Summer at Beaulieu

Posted  22.07.2021
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Make the most of the summer holidays at Beaulieu, with a day out packed with indoor and outdoor fun from 24th July to 31st August that all the family will enjoy, together.

Beaulieu's resident falconer with one of his birds

Be amazed by falconry demonstrations by Lord Montagu’s falconer throughout the summer holidays. Join him for daily displays in the Beaulieu Abbey Cloister and on the lawns of Palace House, every day until September 3rd (excluding 6th – 8th August), then learn more about this ancient art in the Abbot’s Mews falconry exhibition to find out about the kings, queens and noblemen who practiced falconry over the centuries.

Child having fun in Little Beaulieu

The gates of Little Beaulieu are open and ready to welcome little ones this summer, with tree-top walkways, a secret staircase, epic climbing walls, a zip wire and even more exciting features in the enchanting play area modelled on Lord Montagu’s ancestral home of Palace House. Built for playtime, the design of this wooden wonder pays homage to Beaulieu’s remarkable heritage and ancient buildings.

Beaulieu's Veteran Bus driving through the grounds

Hop aboard Beaulieu’s much-loved Veteran Bus, back in service after an 18-month rest, and experience the relaxed pace of public transport as it was over a century ago.

If the high octane excitement of glamorous supercars is your thing, then make sure you don’t miss the Beaulieu Supercar Weekend on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th August. Be thrilled by the sights and sounds of over 900 jaw-dropping supercars as they assemble for the two-day event, with explosive demonstration runs, sound-offs and impressive displays.

Motoring in Miniature - Toys of your Childhood exhibition in the National Motor Museum

In the National Motor Museum, discover more than 800 toy cars and pedal cars on show in fun-filled exhibition Motoring in Miniature – the Toys of Your Childhood, just feet away from full-size motoring marvels. Visitors of all ages will be delighted to see these much-loved playthings of the past, bringing small-scale motoring memories to life.

Creative Workshops in the National Motor Museum

Then get hands-on from 26th July to 3rd September, with creative workshops inspired by the future of mobility. Taking place in and around the National Motor Museum, these include operating a Lego robot rover to learn about driverless cars, designing and building your own model vehicle of the future and getting involved in Golden Arrow record breaker-themed summer activities to try out.

For art lovers, why not immerse yourself in the amazing and thought-provoking designs of Sculpture at Beaulieu, with 250 incredible sculptures to discover inside Palace House and throughout its grounds and gardens.

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