Summer holiday activities in and around Berkshire

Set the kids to task on 50 things to do before you're 11 and 3/4 and they'll be rolling down hills, clambering over logs and bubbling with giggles before you can say 'Why don't you build a den?'

Children playing in the parkland

Basildon Park 

Find out all the fun and playful activities there are to do at Basildon Park during July and August, there's so much to see and do.

Den building Killerton Devon

The Vyne 

The whole family can enjoy fun trails in the grounds and either grab a bite to eat in the Brewhouse tea-room or tuck into a picnic on the north lawn. Read on for handy information to help you plan your trip.

Child building a woodland den

Maidenhead and Cookham Commons 

Our pick of the 50 things to do before you're 11¾ at Maidenhead and Cookham Commons.

Cliveden Big Camp


Cliveden's gardens are bursting with colour this summer. The Parterre, Long Garden and Rose Garden are at their very best and over in the Water Garden there's lots of peaceful picnic spots to relax in. We also have a packed programme of events throughout the summer to keep the whole family entertained.

Three children playing on a fallen down tree at Greys Court

Greys Court 

Find out all the different ways children can play at Greys Court. There's plenty to keep them entertained.