Den Building Workshop at Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal Water Garden

Get outdoors and closer to nature with this hands-on workshop for KS1 and KS2

Children enjoying den building

Fountains Abbey and Studley Royal is the perfect place to explore the outdoors. Students will work together in groups to build a den from natural materials. They will need to fit the whole group inside and pass the 'rain test' - a great way for children to bond and create lasting memories.

  • Discuss shelters through the ages, from stone age shelters to those of the early Medieval monks and beyond

Suitable for KS1 and KS2

Half day workshop, guided

£2.50 per student, accompanying adults free. Admission charges also apply, however if your school has Education Group Membership admission is free. Please get in touch for more details.


Contact our Booking Coordinator on 01765 643197 or email to make a booking. Or if you'd like to find out more speak to our Learning Officer Emma on 01765 643196 or send her an email.