Join plant expert and botanist Gerry Firkins for a stroll around the historic grounds of Sheffield Manor Lodge. 

Sunday 12 May, 23 June and 14 July

Are you keen gardener or interested in finding out what plant life is growing in your local green spaces?

Join plant expert Gerry Firkins for a stroll around the historic grounds and Sheffield Manor Lodge and explore your landscape! Gerry is a local botanist and has led field meetings for Sheffield University, WEA and the RSPB since the 1980s. He has also taught plant ID for several years and assisted in the preparation of the ‘Flora of Sheffield’

Your ticket includes:

  • a gentle tour of plant life growing at Sheffield Manor Lodge lasting approximately an hour and a half.
  • Opportunities to get hands on with plant life. Gerry will also be on hand to answer your flora queries.
  • A free tea or coffee at the Discovery Centre (this can be enjoyed on or after your stroll)


Tickets are £9 per adult (including a free tea or coffee)

Tour Times:

The tour starts at 1430 from the Discovery Centre 197 Manor Lane.

Please book slots in advance as spaces are limited.

Please note activity tickets are non-refundable. As a community interest company, we appreciate your understanding.