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Family Events

Explore the beauty of our historic places this autumn with our programme of historical events for families.

Plan a day out and step into history together with plenty to enjoy for grownups and kids alike. 

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Days Out with Kids

Discover England's historic homes, amazing abbeys and gorgeous gardens with the whole family this autumn.

Plan your next adventure


  • Become a member

    Experience memorable days out at hundreds of majestic castles, historic houses, awesome abbeys and glorious gardens.

  • Days out under £20

    From castles and monastic ruins to Iron Age hillforts, here are our top picks for family days out on a budget.

  • Family Property Guides

    Our family guides cover things for all ages to see and do, as well as practical advice on food and drink, parking, toilets and access.


    On this page we’ve gathered all of our stay-at-home favourites, from videos and podcasts to old-fashioned recipes and historical how-tos.

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