Fun in the great outdoors

Children’s activities

Children’s activities

See below for our full programme of activities.  

To make a booking
Booking is essential except where indicated. Please book online at the links below. If you have a query, call 01737 649066 or email education@gatton-park.org.uk.

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 02 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 02 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Friday 06 November

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Superworm" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 09 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 09 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 11 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 11 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Story Trails  - Little Red Riding Hood

Story Trails - Little Red Riding Hood

Friday 13 November

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Little Red Riding Hood", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home. Ideal...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 16 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 16 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 18 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 18 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Story Trails  - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Story Trails - The Scarecrows' Wedding by Julia Donaldson

Friday 20 November

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "The Scarecrows' Wedding" by Julia Donaldson, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 23 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 23 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 25 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 25 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Story Trails - Owl Babies by Martin Waddell

Friday 27 November

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Owl Babies" by Martin Waddell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 30 November

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 30 November

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 02 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 02 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Story Trails - Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Friday 04 December

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Goldilocks and the Three Bears", then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 07 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 07 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 09 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 09 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

10.00 am - 10.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

10.30 am - 11.00 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

11.00 am - 11.30 am

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

11.30 am - 12.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

12.00 pm - 12.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

12.30 pm - 1.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

1.00 pm - 1.30 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Story Trails  - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Story Trails - Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell

Friday 11 December

1.30 pm - 2.00 pm

Discover the pages of the story of "Dear Zoo" by Rod Campbell, then explore a trail around the garden. Craft kit to complete during your visit or to take home....

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 14 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 14 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday AM

Wednesday 16 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Wednesday PM

Wednesday 16 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday AM

Monday 21 December

10.00 am - 11.45 am

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Little Seeds Forest School - Monday PM

Monday 21 December

12.45 pm - 2.30 pm

Explore the woodlands through organised play including mud, fire, dens, woodland crafts and lots of fun! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Recommended for children aged 2-5 years. There...