Nostell Priory is about half an hour from our house yet it’s somewhere we have never visited. Until now.
We saw that over the summer holidays they had loads and loads of activities on offer to keep the kids entertained. Most of them were activities from the National Trust list of 50 Things to do Before You’re 11 3/4. We’ve been working our way through the list slowly but surely so having somewhere close by that makes ticking some of them off without having to plan them yourself is always a bonus.
In fact, we had so much fun we visited twice.
The first visit was for the geocaching event. We took Luca and his friend Kieran. After a quick briefing from the geocaching expert, we were handed our GPS device and sent on our way. The boys absolutely loved following the compass and watching the metres count down to the geocaches before searching around to find the hidden container. Continue reading