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Capability Brown 300

Infinite Landscapes

11 June 2016Discounted for members

A photographic journey through Harewood, and time, in the company of the great Victorian photographer Roger Fenton. Brian Liddy, Associate Curator at the National Media Museum, will introduce the work and techniques of Roger Fenton (1819-1859), with special emphasis on Fenton’s visit to Harewood in the summer of 1859. As well as an introductory talk in the Watercolour Rooms of the House (where rare examples of … Read more

Capability Brown 300

Finding Mr Brown in Yorkshire

7 June 2016Discounted for members

Brown is recognised as one of the most outstanding landscape gardeners in history. Join this academic look at Brownian designs with historian Peter Goodchild and explore the history behind Brown's connection with Harewood. This talk will analyse how influential Brown was in developing the naturalistic style in the early 18th century. Who were the designers who inspired him? How did his style develop? … Read more

Capability Brown 300

Great Capabilities; a celebration of “Capability” Brown at Harewood

4 – 12 June 2016Discounted for members

Join us, as we celebrate the achievements of Lancelot “Capability” Brown at Harewood in a series of walks, talks and exhibitions; there is something for everyone from novice to enthusiast to enjoy. Explore the history behind Harewood’s connection with Brown and join one of our expert talks in the landscape itself. Talks and tours will include: Finding Mr Brown in Yorkshire with Peter Goodchild: an academic … Read more

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Love Your Zoo Week

31 May – 4 June 2016Free for members

Join expert talks every day in the Bird Garden with our keepers as we celebrate all things feathered! Love Your Zoo week is a nationwide event organised by the British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquariums (BIAZA). Coinciding with half-term week, we will be shouting about our feathered friends from Tuesday 31st May. Not only does the week-long event ensure a fun-filled day out with lots of extra … Read more

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Spring at Harewood

25 March – 17 April 2016Free for members

Perfect for families and lovers of the outdoors, Harewood celebrates spring in all its glory. Meet the latest additions to the Harewood animal family in our brand new Farm Experience. With rabbits, baby guinea pigs, pygmy goats and more, there’s lots to keep your children entertained during the holidays. Don’t miss the penguin feeding, minibeast trail and bright pink flamingos too! Explore the gardens as … Read more

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