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‘Back to Regency’ at Penshurst Place

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  1. SUMMER HOLIDAY EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES.
    BACK TO REGENCY AT PENSHURST PLACE
    Join us this Summer as we go ‘Back to Regency’ at Penshurst Place – to commemorate the 200th
    anniversary of Prince George, later George III, becoming Prince Regent to his father George II.
    Find out more about this fascinating time in Georgian British History – when Jane Austen was writing some of her most famous novels…
    see below for more details.

    Saturday 23rd July – Sunday 4th September
    DAILY 12 noon – 4pm
    GAMES FROM THE PAST
    Find out what the Regency boys and girls did for fun and have a go at some of them!
    ON SUNDAYS from 31st July – Sunday 21st August - 12 noon – 4pm
    BACK TO REGENCY EVENTS
    Join our group of actors as they entertain you with a special 20 minute rendition of Pride & Prejudice. Find out the secrets of the fan and children can get their face painted Georgianstyle
    with dressing up. Activities should be based in the House – house ticket required/garden season ticket holders free entrance.
    With fun children’s craft activities.
    August Bank Holiday
    Back to Regency – the Napoleonic wars. Sunday 28th – Monday 29th August 12 noon – 4pm
    Hands on History take us to the Napoleonic Wars, during the early 19th century, when it was the height of the Peninsular War. With interactive games, costume displays, trying on
    and demonstrations.
    For a full listing of our events, go to www.penshurstplace.com/whatson
    Find out more at: www.penshurstplace.com

    OPENING TIMES & PRICES FOR 2011
    House and gardens open
    DAILY from Monday 28 March to Sunday 30 October 2011.
    Gardens open from 10.30am – 6.00pm (last entry 5pm).
    House & Toy Museum open from 12 noon - last entry to house 4.00pm.
    Garden Tea Room open 10.30am – 5pm – last orders 4.45pm.
    Gift Shop open daily all year 10.30am – 6pm during visitor opening season, 10.30am – 4.30pm during closed season (except Christmas late night shopping nights – see events programme for details). Closed from 24 Dec 2011 – Jan 2012.
    2011 PRICES
    House, gardens & grounds: - adult £9.80, child (5-16) £6.20, family day ticket (2+2) £26.00, cyclists family £22.00 (or £1 off normal admission prices per person).
    Grounds inc. gardens: - adult £7.80, child (5-16) £5.80, family day ticket (2+2) £23.00 Cyclists
    family £19.00 (or £1 off normal admission prices per person).
    Individual Garden Season ticket (1 person plus unnamed guest): - £41.00 (for residents of the
    village £39.00).
    Family Garden Season Ticket (2+2 OR NEW- 1+3): - £67.00 (£6.50 for each additional child
    for the year.) For 1+ 3 max. 5 children on one card.
    UNDER 5's: Maximum 2 children free per adult, thereafter £2.50 each additional child.
    For GROUP enquiries contact our Head of Visitor Services for further information on 01892 870307 groups@penshurstplace.com
     

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