May half term in and around Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire

Make the most of the better weather with these fantastic activities at special places near you this holiday.

Children playing in the Hardwick gardens

Half term fun at Hardwick Hall 

Join us to explore the great outdoors with the whole family in tow.

orange tip butterfly on flower close up

Through the magnifying glass 

Uncover a world in miniature at Longshaw this May Half Term.

Family sack race

Get active at Clumber Park 

This half term enjoy fun for all the family at Clumber Park. From sporting activities on the front field, to the launch of 'Nellie', a special 'Learn to Ride' session and more - come and see what you can explore.

Girl taking part in craft activities

Marvellous May at Mr Straw's House 

Welcome to May, the traditional start of the warmer weather and the blossoming of flowers and trees.


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