Let's go there!
Whatever the time of year, and whatever the weather, there’s always plenty to do in Northamptonshire.
Bugtopia The Zoo
Bugtopia The Zoo is a family owned small zoo that was formed in 2012 as a way to get kids interested in the super heroes of the world – bugs! There are over 75 different species of animal and you can enjoy hands-on interactions.
Canons Ashby was built by the Drydens using the remains of a medieval priory. The house and gardens have survived largely unaltered since 1710 and are presented as they were during the time of Sir Henry Dryden.
Castle Ashby Gardens
Castle Ashby Gardens is set in the heart of a 10,000-acre estate, the 35 acres of extensive gardens are a combination of several styles including romantic Italian gardens, the unique orangery and impressive arboretum.
Catanger Llamas is a llama breeding farm with a trekking centre that is open all year round, so that you can discover and enjoy every season. Llamas are gentle, inquisitive animals that will make a walk in the countryside unforgettable.
Kelmarsh Hall & Gardens
Kelmarsh Hall is an elegant Palladian house built in 1732 to a James Gibbs design. The hall is surrounded by its working estate, parklands and gardens, which have become known for their relaxed charm and ‘haphazard luxuriance’.
Mini Meadows Farm
Mini Meadows Farm is a lovely children’s farm park set in 12 acres of rolling countryside. Come and meet the cute, not quite so cute, large and small farm animals or go exploring on a reservoir walk and play in the wooden play areas!
This charming Wicksteed Park is the second oldest amusement park in the UK, having opened its gates in 1921. There’s nowhere else quite like it, along with 30 rides and activities, including one of Europe’s longest zip wires.