Join us this half-term as storyteller extraordinaire Olivia Armstrong takes us on a magical tour of the secret corridors and enchanted corners of the manor house...

You will get to explore the house for this special storytelling experience for families.

Discover the strange, spooky secret beneath the staircase. Hear how a brave servant laid to rest a troublesome ghost. Find out ways to protect yourself and your house from ghosts. Seasonal stories to celebrate all things marvellous and magical

As well as stories, we will play some games and make a witch's potion!

We'll explore some spooky stories, but don't worry- this event is suitable for all ages. Why not dress up in your favourite Halloween costume?!

About Olivia

Olivia is a professional storyteller, based in London and originally from Northern Ireland. She works with all ages and communities. From museums to universities, broadcasters to libraries, caves to castles.

Olivia works with many of the major names in the cultural sector – from the British Museum and the National Gallery to Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace She  has also collaborated on storytelling projects with everyone from the University of Utrecht to the Royal Society of British Architects,  the National Literacy Trust to English Heritage. We are delighted to have her as our storyteller-in-residence. 

Important Information

Ticket costs: £10 adult, £7 child (3-16), Family ticket (2 adults, 2 children) £30.

Ticket includes FREE ACCESS to our other autumn family fun activities (on Thurs 26 October only). 

All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. 

Suitable for all ages. The session will last for about an hour. No tickets will be issued. Please arrive 10 mins ahead of session start to check-in. 

Access info here.  These sessions will be relaxed. There may be up to 30 people may be in your group. We have a quiet room available. Child exploring the house