February 2020 half term in the South West

There's lots to look forward to in the February half term. Whatever the weather, there will be adventures to be had, with events and activities for all the family. Here's a taste of what's happening in February half term 2020.

Children hide from the rain under umbrellas in Saltram garden

February half-term fun at Saltram 

Pull on your wellies and throw on your coat; whether it's '50 things to do before you're 11 and 3/4' or a visit to the west wing of the house, there's lots to see and do.

Family walking at Greenway, Devon

Half-term fun at Greenway 

Brush off the winter blues with a stroll around the woodland garden or take part in the outdoors family trail. Whatever the weather, there's lots of things to keep families entertained over the half term when Greenway reopens on Saturday 15 February.

Step into spring this half-term at Kingston Lacy

Celebrate the first signs of spring this half term at Kingston Lacy 

There's lots to keep your little-ones entertained at Kingston Lacy. Discover carpets of snowdrops in the Fernery and enjoy spring themed craft activities in the laundry. Whatever the weather wrap up warm, put your wellies on, and get ready for an adventure.

A child in costume at Corfe Castle

February half-term fun at King John's castle

Interactive fun inspired by history - knights and damsels, a medieval siege engine and the Great Escape.

Get weaving at a willow workshop at Barrington Court

Get creative with nature at Barrington Court

There's plenty to see and do this half term, from exploring wildlife to weaving willow.

Make a bird box at Montacute House

Get ready for spring this half term at Montacute House

It's all about nature at Montacute House – February is the time to make plans for the rest of the year.

Exploring the parkland

Little explorer's guide to Lacock

Grab your wellies, pack some snacks and dig out the binoculars...we're going on an adventure! If you're unable to print the trail at home, please ask at Visitor Reception.

The back garden of Tintagel Old Post Office, Cornwall

Tintagel Old Post Office February half term opening

Tintagel Old Post Office is ready to open its doors for half term, 15-23 February 2020. Blow away the winter cobwebs at one of Cornwall's oldest houses.

Using a fire steel to make sparks at Lydford Gorge

February half-term fun at Lydford Gorge

There are activities to keep families entertained over the February half term, including fun with sticks, fire and hand tools.

A child jumping in a muddy puddle

February half-term fun at Castle Drogo

There's plenty going on this February half term from a nature trail around the garden to Wild Tribe on Sunday 16 February.

A young girl examining a rotten tree trunk at Studland Bay

Half term at Studland Bay

Enjoy the outdoors at beautiful Studland Bay this half term with a hunt for nature’s pairs, plus running in the family and the chance to build your own home for nature.

Child at the wild play area, Coleton Fishacre, Devon

February half-term adventures at Coleton Fishacre 

There's plenty of things to do with your little-ones come rain or shine at Coleton Fishacre when it reopens on Saturday 15 February. You can explore the woodland and build a den in the wild play area, complete a trail indoors or out and a '50 things to do before you're 11¾' event taking place in half term on Wild Wednesday.

Daffodils in front of Lacock Abbey in Wiltshire

Valentine's Day Flower Count at Lacock Abbey

Signifying the start of spring, colourful flowers are a welcome sign of the longer, warmer days to come. But can you help us count them?

Family exploring the grounds of Tyntesfield, Bristol

February half term at Tyntesfield

Spring is well on its way, and there's plenty of ways to celebrate the season at Tyntesfield.

Winter walking in wellies at Dyrham Park

February half term at Dyrham Park

Stretch your legs and shake off those winter blues this February with activities running each weekday.

a close up of a pale pink camellia flower at Glendurgan

February half-term trail at Glendurgan 

Put a spring in your step with the signs of spring children's trail this February half term.