Family fun this autumn at Croome

Enjoy some fun through the autumn at Croome with lots to keep the family entertained.

The Tomlinson family enjoying autumn at Croome
The Tomlinson family enjoying autumn at Croome
The Tomlinson family enjoying autumn at Croome

50 things to do before you’re 11¾

Now is the perfect time to No. 4 build a den, No. 18 create some wild art, No. 44 go bird watching, No. 6 run around in the rain or No.7 fly a kite - collect your free ’50 things’ book and sticker from the Visitor Centre.

Don't forget your 50 things sticker
50 things sticker and book
Don't forget your 50 things sticker

Potter and Ponder map

Our sensory ‘Potter and Ponder’ map encourages visitors with disabilities to experience the beautiful parkland using touch, sight, sound, taste and smell during their visit. Download your map below of pick up a free copy at our Visitor Centre.

Read more about Potter and Ponder and download the map

The Potter and Ponder map
Croome Potter and Ponder map
The Potter and Ponder map

Natural play area

Discover the natural play area, the perfect place to sit and enjoy the last of the sun at one of the many picnic benches scattered around.  Children can test their balance on tree trunks, play on the swings, build dens, sit on the wooden throne and scramble over logs amongst the trees.


Having fun in the natural play area
Children in the natural play area
Having fun in the natural play area

RAF themed playground

Children can let their imagination run wild in the RAF themed playground with a control tower, scramble net, bunker, jeep, slides and swings.

Fun in the RAF themed playground
Children having fun in the RAF themed playground
Fun in the RAF themed playground

Bird hide

Now is the perfect time to watch the birds feasting at the feeders which are regularly topped up by our volunteers - pick up a free bird spotter sheet from the Visitor Centre and tick off what you can see.  You may even spot a cheeky squirrel.

Birdwatching at Croome
People in the bird hide
Birdwatching at Croome

Spotter sheets

The Visitor Centre is a great place to pick up a one of the many free spotter sheets.  Don't forget to collect your '50 Things to do before you're 11¾' scrapbook and your sticker once you've completed a '50 things' challenge.

Autumn and winter bird spotter sheet
Croome autumn bird spotter sheet
Autumn and winter bird spotter sheet

Hidden house

On rainy days retreat to the house and take apart the giant model in the basement - how long will it take you to rebuild it?

Rebuild Croome's Hidden House
Croome court hidden house model
Rebuild Croome's Hidden House

Activity room

Have fun colouring in the activity room at the house.

Visitor Passport

Don’t forget to get your Visitor Passport stamped after your visit.  There are lots of nearby properties to visit and get your passport stamped at too: The Firs - Elgars Birthplace, Hanbury Hall and Greyfriars just to name a few.  Available at the shop for £5.

Don't forget to stamp your passport
NT passport stamp
Don't forget to stamp your passport