Half term fun

Whether it's raining or the sun is shining during the half term holidays, we'll have lots to keep little ones entertained. Take a look at some of our ideas...

A boy building a den in the woods

Build a den

Head out to the parkland for some fantastic den building. Just ask at Visitor Reception for the best places to go.

Children check their trail notes

Try our garden trail

Pick up a family map and a compass from visitor reception and try our trail which takes you around the garden.

A girl and a boy enjoying hot chocolate and cake

Warm up with a hot chocolate

After a run around and plenty of fresh air, head to one of our cafes for a hot chocolate. You'll also find special lunch packs, hot meals and tasty treats - plenty to tempt your hungry explorers.

Children on a trail

Discover the secret tunnels 

Head up towards the temple, then explore the pathways to our secret tunnels. There you will find the animals of Blickling wood.

Child in red wellies splashing in puddle

Run around in the rain

With our lovely British weather it isn't always going to be sunny on your visit to Blickling, so bring your wellies and have fun getting mucky.

A family enjoying fresh sandwiches at one of the National Trust cafeés

Hungry explorers 

Check out our child-friendly menu. With special lunch packs, hot meals and tasty treats, there's plenty to tempt your hungry explorers.

A child reading a book in one of the National Trust's second-hand bookshops

Delve into a book 

Venture in to the second-hand bookshop and lose yourself in an adventure. Run by volunteers who are always willing to help and advise, you'll find all sorts of treasures on the shelves. With a beautiful collection of rare books right through to modern day fiction, and everything else in between, you'll be browsing for hours.