Every year, as summer arrives and the evenings grow longer, The Lost Carnival appears in a different place. In 2017, the carnival families will be spending the summer in rehearsal, and you can visit them backstage at Dunham Massey NT, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 4SJ

By cycle
NCN62, 1 mile
On foot
Close to Trans-Pennine Trail and Bridgewater Canal
By train
Altrincham 3 miles; Hale 3 miles
By road
Off A56: M6 exit 19; M56 exit 7
Parking: 200 yards. March to October shuttle buggy service most days between car park and visitor facilities
By bus
From Altrincham and Warrington, stops at main gates