Activities

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. Booking essential on 01304 853281

For grown-ups: ghost tours

25 October - 1 November, 6pm & 7.30pm. Said to be one of the most haunted houses in Britain, visit Ham House, Richmond, by night for an exclusive after-hours ghost tour of the house and gardens led by one of our dramatic guides. Tickets £22, call 0844 249 1895 to book.

For grown-ups: Beetlejuice special

31 October, 7pm
Amy Grimehouse presents a Beetlejuice Halloween special at Sutton House, Hackney. Collect your Handbook for the Recently Deceased and explore the Maitland house. Plus extra sensory screening and disco. Dress up encouraged. £20 booking essential.