Lola trail at Lyme Park. Photo: ©National Trust Images/ Arnhel de Serra

Lola trail at Lyme Park. Photo: ©National Trust Images/ Arnhel de Serra

1/15 Charlie And Lola Trail

Enjoy a summer of fun with Charlie and Lola and friends at National Trust Lyme. 'The Art of Lauren Child: Adventures with Charlie and Lola and Friends' is an exhibition and interactive trail featuring lots of the cute and creative characters so beautifully portrayed by the writer and illustrator including star siblings Charlie and Lola, Clarice Bean, Ruby Redford and more.

The trail is open every day, taking you around the garden with lots of fun activities en route. Afterwards, hop over to the Orangery Room West where you can see original artwork created by Lauren Child.

When/where: Every day until 4 Sep, National Trust Lyme, Stockport, Cheshire

Price: Vehicle and garden entry applies, NT members and under 5s free; 50p per trail map

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