Days Out With Dad
FATHER'S DAY, SUNDAY 18 JUNE 2017
Treat dad and the family to a memorable day out this Father's Day, at one of over 400 historic places across the country. With castles, forts, abbeys and palaces to explore, plus our action-packed events programme, here's our pick of the best Father's Day ideas.
Father's Day Events 2017
Great events for the whole family over the Father's Day weekendSee all
Father's Day Pit StopSat 17 - Sun 18 Jun 2017
Wrest Park, Bedfordshire
Discover the history of motorsport with interactive activities and full-size replica historic racing cars.
Knight's School for Father's DaySat 17 & Sun 18 Jun 2017
Bolsover Castle, Derbyshire
Arise, Sir Dad! Become knights for the day and hone your skills for the battlefield this Father's Day.
Waterloo WeekendSat 17 & Sun 18 Jun 2017
Apsley House, London
Relive the drama and grandeur of the Napoleonic War and come face-to-face with Napoleon's troops.
Grand Medieval JoustSat 17 - Sun 18 Jun 2017
Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire
Feel the fervour as magnificent knights on horseback clash at the greatest event of medieval England.
Classic Car ShowSun 18 Jun 2017
Brodsworth Hall, South Yorkshire
Treat Dad to a special day out, where a beautiful collection of classic cars will be on display.
Kite FestivalSat 17 - Sun 18 Jun 2017
Beeston Castle, Cheshire
See the summer skies awash with colour as you make your own kite and earn the art of kite-flying.
The past makes a perfect present
From biscuits and chocolates to gardening tools and replica swords, there's a great range of perfect Father's Day gifts available from our online shop. Find something to really make his day.Find the perfect gift
Family Days Out
Discover more great places to visit across the country with the kids this season, from mighty Norman castles to atmospheric abbeys.
Days Out For Under £20
Looking for a great experience that won't break the bank? Here are our top picks for family days out on a budget, all across the country.
Top 10 Castles
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Days Out with Dogs
Enjoy a great day out with your dog at an English Heritage property. There are plenty of dog-friendly sites across the whole of England for your furry friend.