Learn a new skill and take a basket home

Basket Making

Come and spend an enjoyable day trying your hand at the traditional craft of basket-making.

Event details

Meeting point

Please book in at reception


10am to 4pm
A static map of Basket Making

About the event

Using English willow you will weave a basket to take home. The workshop is informal and relaxed and is suitable for beginners. booking essential.

Places are limited and booking is essential so please call the centre team on 01206 738172

Donation £40.00 per person includes materials.

All materials and tools will be provided but please bring sharp secateurs if you have them and it is a good idea to wear old clothes.
Lunch will be available to purchase from the tearoom or bring a packed lunch which may be eaten in the education room .


Phone number

01206 738172


£40 per person includes materials

Additional booking information

Advance booking essential.

Suitable for

Adults, Beginners

Know before you go

Wheelchair access

Access to the Education room

What to bring

Sharp secateurs

Parking information

Free car park

Bicycle parking

Bike racks available


Picnic area
Disabled toilet
Baby changing facilities

Contact us

Abberton Reservoir visitor centre
Contact number: 01206 738172