Best Stately Homes and Gardens In Cranfield, Bedfordshire

We've rounded up the best stately homes and gardens in Cranfield in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 33 Cranfield stately homes and gardens to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the stately homes and gardens we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Woburn Abbey and Gardens

  • Woburn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Woburn Abbey and Gardens has a beautiful building and stunning grounds to explore. There are 22 rooms to investigate, which are full of collections,...

Delapre Abbey

  • Northampton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Get to know your local history with a visit to the recently restored Delapre Abbey near Northampton. This is a museum the kids will actually enjoy as...

National Trust Stowe

  • Stowe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Escape the stress of city life with a relaxing day in nature at the stunning National Trust Stowe gardens. Join in on the fun - let loose, run around...

Ashridge Estate

  • Berkhamsted
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

On a sunny day a stroll in the park fits the bill, but why not up the ante with stunning panoramas from Ivinghoe Beacon right up to the Bridgewater M...

Waddesdon Manor

  • Aylesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Waddesdon Manor houses an extensive collection of art from 18th-century furniture to Dutch Old Masters you are certain to have a great day spent expl...

Knebworth House Gardens and Park

  • Knebworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Visitors the  Historical Knebworth House,  take a walk on the wild side and visit the Deer Park and the Dinosaur Trail with 72 life size dinosaurs. H...

Evenley Wood Garden

  • Brackley
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Enjoy a peaceful walk with the kids at Evenley Wood Garden and discover 60 acres of Northamptonshire woodlands. Whether you want to get away from the...

Coton Manor

  • Northampton
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Coton Manor has a beautiful 10 acre garden set in the peaceful Northamptonshire countryside, originally laid out in the 1920s, with pleasing landscap...

Hatfield House and Park

  • Hatfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Does your family love animals? Then Hatfield Park Farm is the place for you! Meet new animals, have great fun in the adventure park or simply stroll...

Cheslyn House and Gardens

  • Watford
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Cheslyn House and Gardens is a beautiful place to relax and perhaps have a picnic. Kids will love running on the grass, looking at fish, newts, frogs...

Stonor Park

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Looking for a great day out? Look no further than Stonor Park in Henley-on-Thames, where you’ll find a majestic stately home (open on select days) to...

Cambridge University Botanic Garden

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

With plants from all over the world displayed in a 40 acre oasis of gardens and glasshouses, the Cambridge University Botanic Garden is an inspiratio...

Rye House Gatehouse

  • Hoddesdon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Take a trip to the past as you explore the Rye House Gatehouse: one of the first brick built houses in the country and boasting outstanding decoratio...

Manor Farm Ruislip

  • Ruislip
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Enjoy an educational day out at the 22-acre medieval Manor Farm in Ruislip. Explore the Visitor Centre, located within an 18th century Tudor house, a...

Audley End House and Gardens

  • Saffron Walden
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Families exploring Audley End House and Park have a period delight in store for them as they experience the opulent rooms and atmosphere, not least w...

Wonder Woods at Stonor

  • Henley-on-Thames
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

This is a site of incredible historic importance and natural beauty. Still, when you’ve got kids it helps if those are served with extra zip wire! Co...

Capel Manor Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Enfield
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Spend the day at Capel Manor Gardens, home to a stunning Georgian house with 60 beautiful gardens and 8 centuries of history. Let the kids run off an...

Cliveden Gardens and Maze

  • Maidenhead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cliveden Gardens and Maze is a treat for active families, with plenty to do on the land plus family boat hire and scenic public cruises available Apr...

Upton House and Gardens

  • Banbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Become Lords and Ladies for the day at Upton House and Gardens and marvel at the spectacular art collection, plus take a peek inside a dolls house re...

Anglesey Abbey

  • Lode
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

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 th...

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