Father's Day at Belton

A father and daughter enjoying a picnic in Saltram estate, Devon.

Bring Dad along to Belton for some family fun this Father's Day. Let him try his hand at archery with the Lionheart Bowmen. The children can ride a pony on the Oval to tick number 48 off their #50things list. On Sunday 17 June, join in with the many activities happening for all ages at Belton House.

There's lots happening this Father’s Day, with a chance for children to enjoy activities with their dad:

Have-a-go archery 

Sunday 17 June, 9.30am to 4.30pm.
Practice your target skills with the Lionheart Bowmen on the East Lawn.
£3 for six arrows, grounds admission applies.

Practice your target skills with a go at archery
Have-a-go archery
Practice your target skills with a go at archery

#50things scrapbook

Share the magic of nature with the kids and pick up a #50things scrapbook on your next visit to Belton. Help them tick off some awesome activities when you visit and carry on the adventure when you get home too.

Climb a tree
Children climbing a tree in the grounds of Mottisfont, Hampshire.
Climb a tree

Fun in the Discovery Centre 

Sunday 17 June, 12.30pm to  4.30pm.
Come along to explore more about conservation and the history of Belton House with activities and crafts for all the family to enjoy.

Colouring in the Discovery Centre
Child colouring in the Discovery Centre at Belton House
Colouring in the Discovery Centre

Spring activity booklet

Pick up a copy of this season’s family activity booklet and discover the best things to do at Belton this spring.

Blowing dandelion clocks in the meadow
A charming scene as three young children blow dandelion clocks in the meadow
Blowing dandelion clocks in the meadow

Every Father’s Day adventure enjoyed at Belton helps us care for this special place for generations to come.

Upcoming events

Button Bucks Club

Thu 15 Nov 2018
10:00-10:45
Bring your toddler along to enjoy stories, rhymes and crafts in the Discovery Centre on the first and third Thursday of each month.

Christmas in the Mansion

Sat 24 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Immerse yourself in the story of a great house as it prepares to welcome 'the great and the good' for a celebratory winter feast at Belton House.

Adult Craft Week

Mon 26 Nov 2018
11:00-15:00
Prepare for the festive season as Belton's adult craft week returns.

Through Kirton Tunnel: by Stephen Gay

Thu 29 Nov 2018
10:00-13:00
Join Stephen on a railway journey from Sheffield to Cleethorpes (part one).

Father Christmas in his winter grotto

Sat 01 Dec 2018
09:45-10:00
Visit Father Christmas in his winter grotto and receive a gift.

Winter Carols

Sat 01 Dec 2018
16:00-18:00
Wrap up warm and sing along with Cranwell Military Wives Choir as we mark the start of advent.