Climbing to the top of a castle

February Half Term

Looking for things to do this February half term? Fire up your family's imagination by delving into England's history, whatever the weather.

Whether you want to scale the ramparts of vast castles, discover woodland trails or explore underground wartime tunnels, we've got plenty of activities to inspire children and keep them entertained.

Things to Do

  • Kenilworth under siege

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    Scroll down to see what's on this half term or click here to search all of our events.

  • Visiting Stonehenge

    Find a Place to Visit

    With over 400 incredible historic places to explore, the hardest part is choosing one to visit first.

  • Looking out from the castle.

    Days Out Under £20

    Here are our top picks for inspiring family days out that won't break the bank.

  • Crayons by Laura Gilmore: https://www.flickr.com/photos/genbug/

    Crafts and Activities

    Looking for indoor activities for rainy days, or fun arts and craft projects to do with the kids?

WWI Bi-Plane

Chocks Away!

This February half term the whole family can get up close to a replica WW1 bi-plane which is coming to Stonehenge.

Discover if you've got what it takes to be a fighter pilot with our dapper Edwardian Chaps, and don't miss the opportunity to take a seat inside the plane.

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More to see and do

  • A family explore Dover Castle.

    Top 10 Family Days Out

    Take a look at our favourite historic places for families, chosen by our Facebook fans.

  • A family beside a canon at Deal Castle.

    Family Membership

    Enjoy unlimited access to over 400 historic places across the country with family membership from £50.

  • Rochester Castle

    Find a Place to Visit

    Explore some of the 400 historic places that can be found across England.

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