May half-term in Surrey

With spring flowers in full bloom, warmer weather on the way and half-term school holidays to look forward to, it’s the ideal time to explore the outdoors and try new things. Bring the kids to our fun half-term activities in Surrey. Discover the life and legacy of an American great by following the JFK trail at Runnymede or celebrate the life of Queen Victoria at Claremont Landscape Gardens.

Children playing on space hoppers in the garden at Hatchlands

Hatchlands Park 

Stuck for something to do outdoors with the family this summer? Look no further. With a fantastic children’s adventure area and loads of space to run around in, Hatchlands is the perfect spot to enjoy the sunshine.

Family playing ping-pong by the lake

Claremont Landscape Gardens 

May half-term is coming and we've got a whole host of family friendly activities celebrating Queen Victoria's birthday. Enjoy warm sunny days in the great outdoors with an adventure in our beautiful landscape garden. Bring the whole family along and revel in the signs of summer on its way.

The natural play trail at Box Hill Surrey

Surrey Hills 

Family adventures galore this spring on the Surrey Hills. Try your hand at the Natural Play Trail at Box Hill, borrow a tracker pack to explore Hindhead Commons and the Devil's Punch Bowl, watch the ducks at Bookham Commons or find the animal houses at Limpsfield Common.

Flowers in meadow


Make merry in the meadows this May at Runnymede.

Family walking at Polesden Lacey, Surrey

Polesden Lacey 

Come and explore the wonderful woods and countryside at Polesden Lacey and have fun with our 'Go Wild' activity packs. Including our amazing '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' book, making leaf crowns, wild sports, and a tiny treasure hunt, this pack has all you need to explore the grounds at Polesden.

Education visit to the countryside

Witley and Milford Commons 

The Witley Centre is a well-equipped learning centre in the middle of acres of wild common land, between Haslemere and Godalming. Join our Rangers for some great outdoor fun, including bushcraft and den building.

Children in den

River Wey Navigations and Dapdune Wharf 

Through the centre of one of Surrey’s biggest cities, the River Wey in Guildford is a secret haven cared for by the National Trust. This half term try den building at Dapdune Wharf.

Winkworth Arboretum, Surrey

Winkworth Arboretum 

Join in a fun and educational half-term trail at a hillside woodland Arboretum ripe for endless exploration. Step off the beaten track and try something new this May half-term at Winkworth.