Plan a day out and step into history together as a family.
There's plenty for kids and adults alike to enjoy. Our programme of historical events for families offer a great way to explore the beauty of our sites and bring our historic places to life. Simply use the search box below to find an upcoming event near you.
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Kids Rule! @ May Half TermSat 28 May - Sun 5 Jun 2022 1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield
Kids Rule! @ May Half Term at Beeston CastleSat 28 May - Sun 5 Jun 2022 Beeston Castle and Woodland Park
Kids Rule! @ May Half Term at Boscobel HouseSat 28 May - Sun 5 Jun 2022 Boscobel House and The Royal Oak
Kids Rule! @ May Half TermSat 28 May - Sun 5 Jun 2022 Carisbrooke Castle
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Days out under £20
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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.
HISTORY AT HOME
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.