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See attraction details22 November 2014 - 11 November 2018 - WORLD WAR ONE REPLICA TRENCH SYSTEM AT THE POTTERIES MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Don't miss the outdoor World War One replica trench system if you're planning a day out with the kids in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Located next to the Potteries Museum & Art Gallery in the city centre, it marks the centenary of the outbreak of the First World War in 1914. Atmospheric and thought-provoking, the replica trench system will offer visitors of all ages the chance to learn about the conditions experienced by soldiers on the front line. Free to view, open daily 11am-3pm, weather permitting.
The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery www.stokemuseums.org.uk
Bethesda Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST1 3DW   01782 232323
See attraction details26 December 2014 - 24 December 2015 - TRENTHAM FAIRY TRAIL AT TRENTHAM GARDENS
One of the family things to do at Trentham Gardens is follow the Fairy Trail around the beautiful mile-long lake and through the woodland and garden. If you can find all 15 of the fairies, enter the prize draw to win an Annual Ticket to the Gardens! Each fairy is different. Download the Trentham Fairy Trail from the website before you visit and start the trail in the Shopping Village where Titania, 'Queen of the Fairies', points the way.
Trentham Gardens www.trentham.co.uk
Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST4 8JG   01782 646646
See attraction details13 March 2015 - 31 October 2015 - SUPERWORM ACTIVITY TRAIL AT BIRCHES VALLEY FOREST, CANNOCK CHASE
For family things to do in Staffordshire, visit Birches Valley Forest Centre in Cannock Chase Forest and enjoy the Superworm activity trail. Families will find ten panels with questions and activities encouraging them to use the Superworm story to discover the forests and woods around them. Buy packs with additional activities for children onsite. This trail is suitable for children aged from three to eight years. Please see the website for more information before visiting.
Birches Valley Forest Centre www.forestry.gov.uk
Lady Hill, Birches Valley, Rugeley, Staffordshire, WS15 2UQ   01889 586593
See attraction details11 April 2015 - 6 December 2015 - EVENTS AT ETRURIA INDUSTRIAL MUSEUM
Be sure to fit in a family visit to Etruria Industrial Museum in Stoke-on-Trent this year. The museum and mill are open on the following dates for steaming and other events: 11-12 April - Spring Event and Mill in Steam; 30-31 May - Canal Boat Event and Mill in Steam; 27-28 June - UK Corporate Games and Mill in Steam; 1-2 August - Summer Event and Mill in Steam; 12-13 September - Classic Vehicles at Etruria and Mill in Steam; 5-6 December - Winter Steaming. Please see the website for further details including times and prices before travelling.
Etruria Industrial Museum www.etruriamuseum.org.uk
Etruria Vale Road, Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST1 4RB   01782 233144
See attraction details13 June 2015 - 6 September 2015 - SCHOOLS OUT FOR SUMMER! AT BRAMPTON MUSEUM
A great family-friendly exhibition for the school summer holidays! Take the kids to visit Brampton Museum in Newcastle-under-Lyme and discover toys from yesteryear, pulleys, cogs and levers, street games, marionettes, play houses and holidays by the seaside. Please check the website for further details.
Brampton Museum www.newcastle-staffs.gov.uk
Brampton Park, Newcastle-under-Lyme , Staffordshire, ST5 0QP    01782 619705
See attraction details11 July 2015 - 6 September 2015 - MAIZE MAZE 2015 AT THE NATIONAL FOREST ADVENTURE FARM
Head for the National Forest Adventure Farm near Burton upon Trent and lose yourself in the ten-acre maze this summer. Featuring a design of an enormous JCB digger, the maze includes viewing towers, bridges to navigate and three miles of pathways. Collect the parts needed to build a JCB as you follow the maze trail. A shorter mini maze is perfect for younger visitors. Great kids days out in Staffordshire this summer! Please see the website for opening times and other details.
National Forest Adventure Farm www.adventurefarm.co.uk
Tatenhill, Burton upon Trent , Staffordshire, DE13 9SJ    01283 533933
See attraction details18 July 2015 - 6 September 2015 - SUMMER FUN AT LOWER DRAYTON FARM
If you're looking for things to do with kids in Staffordshire, visit Lower Drayton Farm. 'Little Farmers' Club' runs on Mondays during school summer holidays offering 5-12 year olds the chance to help care for the animals and learn about farming (advance booking is essential). Every Wednesday from 22 July to 26 August, families will be able to enjoy performances of 'Pirates Ahoy', an open-air pantomime, at 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3.30pm. There will also be llama trekking on selected dates and a maize maze, all in addition to the usual adventure playgrounds, trailer rides, friendly animals and more. Start planning some great days out with the kids! Please see the website for details before travelling.
Lower Drayton Farm www.lowerdraytonfarm.co.uk
Lower Drayton Lane, Penkridge , Staffordshire, ST19 5RE   07817 691352
See attraction details21 July 2015 - 20 August 2015 - LIVING HISTORY EVENTS AT TAMWORTH CASTLE
These exciting living history events during the summer holidays at Tamworth Castle in Staffordshire are a great way for kids to discover the past. Find out about life in Saxon times from 21 to 23 July. Chat to medieval characters working in the castle from 28 to 30 July. Have a go at some Tudor children's games and help servants with their daily duties from 4 to 6 August. See costumed characters re-enact the daily lives of affluent residents in the Georgian period from 11 to 13 August. Find out about daily life above and below stairs in the Victorian age from 18 to 20 August. Start planning some lovely days out for the family! Please see the website for further details including times and prices before travelling.
Tamworth Castle www.tamworthcastle.co.uk
The Holloway, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7NA   01827 709581/618
See attraction details23 July 2015 - 31 August 2015 - SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES AT THE EMMA BRIDGEWATER FACTORY
Get creative at the Emma Bridgewater Factory in Stoke during the summer holidays. Kids can decorate their own mini teacup and saucer to take home the same day and use air-drying clay to make food for a teddy bear's picnic. Please check the website for further details.
Emma Bridgewater Factory www.emmabridgewaterfactory.co.uk
Lichfield Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST1 3EJ   01782 201328
See attraction details25 July 2015 - 10 January 2016 - LOWRY AND BERRY: OBSERVERS OF URBAN LIFE - EXHIBITION AT THE POTTERIES MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Take the chance to see works by famous artist LS Lowry and Arthur Berry, a local artist portraying daily life in paintings, plays and poems. With the beauty and humour of the everyday shining through, this exhibition at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery in Stoke would be a good choice for a family outing. Please see the website to find out more.
The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery www.stokemuseums.org.uk
Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST1 3DW   01782 232323
See attraction details25 July 2015 - 6 September 2015 - WORLD WAR 2 WEEKENDS AT THE NATIONAL MEMORIAL ARBORETUM
Take the kids to visit The National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire and join in the special activities commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Taking place on Saturdays and Sundays, the timetable includes Family Craft with recruitment poster design, postcard making, peg dollies and mini medal making, Costumed Interpreters and Artists in Residence - Memories of VE Day Project. Please see the website for times and other details.
The National Memorial Arboretum www.thenma.org.uk
Croxall Road, Alrewas, Staffordshire, DE13 7AR   01283 792333
See attraction details1 August 2015 - 2 August 2015 - 17TH CENTURY WEEKEND AT MOSELEY OLD HALL
Take the family to experience the past at Moseley Old Hall near Wolverhampton. Find out about domestic life in the 1600s with authentic costume, foods, music and activities. 11am-4pm. There will be timed ticket entry to the house all weekend. Please see the website for more details.
Moseley Old Hall www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Moseley Old Hall Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton , Staffordshire, WV10 7HY    01902 782808
See attraction details3 August 2015 - 31 August 2015 - DISCOVERY DAYS AT THE STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT MUSEUM
Take the children to visit The Staffordshire Regiment Museum on a Discovery Day this summer. With weapon and uniform handling, plenty of interactive activities and tours of the WW1 trench system, these specials days are great events for families. The programme includes 'Discovery Day and WW1 Trench Tour' on Mondays 3 and 17 August, and 'Discovery Day and WW1 Trench Tour: The Battle of Loos' on Monday 31 August. Please see the website to find out more.
The Staffordshire Regiment Museum www.staffordshireregimentmuseum.com
Whittington Barracks, Lichfield , Staffordshire, WS14 9PY    01543 434394
See attraction details4 August 2015 - 6 August 2015 - CLAY ANIMAL POTS AT THE POTTERIES MUSEUM & ART GALLERY
Visit the museum's family-friendly Animal Alphabet exhibition for inspiration and make your own clay animal pot, 10.30am-3pm. Leave time to explore the galleries afterwards. This creative activity is suitable for kids aged up to ten years.
The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery www.stokemuseums.org.uk
Bethesda Street, City Centre, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST1 3DW   01782 232323
See attraction details6 August 2015 - 7 August 2015 - KITE FLYING AT KINVER EDGE AND THE ROCK HOUSES
What a great activity for families during the school holidays! Head for the Rock Houses and follow the special trail all about things that fly. At the end of the trail, build a kite at the kite-flying workshop up on Kinver Edge and have a go at flying it. Alternatively, park by the Warden's Lodge on Comber Road to go straight to the workshop. Child £2. 11am-2pm. Please check the website for more information.
Kinver Edge and the Rock Houses www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Compton Road, Kinver, Stourbridge, Staffordshire, DY7 6DL   01384 872553
See attraction details9 August 2015 - THE CLASSIC CAR AND TRANSPORT SHOW AT SHUGBOROUGH
A great chance for families to see over a thousand vehicles including classic and vintage cars, American and kit cars, sports cars, motorbikes and more. There will also be arena attractions and a trade area. Please see the website to find out more.
Shugborough www.shugborough.org.uk
Milford, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17 0XB   0845 459 8900
See attraction details16 August 2015 - KNOTTY TED'S TEDDY BEAR PICNIC AT THE CHURNET VALLEY RAILWAY
Picnic with Knotty Ted and join in fun kids activities at Consall Station in the Churnet Valley. All guests are invited to take along their favourite teddy bear. Please see the website for the timetable and to book tickets online.
Churnet Valley Railway www.churnet-valley-railway.co.uk
Kingsley & Froghall Station, Froghall, Leek, Staffordshire, ST10 2HA   01538 750755
See attraction details16 August 2015 - MAGNA CARTA - 800TH ANNIVERSARY AT STAFFORD CASTLE
Enjoy a day out with the kids at Stafford Castle and step back to the medieval age, time of the Magna Carta. History will come alive with costumed characters, hands-on activities, sword play, dancing and music, a history trail, hands-on arms and armour, brass rubbing and coin minting. Please see the website for further information.
Stafford Castle and Visitor Centre www.staffordbc.gov.uk
Newport Road, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST16 1DJ    01785 257698
See attraction details22 August 2015 - 23 August 2015 - CRITTERISH ALLSORTS AT TRENTHAM GARDENS
Perfect days out in Staffordshire for young animal enthusiasts! If you visit Trentham Gardens over the weekend of 22-23 August, kids can join in hands-on animal sessions with Critterish Allsorts. They will have a great time meeting and learning about a variety of exotic creatures. 10am-5pm.
Trentham Gardens www.trentham.co.uk
Stone Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent , Staffordshire, ST4 8JG   01782 646646
See attraction details22 August 2015 - 23 August 2015 - JURASSIC PARK EVENT AT THE CHURNET VALLEY RAILWAY
There will be plenty of fun things to do during the Jurassic Park event at the Churnet Valley Railway in Staffordshire: meet a Tyrannosaurus Rex, take part in a fossil hunt, learn more about the time of the dinosaurs and join a craft activity. There will even be a Jurassic Park refreshment tent! Please see the website for the timetable and ticket information.
Churnet Valley Railway www.churnet-valley-railway.co.uk
Kingsley & Froghall Station, Froghall, Leek, Staffordshire, ST10 2HA   01538 750755
See attraction details25 August 2015 - OPEN DAY AT KINGLSEY BIRD & FALCONRY CENTRE
Have a family day out in Staffordshire at Kinglsey Bird & Falconry Centre in Staffordshire, meet the staff and get close to the centre's magnificent birds. There will be handling and flying displays throughout the day and refreshments will be available from the small cafe. Please check the website for times and other details.
Kingsley Bird & Falconry Centre www.kingsleyfalconry.co.uk
Sprinks Lane (off Banks Lane), Kingsley, Cheadle, Staffordshire, ST10 2BX   01538 754784
See attraction details28 August 2015 - 31 August 2015 - FAIRYTALE WEEKEND AT TUTBURY CASTLE
Explore the grounds of Tutbury Castle and encounter characters straight from favourite bedtime stories and nursery rhymes, princesses, fairies and pixies, pirates, villains, knights in armour and more. There will also be guided tours in the Great Hall, a chance for all to listen to the story of a real enchanted castle. Magical kids days out over the August Bank Holiday weekend! Please see the website for further details and to purchase tickets online.
Tutbury Castle www.tutburycastle.com
Castle Street, Tutbury, Burton upon Trent , Staffordshire, DE13 9JF   01283 812129
See attraction details29 August 2015 - 31 August 2015 - INTERNATIONAL TIGER DAY AT DRAYTON MANOR THEME PARK
Why not celebrate International Tiger Day with a kids day out in Staffordshire at Drayton Manor Theme Park over the August Bank Holiday weekend? Explore the park's 15-acre zoo and spot the two resident Sumatran tigers, Dua and Dora. Money raised during the day will go to charity '21st Century Tiger'. There will be talks by the education and zoo teams, a variety of competitions, games and activities plus tiger-themed treats such as face painting. Please see the website to find out more and book tickets.
Drayton Manor Theme Park www.draytonmanor.co.uk
Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 3TW    0844 472 1960
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