50 things to do at Moseley Old Hall

In our woodland at Moseley Old Hall there is the chance to have a go at many things on your 50 things to do before you're 11¾ list. Rain or shine you'll be ticking them off in no time!

    Make a mud pie

    Mud pies at Moseley

    Moseley's mud kitchen is open for business all this summer, so come along and get stuck in.

    Cook on a camp fire

    Fire pit cooking at Moseley

    Check out our monthly If you go down to the woods... activity weekends to find out when we're cooking around our firepit. You might make nettle soup or bake an apple.

    Hunt for bugs

    Bug hunt at Moseley

    You and the family can always discover some exciting bugs of all sorts hiding in our garden and woods. We'll help you out with identifying them at our July If you go down to the woods... weekend.

    Make a trail with sticks

    Creativity with sticks

    There are at least 100 things to do with a stick at Moseley: make a trail, build a twig tower, stick weaving; we even know how to make a catapult or a broom.

    Build a den

    Den building at Moseley Old Hall

    Any time you want to come along to build a den at Moseley, we have the materials if you have the imagination.

    Go on a walk barefoot

    Children making footprints in the mud

    Follow in the footsteps of King Charles II as you wander through our woods barefoot. Do it any time or at a special event.

    Create some wild art

    Tree faces at Moseley Old Hall

    Help yourself to our natural materials and release your inner artist. Don't forget our Activity Afternoons on Mondays and Tuesdays in the summer holidays.

    Make a grass trumpet

    A peacock, its tail fanned, in the grounds of Moseley Old Hall

    Squeak and squawk like a peacock with a grass trumpet at Moseley.

    Visit a (mini) farm

    Egg collecting at Moseley

    You can help us collect eggs from our chickens and ducks at 1pm every day we are open. We can't guarantee there will always be eggs but we promise you'll enjoy meeting our chucks!

    Catch a falling leaf

    The knot garden in autumn

    Can you be quick enough to catch a falling leaf? This is especially fun in the autumn at Moseley.