Family-friendly things to do at Upton House and Gardens
Bring the family for a fun-filled day out at Upton House and Gardens. Join in with early spring activities, and see what we have planned coming up for Easter.
Upton's Woodland Walk
Come and explore the Woodland Walk. Discover exciting wildlife while climbing over logs, through tunnels and around tree stumps. Warm up with a hot treat or light lunch at the Pavilion Cafe after the exploring.
Easter egg hunt
23 March-14 April, 10am - 4pm, with last entry at 3pm. Normal admission applies and £3 per trail which includes an Easter trail sheet, bunny ears and a chocolate egg or a vegan and Free From chocolate egg. Both eggs are made using Rainforest Alliance Certified cocoa. Find out more at ra.org.
Make your way along the trail and find nature-inspired activities for the whole family. Get creative with hands-on activities to inspire young imaginations and fun for all ages. Measure your wings to discover which bird of prey you are. Design your own egg to display in our 'eggs'-hibition and play some old-fashioned games with an Easter twist.
Immerse yourself in one of the finest art collections in 20th-century England, which was the country house and weekend retreat of 2nd Viscount Bearsted, Walter Samuel.
Visit Upton's historic garden and marvel at the view that unfolds in front of you. Discover the Mirror Pool and wander along the Winter and Woodland Walks.
Stop by the Pavilion Café on your visit to Upton House and grab a bite to eat, a hot or cold drink and a slice of cake. Buy a souvenir of your visit in the shop, or pop into the second-hand bookshop for a new read.
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 wide open areas for playing and kid-friendly trails and activities, we've got your family days out sorted, whatever the weather.