Hatchlands Park

Stretches of sweeping parkland sheltering a classic country house

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Children on a gate in the parkland at Hatchlands

Summer fun for families 

Looking for exciting adventures with the family this summer? Then look no further. With 400 acres of dog-friendly parkland and woodland, a fantastic children’s adventure area complete with tree house, and a host of 50 things activities to accomplish, you'll find the perfect spot for big kids and little ones to enjoy the great outdoors.

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Summer theatre in 2017 at Hatchlands Park

Visit us throughout August 2017 for a little drama at dusk. Get details of all our summer theatre events and how to book tickets, from Shakespeare’s classic comedies to fun family shows.

Upcoming events

Summer trail

Sun 23 Jul 2017
10:00-17:00
Explore Hatchlands whilst hunting for bugs with our fun summer trail. Keep your eyes peeled through the parkland and woodland habitats searching for the different types of creepy-crawlies that make their home here.

Cellar Tours

Tue 01 Aug 2017
12:00-12:30
Have you ever wondered what happened in the spaces underneath our house? Put on your hard hat, pick up a lantern and come down with us into the cellars to discover previously unseen places.

Dogs Don't Do Ballet

Thu 03 Aug 2017
17:30-19:30
Bring friends, family and a picnic and join the Blunderbus Theatre Company for a very funny tale of a small dog with big dreams based on the bestselling book by Anna Kemp & Sara Ogilvie.

Bat Walk

Thu 03 Aug 2017
20:00-22:00
Join us at dusk for a guided walk around the park in search of some of our bat population. We'll lend you a bat detector so that you can hear, and maybe even see, some of the 9 species that live here.

Pony Magic

Fri 04 Aug 2017
12:00-15:00
Pony rides for children. A truly magical experience with beautiful, safe ponies and experienced handlers. Children are led on a 3-5 minute ride, suitable for 2-11 year olds.

The Comedy of Errors

Sun 06 Aug 2017
19:00-21:00
Join the all-male cast of The Lord Chamberlain's Men for Shakespeare's fast-paced farcical comedy.
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