Family-friendly things to do at Antony
Find out about things you can do with your family at Antony, from trails to activities. Find out what's on offer and all the details you need to plan your visit to the house and garden.
Antony is now closed for the winter
Antony is now closed for the remainder of this year. We look forward to welcoming you back from Spring 2024.
Planning your family visit
- Free entry for under 5s
- Baby-changing facilities are located in the toilets in the accessible car park
- Buggy-freindly route around the garden
- Den building area in the garden
- There is ramped access via the accessible entrance at the side of the house
- Small buggies are allowed in the house where there is capacity
- Hip carriers are available for loan within the house
Children's lunchboxes available within the Colonnade Café
Family-friendly things to do in the house
Spark young imaginations with games, costumes and books inspired by the magic of Antony.
Our youngest visitors can start their visit by getting dressed up in the storytelling room before they make their way around the rooms. Curtseying and bowing to our house volunteers is encouraged.
What to look out for
There are two children who call Antony their home – Jemima and Lucian Carew Pole. As you walk around the rooms, what can you see that shows they live here? Are there any toys left around the rooms? Who can you see in the photographs?
The house at Antony contrasts the personal touches of a grand yet comfortable family home. It is still lived in by the Carew family today.
The Repton-designed landscape at Antony offers sweeping views over the River Lynher, a formal garden full of surprises including intriguing sculptures and magnificent trees.
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.
With long stretching beaches, exotic gardens and historic houses in Cornwall, there are lots of places to explore and visit for family fun.