October half-term and Halloween in and around Berkshire

This half-term is jam-packed with spooky trails, autumn crafts and lots and lots of pumpkins around Berkshire. Here are some great places to join in the fun.

Children playing in autumn leaves that have dropped to the ground underneath a tree in the parkland

Basildon Park 

Whether it’s brilliant autumn sunshine, or slightly damp autumn drizzle, there are plenty of opportunities for children to get out of the house this October half-term and enjoy Basildon Park.

Visit the Bird Hide

The Vyne 

Pull out your list of 50 things to do before you're 11 3/4 and get ready for some autumn fun at The Vyne.

Children enjoying Halloween at Wenlock Edge


Come and explore our mysterious woodland lair at Cliveden. See if you can spot one of the bats who call it home and get crafty in our autumnal art tent.

Beautiful autumn colour in the woodlands

Greys Court 

There are lots of opportunities to get out and about at Greys Court this October half term. There are lots of crispy leaves to swish, sticks to build dens from and conkers galore to collect.