October half-term and Hallowe’en in Oxfordshire

This half-term is jam-packed with spooky trails, autumn crafts and piles of pumpkins at our places. Orange is about to become your favourite colour, or worst nightmare.

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.

A young visitor dressed as Harry Potter for hallowe'en at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

October half-term and Hallowe'en at Waddesdon Manor

We've wide open spaces, great events at Hallowe'en and lots of adventures waiting for you this October half-term. Carve your own pumpkin, enjoy a spooky trail and tuck into a Hallowe'en themed afternoon tea.

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.


Hallowe'en pumpkin trail at Stowe 

Dress up your little ghouls for a fun pumpkin trail as the spooky story of tragic hero, Britomart, is revealed.