For families

Delve into our garden shed of fun activities for the kids throughout the seasons. Explore things to do, games to play and recipes to bake. There's lots to be done outdoors in nature or indoors on a rainy day

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Grey seal pup on the beach

Watch our wildlife and nature videos 

Discover more 'Hidden Nature' with our Youtube playlist. You can learn how to identify different butterflies, find out how to spot the elusive red squirrel and learn more about seal pups from our rangers.

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Make a crisp tube croquet set

Reuse household objects to create this simple croquet set, and have fun when you're out and about or in your garden. You don’t need a lot of space to play, but as your skills improve you can spread your croquet ‘hoops’ out further to make the game more challenging.

Gently squash the mixture into all the holes in your pine cone

More how to guides 

Have you ever wanted to have a go at making a bird feeder, growing your own veg or learning how to identify certain moths? Follow one of our many how to guides and become an expert in something new in no time.

Things to do

Get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family. You won't be short of things to do at home or in the garden this summer.