Family fun at Cragside

A family walking at Cragside in summer

From Den Building in the woodland to getting lost in the Labyrinth, there's plenty of family adventures to be had at Cragside. Refuel hungry explorers with a kids lunch pack in the tea-rooms, and find perfect pocket-money treats in the shop.

Visitors pond-dipping in the burn at Cragside, Northumberland

50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 at Cragside

There's loads of activities to complete at Cragside this spring!

Children rolling down a hill in the Formal Garden

Outdoor family fun

Kids will love the Adventure Play Area, Labyrinth, woodland, and more!

A small child holding a rainbow umbrella

Wet weather adventures

A rainy summer holiday won't stop us having fun... discover wet weather adventures at Cragside

Upcoming events

Introduction to stand-up paddleboarding (SUP)

Sun 21 Jul 2019
This 1.5 hour session includes comprehensive instruction, from beginner level onwards.

Explore by stand-up paddleboard (SUP)

Sun 21 Jul 2019
Come for a guided tour of Tumbleton lake by stand-up paddleboard (SUP)

Kaleidoscope! Summer at Cragside

Mon 22 Jul 2019
This summer at Cragside, we're exploring different ways of changing and enhancing the way we experience the natural world around us.

Victorian Baking

Wed 24 Jul 2019
Imagine being greeted by the smell of fresh baking as you walk through the doors of the house... (event subject to volunteer availability).

Splashdown kids camp

Fri 26 Jul 2019
Calling all kids aged 7-11, join us for an adventure on the lake!

Canoe hire - 45 minutes

Fri 26 Jul 2019
Hire a canoe and have a tranquil afternoon on Tumbleton lake