Autumn half term for families at Bodnant Garden

Children playing in the autumn leaves at Bodnant Garden

Autumn is a special time at Bodnant Garden as our huge collection of trees light up the landscape in a kaleidoscope of colour. Bring the family and celebrate the 2019 season in 80 acres of great outdoors.

Monday 14 October:  Birds of Bodnant Walk. Guided walk led by ornithologist Becky Clews-Roberts 11am to 12.30pm. Free activity, normal garden admission, booking required.

Monday 21 to Fri 25 October: Autumn Colour Walks. Guided walks of the garden in all its autumn glory, daily from 11am to 12pm. Free activity, normal garden admission, booking required.

Saturday 26 October to Sunday 3 November: Leaf Peepers! Half term activities for children daily from 11am to 4pm each day.

Pick up your special leaf collection bag at reception, then head out into the garden to peep at our amazing display of autumn leaves. Collect some of your favourite fallen ones to create a beautiful picture on the ground. Help us rake some of the leaves up from our lawn too, (you’re allowed to make a huge pile and jump in it!) and test drive a broomstick for Hallowe’en. All activities are free (normal garden admission applies) no booking required.

Join us Hallowe'en Cookie Decorating in the Old Mill, from Saturday October 26 to Sunday November 3, 11am to 3pm daily (cost £1.50 per child, no booking required).

Enjoy our special Spooky Menu being served in the Dell refreshment hub over half term, and warm your hands up over the open brazier. 

Tuesday 29 October: Poem Open Day 10am to 4pm. Grab your last chance this year to see inside the mysterious mausoleum in the Glades before it closes for the winter. Free entry, normal garden admission applies, no booking required.

Monday 4 November: Birds of Bodnant Walk. Guided walk led by ornithologist Becky Clews-Roberts 11am to 12.30pm. Free, normal garden admission, booking required.

For bookable events please call 0344 2491895 or book online via our What's On section.

There's something for all the family this autumn 2019 at Bodnant Garden, and from October 1 to the end of March dogs are welcome in the garden too, all day every day. We look forward to seeing you this #BodnantGardenAutumn!