Family fun at Oxburgh Hall this summer

Family fun exploring the bridge with Oxburgh Hall in the background

Whether you're looking for your latest adventure, or a lazy day relaxing with a book and enjoying a picnic, Oxburgh has plenty to help you make the most of the summer.

The Gunpowder Plot by the Three Inch Fools

Outdoor Theatre - The Gunpowder Plot

The Three Inch Fools hit the road with a bang. Cue an explosive evening of short fuses and tall tales, as five actors try to pull off the most infamous conspiracy in history.

Connect with nature

Become an explorer any day of the week, as you take a walk around the estate. Find signs of wildlife and hunt for bugs, challenge a friend to a game of pooh sticks, create some wild art or build a den in the woodland. Keep an eye out for otters, barn owls, or deer that have made Oxburgh their home. How many '50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4' can you can tick off your list? 

50 things to do before you're 11¾

Learn wild survival skills such as den building

No. 4 Build a den

Explore the woodlands at Oxburgh Hall, where you’ll find plenty of sticks for building your den. Be creative, once it’s up, crawl in and have fun.

Family picnic on the lawn outside Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

No. 9 Eat a picnic in the wild

There’s something very British about packing up a picnic and enjoying it regardless of the weather. At Oxburgh you won’t have to look far for the perfect spot surrounded by nature.

A family sitting on the bridge playing pooh sticks at Oxburgh Hall, Norfolk

No. 19 Play pooh sticks

The River Gadder flows through My Lady’s Wood, which is where you’ll find a number of wooden bridges, which make the perfect spot to challenge a sibling to play pooh sticks.