Summer fun in Wiltshire

If you are looking for a little extra fun this summer there are a many events and activities to choose from. Why not try tree climbing at Stourhead, Nordic walking through the mysterious Avebury landscape or follow the footsteps of film stars at Lacock? Here are some of the best days out this summer in Wiltshire and close by.

Children playing by the bridge at Stourhead, Wiltshire

Family fun this summer holiday

There’s a summer of fun for you at Stourhead

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Summer days at Lacock Abbey

As the world comes out to play in August, there’s something about the warm breeze that makes the smell of cut grass and seasonal herbs all that more exciting. Find out what else is happening this summer holiday.

Children looking for bugs

Summer of play at Avebury 

We have a range of activities to keep little ones busy this summer. You can collect a 'Summer of play' family pack from the museum and discover each area of the site with fun trails and spotter sheets. There are family games available in the Old Farmyard and Avebury Manor garden, and plenty of space to run and play in the stone circle. Click to find out more.

Summer at Mompesson House

Find out what's going on at Mompesson House this summer.

Near by

Here are some more ideas for summer days out just over the border in Somerset.

Family by the lakes and Palladian Bridge at Prior Park

Summer holiday fun

Why not make Prior Park your playground this summer. Space to play and explore, with some great picnic spots, and regular events for children of all ages.

Children enjoying the woodland play area

Summer holidays on the Bath Skyline

Are you looking for a summer of fun and adventures in the Bath Skyline?

50 things fun at Dyrham Park

Summer holiday fun at Dyrham Park

Come along to Dyrham Park this summer to try out a host of outdoor activities.