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Daily Activities

Meet the Tudors as they run the farm just as Shakespeare’s mother would have done.

Meet our costumed guides as they go about their daily tasks of cooking, tending the land and feeding the rare breed animals using the methods a young William Shakespeare would have experienced. Learn about Tudor table manners and rituals when they gather round the table for dinner.

Get hands on with rural crafts and traditional pastimes and try your hand at have-a-go archery (school holidays only, additional fee applies). Enjoy falconry displays throughout the day, and explore our nature trails, butterfly bank and willow tunnel. Kids under 12 can also enjoy our timber framed adventure playground.

Mary Arden's Farm Daily Offer

10.00am - 1.00pm     Experience a working Tudor kitchen

11.00am                       Bird of prey display

1.00pm                        Tudor dinner

2.00pm                        Bird of prey display

2.45pm                        Mary Arden's talk

3.30pm                        Bird of prey display

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Our daily routine changes throughout the seasons so check the daily activity boards and keep coming back to experience different activities and events throughout the year!  From basket weaving, leather work, music and tours to wild food foraging, woodworking and bee keeping there will always be something happening.

Come and see what it's all about!  

Your ticket is valid for 12 months so why not come back again for free to enjoy more activities at the farm.

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