For families

Family fun

There's lots to look out for...

There's lots to look out for...

Come and search out some signs of summer on our family trail around the gardens. Pick up your free copy from the Information Centre.

Cliveden joins the cast of "Cinderella"

Have you seen Disney's new movie Cinderella?

Take a close look and see if you can spot how our grand Clock Tower and the Fountain of Love caught the imagination of the film's set designers.

Amazing maze

Take on the challenge of our massive yew tree maze and have fun getting lost as you explore the 500m of paths winding amongst 2m high hedges.

Who will be the first to get to the centre?

Storybook Play Den

Let imaginations run wild among all the storybook characters in this special area designed for under 10s. The Doll's House café is right next door - ideal for a cup of coffee whilst the children play.

Woodland Play Trail

A 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.

Our woodlands are open daily.

Outdoor adventures

An outdoor adventure is always around the corner here.

Climb a tree, build a den, make a mud pie and more as you complete our list of not-to-be-missed experiences.

Family events

We've got lots coming up including our Wild Wednesdays and tree climbing during the school holidays. You can also book now for our outdoor performance of 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice'.

All the essentials

  • Baby-changing facilities in all toilets
  • Buggies to borrow from the Information Centre
  • Family-friendly cafés with children’s options, high chairs and bottle-warming facilities
  • Pushchair-friendly paths - stop by the Information Centre for a 'step-free' route map
  • Picnic areas, including in the Water Garden, right next to the play area
  • Free seasonal family trails available from the Information Centre