Family with children exploring the meadows together
We know how important spending time with friends and family in the great outdoors is right now. Our Tudor grounds are open for family trails and craft and to explore the ruins and emerging meadows.

The safety of our visitors is our number one priority so to ensure social distancing, we have reduced our capacities and tickets must be booked in advance. 
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Child running through meadows towards mum as she explores the ruins on a nature trail
Children enjoying a family nature trail in the Tudor grounds
What to expect on your June visit
Family  nature trails and craft.
Big open spaces, emerging meadows and our Tudor gardens.
Open Discovery Centre with socially distanced seating. 
Turret House opening 30th May with self led history guide.
Rhubarb Shed Cafe open Wednesday to Sunday 9am to 3pm.
Full details of how we are making our open days Covid secure can be found on each event page.

Discover the Turret House and Tudor ruins

From Medieval deer park to a Tudor powerhouse, you can explore the story of Sheffield Manor Lodge including the intrigues and dramas of Mary, Queen of Scots' time in captivity. Through costume characters, self led trails and guided tours, Sheffield's Tudor history comes to life.
Our Tudor Story
Turret House surrounded by Pictorial Meadows
Visitors on a day out at Sheffield Manor Lodge walking in the meadows

Explore meadow filled landscapes

Wander through a meadow haven, taking in colour strewn vistas and delve down to the detail of individual flowers and their pollinators. Explore a Tudor herb garden before loosing yourself in the lavender labyrinth.
Our Meadows and Nature

Children's trails, activities and play

Enjoy our family trails and craft inspired by the nature and history of our site (advance booking recommended). Bring your bucket and spade to our sandpit, climb around our adventure playground and run wild in our open spaces.
We are a Create Sheffield Partner
We are a Children's University partner
Child making a potion in the gardens at Sheffield Manor Lodge
Rhubarb Shed Cafe Burger and fries

Treat yourself at the Rhubarb Shed Cafe

Serving a range of delicious food from ciabattas and salads to gourmet burgers and with a host of specials. There's vegan and gluten free options and a selection of tempting cakes to try. 

Open Wednesday to Sunday
9am to 3pm

How to find us

Travelling by Car

The Discovery Centre
197 Manor Lane, Sheffield, S2 1UJ

Rhubarb Shed Cafe
389 Manor Lane, Sheffield, S2 1UL

Free visitor car parking
Disabled parking at both sites
Travelling by Public Transport

Buses 7, 8, 50, 53, 71,120,24, 25, 10 and 56 plus short walk

Tram (Blue Route) to Spring Lane / City Road (+ 1 mile walk via Manor Fields Park)

(Yellow Route) to Cricket Inn Road (+ 1 mile walk via Maltravers Road to Manor Lane)
Travelling by Train

If you are coming from further afield to travel to Sheffield Manor lodge then why not get a Train to Sheffield.

From here you can get either the blue or yellow tram or a bus from Sheffield Interchange (5 minutes’ walk across the main road outside the train station)
Main Contact
Green Estate / Sheffield Manor Lodge:
389 Manor Lane
S2 1UL
Phone: 0114 276 2828
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Schools, education and tours:
0114 276 2828 ext 647

Weddings and venue hire:
0114 276 2828 ext 623

Rhubarb Shed cafe and catering:
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