Events for families and adults

Join our special events, exhibitions, talks and workshops

From craft workshops for kids to hands-on activities for families, there are plenty of fun things to do at Tring. 

For a handy guide to Tring events and visitor information download 

What's on at Tring: July - October 2014 PDF (974.9 KB)

  • A Shot in the Park Photography Exhibition

    A Shot in the Park Photography Exhibition

    3 October 2014
    Until 16 November 2014
    Suitable for all ages
    Free exhibition: no need to book, just turn up

    See the winners of this year's Tring Park photography competition, based around the themes of life, colour and weather.

  • Animal Mummies

    Animal Mummies

    28 October 2014 10:30 - 11:30, 14:30 - 15:30
    Suitable for ages 5+
    Tickets £3.50, advance booking required

    Did you know the Ancient Egyptians even mummified animals. See images of real animal mummies and prepare your own clay mummy for its journey to the afterlife.

  • Pumpkin Carving at the Museum

    Pumpkin Carving at the Museum

    29 October 2014 17:30 - 18:00, 18:00 - 18:30, 18:30 - 19:00
    Suitable for ages 5+
    Tickets £3, advance booking required
    Booking closes 16.00 on 28 October

    Carve a spooky pumpkin to light your way through Tring Park.

  • Tring Park Lantern Event

    Tring Park Lantern Event

    29 October 2014 18:00 - 20:00
    Suitable for all ages
    Suggested donation of £3 per person on the night, advance booking required

    Discover Tring Park after hours on this fun night time walk. Limited spaces available. To book your place, email

  • Museum by Torchlight

    Museum by Torchlight

    31 October 2014 17:00 - 20:00
    Most suitable for children aged 5+
    Free, no booking required

    Bring along your torch and set off on the trail of nocturnal creatures around the Museum. Do you dare to explore in the dark and to touch some mystery animal objects?

  • Bat Conservation Trust

    Bat Conservation Trust

    31 October 2014
    Suitable for all ages

    Meet the Bat Conservation Trust and learn about the world of bats, plus make a bat to take home.

Toddler Tuesdays

Toddler Tuesdays

Borrow animal costumes and toys to make exploring the galleries more fun.

Ask at the information desk on Tuesdays in term time from 14.00.

Booking an event

For event enquiries or to book an event, please call +44 (0)20 7942 6163, Monday to Friday 10.00 - 16.00.
Some events need to be booked in advance. Please see individual events for details.

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