For families at Cliveden

We have a whole host of activities for families to make the most of the great outdoors this winter including woodland play trails, a character-filled play area designed for under 10s and plenty of open space in order to get a much needed breath of fresh air.

A family next to a Christmas tree on an outdoor trail
Enjoy time together on our Christmas trail National Trust / Polly Ingham-Watts

Get that festive feeling this season 

A Christmas trail, Father Christmas and more to give you that tingle in your toes at Cliveden this season.

The maze at Cliveden in Buckinghamshire
Cliveden Maze National Trust / Clare Kendall

Get lost in our giant yew tree maze 

Made from over 1000 yew trees this winding maze is surprisingly challenging for visitors young and old.

Child playing on the slide in the Storybook Play Den at Cliveden, Buckinghamshire
Our Storybook Play Den is designed especially for under 10s National Trust Images / Megan Taylor

Storybook Play Den 

There's an enticing corner for children to discover. The Storybook Play Den, located beyond the Maze and Water Garden, offers a fantastic location to let young imaginations run wild.

Children running through woods kicking up leaves
Catch a falling leaf National Trust Images / Megan Taylor

Outdoor adventures this winter 

Why not pop your wellies on and use this opportunity to tick off a whole bunch of your 50 things to do before you're 11¾?

Family walking an activity trail in autumn
Follow one of our walking trails National Trust Images / Naomi Goggin

Family events at Cliveden 

This winter season why not take part in one of our events designed to help little ones get to know our gardens?

Family building a den from branches
Woodland den building National Trust Images / John Millar

Natural play trail  

A wild woodland trail with a difference…around every corner you’ll find a new place to play and test your climbing, balancing and den building skills. Look out for signs to the Woodland Play Trail on your right after you have turned onto Green Drive.

Victoria sponge cake
Leave space for a slice of delicious cake National Trust Images / Steven Barber

The Doll's House Café for families 

Perfect for parents and little ones alike, placed next to the Storybook Play Den this pretty little café serves hot drinks and snacks to fuel your playtime.