October half-term and Halloween in London

Dig out your witch's hat and don those Dracula teeth as Halloween creeps in at National Trust places across London. There are plenty of wicked ways to enjoy the October half-term with fiendishly good family fun at every turn. Carve out the perfect pumpkin at Osterley Park and House or enjoy ghostly stories at Ham House and Garden. When you come to enjoy the spooktacular fun you help our stories live on.

A family inside Ham House and Garden, near Richmond, London.

Ham House and Garden 

Explore a long history of spooky goings-on at ‘haunted’ Ham House and Garden this Halloween. Enjoy spooky storytelling, ghoulishly good games and activities, like making eerie art. Plus warming drinks from the caldron and festive treats to eat.

Family carve pumpkins for Hallowe'en at Morden Hall Park, London.

Morden Hall Park 

Perfect your pumpkin carving skills before tackling terrific trails Morden Hall Park this October half-term. Everything you need to carve your spooky squash is provided ensuring a mess free home and happy Halloween for mums and dads.

The first frosts on the lawns at Osterley

Osterley Park and House 

Pop in to Osterley Park and House this October half-term and discover a world of pumpkin inspired play. Toast marshmallows, take an autumn nature trail as part of the Pumpkin Festival or hunt for conkers from the park's many trees.

Girl in halloween fancy dress, bobs for apples at Rainham Ham

Rainham Hall  

Experience a range of autumnal activities inspired by the time when Rainham Hall was filled with the sound of laughter and little feet as a wartime day nursery. Enjoy activities like pumpkin carving and celebrate harvest time with autumnal trails and campfire cooking.

Osterley's Hallowe'en Pumpkin Festival is back

Make moments like this more often 

From pumpkin carving to spooky trails, enjoy a range of activities at our properties across London this October half-term. You can also enjoy selected activities for free with our London Explorer pass, exclusive to new family members joining this half-term by Direct Debit. Come along to any of the below places in London between 20 - 28 Oct to redeem this offer.