Our walled garden will be closed on 23, 24 and 25 September for a private event, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Apple day

Celebrate the orchard in our walled garden at our annual apple day celebration.

Join in our celebration with activities for all ages! From face painting, hands-on music-making, and group craft sessions to a baking competition, live music, beekeeping talks, tours, autumnal wreath making and more, there’s something for everyone! Additionally, there will be a crafts and food market taking place throughout the garden. Bring your picnic blanket, we have lots of delicious things on offer!

This year, there will also be additional activities are available for prebooking. A complete list of available activities for pre-booking can be found here.

Enter our baking competition!

Are you practising for the next season of Great British Bake Off? Why not test your skills out in our Apple day baking competition sponsored by Marsh & Parsons! This apple day we will be holding a baking competition to celebrate the apple. We will have adult and junior (under 16’s) categories, and prizes will be awarded for the winner and runner up in each. This competition is free to enter and prizes will be awarded.

Enter the baking competition by submitting this form.

Monkey Music at Apple day (ages 1-4)

Come along for some musical fun with your little one. Monkey Music is celebrating Apple Day with some fabulous autumnal workshops. Perfect for little ones from 1-4 years, the sessions will be jam-packed with songs, instruments, activities and learning. We’ll be floating around with the autumn leaves, exploring the beat with our drums and maracas and sharing precious time together at the magical Fulham Palace.

Tickets are available here.

Storytelling – Tales from the orchard (ages 5+)

Discover the wondrous story about a Bishop’s daughter and a star no one has seen before and create your own apple print card.

Tickets are available here.

Sharky & George (ages 5-11)

We’ll be running sessions for 5-11-year-olds full of apple-themed fun, adventure and crazy activities. Let us wear out the children while you can explore the festival!

Tickets are available here.

Autumn wreath making (ages 18+)

Join in the Palace’s Apple Day celebrations and create your own autumnal wreath with florist Elaine Fisher.

Tickets are available here.

Sponsorship opportunities

For sponsorship, partnership and advertising opportunities please email anja.herman@fulhampalace.org.

If you are interested in advertising in our apple day brochure, please complete this form.