Why not take a trip by rail, the quickest, easiest and greenest way to get from A to B, and enjoy plenty of family-friendly fun this May half term 2023. Here’s our top pick of what's on this half term – there’s plenty to do on the Hull Trains route.
Hull Trains tickets start from just £29, so you can spend more on your little monsters! Don't miss out, book your half term rail trip direct on the Hull Trainswebsite or app today.
BEVERLEY RACECOURSE FAMILY FUNDAY ON 31ST MAY 2023
Don’t miss the family funday at Beverley Racecourse offering fun for all the family. As well as 7 races throughout the day, there is plenty of food, drink and entertainment including face painting and a giant inflatable rugby ball kicking dartboard game. Find out more here
Coletta & Tyson Garden Centre: Free Seeds and Activity Sheets
Throughout the May half term, Coletta and Tyson
are giving our free seeds and activity sheets for children!
You are guaranteed a brilliant day out with a visit to Hull’s award-winning aquarium, The Deep. With over 5,000 animals amongst 50 displays, including sharks, stingrays, penguins and turtles, there is something for everyone to enjoy. This May half term, between 27th May - 4th June 2023, explore the H2O Heroes during your visit. This is included in your ticket entry with no additional booking needed. Make sure you pre-book for your visit here
BurTON CONSTABLE HALL - Kids Go Free
Between 27th May and 4th June 2023, kids go free with every paying adult during the May half term. Enjoy the outdoors and explore the different trails available at Burton Constable Hall
- Little Explorers, Waymarker Trail and the Wildlife Sculpture Trail.
A visit to the many different museums in Hull is always a fantastic day out with lots to learn and explore. Don't miss Ancient Egypt Season at Ferens Art Gallery featuring two free exhibitions until 18th June 2023. At Hull and East Riding Museum, make a Roman shield - it's free to drop in on 31st May 2023 1-3pm. Or why not visit Wilberforce House Museum as it has recently reopened after undergoing renovation work.
BRODSWORTH HALL & Kids Rule!
From Saturday 27th May to Sunday 4th June 2023 (10am-5pm), celebrate King Charles III's coronation and learn all about the different monarchs in history. Book your tickets here.
Spring Family Festival at London ZOO
This May half term, why not visit London Zoo and celebrate spring with animal talks, crafts, workshops and more, and of course you'll get up close and personal with the many residents at the zoo. There’s so much to do here, and it's perfect for a day out this half term. Book your tickets here.
Horrible Histories Live on Stage at Hampton Court Palace
At 12pm and 3pm every day throughout the May half term, 27th May to 3rd June 2023, enjoy 1 hour performances of Horrible Histories at Hampton Court Palace! Book your tickets
in advance today.
Tower of London
A 1000-year old fortress, the Tower of London is an iconic landmark in our capital and is the home of the Crown Jewels. Discover the history of this royal palace, prison and fortress and meet the Beefeaters sharing fascinating tales from years ago. Book your tickets here
Natural History Museum
Museums always make for a fascinating day out with so much to see and learn. The Natural History Museum, located in South Kensington, is free to enter and offers a vast variety of galleries and collections displaying around 80 million items! You won't want to miss the giant titanosaur skeleton - one of the largest known creatures to have ever walked the earth! If you can't make it this half term, don't worry - it's on display until January 2024. Learn more here
Book your train tickets direct on the Hull Trains website
for the best fares and no booking fees!