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Gardening and Gumboots: A Garden Story Trail at Lowther Castle and Gardens

Location: Lowther Castle and Gardens, Lowther, Penrith, CA10 2HH

Dates: 04 May 2019 - 19 July 2019

Gumboots was a young gardener who came to work in the gardens at Lowther Castle in the 1930s.

On his first day, Gumboots went to the toolshed and found some tools were missing. This is the story of his hunt for those missing tools. 

Each chapter in Gumboots’ story has a clue - marked in red. The red clue tells you where to go next. 

Follow Gumboots from clue to clue (there are 11 in total) and find out where to go to claim a small gardening prize.  

Free with admission

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