Half term holiday fun at Penrhyn Castle

50 things favourites in the fresh air, facepainting and storytelling in the sunshine (or under cover if the weather dictates…we are prepared for everything! May and June are the perfect time for exploring and making the most of the warmer temperatures (we can certainly hope!) and the lighter evenings.

A group of children enjoy storytelling fun outdoors in the grounds at Penrhyn Castle

Fun Thursdays tales: The Great Paper Caper by Oliver Jeffers

Are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin… NEW FOR 2017 ...you can sit back in the beautiful surroundings of Penrhyn Castle and hear a magical adventure brought to life.

Children climbing a tree in the grounds of Mottisfont, Hampshire.

Wild nature Mondays at Penrhyn Castle

Climb a tree, build a den, hunt for bugs or make a marvellous mud pie....we have just the thing to keep you busy. Which one will you be ticking off your '50 things' list during the school holiday?

50 Things activity map

Download our 50 Things map

We've scouted our garden and spotted some brilliant spots to tick off some of your 50 things list.

Discover a 19th-century fantasy castle with spectacular surroundings
Walking trail

Follow our nature walk 

Discover the habitats, animals and plants around our special place as you follow our walk.