May half-term in and around North Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire

The May half-term break is the time to get outdoors and explore as a family. Here's a selection of some of the activities we've got going on at special places near you.

2 girls one boy with magnifying glasses looking at a fallen tree

Bees and Butterflies trail 

Feel the buzz at Longshaw this half term

Children on a bug hunt

Half-term at Clumber Park 

Clumber Park has lots of family fun this half-term. Try a trail in the Walled Kitchen Garden, get up close to nature in the Discovery Centre, or explore the miles of woodland walks and cycle routes.

Hunt for Bugs at Mr Straw's House

Half-term fun at Mr Straw's House  

During half-term, kick start your 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4 adventure with us. From making mud pies, playing a grass trumpets or even join us to see what you could create in our family area. Access to the house is by pre-booked tickets, please call to arrange your visit with us.

Children playing in the Hardwick gardens

May half-term at Hardwick 

There's crafty fun for all the family and trails to explore. The natural play areas are a great way to let off steam whilst in the stableyard bring a football or frisbee for some run-around fun.