The Gruffalo's Child: half-term fun for curious explorers

Brighton and Hove


Wakehurst, Selsfield Road, Ardlingley, Haywards Heath, RH17 6TN
The Gruffalo's Child: half-term fun for curious explorers


Join The Gruffalo's Child, the Big Bad Mouse and other characters for an intrepid journey through our wild botanic garden.

The Gruffalo’s Child Trail
Follow the journey of the Gruffalo’s Child through our atmospheric woodland and interactive trail, discovering characters along the way, surprises around each corner and activities for all the family.
Included in day entry, children 16 and under go FREE. Booking essential.

Make a stick buddy
Learn crafting skills to make your very own stick buddy before embarking on a curious adventure accompanied by your new handmade friend.
Pre-bookable as an add-on to a day ticket to Wakehurst. Some spaces may be available to book on the day.

Creative cookery camp
Venture on an immersive journey through our deep dark wood before returning to base camp for some cave building, hands-on nature art and outdoor cooking over a campfire.
Booking essential.

Wakehurst and Kew member’s early opening
Get a head start on The Gruffalo’s Child half term fun with exclusive entry from 9am to 10am for Wakehurst and Kew members and a guest.
Booking essential.

Recommended age 3+

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