Explore and enjoy our places in and around South Derbyshire and Leicestershire this summer. There are woodland trails, natural play areas, bug hunts and lots of hints and tips on how to keep young family members occupied during the summer holidays and at weekends.
Visit the limestone hills this month for walks, picnics, play time and far reaching views.
It can be hard work thinking of things the keep everyone entertained over the long summer holidays. We've made sure we've got a full calendar of crafts, trails and workshops to keep you all busy!
Enjoy a picnic in the grounds and see what wildlife you can spot by the lake. Get adventurous in the den building area and make the most of the summer sun with one of our four walks.
The gardens are as much a part of the Gimsons' family home as the cottage at Stoneywell.
Visit Squirt's Stable and take part in a whole range of fun and games that are sure to keep your little ones entertained for hours – whatever the weather!
Enter the Garden of Imagination through the secret door or go on a wild adventure in the woods this summer at Calke Abbey.