50 things to do before you're 11 3/4
Take the kids on a adventure with our 50 things challenge, the perfect way to make them love the great outdoors and get closer to nature.
Borrow our kit from reception and head off into the garden and estate to see how many you can tick off while you're with us. Download our map (pdf) to find out which things you can around the grounds at Newark.
Our top six
Discover what's in a pond
Roll down a really big hill
Make a daisy chain
Find a geocache
Hunt for bugs
Skim a stone
Borrow one of our fantastic tracker packs and let Percy the peacock lead you on his own activity tour of Newark Park. Perfect for kids aged between 6 and 12.
Inside the childrens' backpacks you'll find binoculars, a bug catcher, notepad and a variety of exciting activity sheets to make for a really fun family day out.
Children's house trail
Pick up a free spotters trail when you enter the house, and go on a journey of discovery over Newark's 450 year history.
There's a wide range of fun garden games to keep all ages entertained. Choose from croquet, giant chess, dominoes and Jenga.