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. Refuel hungry explorers with a kids lunch pack in the tea-rooms, and find perfect pocket-money treats in the shop.

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!

A family by Douglas, the fir tree sculpture in the Pinetum

Rainy day adventures

Be brave and venture outdoors, keep dry in your car on the estate drive, or discover the House and Young Engineers' Zone

Upcoming events

Conservation in Action

Wed 23 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Meet the conservation volunteers and learn more about the work they do

Make a birdfeeder: Wildlife Wednesdays

Wed 23 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Help out our feathered friends

Victorian Baking

Wed 23 Aug 2017
13:00-15:00
Imagine being greeted by the smell of fresh baking as you walk through the doors of the house...

Climb a really big tree day

Wed 23 Aug 2017
14:15-14:45
The ultimate tree-climbing experience...

Bug hunting and pond dipping: 50 things Fridays

Fri 25 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
From pond-dwellers to slimy fellas, we're hunting for mini-beasts of all shapes and sizes

Tracker packs: explorer weekends

Sat 26 Aug 2017
11:00-15:00
Turn your visit into an adventure!