Category Parks, woodlands & gardens

New playground at Belton House

New playground at Belton House

The first part of the new playground at Belton House, near Grantham, is now open. A new tower, climbing frame, swinging bridges, toddler area and more will keep kids and families entertained for hours on a day out.

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Stanwick Lakes

Day out at Stanwick Lakes

Stanwick Lakes, near Wellingborough, is a great day out for families. An adventure playground, assault course and nature trails provide entertainment for kids of all ages. And you only pay for car parking!

Hills and Holes in Barnack

Hills and Holes in Barnack

Hills and Holes near Barnack, Stamford, is an old limestone quarry with undulating hills and hollows; great for running up and down with the kids and also dogs.

Burghley pumpkin trail

Burghley House pumpkin trail

Autumn and Halloween fun at at Burghley House this half term. The pumpkin trail runs until Sunday 2 November in the Sculpture Garden.

Otter playground at Ferry Meadows

Otter playground at Ferry Meadows

The otter playground at Ferry Meadows in Peterborough will keep the kids happy for hours with water, sand, swings, slides and tunnels.

Under 5s playground at Belton House

Day out at Belton House

Belton House, near Grantham, has a great adventure playground for kids with slides, zip wires, swings and a fort. Don’t miss the Ride Play Cafe for indoor play as well. A great day out for families with children of all ages.

Grimsthorpe Castle playground

Day out at Grimsthorpe Castle

Grimsthorpe Castle, near Bourne, has a lot going for it as a family day out – there’s the adventure playground, a bike ride around the grounds, a picnic lunch or just taking time to smell the flowers.

Birdwatching at Welney Wetland Centre

Day out at Welney Wetland Centre

You’re never to young to get into birdwatching, and the Welney Wetland Centre in Norfolk is the perfect day out to introduce kids to the wonders of nature.

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