Family Fun at Anglesey Abbey

Anglesey Abbey is full of adventures waiting to happen: whether you want to learn more about history, build a den in the woods or just lay back and watch the clouds pass by, we have plenty for you and the family.

Hoe Fen

Open all year round, whatever the weather, Hoe Fen is great for children of all ages to have a wild adventure. Although our play area isn’t ready to open yet, there's plenty to get stuck into from den building to scavenger hunting, the possibilities are endless!

Enjoy snowdrops and adventure in our Hoe Fen Woodland Area
Girl enjoying snowdrops
Enjoy snowdrops and adventure in our Hoe Fen Woodland Area
Child with magnifying glass with father in background

Family activities for outdoor adventures 

We've got lots of fun activities for you to try on your next family adventure, whether it's on your local walk or out in the garden. Discover wildlife using our handy spotter guides or have a go at activities inspired by the colours and sounds of nature.

Activities to keep busy

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Anglesey Abbey is the perfect place to have a family adventure and tick off a few of the 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at the same time! Here are a few of our favourites... 

Grab your wellies and join our welly walk

No.6 Go welly wandering

Make a mud pie

No.13 Make a mud creation

Croome make a face with sticks

No.12 Have fun with sticks!

A close up of a crimson and green shield bug on a leaf

No.31 Make friends with a bug

Child enjoys bird watching

No.44 Watch a bird

Children playing in the leaves at Anglesey Abbey

No.50 Take a friend on a nature adventure

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