May Half Term at Shakespeare's Family Homes

Family friendly activities at Shakespeare's Family Homes throughout the schools holidays!

24 May - 01 June 2014

  • Family Fun

We've got extra family friendly activities taking place at Shakespeare's Family Homes from 24 May - 1 Jun, so come and join in the fun! All of these events are included in admission, so if you already have a valid ticket you can come along for free!


Shakespeare's Birthplace

Words, Words, Words: 24 May - 1 Jun

Do you know your Shakespeare from your Shelley? Test your knowledge with our quizzical quotes.


Mary Arden's Farm

Tudor Wedding Festival: 24 - 26 May

Join our Tudor bride and groom as they prepare to tie the knot and be a guest at their traditional Tudor Hand Fasting Ceremony. With music, games and a wedding feast, it promises to be quite a party!

Woolly Week: 27 May - 1 Jun

It's shearing time down on the farm. Get involved with all things woolly and enjoy our exciting sheep dog trials.


New Place & Nash's House

Masque Making: 24 May - 1 Jun

Be inspired and decorate your very own theatrical Shakespearian masque to take home with you.


Hall's Croft

Spring to Life: 24 May - 1 Jun

Search the walled garden and hunt for the animals that appear in Shakespeare's spring time poems.