Events for families

Have a crafty Christmas

Come and get crafty with us this Christmas

Come and get crafty with us this Christmas

Roll your sleeves up and get creative this Christmas. Come and have fun making decorations, cards or gifts for the family. We have events for children and grown-ups; come and see what's happening at a place near you.

Family-friendly events

Let us tempt you with some of our fantastically creative family-friendly events. Discover more and enjoy our places in fun and interesting ways. Try a Crumble in the Jungle at Cotehele, husky rides at Wray Castle, after-school bushcraft at Ambleside or join our Civil War Academy at Corfe Castle.

'50 things' activities

Have you ever built a den, or gone on a really long bike ride? If not then what are you waiting for? We’ve made a list of 50 things to do before you’re 11¾ to help your young explorers get outdoors and closer to nature.

After dark explorers

Come and explore the grounds of an old house after dark. Our new Night Run series is perfect for families with a choice of well marked routes.

Animal lovers

Take time out for a bit of nature watching and see the fallow deer at Dyrham Park or spot the seal pups on Marloes Sands. If you're mad about horses meet the Shire horses at Wimpole Estate.

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