Family fun at Stourhead

Family exploring the garden at Stourhead, Wiltshire

There is always something at Stourhead to help you spend time together as a family.

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Being a landscape garden there are plenty of places to play games like hide and seek, but there is so much more that Stourhead can offer whatever the weather.

Family friendly checklist 

  • Free entry for under 5s.
  • Baby-changing facilities.
  • Buggy friendly paths around the garden.
  • Balls, bikes, frisbees, skateboards and scooters aren't allowed in the garden, so please leave these at home.
  • Pocket money gifts and children's books available in the shop. There are children's books in our second-hand bookshop, too.

50 Things at Stourhead

From wild art to cloud watching there are heaps of activities on the '50 things to do before you're 11¾' list to keep you busy at Stourhead.