Events

Layer Marney Tower has all sorts of different Events throughout the year. Some are organised by us and some are put on by other people. Some are inside and others are outside. Some are free and others require tickets booked in advance.

Invitation to View Tours

Come on your own or with friends and be taken on a Guided tour full of history and stories about Layer Marney Tower. Often guided by a member of the family the tour goes from one end of the building to the other.

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Twelfth Night performed by the Handlebards

The Handlebards return with an hilarious, energetic, outdoor production of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, bring your own chair, picnic and blanket, doors open at 6pm for 7pm start.

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Layer Marney Village Beacon Lighting Party – this is for the Village

Layer Marney Village Jubilee Celebration No. 1!
This is a Village Event

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Celebration of Music and Song

Layer Marney Tower

organised by Annette Gentleman

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Tower Tours

Layer Marney Tower is nearly 500 years old and the Marney Family were here for nearly 500 years before the house was built. Come and hear some interesting facts and have some of the special features pointed out to enhance you visit.

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Father’s Day

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Invitation to View Tours

Come on your own or with friends and be taken on a Guided tour full of history and stories about Layer Marney Tower. Often guided by a member of the family the tour goes from one end of the building to the other.

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Essex Book Festival

Layer Marney Tower

Julia Abel Smith
Tracy Borman
Andrew Lownie

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Essex Opera Festival – Cosi fan Tutte

The Essex Opera Festival 2022.

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Essex Opera Festival – Cosi fan Tutte

The Essex Opera Festival 2022.

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Essex Opera Festival – Cosi fan Tutte

The Essex Opera Festival 2022.

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Tower Tours

Layer Marney Tower is nearly 500 years old and the Marney Family were here for nearly 500 years before the house was built. Come and hear some interesting facts and have some of the special features pointed out to enhance you visit.

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The Secret Garden Live

Stunningly beautiful, interpretation of this classic tale by New Creations Collective Company - complemented by superb music score and choreography staged in the gardens at Layer Marney Tower.

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Invitation to View Tours

Come on your own or with friends and be taken on a Guided tour full of history and stories about Layer Marney Tower. Often guided by a member of the family the tour goes from one end of the building to the other.

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Tower Tours

Layer Marney Tower is nearly 500 years old and the Marney Family were here for nearly 500 years before the house was built. Come and hear some interesting facts and have some of the special features pointed out to enhance you visit.

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500 year Celebration of Henry VIII’s Visit

Layer Marney Tower

500year Celebration of the Visit of Henry VIII

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Village Fete

Visit us for all the fun at the fete in beautiful gardens and absorb 500 years of history in The Tower.

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Invitation to View Tours

Come on your own or with friends and be taken on a Guided tour full of history and stories about Layer Marney Tower. Often guided by a member of the family the tour goes from one end of the building to the other.

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Christmas Invitation to View

Come on your own or with friends and be taken on a Christmas tour full of history and stories and enjoy Mulled wine and mince Pies. Christmas trees, fires in the grate and candles lit in the Dining Room.

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