Active and Sport, Gardens and Open Spaces, Historical Sites, Outdoor Activities
All ages, Schools and Groups
(based on family of 4)
Visit Painshill for a great family day out!
Enjoy the 18th century landscape garden where you are invited to walk around a work of art. Winding paths will take you on a journey to discover a living masterpiece with simply stunning views and beautifully placed follies.
Stroll around their Serpentine Lake, wander through woodland and come across buildings, including the Ruined Abbey, Gothic Temple and an incredible sparkling Crystal Grotto.
For families there is a natural play area and wildlife spotting cards, as well as plenty of wildflower meadows to run around in and get back to nature. An annual programme of events includes children’s trails, an Easter egg hunt and festivals celebrating each season.
Dogs are welcome at Painshill on short leads.
You can spend a whole day at Painshill or there are shorter accessible routes. Take along a picnic basket or visit one of the Painshill cafes.
They are open April to October, 10am to 6pm, November to March, 10am to 4pm. Closed 25th and 26th December.
For further information visit their website.
Stay safe. Coronavirus advice is being updated regularly. Some attractions are starting to reopen with social distancing measures in place. Enjoy browsing the site for trips and please check directly with the venue before visiting. Let’s Go with the Children is here to help and support families with ideas and information on what attractions are re-opening.