Events

From wildlife walks and talks to family events and Christmas markets, there's something on throughout the year at Pensthorpe.

Journey into nature.

Be inspired by our expert wardens and have fun with the family at one of our events.

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Quilting Workshop

Course teacher Sally Holman will guide you through quilting techniques, suitable for complete beginners to more advanced level. Come and join our group in the café function room, it’s a relaxed atmosphere with fellow sewers.

5 week course

From £110 per person

Mother’s Day

Mother’s day – Sunday 10th March

This Mothers day bring a loved one for free!
Whether it be your Mum, Dad, sister, grandparent, partner or best friend bring a loved one for FREE on Sunday 10th March. Lose yourselves on a walk around the park, explore the gardens as they burst into bloom, splash in the Wild Rootz stream or run riot in Hootz House.

Sunday 10th March

From £13.95
Pensthorpe Members Event 2024 - bring a guest for free!

Members Event – Bring A Guest For Free!

Exclusive event for our members.

Bring a friend for free on the 16th & 17th of March 2024.

Sat 16th Mar & Sun 17th Mar

One guest comes FREE per member

Giant Egg Hunt

This Easter hop on over to Pensthorpe for a giant egg hunt! There will also be an egg-stravaganza of Easter themed crafts, workshops, flamingo talks, pond dipping, games and giggles galore.

28th March - 14th April

From £14.95

Discover Bird Watching

Do you want to get into birdwatching but don’t know where to begin? This full-day course will teach you how to identify birds and recognise their calls.

Friday 29th March

From £20.95

1 day photography course with Josh Jaggard

Norfolk born wildlife photographer and cameraman Josh Jaggard is offering a 6 hour photography workshop right here at Pensthorpe.

20th April 2024

From £95
Discover Bird Songs / Calling Course at Pensthorpe 2024

Discover Bird Songs / Calls

This is the perfect course to start identifying birds that visit your garden and those you might see on a walk out in the countryside from their songs and calls. Learn to distinguish between alarms, contact calls, territorial calls and other vocalisations.

Friday 26th April

From £19.95

Dawn Chorus

Witness a beautiful sunrise across the Pensthorpe lakes and catch the sweet songs of our breeding birds.

The early start brings great rewards for anyone interested in birds and birdwatching.

Sun 28th April & Sun 5th May 2024

From £19.95

Bluey meet and greet

We are so excited to announce that everyone’s favourite Blue Heeler pup will be appearing during meet and greet sessions at intervals throughout the day.

6th May

From £14.95