Find out more about the Field of Play
The Field of Play is located at the top of the Mile Walk next to the Walled Garden and Orchard.
Finding the Field of Play
The Field of Play is next to the Walled Garden and Orchard, towards the top of the Mile Walk.
There are two gates to access the Field of Play, one just off the Mile Walk, and one in the orchard.
The Field of Play is the much loved play space at Attingham, with lots of room to run around, natural play structures and some traditional play equipment.
Natural play structures including the log piles, earth mounds and willow tunnels. At each end of the Field you will find some tunnel structures unique to Attingham - the Hill Fort and the Pipe Monster.
There's lots of space for picnics and you're welcome to bring your own play and sports equipment to play games like football, cricket or rounders.
There are two new sanitising stations (hand gel) within the Field of Play, and handwashing facilities are available in the toilets in the Field of Play.
The Field is a big space and parents and guardians are responsible for supervising their children while they play.
Developing the Field of Play
The white hut, the roundabout, and the wooden wheelbarrow slide have come to the end of their life and have been removed from the Field. You can find out more about our future plans for play in this space in the article below.
You’ll find sinks for hand washing in the available toilets and two hand gel sanitising stations in the Field.
If you’re showing any of the symptoms of coronavirus, or if you've been in contact with anyone that has the virus in the last 14 days, please don’t visit.
Toilets - including baby change facilities. There are additioanl toilets at the Walled Garden. These are sanitised by our facilities team throughout the day.
The food and drink kiosk in the Field of Play is open on weekends from 11am to 3pm, weather dependent. The kiosk serves a range of hot and cold drinks, and limited range of snacks and confectionary, card payments only please.
The nearest wheelchair accessible toilets to the Field of Play are located in the Stables Courtyard or near the Mansion at the Brewhouse. There is a Changing Place at the Brewhouse, accessed via Radar Key.
Dogs on leads are welcome in the Field of Play but should not be on children’s equipment. Please use the dog bins for dog waste.