Things to see & do

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What's on?

Head to our events page to find out more about all of our events going on throughout 2015. Get ahead of the game and book in for our exciting family summer theatre events, make plans to visit us for one of our Funday Fridays in August, or take advantage of free entry on Heritage Open Days weekend.


There are five marked walks accross our parkland. Download a trail for the Long Walk following the perimeter of the park and taking in Sheepwash Pond, or for the Wix Woods Walk passing the children’s adventure area and the bluebells. You can find other routes on the map in our welcome leaflet.

Bring the family

There’s loads to do for families at Hatchlands. Start with a visit to our fantastic natural adventure area, or how about our Sylvanian Families nature trail starring your favourite characters?You can also pick up a house or garden trail, get competitive with garden games or take a pony ride with pony magic.

Start your 50 things adventure here

Start your 50 things adventure here

50 things to do before you’re 11¾

With 400 acres of parkland an outdoor adventure is easy to find. Our list of 50 things to do before you’re 11¾ will set you on your way and you can complete 18 of the activities here. Build a den in our natural adventure area or play conkers under one of our huge horse chestnuts. Just ask the team at reception for more help and pointers.

Sunday Rambler

Out and about on a Sunday and need to get from one great place to another? The Summer Sunday Rambler bus service links us with lots of our other places in the local area. Run by the East Surrey Rural Transport Partnership, you'll find a 2015 timetable on their website.

Take a two-minute tour

Watch a two-minute video for a quick tour around our house, garden and park.