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  • Parham House & Gardens will be closed from the 14th October and will re-open on Sunday 12th April 2020

Blog & News


Blog : 21st October 2019

Introducing our new Artist in Residence, Diana de Vere Cole

We are delighted to announce that the artist Diana de Vere Cole has been appointed as our Artist in Residence for 2019 – 2020.

Blog : 25th September 2019

The forester with Parham roots

Following in the footsteps of his Father and Grandfather who both also worked on the Estate, Jim takes care of Parham’s parkland and forest.

Blog : 23rd September 2019

The planting of our Pumpkin Tunnel

From seed to sapling, Parham Gardener Max Crisfield tells us about the creation of the spectacular Pumpkin Tunnel that has been so popular with our Garden visitors.

Blog : 30th August 2019

Parham welcomes back evacuee Ron Callon for 80th anniversary of evacuation

This September marks 80 years since Parham was home to thirty evacuee children in World War II. To commemorate this special anniversary, Parham welcomed back evacuee Ron Callon and his family for a memorable visit this year.

Blog : 26th August 2019

Creating Parham style Cut Flower Displays

In our latest ‘People of Parham’ feature, we speak to Sally Adams from our Flower Team, who helps create our magnificent Cut Flower displays. 

Blog : 12th August 2019

Q&A with award-winning artist Gordon Rushmer

As part of the celebrations for Horsham Year of Culture, Parham will be hosting a Watercolour Exhibition by award-winning local painter, Gordon Rushmer. Accents on the Landscape – Ancient Churches of West Sussex will be on display in the Seed Room from 1st – 15th September. Here we speak to Gordon about what inspired his work and what visitors can look forward to seeing.

Blog : 10th June 2019

The Salt Print Process with Artist in Residence Elizabeth Zeschin

Elizabeth Zeschin shows us behind-the-scenes during the salt print process.

Blog : 24th May 2019

Parham House, your destination of choice for art and afternoon tea

This spring, stimulate all your senses at Parham House & Gardens. Parham is renowned for its historic architecture and gardens, but did you know that it is also home to a fascinating collection of paintings, furniture and antiques?

Blog : 24th May 2019

Q&A with Artist in Residence Elizabeth Zeschin

We caught up with our Elizabeth Zeschin in between her sessions in the dark room to hear about the inspiration behind her upcoming exhibition this June.

Blog : 2nd May 2019

Sharing the magic of Parham

As part of our new series of blogs where we introduce the people behind Parham, revealing more about their roles and favourite piece of our historic estate, this month we talk to House Guide and Archivist Lyndy Kessell.