Join us this October half term, we have plenty to keep the children busy! Our Pumpkin Trail will start from the 21st October and help Witch Ramona and black cat Luna on a hunt to break the spell that the ghosts and ghouls have cast over the Bowood Estate.
Please see below, there’s more fun to be had at Bowood this Autumn…
Saturday 21st – Tuesday 31st October 2023
Join Witch Ramona and black cat Luna on a hunt to break the spell that the ghosts and ghouls have cast over the Bowood Estate. Find all the things needed to complete the Ramona’s magic rhyme as you work your way around the pumpkin trail this Autumn half-term.
The pumpkin trail is included in your Bowood House & Gardens Day Ticket and is complimentary to Bowood Season Ticket Holders.
Please collect a booklet on arrival at Admissions.
‘Dress up in your spookiest costume and pose for a photo in one of our selfie frames! Please be advised that the trail takes place on a mixed terrain which can get wet and muddy, so walking boots or wellies are advised’.
Why not stay over at Bowood Hotel, Spa & Golf Resort, they have a special October Half Term package available. More information VIEW HERE.
Autumn is the perfect time to explore the grounds, our Arboretum will be awash with vibrant colour come October. You can expect to see bright crimson shades, majestic gold and burnished yellow throughout the pleasure grounds.
A perfect Autumnal treat!
– SEARCH FOR PINECONES
– COLLECT COLOURFUL LEAVES
– LOOK OUT FOR WILDLIFE
Take a photo of your Autumn visit to Bowood, perhaps in the selfie frame on the children’s trail route and upload to social media. Please tag us to be in with a chance to win a 2024 Family Season Ticket for 2 Adults and 2 Children (12yrs and under).
Bowood House & Gardens opens at 10:00, with last admissions at 16:00, closing at 17:00 daily.
Bowood House & Gift Shop opens from 10:00 – 16:30 last entry at 16:00
Adventure Playground and The Den opens from 10:00 closes at 16:45
*Please be advised that our staff will begin locking the equipment from 16:30.
Treehouse Café opens from 9:30 – 17:00
The Stables Pantry is now open daily, located in Bowood House, serving a seasonal hot and cold buffet, cream teas, and refreshments. 10:00 – 16:30 – Refreshments. 12:00 – 14:15 – Lunch.
Please purchase a Day Ticket online in advance.
–AUTUMN WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP
– Thursday 12th October and Thursday 26th October
–CLIVE NICHOLS AUTUMN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
– Wednesday 25th October
-STAINED GLASS TASTER DAY
-Tuesday 24th October
–OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CINEMA
– Friday 13th October – ‘The Rocky Horror Show’ (15)
– Saturday 14th October – ‘Hocus Pocus’ (PG)
– Sunday 15th October – ‘Ghostbusters’ (12A)
To view our full calendar of events please visit our What’s On calendar HERE.
For the Bowood Trail, a House & Gardens Day Ticket will need to be purchased, normal House & Gardens Admissions apply. The Pumpkin Trail is included in the day ticket price and is complimentary for 2023 Bowood Season Ticket Holders.