National Trust: Wightwick Manor And Gardens

National Trust: Wightwick Manor And Gardens
Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV6 8EE
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2-day Stone-carving workshop with Amerton Arts Studio

Miranda Wakeman from Amerton Arts Studio will show you how to bring your own creation to life in a stone sculpture for you to take home.

Sat 3 Aug

£120 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Sun 4 Aug

£120 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Coil Fibre basketry workshop - CANCELLED

An introduction to exposed core, stitched coil basketry. Discover how to identify, process and use common plant fibres from the garden.

Tue 25 Jun

£70 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Wed 28 Aug

£70 Booking essential / 01902 761400

The Comedy of Errors

Folksy Theatre stage Shakespeare's classic comedy about twins and mistaken identities.

Thu 22 Aug

£10.62–£13.21 / 01698 854409

Fri 23 Aug

£10.62–£13.21 / 01698 854409

Conservation In Action

From light damage to pests, dust to humidity, many things can damage our collection. As part of your visit to the Manor, find out how we care for our furniture, ceramics and artwork through our preventative conservation measures.

Wed 10 Jul

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 14 Aug

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 11 Sep

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 9 Oct

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Don't Go into the Cellar, Victorian Theatre presents ‘Another Christmas Carol’

Enjoy an audience with Charles Dickens as he regales you with this hitherto-unknown festive tale.

Wed 11 Dec

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Don't Go into the Cellar, Victorian Theatre presents ‘Tea with Oscar Wilde’

Ladies, Gentlemen, Etc… You are all cordially invited to the 1880’s wittiest “Chit-Chat” show where a gay time is guaranteed! You’ll be ‘Wilde’ about who he has on his chaise…

Fri 27 Sep

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Don't Go into the Cellar, Victorian Theatre presents 'The Witching Hour'

‘The Witching Hour’ - Montague Rhodes James returns with another selection of unsettling tales of antiquarian terror!

Tue 22 Oct

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Exhibition: Rossetti Pre the Pre-Raphaelites

With information from Lady Mander's seminal biography, 'Portrait of Rossetti', see how Rossetti's early art and poetry developed into the style we celebrate today.

Tue 25 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 26 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

Thu 27 Jun

Free Admission applies / 01902 761400

…and 14 more dates until 11 Jul

Family Halloween Half Term Fun

Follow the pumpkin trail around the garden to solve our fiendishly frightening puzzle and see if you can spot the giant bugs around the Manor. £1 per trail sheet with a sticker prize at the end, no booking required. Normal admission costs to garden and Manor.

Sat 26 Oct

£1 Admission applies / 01902 761400

Sun 27 Oct

£1 Admission applies / 01902 761400

Mon 28 Oct

£1 Admission applies / 01902 761400

…and 6 more dates until 3 Nov

Lino Print Workshop

This one day course will teach you the skills of lino printing as you design and develop your own patterns and images, which you can then print to create cards, bookmarks or simply as prints.

Wed 3 Jul

£70 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Wed 18 Sep

£70 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Make more of your photography at Wightwick Manor & Gardens

Professional photographer, Lindsey Bucknor OBE, will help demystify some of the language and help you to gain more confidence and enjoy what is a great activity.

Sat 29 Jun

£45 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Tue 23 Jul

£45 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Tue 17 Sep

£45 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Mister Magnolia

Open air children's theatre show, based on the wacky adventures of Quentin Blake's Mister Magnolia.

Thu 25 Jul

£12 Booking essential (£10 Booking essential; Children £10 Booking essential; Group £38 Booking essential) / 01902 761400

Nicola Jarvis Embroidery Classes

Sat 8 June: ‘Swirling Scales’ – William de Morgan-inspired gold work class based on a ceramic frieze depicting swimming fishes.

Sat 7 Sep

£100 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Sat 9 Nov

£100 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Specialist Talk: Rossetti - Gabriel to Dante

A talk focusing on the early career of Dante Gabriel Rossetti before the founding of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood as he experimented with his early artistic style.

Sat 13 Jul

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Sat 10 Aug

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Specialist Talk: Ruskin - Life and Legacy

New for 2019! Join Helen, House and Collections Manager, for a relaxed talk looking at the life and legacy of John Ruskin, his connections and those he inspired. Following the talk there will be a walking tour of the collection.

Sat 19 Oct

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Specialist Talk - The Pre-Raphaelites - Sex, Drugs and Poetry

The stories we've always wanted to tell about The Pre-Raphaelite Circle and their associates but didn't dare!

Fri 19 Jul

£20 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Summer Holiday Activities

Each Wednesday we will be offering a different nature or craft based activity for families.

Wed 24 Jul

£1.50 Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 31 Jul

£1.50 Admission applies / 01902 761400

Wed 7 Aug

£1.50 Admission applies / 01902 761400

…and 3 more dates until 28 Aug

Summer Soiree - An Evening of Elegance and Entertainment in Wightwick's Gardens

A grown-up evening to enjoy the elegant surroundings of Wightwick Manor and Gardens during a summer's evening.

Sat 13 Jul

£35 Booking essential / 01902 761400

Fri 9 Aug

£35 Booking essential / 01902 761400

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