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Article: Five Things to do This Summer with the Kids

Five Things to do This Summer with the Kids

As there are still a few weeks left of the summer holidays, I thought I would share some of my favourite things we have done in Somerset this summer.

Somerset Lavender Farm

Somerset Lavender Farm in Somerset

Somerset Lavender Farm is our very own Provence in Somerset with a lovely café on site too.

The Holburne Museum

The Art of Illustration by Lauren Child at the Holburne Museum in Bath

The Holburne Museum is a great place to go on a rainy day. They are currently showing an exhibition called The Art of Illustration by Lauren Child with a family trail around the museum and gardens.


Stourhead in Somerset
Image © Mel and Jona

Stourhead is a beautiful place to go whatever the weather. The Big Tree Climbing Company are currently offering tree climbing experiences for all the family. There are still limited places left to book for August and September.

Somerset Rural Life Museum

Somerset Rural Life Museum

Somerset Rural Life Museum is a lovely museum with an orchard area where you can have a picnic and great workshops and activities for children throughout the year.

Workshops at Mary Kilvert Shop!

Mary Kilvert's Magic Wands Workshop

We have had great fun hosting workshops in our shop this summer. We have one more left to make magic wands on Wednesday 28th starting at 10.30 am.

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Hot Air Balloons at Mary Kilvert

Take Off This Summer 🎈

We are flying high this summer with a beautiful range of hot air balloons. They come in three different sizes and a range of colours. They make a beautiful addition to a child's room. To see the ...

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Blackberry Felted Sheep by Mary Kilvert

Blackberry Jam

  Blackberry has been busy making blackberry jam and has the perfect recipe 🌿 This recipe uses honey instead of sugar but you can replace with whatever sweetener you prefer 🍯🌿🍎 2lbs Blackberrie...

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