model boating, family crafts and our 17th century mill demos.
Following in the footsteps of former Hestercombe owner Coplestone Warre Bampfylde around the gardens, young artists will create their own version of one of Coplestone's paintings whilst learning about his life along the way.
Paris! Venice! Switzerland! Greece! Visit stop-offs inspired by locations visited by Georgians on their European 'Grand Tour'.Try to find Coplestone in a Where's Wally-style challenge.The trail runs every day throughout the Easter holidays.
Follow our fun trail for May Half Term, Coplestone and the Charcoal Creations Trail.Create charcoal rubbings from hidden plaques dotted around the Hestercombe gardens.