Family Fun in Surrey

For anyone with kids you appreciate that planning a family activity is a balancing act.  You want to make sure that the children are happy and the adults are entertained too.  Surrey was made for family fun, come rain or shine, we have some great family friendly things to do here in Surrey.

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Take a look at what is happening at  Bocketts Farm this Half Term

Bocketts Farm

Outdoor fun

Your little ones can let of steam and enjoy the trails and discover the Gruffalo Sculptures at Alice Holt, you can hire bikes here too.  You can almost believe fairies exist when you visit Hannah Peschar Sculpture Garden or visit and explore Painshill's 18th century landscaped gardens where you can explore its winding paths, woodlands, lakes and follies.  Book at water sports teaching session at Aqua Sports Their dedicated, friendly team of instructors just love being out on the water teaching dinghy sailing, paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing and windsurfing to children and adults. The National Trust in Surrey offers an amazing variety of landscapes and places for all the family to explore and enjoy. 

Birdworld

Get ready for an enchanting family-friendly adventure at Birdworld, where visitors of all ages can…

Painshill

Painshill is a beautiful 18th century landscape garden that makes a great out day for all…

Elm Farm

An independent family run children’s farm, plant nursery, gift shop and cafe based in leafy…

Stoke Park

Situated between London Road and Parkway, Stoke Park is Guildford’s largest and best-known…

Gatton Park

Gatton Park near Reigate is a beautiful historic parkland being restored by The Gatton Trust…

Farnham Park

Farnham Park is a 320 acre medieval deer park overlooking the town with an impressive 1km tree lined…

Box Hill

Visit Box Hill for great scenic walks and stunning views.  An outstanding area of woodland…

Indoor fun

Step back in time to discover the county's historic landmarks and enjoy days out fit for a king at Hampton Court Palace.  Then take it up a gear with a visit to Brooklands Museum to discover the part that Surrey played in the birthplace of British motorsport. Children of all ages can learn, explore and be amazed at the massive display of cars and aircraft at Brooklands -  you can even board a Concorde!  Inspire your budding artists with a visit to the Lightbox where under 18's have free entry to all exhibitions or  enjoy a day of activity and culture at Watt's Gallery where you can explore the galleries and/or play games on the lawn.

Nova Cinema

Following a complete refurbishment in 2020, Nova Cinema now has seven stylish screens, including one…

Animal encounters 

Farms visits are always a popular choice.  At Godstone Farm kids can enjoy the huge adventure playground, soft play, sandpits or Dino trail and at Bocketts Farm as well as meeting all the farm animals visitors will be able to enjoy the bounce space, sandpits and go-karts.  Small kids will love feed the Guinea pigs and chickens at Elm Farm.  Trek with llamas across open countryside on an organised walk, meet rare and beautiful birds at Birdworld, enjoy an animal encounter at Merrist Wood or learn more about our native wildlife at The British Wildlife Centre.

Birdworld

Get ready for an enchanting family-friendly adventure at Birdworld, where visitors of all ages can…

Elm Farm

An independent family run children’s farm, plant nursery, gift shop and cafe based in leafy…

Family friendly events

Esher Runs Jun 22

Esher Runs

The annual Esher Runs - a 10K run and 3K family fun run has been running for 21 years and is a great…