Family days out in Leicestershire and Northamptonshire

Explore the outdoors and discover wildlife and spring flowers across Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire.

A woman giving a child a piggyback during a winter walk

Where you can visit 

We’re reopening the places you love in Midlands, safely and in line with government guidance. We recommend you book in advance for visits to gardens, parks and houses, especially at busy times such as weekends. See what’s open and ready for you to book this week below.

Mother and child looking at the spring flowers

Canons Ashby 

Pull on your wellies, stretch your legs in the fresh air and spot the early spring bulbs at Canons Ashby. In the Parkland, families can add a natural twist to their daily exercise with “The Hopping Frog Challenges”. See how many types of flowers you can find blooming as the garden comes to life. Then pick up a take-away treat from the tea-kiosk.


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