Family fun

Come to see us at Flatford with the family. As well as our family events there is always something here to keep the children amused.

Girls pond dipping at Great Coxwell Barn, Oxfordshire

Flatford Nature Day

23 October 2018 - Go wild and get a little dirty at Flatford's Nature Day. A £3 wild passport will get you pond dipping, bug hunting and the chance to make natural crafts.Nature-based outdoor activities being run by local organisations including National Trust, Field Studies Council and RSPB. Park in the National Trust car park.

Children's activity pack

Children's activity packs 

Put those games consoles away and plug into nature. Pick up an activity pack. They are free and available from the Car Park reception.

50 things to do at Flatford

50 things to do 

An outdoor adventure is just around the next tree, hedge, or field here at Flatford. Play Pooh sticks on Flatford Bridge, roll down a hill or make a grass trumpet. How many you can tick off the list?

Two GPS devices on table used for geocaching

Go Geocaching at Flatford 

An activity for all the family. Flatford has its own series of Geocaches ready to be discovered ... but beware of muggles!

Another trip returns to Flatford

Take a boat trip along the River Stour

Travel between Flatford and Dedham on Stour Trusty II and enjoy the landscapes along the River Stour from a different perspective.

Flatford boats for hire

Row, Row, Row your boat ...

Hire a boat and take a trip along the River Stour. Travel upstream and follow the river as it meanders through the water meadows towards Dedham.