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Visitors on an Easter egg trail | © National Trust Images/James Dobson

Family-friendly places near Bath and Bristol

Discover the best places to explore as a family in Bath and Bristol this season. Plan your days out for a memorable visit that the whole family will enjoy.

Places to visit with your family in Bath and Bristol

Discover all the best places to explore with your family for a great day out.

A family of two parents and three small children walk in single file along a path in front of a very low-rise box hedge and herbaceous border next to a building.

Dyrham Park 

Find out what’s on for families this season at Dyrham Park and plan your visit.

Two children in jumpers sitting in a tree den at Tyntesfield


Looking for fun family activities to do? Whether you're after outdoor games for the kids or just a relaxing picnic in nature, we've got plenty for you to enjoy.

A child's hands holding a paintbrush and a piece of paper with their creation on.

Bath Assembly Rooms 

Find out what's on offer at the Bath Assembly Rooms for families. During 2024 we'll be hosting a range of different events that provide an opportunity for families to visit the Assembly Rooms.

A parent and two children on the Easter trail surrounded by green trees and shrubs


Spring blooms, activity trails, medieval architecture and photographic discovery: have a fun-filled adventure at Lacock Abbey. Watch the gardens come to life, explore the nature and wildlife of the season and share the joy of blossom. Explore the abbey rooms and discover the window with a unique link to the invention of photography, find out more in the Fox Talbot Museum and feel inspired by the latest exhibition.

The woodland play area at Newark Park

Newark Park 

There's plenty for families to enjoy throughout the seasons at Newark Park.

A family searching for trail clues in the garden of Avebury Manor


With plenty of space, fresh air and history all around, Avebury is a perfect place to bring the family, whatever the time of year.

A family in the Lower Garden with tulips at Quarry Bank, Cheshire

Find a family-friendly place near you 

There are lots of things to do when you visit one of our family-friendly places. Find inspiration for days out and discover a range of activities for everyone.

Tyntesfield House in Spring

Places to visit in Bath and Bristol

Magnificent houses, peaceful gardens, wooded trails and little-known treasures. See what the area around Bath and Bristol has to offer.