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Bowood House & Gardens

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Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom
01249 812102 www.bowood.org

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October 2017

LPS Events Duathlon – Sunday 1st October 2017

October 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map

A picturesque route around the estate, taking in stunning scenery of Bowood Lake, The Cascade Waterfall and The Doric Temple. Transition will be located on the finely manicured lawns and under the shadows of Bowood House. For more information and to book your place please click here. Spectators require an admission ticket to Bowood House and Gardens. If you are competing, you will gain free entry into the grounds with your race number which enables access to all our fantastic facilities, including the Treehouse Café, adventure…

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Private Walled Gardens Individuals Tour – Wednesday 4th October 2017

October 4 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map

Book your place on our tour of Lord and Lady Lansdowne’s Private Walled Garden, to gain an intimate insight into the history and beauty of the award winning gardens at Bowood. You will be able to enjoy the beautiful formal borders, the picking garden, glass houses and the kitchen garden that provides fresh fruit and vegetables for Bowood Hotel and House Restaurant.   Day Itinerary 11am – Meet at the Admission Kiosk (at the Treehouse Cafe) 11am – Tea & Coffee…

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The English Garden reader event with Stephen Anderton

October 6 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map

Discover 'Capability' Brown’s 2,000 acre Grade 1 listed parkland in its autumn colours during a special reader event held in association with The English Garden magazine. Hear The Times newspaper’s writer and contributor to The English Garden, Stephen Anderton speak about his book, 'Lives of the Great Gardeners’. Highlights of the day 11.00am Start at the Gardener’s Bothy for a discussion with Stephen Anderton, who will highlight ‘Capability’ Brown’s handsome parkland at Bowood and examine the life of this influential landscape designer.…

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‘Capability’ Brown Themed Guided Garden Tour – Friday 13th October 2017

October 13 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map
£34.00
Capability Brown Landscape at Bowood

Where better to enjoy the work of Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown, than at Bowood?  Deemed to be one of the finest examples in the country with a flowing mix of plantations and sweeping lawns leading down to a winding mile-long lake. The tour guide will lead the group along the lake, to the hidden cascade and through the arboretum, followed by a two course lunch served in the House Restaurant. The rest of the day is free to explore the historic…

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Organ Recital in the Bowood House Chapel – 14th October 2017

October 14 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map
Entrance included in admission to Bowood House & Gardens

With Christopher Kent of Tytherton Lucas at 2:30pm

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A Colourful Talk on ‘Capability’ Brown with Laura Mayer – Sunday 22nd October 2017

October 22 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map

You may not be thinking about autumn just yet, but this is certainly a date for the diary! An exclusive talk by Laura Mayer on the life and work of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown. Followed by a guided tour of Bowood’s grounds, during the beautiful autumn colours. Join us for an illustrated talk with Laura Mayer; author of 'Capability Brown and the English Landscape Garden'. On arrival enjoy refreshments in our newly refurbished Gardeners' Bothy, where Laura will present a concise…

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October 2017 Half Term Scarecrow Trail

October 23 @ 11:00 am - October 29 @ 3:00 pm
Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map
Normal House & Gardens Admissions Apply

Explore Bowood House & Gardens and discover scarecrows at work! A lovely day out for all the family during October Half Term, following a trail through the beautiful autumnal grounds. Normal House & Gardens admission applies, complimentary to Season Ticket Holders. 11am to 3pm Monday 23rd October to Sunday 29th October To purchase a day ticket online please click here

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November 2017

Bowood House Christmas Extravaganza – Wednesday 22 to Friday 24 November 2017

November 22 @ 4:00 pm - November 24 @ 8:00 pm
Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 0LZ United Kingdom + Google Map

Join us for a wonderfully unique festive shopping spree! The Marchioness of Lansdowne invites you to Bowood House Christmas Extravaganza, to enjoy the family home decorated for Christmas, with the opportunity to indulge in a fantastic shopping experience. There will be a variety of stunning stalls filled with an array of goodies, including handmade toys, Christmas treats, candles, festive decorations, wrap and ribbon, sweet indulgences, evening wear, accessories, stocking fillers and much, much more!   Some details below regarding the Choirs;…

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