Normanby Tots sessions give under 5s and their grown-ups the opportunity to sing, play, get messy, and take part in an activity. Tots sessions cost £4 per child and must be booked in advance by calling 01724 720588.
19 April, Springtime Tots
An outdoor session for little budding gardeners. Explore the gardens, get digging, and plant your own seeds.
10 August, Farm Tots
Join us for fun on the farm! Meet the animals, sing, play, and get messy.
27 October, Spooky Tots
Join us for lots of spooky fun at our Halloween themed session.
12 & 13 December, Tinsel Tots
Festive fun for under 5s. Snuggle up by the fire in Normanby Hall for stories, singing, and Christmas crafts.
All aboard the Normanby land train! The land train runs during school holidays and at weekends throughout the summer season (weather dependent) The train ride lasts approximately 15 minutes and costs £1 per person per ride. Children under the age of 5 can ride for free. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
The miniature railway is managed by the Scunthorpe Society of Model Engineers. It runs on most Sundays and bank holiday Mondays during the summer season. Rides on the train cost 20p.
There are lots of family friendly events and activities taking place throughout the year at Normanby. These include discovery workshops, seasonal Normanby Tots activities, teddy bear trails, children’s day…the list goes on! For a full list of all the events and activities taking place visit the event page.
Children’s activities take place daily in the Farming Museum throughout the summer season. Pop in and see what the days activity is.
There are also trails and quizzes to complete in the Farming Museum. These trails can be purchased from the counter in the museum for 20p or can be downloaded below.
Explore the park with our Norman Bee activity pack! Learn how to make tree rubbings, make a leaf collage, try your hand at bug hunting, or navigate your way around the park using the compass.
Each pack contains:
The activity packs cost £4.95 and are available from the Gift Shop and the Farming Museum.
Did you know that you can celebrate your birthday at Normanby Hall Country Park?
The birthday party package includes:
The birthday party package costs £7.50 per child and is available for a minimum of 10 children (if discovery workshops are booked parties must be for a maximum of 15 children and there will be a £4 additional cost per child). Contact us for more information or to make a booking.
Museum Explorers backpacks are available to borrow in the Hall and Farming Museum FREE OF CHARGE! These backpacks are filled with activities and puzzles to help you enjoy your visit. Ask a member of staff for a backpack when you enter the building.
The popular children’s playground at Normanby Hall Country Park includes a large adventure structure, a wooden activity train, swings, a multi-seesaw and a wooden tunnel and slide adventure structure. Suitable for children aged between 3 and 13, the playground allows children to play safely while parents sit and watch.