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 do outdoors and indoors, come rain or shine

Two girls throwing leaves in the air
Family playing pooh sticks at Tredegar House

Top '50 things' to do in autumn 

Autumn is the season for new adventures. Whether you're visiting one of the places in our care or out and about in your local area, there's plenty of '50 things to do before you're 11 ¾' activities for you to enjoy. Have fun with sticks, create some wild art and make friends with a bug are just some of the fun ideas you could try.

Autumn at Kingston Lacy

Autumn activities for all the family 

The vibrant colours, bold trees and rich harvests of autumn are on their way. Whether you're after family fun or some quiet time alone, explore the best experiences this season has to offer with this range of autumnal activities. Get creative with harvest ideas, enjoy moments of autumn magic and play under falling leaves.


Bake it
Apple cinnamon bun is a yummy tea-time treat
Cakes and bakes

Apple and cinnamon buns 

Get the whole family baking these scrumptious apple and cinnamon buns. Fill your kitchen with the sweet aromas of apple, cinnamon and caramel and have fun getting into a little sticky mess with these tempting autumnal treats. They're perfect for a cheeky afternoon snack or indulgent dessert.

Share the joy
Family on bikes cycling through Blickling Estate

Plan your next family getaway 

Get ahead and start planning your next holiday – or two – for 2022 and 2023. From camping next to peaceful lakes to playing games in the garden of your seaside staycation or celebrating something special in a grand manor house, find your perfect holiday that'll put a smile on everyone's face.

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 this autumn.