Things to do for families

This summer there's lots to see and do at Gunby with your family and friends.

Toy birds in front of Gunby Hall

Go bird-spotting in the house

From May enjoy a new trail in the house. Can you spot all the soft toy birds and ducks as well as birds that are part of the collection?

Croquet at Gunby

Play games

Have fun on the Gunby lawn and play a game of croquet or build a tower with the garden block game.

Child looking at a bug

Go on an adventure with '50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Gunby

Fancy exploring the outdoors, learning new skills and trying new things? Grab your gear and start your adventure with '50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Gunby.

Visitors sitting in deckchairs in the gardens

Perfect for picnics

The Gunby lawns and picnics are a match made in heaven. Bring some yummy treats from home and a blanket or rug and we'll provide the perfect setting.

Two Gunby cats near the greenhouse

Meet the Gunby cats

See if you can spot Gunby's resident cats Craig and Committee. They love to welcome visitors to their garden.

Curiosity Cabinet at Gunby

Explore Gunby's Curiosity Cabinet

Find out more facts about conservation by peeking in the drawers of Gunby's new addition: a modern take on a Curiosity Cabinet.

Small Tortoiseshell butterfly on lavender at Gunby

Bounty of butterflies

With its many different flowers and sunny, sheltered areas the Gunby gardens are a haven for many different species of butterflies. Find out more about the butterflies and moths that call Gunby their home.

Open Air Theatre at Gunby

Open Air Theatre in the gardens

The Gunby gardens are the perfect setting for open air theatre performances. Bring your family and friends and join us for 'Pride and Prejudice' on 17 August.