National Trust’s Upton House has several events to enjoy in May:
Afternoon tea talk – fashioning the modern woman
Thu 9 May | 2.30-4pm | £10
Join house guide Jane to hear how and why styles of dress changed in the 1930s. Who was the fashionable woman and what did she look like? With a range of clothing items and accessories for you to see, Jane will illustrate how ‘modern’ ideas and technologies were shaping female fashion between the wars. Price includes cream tea. Booking is essential.
May half term activities
25 May – 2 June | 11am-5pm | normal admission applies
Come and earn your ‘junior apprentice gardener’ badge at Upton House and Gardens this May half term. Pick up your trail from reception and learn all about the gardens before having a go at designing your own outdoor space.