Things to do

Discover what's on, find an event or get some inspiration for activities to do on your own or with family and friends... you won't be short of things to do at our places

Couple walking through the grounds of Fountains Abbey, Yorkshire
A woman and child on the rocky beach look at a crab they have caught in a yellow bucket

50 things activities at the beach 

Catch a crab, fly a kite, skim a stone. Our 50 things challenge has inspiring ways for you to help your children get close to nature on the beach.

Luna cinema at Waddesdon Manor, a National Trust property in Buckinghamshire

Outdoor spots for theatre, music and film 

From Shakespeare on stage to jazz on the lawn and Oscar-winning movies on the silver screen, join us for outdoor theatre, music and film events at some of the beautiful places we look after.

Keeping the little ones happy

Make the most of summer

What's on

Plan your perfect day out. We've a wide variety of events taking place all year round, for all the family to enjoy


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