Swashbuckling fun at Groombridge Place (27 May to 4 June 2017)
Wed, May 10 2017 09:48
Visit Groombridge Place near Tunbridge Wells on Bank Holiday Weekend for some swashbuckling fun at the Pirates and Mermaid Event.
Ahoy there! Come on down me harties to Groombridge Place this May half term and meet the naughty pirates and mystical mermaids of Groombridge lakes!
There will be story-telling, a pirate sing a long, Mermaid crafts, bouncy castle and lots more to see and do.
As well as all the activities, everyone will have access to the Enchanted Forest to enjoy playing and exploring Crusoe’s World, with its authentic large wooden ship complete with rope bridges. Swing through the trees on our amazing giant tree swings before running and having fun on the raised board walk with its zip wire, suspension bridge, and rope swings!
See the fascinating birds of prey displays with owls, falcons and eagles!
Watch the majestic Peacocks from the café and stroll round the lovely gardens which overlook the attractive moated 17th century manor house. Children will love the giant chess set and the secret garden with streams which feed the moat.
The café at Groombridge Place serves hot and cold drinks, as well as tasty lunches and delicious cakes.
The event will take place between 10am and 5.30pm.
See website for further information about Groombridge Place www.groombridgeplace.com
The attraction is less than 4 miles from Tunbridge Wells and accessible by road or via the Spa Valley Railway (check their timetable before travelling).
Groombridge Place, Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN3 9QG.
Car Parking Free.
For more information check out www.facebook.com/groombridge.place or follow us on Twitter @EnchantedForest, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01892 861444.
Admission for Cowboys & Indians event with 10% online discount when booked in advance:
Seniors 60+ £8.50, Adults £9.85, children age 3 – 12 £8.50, Family 2 adults 2 children £32.35
Admission on the gate: Adults £10.95, Child (3-12)/Senior Citizens £9.45, Family Tickets (2 Adults + 2 Children) £35.95.
Directions to Groombridge Place:
Groombridge Place is located in the village of Groombridge, 4 miles south west of Tunbridge Wells on the B2110, which is just off the A264 Tunbridge Wells/ East Grinstead road - on the Kent and East Sussex county border.
By Road: From the M25: Exit at Junction 5 and head south on the A21. After 10 miles, exit at A26 signed Tunbridge Wells: then take A264 to East Grinstead and follow the signs to Groombridge village and Groombridge Place.
By Rail: London Charing Cross to Tunbridge Wells, then bus or taxi to Groombridge. Or take the Spa Valley Railway steam train from Tunbridge Wells West Station with a 10-minute walk the other end. Call 01892 537715 for timetables, detailed information and great value combined tickets. Please Note: The Spa Valley Railway does not run every day.