For families

Explore our fun family days out ideas including activities, family-friendly eating places and facilities. Make the most of your day out with the kids

Visitors exploring the parkland in winter at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden, North Yorkshire
Children building a den

February half term events for all the family 

There’s plenty to keep the little ones busy this half term. Track wild animals, build homes for bugs and get muddy in the outdoors. Check out our indoor activities too for those rainy day adventures.

Keep them entertained...

Child playing with winter leaves in the gardens

50 things top activities to do in winter 

Winter is the perfect time for playing in the snow, stargazing, bird watching, cooking on a campfire and lots more.

A girl climbing a tree

Learn something new 

Have you ever wanted to learn how to climb a tree, make a bird feeder or create amazing Easter craft? Follow one of our many how to guides and become an expert in something new in no time.

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The Tiger Who Came to Tea exhibition on tour 

Get up close to the artwork from Judith Kerr's beloved children's books at this new touring exhibition which is visiting 11 of our places. From Saturday 11 January – Sunday 1 March you can see the exhibition at Osterley Park in Middlesex.

Cycling at Nostell Priory and Parkland, West Yorkshire

Top tips to teach a child how to ride a bike 

Teach a child how to ride a bike in an unforgettable place. We've teamed up with British Cycling and HSBC UK to put together a list of top tips to get children cycling independently.

Family membership

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Children's gifts

Gifts for children should be full of fun and joy, and our gifts for children collection is full of fun ideas for toys, books and so much more.