May half-term fun around Exeter

Why not make the most of this May half-term at the National Trust? With trails, outdoor play areas and activities on throughout the holidays, there's plenty to keep the little ones amused, come rain or shine.

Family filling in walking trail activity sheet

Travelling ladies family tour

Join us as we send you on a trail around the grounds to find out about where in the world the Parminter cousins went on their Grand Tour.

A group of children doing a trail in the garden at Knightshayes

Half term fun at Knightshayes

There's plenty of fun to be had at Knightshayes this half term. Find out what you can get up to.

A young boy learning bushcraft skills

May half term at Lydford Gorge

With a little help from the ranger team everyone can get creative with the hand tools.

A young boy inspecting a bug

Family fun day at Lower Halsdon Farm 1 June

It's the May school holidays and down at the farm the rangers are looking at the wildlife. Join a bug hunt, learn about animal habitats and make a home for nature. Booking essential.

Child hula hooping

Fun this May half term at Castle Drogo 

From a trail around the garden to craft activities there's lots to do this half term at Castle Drogo.

Girl in field looking through binoculars

Killerton Explorer trail

Head out into the parkland and garden to take on the summer and see what you can discover.

Discover creepy critters in the rock pools

Beach fun sundays

Create some wild art, explore the rock pools or have a go at flying a kite. All these activities and more are being run by the East Devon rangers on Sunday afternoons on Branscombe beach.

A still sea perfect for paddle boarding

Jurassic Paddle

Explore the Jurassic coastline on a paddle board with our partners Exmouth Watersports. Take a two hour trip with an experienced guide and see this World Heritage Site from a different perspective.

child making a face with sticks

Create some wild art, make a trail of sticks and more

Visit Lydford Gorge for a family adventure where everyone can feel young at heart this summer.