Halloween fun at Groombridge Place, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Exciting happenings are planned at Groombridge Place, Tunbridge Wells, this half term. Children will have the opportunity to design their own exciting Halloween mask, witches or wizard hats there will be trick or treat games shows, entertaining puppet shows, and even the chance to try out nurf guns in the arena. It is good to know that there will be activities both indoors and outdoors. A bird of prey display will run twice a day and for brave souls there will even be a chance to hold a magnificent 12 foot snake and a hairy tarantula spider! There is always plenty to do at Groombridge Place. Try Crusoe’s World with its authentic wooden ship, or take a walk through the enchanted forest and try its huge tree swings and zip wire. As always the forest is full of challenges and magical secrets.
For visitors seeking a more peaceful experience do take a walk around Groombridge’s tranquil gardens which overlook the picturesque 17th century moated manor house. Relaxing trips will be available on the canal boat and the new ‘Peacock Bistro’ is worth a visit, offering tasty lunches and scrumptious cream teas.
Timetable of Halloween events - Saturday 26th October to Sunday 3rd November (events are free with admission)
11:00am to 4:30pm All day arts and craft workshops where children can make your very own Halloween mask, witches/wizard hats, or Halloween decorations to take home
11am Trick or Treat Gameshow
12 midday Halloween Nerf Wars (The ULTIMATE Nerf Gun Arena)
12 midday Creepy Crawly Encounters
12:30pm Birds of Prey display
1pm Sockette Trick or Treat Puppet Show
2pm Trick or Treat Game Show
3pm Creepy Crawly Encounters
3pm Halloween Nerf Wars
3:30pm Birds of Prey display
4pm Sockette Trick or Treat Puppet Show
Prices: Off Peak/Peak
Adult: £8.95/£9.95, Child: £7.45/£8.45, Senior: £7.45/£8.45
Family: £29.95/£33.95 (2 adults, 2 children)
Groombridge Place opening hours: Daily, from 9.30am to 5.30pm (last admission 4pm). Parking is free of charge.
Groombridge Place, Groombridge Hill, Groombridge, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN3 9QG