Things to do for families

Whatever the season, there's always lots to do at Gunby with your family and friends.

Toy cats in front of Gunby Hall

Craig, Committee and Friends - Gunby's animal trail

Have some fun finding toy cats and their other animal friends in the house with our new kid's trail.

Witches playing croquet at Gunby

Halloween fun at Gunby

As the days shorten, the trees are showing off their autumn colours and you can find lots of pumpkins stacked up in the gardens. If you're brave, visit the ghosts in the haunted hall on Saturday 27 October.

Shaggy ink cap

Find fungi in the Gunby grounds

During autumn you can discover many interesting fungi in the gardens and grounds. You're welcome to photograph them, but please don't pick or eat any. Can you spot as many as Gunby's volunteer photographers have?

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

50 things to do before you're 11 ¾

Fancy exploring the outdoors, learning new skills and trying new things? Grab your gear and start ticking off some of the 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ at Gunby.

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.

Christmas decorations in the Gunby dining room

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Gunby

Join us from 24 November to 9 December for Gunby's annual Christmas openings. This year's theme is 'A Musical Christmas', so you're in for a festive treat for your eyes as well as your ears.