Build a den
Set along the magnificent woodland walk you will discover the perfect haven for hiding, with a plentiful supply of sticks and twigs for building materials.
Fly a kite
Enjoy the lovely views and beautiful wildlife as you soar with your kite on our ancient Iron Age hill fort of Badbury Rings. Don’t forget your picnic.
Play pooh sticks
Our estate includes a delightful section of the River Stour, and Eyebridge is an ideal place to start your own pooh stick tournament.
Make a grass trumpet
The lawns at Kingston Lacy are perfect for making grass trumpets on lazy summer days. Who will make the loudest trumpet sound?
Make a trail with sticks
Can you lead your friends and family around the woodland with a trail made of sticks you find on the ground?
Hold a scary beast
Our woodland trail offers the perfect habitat for all kinds of creepy crawlies – come and explore under rocks and in trees. Who is going to be the bravest?
Hunt for bugs
Based in the woodland trail, there are all manner of butterflies, caterpillars, beetles and spiders for you to hunt for.
Explore inside a tree
There are many trees to explore. What will you find inside?
Track wild animals
The gardens and parkland are home to lots of wildlife including badgers, deer, foxes, otter and pheasants - See if you can spot any of them. Remember to stay quiet so you don’t scare them away.
Go bird watching
We are the top ten site in the whole of the UK for bird watching so come and see some of the huge variety of birds including buzzards, woodpeckers, kingfishers and herons.