May half-term in Bucks

There are so many places to explore in and around Buckinghamshire. Why not head outdoors and burn off some spring energy with us this half-term.

Children climbing a tree in Stowe Landscape Garden Buckinghamshire


Embrace the sunshine and get outdoors for family adventures this half-term between 28 May and 5 June. Let the kids run wild with the freedom to explore, jump, climb and go hunting for bugs with this exciting programme of activities, available throughout the week whatever the weather.

Children looking at creatures captured in pots


It's a bugs and beasties extravaganza at Hughenden this half-term.

The aviary at Waddesdon Manor, a National Trust property in Buckinghamshire


Rain or shine enjoy your May half-term at Waddesdon. With colourful events and our brilliant woodland playground, you'll never run out of things to do.

A view of Ivinhoe Beacon on the Ashridge Estate Herts


At Ashridge there are so many things to see and do in early summer. you can chase butterflies on Ivinghoe hill, bike along our cycle trails or visit our ancient trees exhibition and go find your own favourites.

Two children using binoculars in a field of wildflowers.

Canons Ashby 

Have some family fun with outdoor games and lot's of exploring, for little and big adventurers.

Clivedens Water Garden


*This article was for May/June 2017 and is now over 

Family walking dog in woods

Chilterns Countryside

Grab some fresh air this winter and take a walk in the Chilterns Countryside. Admire the views from the Monument on a one mile route or take on a bigger challenge with the six mile Coombe Hill and Chequers walk.