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Activities for Children & Families

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We have lots of activities for children and families to learn and enjoy in Gatton Park. Why not bring your kids for some fun during the school holidays? Our Education staff lead all of the activities with special tutors for some courses.


To make a booking


Booking is essential on all activities unless otherwise stated

 

Please book on online. If you have any question please contact us on 01737 649066 or education@gatton-park.org.uk.

 


Activities for Toddlers




Please go to our Trails and Tales page...

Birthday Parties

 

Themed parties for lots of birthday fun for up to fifteen children.

What is involved? Click here to find out more

 

Open Days

 

Free activities for families are available on our regular open days (entrance prices apply) - click here to find out more

 

Events

 

All activities must be booked in advance, except Open Days unless otherwise stated. Children under eight must be accompanied by an adult.

16th August 2018 at 12:00pm

Thursday 16th August Unicorns and Rainbows Trailtastics (3yrs+) pm

Explore the secret habitats of Gatton Park, including the lakes, woods and ponds, that you may not have visited before.You never know what you may come across....an elusive unicorn. a self guided trail with activities. Picnics welcome.

12 noon to 3:30 pm


Places left: 16

Cost: £5.00

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20th August 2018 at 10:00am

Monday 20th August Forest Fun (2-7 yrs) am

Join us in our Forest School area, explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.

10am - 12 noon


Places left: 0

Cost: £7.50

20th August 2018 at 1:30pm

Monday 20th August Forest Fun (2-7 yrs) pm

Join us in our Forest School area, explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.

1:30pm - 3:30pm


Places left: 14

Cost: £7.50

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23rd August 2018 at 10:00am

Thursday 23rd August Bees ( 4 - 7 yrs) am

Learn all about bees through crafts, trails and games.

10am - 12 noon


Places left: 8

Cost: £7.50

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23rd August 2018 at 1:30pm

Thursday 23rd August Bees ( 4 - 7 yrs) pm

Learn all about bees through crafts, trails and games.

1:30pm - 3:30pm


Places left: 17

Cost: £7.50

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28th August 2018 at 1:30pm

Tuesday 28th August Forest Fun (2-7 yrs) pm

Join us in our Forest School area, explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.

1.30pm-3.30pm


Places left: 18

Cost: £7.50

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28th August 2018 at 10:00am

Tuesday 28th August Forest Fun (2-7 yrs) am

oin us in our Forest School area, explore Cedar Wood, make woodland crafts and enjoy a snack around the fire.

10am - 12noon


Places left: 0

Cost: £7.50

30th August 2018 at 12:00pm

Thursday 30th August Wind in the Willows Trailtastics

Explore beautiful Gatton Park on a Wind in the Willows themed trail. A self guided trail with activities. Picnics welcome.

12 noon to 3:30 pm


Places left: 20

Cost: £5.00

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3rd September 2018 at 10:00am

Little Seeds Forest School - 7 week block Sep/Oct 10am-12noon

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun!

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Seven sessions of Forest School activities Sep 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Oct 1st, 8th, 15th). Recommended for children aged 2.5 - 4 years (please note that there is a substantial walk to and from the wood). 10am - 12noon


Places left: 19

Cost: £56.00

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3rd September 2018 at 1:00pm

Little Seeds Forest School - 7 week block Sep/Oct 1-3pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun!

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Seven sessions of Forest School activities Sep 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Oct 1st, 8th, 15th). Recommended for children aged 2.5 - 4 years (please note that there is a substantial walk to and from the wood). 1-3pm


Places left: 18

Cost: £56.00

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2nd December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 2.30-3pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 15

Cost: £7.00

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2nd December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 2-2.30pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 14

Cost: £7.00

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2nd December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 1.30-2pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 15

Cost: £7.00

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2nd December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 1-1.30pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 13

Cost: £7.00

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9th December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 2.30-3pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 15

Cost: £7.00

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9th December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 2-2.30pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 9

Cost: £7.00

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9th December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 1.30-2pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 15

Cost: £7.00

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9th December 2018 at 1:00pm

Santa's Grotto 1-1.30pm

Enjoy a buggy ride to meet Santa in his grotto. Explore the grounds and follow a trail of clues before returning to Gatton Hall to make a Christmas decoration. Tea and cake available to purchase.

Please take a note of the timeslot you have booked. You must be ready for your buggy ride during this time period and will be called by a member of Gatton Trust staff when your turn comes to visit Santa. Please be aware that this event runs from 1-3.30pm. If your slot is towards the end we advise coming earlier to leave time for the other activities on offer. Please wear suitable outdoor clothing.


Places left: 13

Cost: £7.00

Download Booking Form


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