Things to do with the kids in Oxfordshire

Don't miss the early autumn colour still bright in the gardens, then the blanching and flushing of the trees into rich bronzes, reds and gold. Experience the changes in the air as autumn advances, the smell of woodsmoke and rich earth, lifted with the tang of apples. The sounds change too. The rustle and swish of crispy leaves is the soundtrack to an autumn walk searching for conkers and chasing falling leaves. We'd love to welcome your family to experience nature at its most spectacular this autumn.

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.

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

Family activities at Stowe

Get the kids outdoors with acres of space to run and stretch their legs. The gardens and park provide the ultimate backdrop for igniting imaginations and tuning into nature.

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.

South fountain with a background of autumnal trees at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire

Autumn colour at Waddesdon Manor

Autumn brings around a bountiful array of warm colours in the garden, encouraging lovely long walks in the crisp air. A great opportunity to spot local wildlife and take note of the changes this season brings.

Children playing in the woodland at Basildon Park

Family Fun at Basildon Park

Begin your exciting day out at Basildon Park.

 Visitors enjoying an autumnal walk beneath the autumn trees on the estate at Hardwick, Derbyshire

Autumn activities for all the family 

Vibrant colours, bold trees and rich harvests... explore the best experiences of the season with our range of autumnal activity packs. Whether you're after family fun or some quiet time, there's something to enjoy for all ages and tastes.