Our places have acres of space with activities laid on for your little ones, plus family-friendly eating places and facilities for when you need a quick pit stop.

50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

Take some time outside with your family and friends and get up close with nature. Go on a bug hunt is one of our 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ challenges and a great way to get the children outdoors and having a wild time.

Hill climbing adventures

Climb a hill and see what adventures you can have on the way. If you haven’t found a hill-climbing adventure yet, have a read of our visitors' favourites.

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This is a lovely park with a beautiful house, gardens and deer - just big enough for a good walk but accessible for all the family

MJ,

visitor at Dunham Massey

Top-secret places for curious children

Lose yourself in the historic maze in the valley at Glendurgan

Lose yourself in the historic maze in the valley at Glendurgan

Psst! We've got a few secrets to share with you. Uncover fantastic family days out featuring puzzling mazes, secret gardens, caves that are hidden behind waterfalls and twisted tunnels. Now that summer is in full swing it’s time to get exploring.

Escapes for everyone

Enjoy the sunshine with a game of hide and seek

Enjoy the sunshine with a game of hide and seek

'When I watch my children outdoors I don't see autism I just see my kids being themselves.' - Jana Eastwood's family life is a little more complicated than most.  She explains how she takes time out for herself and why she believes that everyone needs an escape.

Ideas for family days out

  • Family-friendly beaches

    We care for some of the most beautiful beaches - perfect to kick-start your family fun day out.

  • History for kids

    Bring history to life at Chedworth Roman Villa or see the Industrial Revolution in action.

  • Rainy days

    Don't let soggy days stop you having a brilliant day out.