Knebworth House from Rose Garden August

Knebworth House

Bring your family for a day of fun and adventure at Knebworth House. Famous worldwide for its rock concerts and as the home of Victorian novelist Edward Bulwer Lytton, Knebworth House has been home to the Lytton family for over 500 years.

Spend the day exploring the lovely Gardens with a maze and  walled kitchen garden. Younger visitors can follow the Dinosaur Trail in the Wilderness Garden and try to spot the 72 life-sized dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

Enjoy the historic Deer Park and huge Adventure Playground with bouncy castle, astro slide and drop slide, zip wire and splash water play features.

Visit the House, where our knowledgeable guides will tell you the stories of Knebworth’s  long history and you can find out about the family’s contribution to literature, politics and foreign service and visits by characters as diverse as Charles Dickens, Winston Churchill.

A fantastic fun day out for adults and children of all ages at one of Hertfordshire’s finest stately homes. Open from March –September (please check website for details of open dates and events)

Things to do

Hertfordshire is brimming with fantastic things to see and do, so you are sure to discover something wonderful on your visit whatever your age or interests. Escape the rat race and immerse yourself in stunning countryside and incredible historic sites. Pack your bags for a weekend getaway in a picturesque market town, the city of St Albans or at a luxurious golf resort. Or bring the kids and seek out exotic beasts, farmyard favourites and magical movie stars. The choice is endless - start planning your perfect itinerary right here...