Beekeeping Demonstrations

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  • Entry to this event is included with a Grounds & Below Stairs ticket and is free for members.

Saturday 14 June – Saturday 30 August 2014
2pm – 3pm
Weather permitting

Saturdays throughout the Summer

Find out more about bees and beekeeping through an informative demonstration by members of the Harrogate & Ripon Beekeepers’ Association. A free event to all visitors accessible with a Grounds & Below Stairs ticket, just turn up on the day.

The Harrogate and Ripon Beekeepers’ Association have a working apiary here in the Walled Garden at Harewood where they run Beekeeping Taster Days and demonstrations throughout the summer, helping people to find out more about bees and get some hands-on experience if they are thinking about keeping their own.

Every Saturday throughout Summer you can join them in the Walled Garden, to learn about the bees, see beekeeping skills in action, ask questions and find out about planting for bees, honey and more…

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These demonstrations will run every Saturday from 14th June to 30th August 2014, excluding the two dates detailed below.

Please be aware that our weekly demonstrations are all weather permitting! Please do call ahead if you are travelling here specifically for these demos.

On arrival, please park in main car park and make your way down to the Walled Garden, for 2pm.

Please note that these free demonstration days are not running on the following dates: 21st June, 5th July and 9th August, due to the Beekeeping Taster Days and the Tour de France event.