Inspiration for things to do in February Half Term


Looking for inspiration for things to do over February Half Term on your Broads Escapes holiday?

Here’s our top list of ideas:

  1. Watch lambing at Wroxham Barns

  2. Lamb

Visit the Wroxham Barns lambing barn, where there is a strong possibility that you’ll see a baby sheep being born! An expert will be close by to explain what happens during lambing, and you’ll meet the cuddly lambs.

Admission includes access to the Fun Park for unlimited play and the Junior Farm. Meet donkeys, pigs, goats, alpacas, chickens and more!

Tickets are £13.50 per person over 2 years of age. You can get free return tickets if it rains continuously for an hour.

There are shops, craft shops, deli and a cafe for the adults.

More information available at Wroxham Barns

Ride the Teddy Bear Express on the Bure Valley Railway

Teddy Bear

Blow off steam this February Half Term week and join in the fun at the Bure Valley Railway. Kids can join the Bure Valley Mascot Bear for a themed activity which includes a return journey (45 minutes each way).

Have a cake and drink in the Whistlestop Cafe, and remember to bring your teddy bear!

Children are free when accompanied by a full fare-paying adult. Pre-booking is advised.

For more details, visit the Bure Valley Railway website.

Celebrate Science at the Norwich Science Festival


The Norwich Science Festival takes place at The Forum during February Half Term. Celebrating science with a host of exhibitions, shows and hands-on activities. The Festival is open to all ages and abilities.

Go Wild at Thrigby


Whether you love tigers, leopards, snakes or pandas, Thrigby Wildlife Gardens are a great place to see wild animals up close.

Circus of Horrors at The Hippodrome

Circus act

For a feast of horrors this February Half Term, why not visit the Circus of Horrors at the Great Yarmouth Hippodrome? Be amazed by the feast of bizarre and beautiful entertainment combined with rock and roll. An evening of extraordinary entertainment!

The Addams Family Friendly Matinee is not suitable for children under 10.

Check out our Broads Escapes cottages for more inspiration on places to stay.