Come and have some seasonal half-term fun © NTPL/John Millar

Come and have some seasonal half-term fun

All our half-term & Hallowe'en events

Spooky Hallowe'en trails and stories, pumpkin hunting, spell-making workshops, dressing-up, apple days, autumn crafts and more...

If you’re wondering what to do with the kids this autumn half-term then we’re here to help.

This season there's lots going on at our places across the south east.

For grown-ups: lighthouse frights

31 October
Explore South Foreland Lighthouse on the edge of the White Cliffs of Dover by torchlight if you dare. Listen to some scary ghost stories and be prepared for a fright. Children’s Hallowe’en activities 6pm - 8pm. Adult tours 8pm - midnight.

For grown-ups: ghost tours

31 October & 1 November, 7pm
Hinton Ampner was so haunted it had to be demolished. A professional medium will lead grown-up tours to the site of the original house to re-tell the terrifying tale. £25 per person. Booking essential on 01962 771305.

For grown-ups: ghost tours

25 Oct - 1 Nov, 6pm and 7:30pm. Reputed to be one of the most haunted houses in Britain, visit by night for an exclusive after-hours ghost tour led by one of our dramatic guides. The evening starts with light refreshments in our Orangery, followed by an atmospheric tour in the house and gardens. Tickets £22, call 0844 249 1895 to book.