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 adventures at Hardwick 

Adventures await at Hardwick this May half-term, whatever the weather.

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Bees and Butterflies trail at Longshaw  

Feel the buzz at Longshaw in the Peak District this May half-term holiday.

Explore the greenhouse on your visit and see what you can discover.

A musical May half-term at Mr Straw's House 

This May half-term join us for Music, Mouse-tro! A trail that invites you to spot the musical notes and symbols in the house and garden. Reveal the hidden tune to win a prize.

50 things to do before youre 11 3/4

Tick off your 50 things at Clumber Park this holiday 

Continue your 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ adventure today. Winter is here, but there's still nothing like spending time outside as a family exploring together.


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