Family fun at Emmetts Garden this summer

Enjoy the summer weather and come on down to Emmetts Garden for fun and excitement with the whole family. Have you discovered our swings and mud kitchen yet?

Information board at the start of the 2021 summer trail at Emmetts

Into the Fairy Kingdom at Emmetts Garden 2021 *Extended*

Join us at Emmetts Garden this summer on a very special adventure to meet the Fairy Queen and solve her challenges in order to escape back to the human world.

A girl enjoying den building at a National Trust property

Wild play area

Get stuck into adventures in our wild play area located just past the old stables café. Can you walk across the balance beams without falling off? Why not challenge each other to see who can build the biggest den? Climb on the stepping logs and play in the camp - the fun is never ending.

A family playing on the swings at a National Trust property

The swings

Have you tried out our swings yet? They're made especially for those explorers with shorter legs. Find the swings just past the wild play area and see how high you can get.

A bug hotel

Bug Hotel

Emmetts Garden has a new Bug Hotel, here's how you can build your own Bug Hotel and help nature thrive.

Visitors enjoying a picnic at a National Trust place

Picnics at Emmetts Garden

Our meadow makes the perfect spot for a summer picnic with glorious views over Ide Hill. Bring a blanket and relax with delicious food under sunny skies.

Family facilities at Emmetts Garden

Baby changing facilities can be found at the entrance to the site, next to the visitor welcome centre as well as at the old stables café. The meadow makes the perfect spot for a picnic; grab a table or bring a blanket. Please note that scooters are not suitable for the pathways at Emmetts Garden.