Family fun at Cragside

Children rolling down a hill in the Formal Garden

From Den Building in the woodland to getting lost in the Labyrinth, there's plenty of family adventures to be had at Cragside.

50 Things Adventure Scrapbook

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

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

A family walking at Cragside in summer

Outdoor family fun

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

Children fascinated by taxidermy at Cragside, Northumberland

Rainy day adventures

The House, Electrical Room and Young Engineers' Zone will provide you with rainy day fun.

Upcoming events

Conservation in Action

Mon 26 Jun 2017
Meet the conservation volunteers and learn more about the work they do

Garden walks

Tue 27 Jun 2017
Come for a guided walk around the Formal Garden with volunteers Chris and Geoff.

Victorian Baking

Wed 28 Jun 2017
Imagine being greeted by the smell of fresh baking as you walk through the doors of the house...

Ranger walk

Thu 29 Jun 2017
Join one of our Rangers to explore the many footpaths, viewpoints and highlights of Cragside with an expert guide.

Bright sparks: Experiment with static electricity

Mon 31 Jul 2017
Explore static electricity and learn about Lord Armstrong's electrical experiments

Bright sparks: Generate electricity

Mon 07 Aug 2017
Lord Armstrong generated hydroelectricity to power his house... get inspired and make a wind turbine