Summer Holiday Activities at Sheffield Manor Lodge

Week 2: Beside the Seaside

Mon 29 July – Thu 1 August

Come along to Sheffield Manor Lodge during the second week of the summer holidays for some seaside fun!

Play in our sandpit and get in the summer mood with beach-themed crafts, including:

• Decorated clay rainbow fish

• Sand art beach collage

• Snapping peg shark

You will also be able to go on a seaside activities spotter trail in our grounds!

What else can I do?

• Dress-up in Tudor costumes

• Explore our historic sixteenth century ruins

• Discover the story of Mary, Queen of Scots in our newly interpreted Turret House

• Learn about weird and wonderful Tudor medicines in our apothecary garden

• Get lost in our lavender labyrinth, have fun in our sandpit and play outdoor games

Where can I eat?

Drinks and snacks are available to buy in The Discovery Centre and you are very welcome to have a picnic in our grounds.

The Rhubarb Shed Café down the road is open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am to 3pm. You can book a table by giving them a call on 0737 536 6429.


We are open 10am – 4pm (last entry is 3pm)

Children’s activity slots are at 10am, 10:45am, 11:30am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm. You can stay and play until 4pm.

Please book activity slots in advance as spaces are limited

Ticket Prices

£4.75 per child taking part in activities

Entry is FREE for all adults and any children not taking part in activities, however we would greatly appreciate it if you could leave a donation.

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