Activities & Events

Activities and events; thoughtfully designed to enhance your visit to Arley Estate.

Our activities and events  are specifically designed to remain in keeping with the natural beauty of the Arboretum and wider Estate whilst giving you the chance to explore and engage with your surroundings. From play areas to Christmas Parties you will find something for everyone.

Children and adults alike will delight at this beautiful trail around the Arboretum.

With images provided by Sarah Stokes, our artist in residence, this Spring Trail is designed to help children spot some of the signs of Spring that can be found around the Arboretum and beyond.

Included with normal children’s admission, this is a wonderful way to engage children with the natural world around them.

To book arboretum admission, click here.

Children and adults alike will delight at this beautiful trail around the Arboretum.

With images provided by Sarah Stokes, our artist in residence, this Spring Trail is designed to help children spot some of the signs of Spring that can be found around the Arboretum and beyond.

Included with normal children’s admission, this is a wonderful way to engage children with the natural world around them.

To book arboretum admission, click here.

The multi-award nominated Immersion Theatre invite you to soar away to Neverland as they proudly bring their trademark energy to their most magical musical to date, PETER PAN.

Get ready to think happy thoughts and fly high as the mischievous Peter embarks on an awfully big adventure, introducing Wendy Darling to the lost boys, the cheeky Tinkerbell, the hilarious Smee, and a host of other exciting characters before facing the most feared villain of them all, the infamous Captain Hook!

Filled with catchy music, heaps of audience interaction, and a laugh-a-minute script, this hilarious and exciting musical of the boy who never grew up promises to have every member of the family entertained throughout…You’ll be HOOKED!

Suitable for ages 4+

Click here for availability and booking.

The multi-award nominated Immersion Theatre invite you to soar away to Neverland as they proudly bring their trademark energy to their most magical musical to date, PETER PAN.

Get ready to think happy thoughts and fly high as the mischievous Peter embarks on an awfully big adventure, introducing Wendy Darling to the lost boys, the cheeky Tinkerbell, the hilarious Smee, and a host of other exciting characters before facing the most feared villain of them all, the infamous Captain Hook!

Filled with catchy music, heaps of audience interaction, and a laugh-a-minute script, this hilarious and exciting musical of the boy who never grew up promises to have every member of the family entertained throughout…You’ll be HOOKED!

Suitable for ages 4+

Click here for availability and booking.

Slack lines

Great for bigger kids of all ages, our slack line course always proves popular!

Slack lines

Great for bigger kids of all ages, our slack line course always proves popular!

Play Area

Swing as high as the trees in our new nest swing; conquer the climbing tower castle, and balance on our log train and timber trail; if this isn’t enough tap out a tune on our tinkly percussion instruments.

Play Area

Swing as high as the trees in our new nest swing; conquer the climbing tower castle, and balance on our log train and timber trail; if this isn’t enough tap out a tune on our tinkly percussion instruments.

The Maze

Great fun for all the family, how long will it take you to reach the middle and find your way back out again?

The Maze

Great fun for all the family, how long will it take you to reach the middle and find your way back out again?

Arley Rangers Club

Hosted by Thrive Outdoors, an outdoor education and therapy facilitator whose expertise lie in integrating nature-based experiences with therapeutic principles to support the development of children aged 2 to 14 years old.

Ranger sessions  offer an immersive outdoor selection of carefully designed activities such as cooking on a campfire to dinosaur hunts amongst the trees. Purposeful play and exploration will enable children and care givers to engage with nature and explore their surroundings, providing opportunities to enhance problem-solving abilities, self-discovery, and the discovery of the world around them.

As a leading outdoor education and therapy facilitator, Thrive Outdoors is committed to providing meaningful experiences that foster well-being, resilience, and personal growth in children.

Check back in 2024 for details of planned Arley Ranger Sessions

Arley Rangers Club

Hosted by Thrive Outdoors, an outdoor education and therapy facilitator whose expertise lie in integrating nature-based experiences with therapeutic principles to support the development of children aged 2 to 14 years old.

Ranger sessions  offer an immersive outdoor selection of carefully designed activities such as cooking on a campfire to dinosaur hunts amongst the trees. Purposeful play and exploration will enable children and care givers to engage with nature and explore their surroundings, providing opportunities to enhance problem-solving abilities, self-discovery, and the discovery of the world around them.

As a leading outdoor education and therapy facilitator, Thrive Outdoors is committed to providing meaningful experiences that foster well-being, resilience, and personal growth in children.

Check back in 2024 for details of planned Arley Ranger Sessions

Wellbeing

The Arboretum is naturally beautiful and naturally quiet. The stillness and tranquillity offers an ideal place to simply come and unwind or to participate in specific well being activities provided by local practitioners:

In 2024 we are  working with local teacher Victoria @ Wildlove Yoga

Follow the link(s) below to find out more about Arboretum classes and book:

Family Yoga

Wellbeing

The Arboretum is naturally beautiful and naturally quiet. The stillness and tranquillity offers an ideal place to simply come and unwind or to participate in specific well being activities provided by local practitioners:

In 2024 we are  working with local teacher Victoria @ Wildlove Yoga

Follow the link(s) below to find out more about Arboretum classes and book:

Family Yoga

Kids parties at Arley Arboretum

Enjoy a picnic party in the Arboretum, and benefit from a group booking discount for for you and your guests.

 

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Kids parties at Arley Arboretum

Enjoy a picnic party in the Arboretum, and benefit from a group booking discount for for you and your guests.

 

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