October half-term at Felbrigg

Felbrigg Hall with the lake in front in Autumn

The hedgerows are full of berries, spiders are weaving there webs and the fungi is emerging. A visit to the Felbrigg estate this October half term will ensure you make the most of what autumn has to offer.


Bug Trail around the Hall

Saturday 23rd October to Sunday 31st October

Take part in our self-led bug trail on your visit to the Hall this half term and search for some of the insect pests that we have to tackle here. Look at the information panel in some of the rooms - can you find them hiding and spot what they've been nibbling on? 

Can you find the two-spot beetle when you visit?
A model two-spot beetle on the upholstery at Felbrigg Hall
Can you find the two-spot beetle when you visit?


Fabulous Fungi Spotting

Explore fantastic fungi with our amazing autumn fungi spotter guide. Featuring 16 examples of mushrooms and fungus commonly found around the different habitats at Felbrigg, it's a real challenge to tick them all off as you explore! Finding funky fungi is one of the '50 things to do before you're 11¾'!

 Visitors enjoying an autumnal walk beneath the autumn trees on the estate at Hardwick, Derbyshire

Autumn activities for all the family 

There is still time to experience the vibrant colours, bold trees and rich harvests of autumn. Whether you're after family fun or some quiet time alone at our places or at home, explore the best experiences this season has to offer with this range of autumnal activities.