Spotlight: St Albans…Outdoor Fun Awaits!


One of our favourite areas to explore outside of London is just up the A1 in St Albans! Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, there are a whole host of activities and outdoor fun to be had, with the Easter holidays on the way, discover the best things to do outdoors with the family in St Albans.

Old St Albans Treasure Trail

The Easter egg hunt can wait! Take part in a Treasure Trail of Old St Albans in this amazing self-guided tour. Solve clues of the Trail, learn interesting History facts whilst exploring ancient buildings and incredible locations. Visit the Treasure Trail website to find out more.

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Verulamium Park

What’s better than a stroll in the park? Located close to the city centre, Verulamium Park is the ideal location for outdoor enthusiasts! With over 100 acres to explore, Verulamium hosts a number of family friendly activities! From a toddler splash park, outdoor play centre and amazing scenery – it’s a St Albans special! Discover more now.

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Image from The Pigeon Pair and Me

(Psssssst, if you do want to treat the children to an Easter egg hunt, there’s one happening in Verulamium Park on Easter Sunday. Find out more here.)

Willows Activity Farm

The Willows Activity Farm is perfect for little ones who love exploring in nature. There’s so much to do! Just in time for Easter, enjoy the Peter Rabbit adventure playground, shows; fun fair rides, inflatables, tractor rides and visit all of their fantastic farm yard animals. Explore more here.

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Aldenham Country Park

Aldenham Country Playground is a purpose built place especially for children with special needs. This multi-sensory play facility is situated in the heart of Aldenham Country Park in Elstree. Take your adventurers along for Arts and crafts sessions, fun sensory activities and more! See more here.

St Albans Mama

We also caught up with super blogger, St Albans Mama for more advice on what to see, where to go and what to do! Visit her latest blog post to find out more awesome St Albans tips!