FAMILY

Charleston welcomes families with

  • Free children’s trails for the house and garden are available from the Charleston shop.
  • Free craft activities every First Sunday of the month (suitable for children aged 3+).
  • Create Together workshops – Bookable workshops designed for children and adults to have fun and get involved in art and craft activities together. Please see individual workshops for details.
  • Free entrance to the gallery exhibitions for under 18’s.

 

Please see the What’s On guide for other family events throughout the year.

We encourage families to visit the house on Sundays when it is stewarded so you can look round in a more relaxed way at your own pace.

Children painting outside in the Barn yard using natural materials and unusual painting tools such as brooms

GALLERY

What's on

10 AugTalk
My Life in Colour

CRESSIDA BELL talks to her sister, Virginia Nicholson, about Charleston, her design work and curating ‘In Colour.’

12 AugWorkshop
Colour theory and mixing

Explore colour observation mixing and creating a sense of light in Oils with Tom Benjamin Vanessa More

13 AugWorkshop
Woodcut Printmaking

Learn the processes of woodcut printmaking, with tutor Helen Brown, from design to carving, inking to printing. More

17 Aug - 18 Aug
Colourscape

Enter a labyrinth of colour, light and music at Charleston this summer! Explore countless interlinked rainbow chambers with extraordinary light and colour experiences.


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