Events for June 2018

Glorious Gardens Weekend

2nd Jun - 3rd Jun from 10.30am - 5.00pm

2nd & 3rd June • Crowborough Arts Society painting throughout the gardens

3rd June • Mini beasts safari with Kent Wildlife Trust –11am – 5pm

Our oldest garden records date back to 1346, making some areas of the 11 acres of formal gardens a mere 5 years younger than the medieval Barons Hall! Join us for a special weekend of celebration where you can enjoy watching live painting, mini beast safaris and the beautiful colours of the season.

London to Brighton Classic Car Run

3rd Jun from 10.00am - 1.00pm

The London to Brighton classic car run, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, will be calling in to Penhurst Place on Sunday 3rd June for a visit to the Gardens and refreshments on route. Over 250 vehicles are expected to take part with classic motors from the 1920’s to the 80’s arriving from 10am until 1pm. Further information and details of how to enter the run can be found on the organiser's website

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Head Gardener's Tour & Tea

3rd Jun from 11.00am - 3.00pm

Head Gardener's Tours at 11am or 2pm, £22 per person. Pre-booking essential.

​Did you know, our garden records started in 1346? Join Head Gardener, Tony Wiseman, for a guided tour of the formal gardens and learn more fascinating insights into the history of the 11 garden rooms, and how we care for them today. Each tour includes a gardens entry ticket, and a cream tea which will be served in the Garden Restaurant after the tour.

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A Weekend for Dad

16th Jun - 17th Jun from 10.30am - 6.00pm

16th June • Children’s Crafts 11am – 4pm
17th June • Junk Orchestra 11am – 4.30pm

Treat Dad to a musical performance unlike any other this Father’s Day, as we invite the hugely entertaining Junk Orchestra to play a tune or two on their musical junk-struments! The Garden Restaurant will also be laying on a special menu for families to enjoy together.

Welcome Summer!

23rd Jun from 11.00am - 4.00pm

Celebrate the start of the great British summer with us, and come along to make a few seasonal headdresses and crafts using materials from around the gardens.

Primavera - An Evening of Classical Music

24th Jun from 7.30pm - 10.00pm

The perfect evening awaits lovers of classical masterpieces this summer, as Primavera return to Penshurst Place to play a selection of well-known musical masterpieces, inside the atmospheric Baron’s Hall.

Visit www.primavera-ensemble.co.uk to book

Armed Forces Day

30th Jun from 11.00am - 5.00pm

In celebration of our Armed Forces and the centenary of the end of WWI, Hands on History will be joining us, along with a selection of memorabilia and weapons from famous battles and wars across the
ages. A fantastic educational day for all the family, where past and present members of the Armed Forces are welcome to join us free of charge*.

*visit website for terms and conditions