Tatton Park - the perfect family day out
Tatton Park's Parkland
There are over 1,000 acres of parkland to explore which are home to herds of beautiful red and fallow deer. Try one of Tatton Park's recommended walking routes, explore some of Tatton's parkland by bike (Bicycle hire is available at certain times of the year), and bring a picnic . The Tatton Park children’s parkland explorer booklet is a great way to see the park and nature spot. You can download the Tatton Park parkland Explorer Booklet (PDF, 1.47MB) from the website or pick one up from Tatton's Gift Shop. Nature Trail booklets are also on sale here and at Tatton Park entrance gates for a small charge, full of colour photographs of wildlife to look out for. Young bird watchers can observe from Tatton Park's new bird hide. The adventure playground has over 30 exciting rides and has long been one of the best loved play areas in the region.
Tatton Park's Farm – A great place to visit whatever the weather.Meet many of Tatton's farmyard animals including pigs, donkeys, horses, cows, goats and poultry, most are indoors!. We’ve a new Jersey Cow called Lou – come and see her being milked at 2pm each day in the Farm’s shippon in the Summer. Visitors to the farm can enjoy some fantastic new activities this high season including a woodland play trail, and den building area. Story telling will take place every Sunday from the beginning of May to the end of September in the woodland area where there's also a brand new picnic area. There's a new story room where children will be able to sit and read a range of children's favourite books and an indoor play area where young ones can ride around on our toy tractors. Events take place regularly at Tatton's Farm throughout the year.
The Gardens at Tatton Park are great for kids too. Tatton’s maze is brilliant fun and there’s a great children’s garden quiz to follow for a small charge. During the year Tatton's garden puts on a number of family events including Apple Day and Get Squashed in the Gardens in October and our famous Scarecrow Festival in February.
The Mansion at Tatton Park - Fascinating history for kids to immerse themselves in. There’s a fun Young World Explorer quiz to take part in, inviting children to seek out the Treasures of Tatton. (small additional charge).
Extras – No day out is complete without a treat! Snacks, drinks and ice creams can be bought at the Tatton Park's Tuck Shop in the main stableyard area or at the Farm where sandwiches, teas and coffees can also be purchased during the Summer holidays. You’ll also find Tatton's Stables restaurant caters very well for families.
Tatton Park's admission prices - If you are planning to visit more than one of Tatton Park's attraction (mansion, gardens and or farm) then we recommend you purchase a Totally Tatton Ticket which entitles you to visit all 3 attractions and you can use it on another day if all 3 attractions are not visited that day. This represents significant savings on buying single attraction tickets. A family ticket is £27.50 and can be used for 2 adults and up to 3 children. An adult ticket is £11 and a child ticket is £5.50 There is a car entry charge to Tatton Park of £5 enabling you to enjoy the parkland and its activities, shops, restaurant and adventure playground.
Tatton Park Opening Times – Tatton Park is open virtually all year. The parkland, shops and gardens are open every day of the year except Mondays in low season. The mansion and farm are open every day except Mondays in high season. In low season the Farm is open every weekend and school holidays and the Mansion is open for Christmas at Tatton Park.