Chiltern open air museum in Chalfont St Giles will be opening some of its buildings and be offering a range of hands on activities and demonstrations for the whole family to join in. From historic cooking, lace making, playing with replica Victorian toys and games to making toys and candles. Special admission prices apply.
Roald Dahl lived and wrote his fabulous books for children and adults in Great Missenden. There is a children’s gallery in the Bucks county museum in Aylesbury and a story centre in Great Missenden. The story centre runs workshops events, free storytelling sessions and free craft activities. The children’s gallery is the only one of its kind in the world! You can explore sound with the BFG, dress up in Victorian clothes under the watchful eye of Miss Trunchball and ride in the Great Glass Elevator up to the Imagination Gallery.
The world-famous Bekonscot Model Village and Railway, is the world’s oldest model village. It is an entire miniature kingdom stuck firmly in an peaceful 1930s time warp. There are six little villages in a 1½ acre miniature landscape of farms and fields, castles and churches, woods, lakes and rolling hills.
Great places to meet farmyard favorites’ and to enjoy some hands on fun include: Bucks Goat Centre in Stoke Mandeville, Chiltern Open Air Museum at Chalfont St Giles, Odds Farm Park at Wooburn Common and Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital at Haddenham. For a cool mixture of fun, play & education, they are all ideal outings for families.
Why not make a weekend of it with the Legoland Package? £42.50 B&B per person per night or £59.50 DB&B per person per night you get a free 2 day entry to Legoland, full English breakfast in our Beeches restaurant and overnight accommodation at The Bull Hotel.