Anglesey Abbey | Day Out With The Kids

Anglesey Abbey

Lode, Cambridgeshire, England

  • Three young kids playing in some leaves at Anglesey Abbey
  • Anglesey Abbey
  • Anglesey Abbey in the autumn

Attraction Information

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Ages: 4+

Venue type: Indoor and Outdoor

Enjoy a family day out in nature at Anglesey Abbey and discover 114 acres of beautiful land, just 6 miles away from Cambridge! Your adventure with the kids will begin at the Wildlife Discovery Area. There you and your little nature lovers are in for lots of hands-on fun, including spotting animals from the Wildlife Watch Hut, den-building and climbing up to a treehouse in the woodlands.  

Love history? Explore the Jacobean style house, once owned by Lord Fairhaven, and uncover the fascinating past of Anglesey Abbey. You can also learn about the inner workings of a watermill in the regular demonstrations at Lode Mill. It’s perfect for adding an educational twist to your day out!

Anglesey Abbey also boasts a fun-filled programme of family-friendly events and activities, which means you’ll always find something new and exciting on your next visit. Be sure to pick up a sheet of the “50 things to do before you're 11¾” and start ticking adventures off your list! Be sure not to miss out on the great seasonal events and activities through the year too!

  • Wildlife discovery area, historic house and working watermill
  • Within just 6 miles of Cambridge
  • Programme of special family-friendly activities


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Toilets Toilets Available
  • Baby Baby Changing Available
  • Disabled Disabled Toilets Available
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Quy Road, Lode, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9EJ, England


Click here to visit Anglesey Abbey's website
01223 810080

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

1st January - 30th March: 09:30 - 16:30
31st March - 26th October: 09:30 - 17:30
27th October - 31st December: 09:30 - 16:30


General Admission
Adults: £15.80
Kids: £7.90
Family: £39.50

More Information

Pets allowed

Only assistance/Guide Dogs welcome