Family Day Out Review Graveley Fruit Farm pick your own Hitchin Hertfordshire entrance and cafe

Family Day Out Review: Graveley Fruit Farm, Graveley

What’s It All About? Graveley Fruit Farm near Hitchin, Hertfordshire offers pick your own fruit during the summer months from their two acres of polytunnels which house fresh strawberries, raspberries, blackcurrants and redcurrants. What’s more, there’s also a cafe, a decent outdoor play area, tractor rides and pigs, which help to make it a fun place to visit for a […]

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Family Day Out Review College Lake Nature Reserve Tring lake view

Family Day Out Review: College Lake Nature Reserve, Tring

What’s It All About? College Lake is a flagship nature reserve offering a great place for the family to get outside and explore nature. Enjoy a wildlife walk around the lake and through the grasslands, watch out for rare water birds from one of 11 bird hides and explore the hands-on exhibitions covering everything from geology to agriculture to wildlife. […]

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Family Day Out Review Berkhamsted Castle view from outside

Family Day Out Review: Berkhamsted Castle, Berkhamsted

What’s It All About? One of the oldest Norman motte-and-bailey castles in the UK, Berkhamsted Castle provides a nice place to have a picnic, play with the kids or walk the dog against a backdrop of historical significance. What Do We Think? Berkhamsted Castle – run by English Heritage – provides a decent spot to pass away a few hours […]

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Family Day Out Review Stockwood Discovery Centre Luton Discovery Hall

Family Day Out Review: Stockwood Discovery Centre, Luton

What’s It All About? Stockwood Discovery Centre is a gem of a place with a little bit of everything. There’s themed gardens showcasing a variety of plants and flowers, exhibitions crammed with local historic collections, a decent outdoor play area and even an observation beehive. A pleasantly surprising and entertaining day out, which is made even better by the fact […]

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Family Day Out Review Royal Air Force Museum Hendon Wings Over Water Exhibition

Family Day Out Review: Royal Air Force Museum, Hendon

What’s It All About? Home to around 100 historic aircrafts and other RAF-related memorabilia, the Royal Air Force Museum provides hours of family-friendly, indoor entertainment. With free entry, five packed exhibition halls and an interactive centre with hands-on exhibits, those with an interest in planes and history will be in their element – those who aren’t (like me!), may find it […]

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Family Day Out Review Natural History Museum Tring Hertfordshire Gallery 5

Family Day Out Review: Natural History Museum, Tring

What’s It All About? Home to one of the largest collections of stuffed mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians and insects in the UK, the Natural History Museum at Tring is a fun, educational and free half day out for families of all ages. What Do We Think? We’ve been going to the Natural History Museum at Tring for a number of years […]

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