Family Fun

Searching for a fantastic family day out? Look no further! Buckinghamshire has a host of attractions and free activities to keep children, families and young people entertained all year round.

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Bucks Open Weekend

Bucks Open Weekend

Celebrating creativity and culture in Bucks 28th-31st July

Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway

Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway

Award Winning heritage railway steaming alongside the Chiltern Hills between Princes Risborough and Chinnor stations.

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Langley Country Park

Langley Country Park

Beautiful, tranquil and historic with a variety of habitats for wildlife and year round activities for all.

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Hidden gems and great adventures

Hidden gems and great adventures

Buckinghamshire holds many marvels and wonders to enchant and delight...

Roald Dahl Tour

Roald Dahl Tour

Roald Dahl is one of Bucks’ most famous authors & is celebrated in two museums, as well as having an annual festival in his honour.

Summer activities in Buckinghamshire

Summer activities in Buckinghamshire

The summer months bring with them the promise of sun and excitement...

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Black Park

Black Park

530 acres of woodland, heath and open space, majestic trees and a 14 acre lake with family friendly activities & events all year round.

Denham Country Park

Denham Country Park

The 69 acres of Denham Country Park offer great recreation opportunities with its varied landscape including open space.

Chiltern Open Air Museum

Chiltern Open Air Museum

45 acres of grounds and gardens are now open to explore. Woodland, Village Green, 'Dig for Victory' allotment and Adventure playground.

Danesfield House Hotel

Danesfield House Hotel

Danesfield House Hotel and Spa is located between Marlow and Henley-on-Thames in Buckinghamshire, just 30 minutes away from central London.

The Silverstone Interactive Museum

The Silverstone Interactive Museum

An exciting visitor attraction exploring Silverstone, the home of British motor racing.

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Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre

Inspired by the rolling Chiltern Hills, the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre can be found in the heart of Aylesbury.

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Bletchley Park

Bletchley Park

Discover Britain's best kept secret!

Milton Keynes Theatre

Milton Keynes Theatre

One of the region’s leading live entertainment venues, showcasing the best West End and touring productions from across the UK.

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Visit the Roald Dahl Museum, a great little family attraction in Great Missenden, the heart of Roald Dahl Country.

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Dorney Court

Dorney Court

One of England’s finest Tudor Manor Houses. Dorney Court welcomes visitors every afternoon in August promising a safe and happy experience.

Kew Little Pigs

Kew Little Pigs

Kew Little Pigs farm in Amersham is a dedicated miniature pig experience set away from the hustle-bustle of busy lives.

Hughenden

Hughenden

Country home of the Victorian statesman Benjamin Disraeli and secret map making base during the Second World War

Stowe House

Stowe House

Visit one of Britain's finest 18th Century hidden gems...

National Paralympic Heritage Centre at Stoke Mandeville

National Paralympic Heritage Centre at Stoke Mandeville

At the birthplace of the Paralympics, learn about how it all began with the inspirational story of Professor Sir Ludwig Guttmann.

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Howe Farm Flowers

Howe Farm Flowers

Flower Farm * Floristry * PYO Flowers

West Wycombe Park & Village

West Wycombe Park & Village

Set in 45 acres of landscaped grounds, West Wycombe Park is a Palladian gem that has been the Dashwood family home for over 300 years.

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Buckinghamshire Railway Centre

Come for steam train rides on Sundays, plus ride the miniature railway, watch the model trains, visit the Railway Museum, plus lots more!

Hogshaw Farm & Wildlife Park

Hogshaw Farm & Wildlife Park

A fun filled day out in the countryside for all the family!

Widmer Farm Park

Widmer Farm Park

Bucks newest farm park opening soon!

BackWoods Experiences

BackWoods Experiences

Outdoor experiences and workshops, letting you learn something new and get back to nature

Finest Hour Experiences

Finest Hour Experiences

If you're looking for an unforgettable escapade you've landed in the right place.

Humble Country

Humble Country

A brand new discerning, curated shopping experience - shop from 50 fabulous small businesses selling homewares, gifts and accessories.

Discover Bucks Museum and the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

Discover Bucks Museum and the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery

Explore 5 new fabulous galleries plus the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery in the heart of historic Aylesbury

Amersham Museum

Amersham Museum

Amersham Museum is an award winning museum located in a 15th century building in the heart of old Amersham.

Hellfire Caves

Hellfire Caves

Go on an adventure deep under the hills at the Hellfire Caves in West Wycombe.

Midsomer on the Misbourne

Midsomer on the Misbourne

A new Midsomer Trail has been launched and fans can now follow in the footsteps of DCI Barnaby through the Misbourne Valley.

Burnham Football Club

Burnham Football Club

Founded in 1878 Burnham Football Club are in the Combined Counties Football League / Premier Division North (CCLPN)

Marlow Museum

Marlow Museum

We are a modest museum affiliated to the Association of Independent Museums but an independent registered charity.

Horses, Hounds & Heroes - The Horse Trust

Horses, Hounds & Heroes - The Horse Trust

Father's Day fun for all the family! Visit the oldest horse charity in the world and see equine displays, falconry, tractors, plus much more

Wendover Woods

Wendover Woods

Come and explore Wendover Woods.

Mr Wonderful Dancing

Mr Wonderful Dancing

Ballroom Latin and Sequence Social afternoon Tea Dances.

Go Ape! Black Park

Go Ape! Black Park

We're the UK’s number one forest adventure! Treetop and ground based adventures for the whole family to enjoy, set in 500 acres of forest.

Willen Lake

Willen Lake

Willen Lake is one of Milton Keynes’ best loved parks with watersports facilities, high ropes course and an outdoor splash park!

Electric Life Cycling

Electric Life Cycling

Electric bike hire based in Ivinghoe - perfect for exploring the beautiful Chiltern hills and beyond

Mary Does Marlow Does Royalty

Mary Does Marlow Does Royalty

Join 'Mary Shelley' for a monstrously majestic stroll around beautiful Marlow. Penned especially for the Jubilee!

CARINA HASLAM ART GALLERY

CARINA HASLAM ART GALLERY

An art gallery based in the gardens of Chenies Manor selling oil paintings and sculptures.

Bekonscot

Bekonscot

Bekonscot Model Village and Railway is the world’s oldest and original model village, opening for the first time in 1929.

Magpies and Butterflies classic Dutch Barge river trips

Magpies and Butterflies classic Dutch Barge river trips

Skippered river trips on the Thames starting from and returning to Bourne End marina. Suitable for up to 6 people. Half days and full days

Thames Boating Hires

Thames Boating Hires

Day boats for hire in Marlow and Henley, self drive traditional launches for hire and chartered on request .

Wycombe Arts Centre

Wycombe Arts Centre

Wycombe Arts Centre is the community arts centre and creative hub for High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire.

Snozone

Snozone

An outstanding venue for skiing and snowboarding on real snow indoors.

Odds Farm Park

Odds Farm Park

Come and enjoy the fresh farm air, our wide-open spaces, and spend time with all our furry friends here at Odds Farm Park!

Milton's Cottage

Milton's Cottage

The only surviving residence of poet & parliamentarian, John Milton - and the place where he completed his epic masterpiece, Paradise Lost.

One World Animals - Abbots Langley - Wednesday October 26th - Half Term

One World Animals - Abbots Langley - Wednesday October 26th - Half Term

Meet, hold, and learn about some fascinating creatures such as snakes, lizards and tarantulas.

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The Horse Trust

The Horse Trust

Advancing excellence in Equine Care

Treasure Map Trails

Treasure Map Trails

Local town treasure hunts for children aged 5 to 12.

Campbell Park

Campbell Park

Campbell Park is one of Milton Keynes' most popular parks and home to many exciting events and activities every year.

Stowe

Stowe

Picture-perfect views, winding paths, lakeside walks and temples create this timeless landscape.

Canons Ashby National Trust

Canons Ashby National Trust

A tranquil Tudor manor house set in rare terraced gardens, with the 'antient' Dryden family at its heart.

Adnan Khan Tutoring

Adnan Khan Tutoring

Our company is always striving to improve the learning resources and methods of tutoring, as we believe the students always come first.

The Great Chiltern Walk

The Great Chiltern Walk

One-day, or two-day, guided walks for small groups in the Chilterns.

Axion Now Ltd

Axion Now Ltd

We are a friendly Amersham shop for strategy card game Magic. We welcome new players of all ages and offer products, cards and events.

Waddesdon Greenway

Waddesdon Greenway

Waddesdon Greenway is a safe, accessible 4km path linking Aylesbury to Waddesdon.

Hartwell Nurseries

Hartwell Nurseries

Whatever the time of year, we pride ourselves in always having a wide choice of plants available at great prices.

Abbotts View Alpacas

Abbotts View Alpacas

Book a visit to Abbotts View Alpacas, and take an alpaca for a walk in beautiful Buckinghamshire.

Rush Trampoline Park

Rush Trampoline Park

Our indoor trampoline park in High Wycombe boast the best in bouncing equipment. Discover our kids parties & after-school fun.

Pipsticks Walks

Pipsticks Walks

At Pipsticks Walks we share our passion for the Chilterns to give you a unique and inspiring walking experience - more than just walk!

ARTIST OPEN STUDIO

ARTIST OPEN STUDIO

Visit a working artist's painting studio. See 'behind the scenes', talk with the artist and view paintings and prints in the flesh!

The Courtyard Art Studio

The Courtyard Art Studio

Run by artists, for artists, The Courtyard Art Studio is a place for people to learn, relax and create.

Chiltern Velo Cafe

Chiltern Velo Cafe

The perfect pitstop for cyclists,walkers,workers and families.Set in the rolling hills close to Chesham, Berkhamsted & Tring

Open-air cinema at Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes

Open-air cinema at Chicheley Hall, Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes’ beautiful and leafy Chicheley Hall will host two open-air film events on 23rd and 26th May.

Cliveden

Cliveden

Formerly home of the Astor family, the National Trust's Cliveden has glorious gardens overlooking the Thames in Berkshire.

High Wycombe Escape Rooms

High Wycombe Escape Rooms

3 brand new Escape Rooms in the centre of High Wycombe, brought to you by the award winning Know Escape!

Church Farm Pick Your Pumpkins

Church Farm Pick Your Pumpkins

Pick your own pumpkin - thousands of pumpkins, squash and gourds in 31 different varieties!

Peterley Manor Farm

Peterley Manor Farm

A fifth generation family-run farm set in the Chiltern Hills, near Great Missenden.

Thrift Farm

Thrift Farm

At Thrift Farm there is so much for you to see and do, our attractions include the Farm Park, Food4Thought Café, and shop.

Cycling, Walking and Touring

Cycling, Walking and Touring

Our tours offer a unique way to discover the hidden delights of Buckinghamshire and The Chilterns

GG Wildlife Walks

GG Wildlife Walks

Wildlife Walks (Group or 121), Wildlife Photography tutorials, “At Home” Wildlife Watch sessions... something for everyone!

Waddesdon Manor Gardens

Waddesdon Manor Gardens

Steeped in history, each part of the Gardens tell a different story.

Masons Minibus & Coach Hire Ltd

Masons Minibus & Coach Hire Ltd

Minibus & Coach Hire, Day Trips, Holidays & Lunch Clubs

Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre

Colne Valley Park Visitor Centre

The Colne Valley Regional Park visitor centre has up-to-date leaflets on walks, events, activities and places to visit across the region.

Experience The Country

Experience The Country

Experience the Country is an outdoor/indoor pursuits and 4x4 off-road driving centre set on a beautiful 800 acre country estate.

Chiltern Rangers

Chiltern Rangers

Chiltern Rangers is a social enterprise working with volunteers to maintain the beauty of the Chiltern woodlands and nature reserves.

Arts at Stowe

Arts at Stowe

Arts at Stowe brings incredible music, art, and theatre, for all ages and tastes to Stowe.

Bicester Village

Bicester Village

Enjoy luxury shopping at more than 160 designer and fashion brands with up to 60% off RRP all year round.

Cerus Botanical Designs

Cerus Botanical Designs

Creating stunning fresh & silk plants displays for your business and home!

Wycombe Museum

Wycombe Museum

A local museum with collections from the furniture industry and local history.

Trenchard Museum

Trenchard Museum

The Trenchard Museum, at RAF Halton, collects and displays items which relate to the history of this 105-year-old military establishment.

Ashridge Electric Bike Tour

Ashridge Electric Bike Tour

A guided cycle ride in the English countryside, visiting places of historical interest and enjoying a cream tea at a local vineyard.

Marlow Public Boat Trips

Marlow Public Boat Trips

40-minute return boat trips.

Chesham Musical Theatre Company

Chesham Musical Theatre Company

Based in the beautiful Chiltern Hills, we are one of the oldest amateur musical theatre companies in the area, having started in 1922.

Ay StrEat Meet

Ay StrEat Meet

Calling all Foodies, AY StrEat Meet is a new local street food event which is family friendly and in Aylesbury or the local area.

Visit the Chilterns

Visit the Chilterns

A website with everything you need to know about the Chilterns so you can get the most out of your visit.

PK's Kids Zone

PK's Kids Zone

A small friendly soft play centre aimed at the younger children (under 8 years) in a clean safe environment

Stonor Park

Stonor Park

Home to the Stonor Family for 850 years.

Sahara Force India F1 Team

Sahara Force India F1 Team

Force India Factory Tours

Waddesdon Manor

Waddesdon Manor

A magnificent house and grounds in the style of a 16th-century French château.

Candle by Events

Candle by Events

Candle-making workshops and parties either face-to-face, online or in a kit

Live theatre and music returns to The Arches Theatre in Buckinghamshire

Live theatre and music returns to The Arches Theatre in Buckinghamshire

The Arches Theatre is a unique outdoor theatre near Olney, Buckinghamshire staging fantastic productions from July - September 2021!

Silver Arrow Archery

Silver Arrow Archery

Silver Arrow Archery, your one stop shop for all things archery!

Midsomer Murders in Thame

Midsomer Murders in Thame

Thame is one of the most frequently used filming locations for the popular ITV series, Midsomer Murders.

photohello

photohello

Photography Lessons in Rural Buckinghamshire

The, Stay and Play

The, Stay and Play

TSP is a Soft Play Cafe situated on Chesham High Street, serving super scrumptious food, cakes and hot drinks.

Longridge Activity Centre

Longridge Activity Centre

Longridge is our activity centre in a stunning location on the banks of the Thames near Marlow.

The Fit House

The Fit House

An independent family gym providing expert fitness coaching. Classes, personal training, kids fitness, pre & post natal, nutrition and more!

The Little Trip Boat

The Little Trip Boat

Narrowboat trips on the Aylesbury Arm of the Grand Union Canal, everyone welcome for an hour and a half mini adventure!

Bill Gwynne Rally School

Bill Gwynne Rally School

Rally driving days with Bill Gwynne Rally School in Northamptonshire. Book your rally experience!

Lindengate

Lindengate

Located at a stunning five-acre site, where nature breathes new life into anyone looking for support with their wellbeing.

Buckinghamshire Family Information Service

Buckinghamshire Family Information Service

Find out what's happening in Buckinghamshire by searching our fantastic directory of Family Activities.

Wycombe Wanderers

Wycombe Wanderers

Watch the Chairboys in action in Sky Bet League 1, where children aged 12 and under go free!

Horsewyse Pony Activity Days

Horsewyse Pony Activity Days

Pony days for children who love ponies and want to learn how to look after them.

Buttercups Nursery Chalfont Park

Buttercups Nursery Chalfont Park

We are an Ofsted Outstanding nursery based in the historic Chalfont Park Estate.

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