Family Days Out

A girl runs through the garden at Brodsworth Hall and Gardens
Girl on Hadrian's Wall
Father and daughter in Autumn


Sunny days are just around the corner and we've got plenty to entertain you and your family this spring. Release your inner super sleuth with our Easter quests, watch lances shatter in a medieval joust and play like a pirate on the coast.

Take a look at the nation's top 10 castles as chosen by our Facebook fans, or a selection of days out for under £20.

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A group of children looking for treasure on the Easter Quest


Get outside and explore the places of England's history this Easter, with a range of unique days out and exciting events for all ages.

From pirates at Pendennis Castle to arts and crafts at Kenwood, there's adventure waiting for the whole family at historic sites across the country this Easter.

Children explore Kenilworth Castle.

Family Property Guides

Packed with interesting things to look out for, places to play and all the practical information you need, make the most of your day out with our free family property guides.


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Your Favourite Castles

Castles make exciting summer days out for all ages, and earlier this year we asked our Facebook followers to name their favourites. Here are your top picks.

Get more with family membership from £52

Enjoy unlimited days out as a family for a whole year, plus free or discounted entry to exciting events.

From just £52, an English Heritage membership is your family ticket to an amazing summer.

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