A photo of a family playing with autumn leaves

Days out

Where do you want to go?

Lady in a red coat taking a photo of the autumn colour

Dazzling autumn colour displays 

Catch the glorious displays of autumn colour at one of our places this season. Discover some of our oldest trees and most splendid landscaped gardens.

Children on the see-saw planks at the Woodland Play Area

Our top natural play areas 

Follow willow tunnels or make your very own woodland den in our natural play areas. You can also splash along muddy trails, hang onto rope swings and hunt for treehouses and bug hotels. Here's our pick of the best natural play areas at our places.

Visitors in the Billiard Room at Polesden Lacey, Surrey

Ten ways to escape rain showers 

If rain showers send you running for cover, here are our ten top tips for interesting things to do indoors at our places.

Thank you

We couldn't do it without you

Thanks to your visits, we're able to build natural playgrounds to keep the whole family, and the environment, happy.



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