'50 things to do before you're 11¾' in Shropshire & Staffordshire

The smallest of things can ignite a child's imagination, let us give you a head start with some tools to get you off to a great start. We've got '50 things' to give a try at our places, not just great fun but helping you get that little bit closer to nature.

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This article was created before the coronavirus crisis, and may not reflect the current situation. All of the places shown are open but there may be restrictions in place. Please make sure you check web pages for individual places before you travel for booking details and the most up to date information about visiting

Girl with doll walking across a buttercup field

Top 5 '50 things' to do at Shugborough Estate 

Your little explorers will have a full day of fun from climbing hills to playing pooh sticks; here are our top 5 things to do.

Dudmaston Comer Woods den building

'50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Dudmaston  

From huge hills to muddy puddles, every inch of Dudmaston is worth exploring.

Children looking at creatures captured in pots

'50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Attingham Park  

'50 things to do before you’re 11¾' is a great way to get outside and explore nature. Plan your own self-led adventure.

Hunting for bugs and other insects in the gardens at Wightwick Manor

'50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Wightwick Manor and Gardens 

Listen out for sounds of nature, marvel at the beautiful summer colours and feel the grass between your toes this summer in Wightwick's Gardens.

Some felted toy robins placed in a holly bush

'50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Moseley Old Hall  

No matter what time of year it is, nature is always ready to be explored with the '50 things' adventures. There's plenty to keep you busy here in the grounds at Moseley this winter.

Children on a bug-hunt at Sheffield Park, East Sussex

Top '50 Things' to do at Biddulph Grange Garden  

Discover the '50 things' adventures you can enjoy at Biddulph Grange Garden.