For families

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Why not play Hide and Seek during your visit?

Why not play Hide and Seek during your visit?

We can think of loads of things you can tick off your list here. Flying a kite, building a den and searching for bugs are just three. Why not come and find out how you can start your outdoor adventure at Packwood House.

More for families at Packwood

  • Explore our spectacular gardens
  • Play hide and seek in the yews
  • Children's portions in our new café
  • Lots of high chairs for babies in the café
  • Enjoy the trails through the house
  • See what's growing in our kitchen garden
  • Our kitchen garden has a brilliant bug house
  • Lots of space to explore and let off steam
  • Water the plants in the kitchen garden
  • Toilets with baby changing facilities available

Get stuck in

Let your imagination take you on an adventure into an unexplored world of woodland wonder. Pick up a map from the house and start your exploration.
You could build a den, work out the age of a sawn log, or make your own sundial. If it’s raining, jump in the puddles - just don’t forget your wellies.

Schoolchildren dig their own plot

Come and find the teddies enjoying a picnic in the kitchen garden

Come and find the teddies enjoying a picnic in the kitchen garden

One quarter of the Kitchen Garden is used exclusively by the children from Sharmans Cross School to plant their own vegetables and flowers. Last year it was a clock face and this year, John has another amazingly inventive idea of the Teddy Bear’s Picnic, for the children to plant around.

Our parkland

Loads to do with children of all ages at Packwood House

Loads to do with children of all ages at Packwood House

Surrounded by beautiful gardens and countryside, Packwood is a place of dreams and adventure. Ramble through the lanes, fields and canal paths from Packwood to Baddesley Clinton, or discover the walks in the park and woodland.

Whatever the weather

Don your wellies for our welly walk

Explore Packwood House come rain or shine with our new family activity cards.
Let your imagination run wild with 'Puddles of Fun' and 'Pictures in the Sky'.
 

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