Children & nature

We're on a mission to reconnect a generation of children with nature and the outdoors through nature-related activities for kids

A boy standing on a tree trunk looking at Blickling Hall
Family exploring Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal, North Yorkshire

Go on a Percy the Park Keeper winter wander trail 

Percy the Park Keeper needs your help this winter. Join Percy and his animal friends on a fun family activity trail at many of our places in December and January and give nature a helping hand.

Families walking through mud in the woods at Nymans

‘50 things to do before you're 11¾’ 

Get up close and personal with nature by trying '50 things to do before you're 11¾'. Whether it's making friends with a bug or stargazing, there's loads to do, wherever you are.

Exploring winter ice at Cragside, Northumberland

Junior membership 

We have a £10 junior membership to inspire the next generation of nature and heritage lovers. Discover the benefits and get answers to any questions you may have.

2022 Nature Month-by Month: A Children's Almanac book cut out against a blue background

Discover nature every month 

Connect with nature and the world around you as you take a journey through the seasons with this Nature Month-by Month: A Children's Almanac. You'll find everything from nature spotter guides to indoor and outdoor craft ideas, seasonal recipes and celebrations of special events. It's a perfect gift that the whole family will love.

Things to do

Find out what events and activities are on at a place near you