For families

Delve into our garden shed of fun activities for the kids throughout the seasons. Explore days out, things to do at home and more. There's lots to do outdoors and indoors, come rain or shine

Children playing in the woods at Hardy's Cottage, Dorset
 Visitors at Dyffryn House and Gardens, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

May half-term activities for all the family 

Get closer to nature and let your imagination run wild this May half-term. From nature trails to family theatre performances, you can discover a whole range of activities to entertain the family.

 Girl exploring the orchard at Ardress House, County Armagh, Northern Ireland

Top '50 things' to do in spring 

Spring is a great time to run wild in the fresh air and try some of our top family-friendly adventures. From racing snails to bringing up butterflies, there’s a lot to discover at this time of year with '50 things to do before you're 11¾'.

Brockhampton lambs

Places you can see lambs 

Newborn lambs are one of the earliest signs of spring, emerging on unsteady legs at farms and in fields all across the country. Lambs and sheep are vital in habitat management, because their grazing helps vegetation to thrive. Discover the best places to see lambs.

Girl making a bug house

50 things activities to do in your back garden 

Even bold adventurers don't need to go too far from home to tick off challenges from the '50 things' activity list. Here are our top ten ideas for activities that you can do in your own back garden, nearest park or outdoor green space.

Things to do

If you're in need of some more inspiration for days out and activities to do on your own, with family or friends, look no further. You won't be short of things to do this spring.