20 Best Stately Homes and Gardens In Greater Manchester Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Stately Homes and Gardens In Greater Manchester

We've rounded up the best stately homes and gardens in Greater Manchester in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 25 Greater Manchester stately homes and gardens to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions, or museums and art galleries. 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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Outside view of Ordsall Hall in Salford

Ordsall Hall

  • Salford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Pay a family visit to the 12th century Ordsall Hall to discover the story of the Hall and some of the fascinating characters who lived there through...

Kids on low rope course on Adventure Playground at Tatton Park in Knutsford

Tatton Park

  • Knutsford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Tatton Park is a brilliant place for a family day out, with 4 attractions to enjoy, and a combined entry ticket option that allows you to see all of...

Outside view of Lyme Park in Disley

Lyme Park

  • Disley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

A day of exploring and discovering awaits you at Lyme Park. Whether a day adventuring out in the sunshine or splashing in puddles in the rain you’re...

Outside view of Walton Hall and Gardens in Warrington

Walton Hall and Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Warrington
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Situated amid 32 acres of picturesque parkland and boast award winning Green Flag gardens which are great for a family day, not least of all because...

Family petting horse at Chatsworth House & Farmyard in Bakewell

Chatsworth House & Farmyard5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Bakewell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Chatsworth House and Farmyard is home to the Duke of Devonshire, as well as all sorts of unexpected treats like zip wires, face painting and Princess...

Outside view of Towneley Hall Museum in Burnley

Towneley Hall Museum

  • Burnley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Towneley Hall Museum is a Burnley's Art Gallery and Museum set in the town's largest park provides a wonderful day out for all the family. With an ex...

Pathway at Hoghton Tower in Preston

Hoghton Tower

  • Preston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Hoghton Tower sits at the top of a mile long drive surrounded by gardens and grounds and is perfect for your little Knights and Princesses. Join one...

Outside view of Samlesbury Hall

Samlesbury Hall

  • Samlesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Samlesbury Hall welcomes families both young and old. Explore the 700-year-old house from the parlour to the Great Hall, discovering its secrets like...

Outside view of Shibden Hall in Halifax

Shibden Hall5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Halifax
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

At Shibden Hall discover a gem that is soon to have its very own BBC and HBO Drama. Created by Sally Wainwright, ‘Gentleman Jack’, will be filmed in...

Outdoor playground at Castle Park House and Gardens in Frodsham

Castle Park House and Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Frodsham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Castle Park House and Gardens in Frodsham is an attractive historic park with 9 hectares of Green Flag awarded grounds offering a mixture of formal g...

Highland Cows at Croxteth Hall and Country Park in Liverpool

Croxteth Hall and County Park

  • Liverpool
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Children and adults will enjoy the sights and sounds of country life at the Croxteth Hall and County Park! Get close to all the animals (cows, pigs,...

Outside view of Oakwell Hall Country Park in Batley

Oakwell Hall Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Step back in time to the 1690s and post –English civil war at Oakwell Hall Country Park. This imposing, historical house is set in over 100 acres of...

Flowers at Churchtown Botanic Gardens in Southport

Churchtown Botanic Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Southport
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Churchtown Botanic Gardens These Gardens, located in scenic little Churchtown, have regulalry achieved a Green Flag Award for its excellence as a par...

Outside view of Lytham Hall

Lytham Hall

  • Lytham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Step right back in time as you explore this incredible Georgian house and grounds, with an incredibly interesting history about the Clifton family fo...

Glass roof at The Winter Garden in Sheffield

The Winter Garden

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

The Winter Garden is a great place to stop for a peaceful time out in the heart of Sheffield and it's right beside the Millennium Gallery too so perf...

Summer fun at Trentham Gardens

Trentham Gardens

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

With stunning gardens by top designers, one of the country's finest lakeside walks and a host of exciting activities there really is something for ev...

Outside view of Temple Newsam in Leeds

Temple Newsam

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Temple Newsam is one of the great historic estates in England. Set within over 1500 acres of parkland, woodland and farmland landscaped by Capability...

RHS Harlow Carr

RHS Harlow Carr

  • Harrogate
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Enjoy a beautiful day out in Harrogate at RHS Garden Harlow Carr - the garden is family-friendly with lots of natural play features for your cheeky m...

Family at Harewood House in Leeds

Harewood House

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

You’ll find all sorts of activities at Harewood House - the big problem will be trying to fit it all into one day! Inside Harewood House, you can lea...

Outside view of Brodsworth Hall and Gardens in Doncaster

Brodsworth Hall and Gardens

  • Doncaster
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Bring the kids along for a great day out at Brodsworth Hall and Gardens. With a hands-on resources areas and a great new family friendly exhibition t...

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