A history of Entertainment and Leisure in Sherborne
Explore the rich history of Entertainment and Leisure in Sherborne. During this tour Paul will consider the development of entertainment and leisure since the 1750’s. The tour will re-create an Edwardian Terrace parade overlooking the town before dropping down into Pageant Gardens to consider the importance of the coming of the railway and the 1905 Sherborne Pageant. We will continue through the town identifying past entertainment venues before reaching Paddock Gardens where you’ll learn about the Sherborne House Screen. The tour will conclude with a visit to the rarely visited and unique Georgian Shell House in Harper House.