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Burghley House South Gardens Open

[ March 18, 2017 11:00 am to May 1, 2017 4:00 pm. ] Burghley House South Gardens Open

The Private South Gardens offer magnificent seasonal displays of Narcissi and spring bulbs and give an injection of formality into ‘Capability’ Brown’s sweeping vistas.

Open from 11am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm).

Admission included with a House and Gardens or Gardens only ticket.

Beastly Boring Burghley Tours

[ April 1, 2017 10:00 am to April 25, 2017 10:00 am. ] Beastly Boring Burghley Tours

Join us daily at 10am for a guided tour with a difference during the Easter holidays. Be guided around by our costumed guides and find out all the grizzly gruesome and horrible history associated with Burghley and the people who have lived here. Your ticket will then give you access to the House and [...]

Springfields Easter Egg Hunt

[ April 1, 2017 11:00 am to April 17, 2017 5:00 pm. ] Springfields (Spalding) Massive Easter Egg Hunt 11-5pm in the Festival Gardens.

£5 entry at Information Point

Follow clues, collect the symbol and claim your free Thornton’s Egg and an activity pack and colouring completion.

Burghley Easter Crafts Workshops

[ April 3, 2017 12:00 pm to April 21, 2017 4:00 pm. ] Easter Crafts Workshops

Join us for drop in Easter Craft workshops and have a go at some ‘eggs’cellent crafts, from decorated eggs to Spring flowers. The workshops take place in the Sculpture Garden Classroom from 12pm to 4pm Monday to Friday (excluding Good Friday and Easter Monday).

Admission is free with a House & Gardens or Gardens [...]

Free Valuations with Marc Allum

[ April 4, 2017; 9:30 am to 3:30 pm. ] Free Valuations with BBC Antiques Roadshow expert Marc Allum from 9.30-3.30pm at The William Cecil, St Martin’s PE9 2LJ.

Bring along your antiques, jewellery, gold, silver, ceramics, books, pictures and collectables

Art In the Annex

[ February 9, 2017; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. February 16, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. February 28, 2017; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. March 7, 2017; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. March 21, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. March 28, 2017; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. April 4, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Art in the Annex A series of creative workshops with a twist. Come along and explore different techniques and media in a beautiful studio setting.

9th Feb – Abstract Painting from 10-3pm – £45

16th Feb – Woven Papers from 10-2pm – £40

28th Feb – Silk Painting from 10-3pm – £55

7th March – Embroidery from 10-3pm [...]

Lego Workshop

[ April 4, 2017; 10:00 am to 12:30 pm. 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm. ] Lego Workshop at Stamford Arts Centre at 10-12.30pm & 1.30-4pm.

Come along and take part in our fun workshop that brings Lego robotics and basic programming together.

6-11 years.

£8 per child, available to book from the box office on 01780 763203

Literature at Lunchtime with Dr Jane Mackay – Billy Budd

[ April 4, 2017; 12:30 pm; ] Literature at Lunchtime with Dr Jane Mackay “Billy Budd by Herman Melville” at 12.30pm.

Come and enjoy a short sea story by the author of Moby Dick, Made into a wonderful opera, this true story of the cruel revenge of a rejected ship’s captain on a beautiful young sailor has found a permanent place in our [...]