For families

'50 things to do before you're 11¾'

’50 Things’

’50 Things’

Croome has 35 of the 50 things to do to try out. Visit the 50 things hub in the visitor centre corridor to pick up a booklet to get started.

What else is there to do?

  • RAF themed playground; there's a ramped access bunker and swings for smaller children
  • Natural play area with den building, balance beams and more
  • Our Explorer Pack gives you much more to do around the park
  • Try the imaginative trail inside Croome Court
  • Activities including jigsaws, plate designing and costumes are in the house
  • Hot and cold drinks are available from the shop next to the play areas
  • Children's choices at our restaurant including hot meals at weekends

Natural play

Keep the family occupied outdoors © NT

Have a wild play time

Head to our natural play area beyond the RAF themed playground. Make your own adventure with balance beams, a wood throne and den building materials.

Play time

Don’t forget to have lots of fun © whitecube photography

Take a break in the playground

Our RAF themed playground has a parachute swing, lookout tower, mini jeep, ramped access bunker, swings and an aeroplane slide, with seats for adults to take a rest as well.

Outdoor adventures

Make your own adventure outdoors © NT

Make your own adventure

Croome is a place where your children can run wild, have fun and make their own adventures. There's space, miles of interesting walks and follies to discover with your family.

Explorer packs

Explore the park with your family

Explore Croome your own way

Take one of our Explorer packs from Reception on your day out. In a handy rucksack, you'll have trails to follow, a bug-hunting kit, binoculars and more.

Rain showers?

Test out your imagination

Put your imagination to the test

Escape into the house to try our imaginative trail, design your own plate in the Dining Room, work out the jigsaws in the Long Gallery and try on the costumes and wigs in the Drawing Room.

What's coming up?

The new version of Maria Gunning © NT/Colour Heroes

The new version of Maria Gunning

New family guide

We're really excited about the designs for our new family guide around the park. We'll let you know when it's arrived.

What's coming up?

Grow your own © NTPL/John Millar

Grow your own

Plant it, grow it, eat it

Take part in free grow your own activities with our Dig for Victory gardener on Sunday 24 August.

Children's meals

  • Hot children's sized meals are served at weekends
  • Pick up a children's lunch box with drink, nibbles and a choice of sandwich
  • Try a babycino - frothy hot milk to warm little tummies