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Summer of Play: Past Playdays Trail

Summer of Play comes to Little Moreton Hall, and we hope you can join us.

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Grab your friends and family, bags of energy and enthusiasm, and have fun exploring our blast from the past trail of play! Travel through time, without the need for a time machine, from Tudor to present day, as you delve into the history of games in the outdoors. Will you come across a familiar favourite or discover a new game to give a go?

Summer of Play is sponsored by Starling Bank.



Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Meeting point

There are 8 different activity points in the grounds of the hall for visitors to spot. No pencil or trail sheet needed, just get exploring and have fun.

What to bring and wear

Be prepared for all weathers! Sun cream, hats, waterproof coat and jackets are always advisable.


Uneven ground and cobbles in the courtyard.


Free event, normal admission charges to the property still apply. NT members enter for free when presenting their cards. Booking not needed.

Upcoming events


Summer of Play: Take Aim - Children's Archery Sessions 

Discover your inner Robin Hood and have a go at archery at Little Moreton Hall this summer.

Event summary

31 Jul to 28 Aug 2024
11:00 to 13:00
+ 4 other dates or times

Heritage Open Day 

We're opening our doors for free entry at Little Moreton Hall as part of Heritage Open Day.

Event summary

7 Sep 2024
10:30 to 16:00