Half term activities are included in SBT admission, unless otherwise stated.
February Half Term Fun!
Fun for all the family this half term!
16 Feb 2019 – 24 Feb 2019
12:00 – 16:00
No booking required
There’s plenty of fun to be had this February half term at Shakespeare’s family homes, so you can really make the most of your 12 months free repeat visits with all tickets.
From Africa to Outer Space: Shakespeare Aloud! at the Movies
Join our in-house acting troupe for a whistle-stop look at Shakespeare’s influence on the silver screen.
Anne Hathaway’s Cottage
Going on a Nature Hunt
Follow one of our new nature hunt trails through nine acres of woodland and orchards, and share your finds with us on social media.
Sweetmeats and Suckets
Find out how the Jacobeans entertained and showed their wealth with an array of delicate and decorative sugar work and sweet foods, learn about their origins, peculiar names and methods of creation in our 17th century kitchen.
Shakespeare’s New Place
Shakespeare and Sci-Fi
Tuesday 19 February, 12pm and 2pm
Listen to our guides talk about Shakespeare’s influence on the science-fiction genre, including extracts from the Klingon translation of Hamlet!
Beneath the Visiting Moon
Tuesday 19 February, 6pm-8pm. FREE entry, booking required
In this 50th anniversary year since the moon landing, join us for a spot of stargazing in the Great Garden on the night of the closest and largest of three full supermoons expected in 2019. Our in-house acting troupe Shakespeare Aloud! will perform soliloquies inspired by the cosmos! Wrap up warm and bring a blanket and your telescope.
Shakespeare in Emojis
Take the spotlight in our puppet theatre and act out your favourite Shakespeare play in emojis.
Draw the Model
16 and 23 February at 2pm
A guided tour around the New Place house model to learn all about Tudor interiors and what life was like at home with the Shakespeares.
Book online – enjoy 12 months unlimited entry with every ticket.