Summer holiday activities in Oxfordshire

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?'

Here are some places in Oxfordshire that will keep the kids entertained.

The north facade of Chastleton House, Oxfordshire

This Summer at Chastleton

Visit Chastleton this Summer for a relaxing day at this perfectly preserved hidden gem in the rolling Oxfordshire landscape. Why not try your hand at croquet at the place where it all began.

Child holding a small frog

Visiting Buscot and Coleshill with your family

Get closer to nature with your family and explore the countryside. Kids can also tick off some 50 things to do before you’re 11 ¾ challenges.

Three children playing on a fallen down tree at Greys Court

Children's adventures at Greys Court

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

A small boy runs ascross the grass flying a kite at a National Trust site

Visiting White Horse Hill with your family

We have lots of space for kite flying, hill rolling and daisy chain making so plan a family visit and see how many things you can cross off your 50 things to do before you're 11 ¾ list.

Four teenage girls sit upon a tree trunk off the ground in a wooded area.

Summer holidays at Stowe

There's brand new activities waiting for your family over the summer holidays. Take your teens on an adventure through the gardens on the Secrets of Stowe summer challenge for fans of mind games and escape rooms. For little ones, grab a free family explorer guide or drop in for a Wild Wednesday session.

Children playing in the parkland

Summer holiday activities at 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.

Children running through the gardens at a National Trust site

Summer adventures for families at Waddesdon Manor

Bring the whole family to enjoy your summer school holiday, with fun events, a great woodland playground and loads of space to run around in.