Activities for Fun

Here are a few of our favourites for activities to do and places to go with your children.

Many of these have been recommended by the children!

Activities for free / no entry charge.

local parks and playgrounds:
Pitton, Winterslow, Farley,
Queen Elizabeth Gardens, Salisbury
Longstock play park
Hill Forts:
Danebury Hill Fort
Figsbury Rings
Woods and Walks:

Bently Woods, Winterslow
The Clarendon Way
River Walk in Stockbridge
New Forest

River Bourne Community Farm

Leisure Centres


Range of activities for adults and children. Free swimming for under 16s during school holidays (need to apply in advance)

 Library Services Include free Rhymes Times for babies and toddlers, a Summer Reading Challenge and details of the mobile library service.
 Moors Valley:


A country park with something for everyone, walk in the woods, tree-top trail, bike rides, play parks, train ride (charge). No entry charge, but car park fees.

The Wiltshire tourism website also has a section dedicated to free things to do.