What’s on in February at Hever Castle

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What's on in February

The Castle’s about to wake up from it’s winter hibernation. Join us as we reopen for an exciting year ahead and find out what’s on in February:

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Living with Birds

Celebrate British garden birds during the February half term holiday in this fun family event in conjunction with the RSPB. Coinciding with National Nest Box Week, visitors can learn how to help birds nest, survive and thrive in their gardens at home. 

A bird box building workshop* will provide kids with the chance to contribute to the conservation effort in the UK by putting a nest box in their gardens, also providing the pleasure of observing any breeding birds that come to the garden (*additional fee).

Children can join a FREE bird themed craft workshop and find out more about different species of British birds on a bird spotting trail in the grounds. Visitors can also buy a bag of bird food* at the information centre (*50p) to feed the birds and ducks.

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Snowdrop Walk

Follow a trail of thousands of snowdrops starting to emerge from their winter hibernation on our Snowdrop Walk – the first sign that spring is just around the corner.

With over 60,000 snowdrop bulbs planted in the Gardens over the past six years, Snowdrop Walk will provide a welcome boost to flagging winter spirits.

Then stroll through the gardens and enjoy the early blossoms of camellia and quince.

11 February – 18 February: daily.
19 February – 26 March: Wednesday – Sunday only.

*We recommend that you wear suitable footwear such as Wellington boots as the ground may be boggy in places.  

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Mother’s Day Weekend

Show your mum just how much you love her with a wonderful family day out on Mother’s Day Weekend. Treat her to a delicious meal or simply enjoy quality family time together.

For an extra special day celebrate with a delicious lunch or afternoon tea (pre-booking is essential) in the elegant Guthrie Pavilion Restaurant situated in the Italian Garden overlooking the Lake. More details about booking lunch and afternoon tea will be released shortly – please keep an eye on the website for updates.

From the Lunch Menu choose from a selection of starters followed by a tasty Sunday roast from the Carvery Table or vegetarian meal. And if you’ve still room to indulge in dessert, there’s a choice of delicious sweets.

An Afternoon Tea Menu is also available offering freshly prepared sandwiches served to the table and a mouth-watering variety of cakes. These are followed by hot and cold beverages including fruit infusions and homemade raspberry lemonade.

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Easter Family Fun

For some magical family moments this Easter, hop through Hever Castle & Gardens on the trail of the Lindt Gold Bunny to earn an adorable miniature fluffy bunny. Enjoy family entertainment throughout the Easter holidays from April 1 to 17 – sure to put a spring in everyone’s step.

Children can make and decorate an Easter bonnet at daily craft workshops* (*small additional charge) and then parade their creation in front of the Castle for the chance to win prizes for the best Easter bonnets.

More family fun awaits in the Castle, where visitors can discover the history of Easter and learn about Easter traditions in the Castle quiz.

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5* Luxury Stays 

Are you searching for the perfect family holiday location this year? Fulfilling a bucket list dream or simply looking for a weekend location to escape from it all? You can now book for spring and early summer dates in the Anne Boleyn Wing and Astor Wing – all 28 rooms have their own unique charm and character.

All bedrooms are en-suite and individually styled, with some offering four poster beds, roll top baths or walk in showers. All rooms blend modern day comforts with antique furnishings and original features. The fine collection of bedrooms offers a selection of double rooms, twin rooms, single rooms. A ‘Full English’ breakfast is included with every stay, complemented by a healthy ‘Continental’ buffet. 

You will receive complimentary access to the Castle and grounds during opening hours on the day of arrival, the day of departure and all days in between. Outside of opening hours guests can enjoy access to some parts of the gardens.

*Last minute availability: rooms in the Astor Wing and Anne Boleyn Wing are now available on Friday 17th February due to an event cancellation*

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Get into Golf

This is a simple way to start playing, included in the package: 

  • One 30 minute Golf Lesson with one of our PGA Golf Coaches
  • 300 practice ball hire for use on the driving range
  • Four games of golf on our express course

All equipment hire is included. £75.00 per person.

Please contact us for full details and availability on 01732 701008 or proshop@hever.co.uk

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