Events 2017

Events titled in bold are organised by the Folly Fellowship. The others are folly related talks and outings by other organisations.

When Where What How much?
Thurs 13th July Bedfordshire A day conference exploring the fascinating world of grottos, hermitages and root houses.

Confirmed speakers include Brian Dix (garden archaeologist), Prof. Gordon Campbell (author of The Hermit in the Garden), Katherine Myers, Dr Judy Preston, Hazelle Jackson, Diana Reynell and Daniëlle Westerhof.
For more information and a full programme contact:

Sunday 23rd July Shropshire

Annual Garden Party at Hawkstone Park.

Wander through the rocky landscape of Hawkstone and find the numerous follies, before partaking of our usual cream tea, folly cake and Pimms.

Tickets must be booked before 8th July. If you wish to pay by cheque, you can download a form here

Further details here


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Sat 9th & Sun 10th September Germany

Worlitz & Potsdam, Germany

Based in Dessau , one hour from Berlin, this is a 'pay as you go' trip where you make your own travel and accomodation arrangements.
Worlitz contains a number of striking buildings including the Gothic House, the Pantheon, the Villa Hamilton, and the Stein, and an artificial volcano. Sanssouci nr Potsdam contains the Dragon House, the Chinese Teahouse, The Orangery, the Antique Temple, The Roman Baths, and the Belvedere .

Full details here