Children's Holiday Activities

Holiday activities
Happy Holiday activities
Forest Friends Holiday activity






The Ecology Centre runs a scheme of environmental themed activities in the summer, Easter and half-term holidays for five to ten year olds (under eights must be accompanied by an edult). These activities utilise the centre and our wooded wildlife area. Our fun packed programme includes outdoor activities like shelter building and orienteering and animal themed craft sessions.

February Half Term Holiday Activity Programme 2015

Thank you for your interest but all our activities are now fully booked.

Please register for updates and to be added to our mailing list to receive details of our next programme.

10am - 12 noon 2pm - 4pm Resident
(incl. staff)
Mon 16 Nature’s Scrapbook
Make a special book of your nature trail around Holland Park.
Tree Trolls
Get involved in some tree activities and make your own tree-troll or tree-fairy.
£4.20 £5.40
Tue 17 Friend or Foe
Discover the deadly and helpful plants that dwell in the woods.
Explore the wildlife area using hidden clues and a map to find your way.
£4.20 £5.40
Wed 18 Full of Beans
Find the beans plants, create a bean shaker and plant your beans to grow.
Seeds of Spring
Search the park for signs of spring and sow flower seeds in a painted pot to take home.
£4.20 £5.40
Thu 19  Animal Tracks
Investigate the tracks and trails animals leave behind. Make your own animal footprint cast.
Creepy Crawlies
Hunt for minibeasts in the woods and meet the centre’s creatures.
£4.20 £5.40
Fri 20 Birds in the Park
Come bird watching in the wildlife area and make a birdfeeder to take home.
Wriggly Worms
Discover nature’s recyclers and make a wormery. Please bring an empty 2 litre bottle.
£4.20 £5.40

If you would like to join us on any of our activities or if you have an enquiry, please use our online Children's Holiday Activities form.

Fees and Charges

These charges have been set and agreed by the Cabinet member for Environment, Leisure and Residents’ Services in December 2013.


Children’s After School/Holiday Activities - up to two hours (per child)

£4.20 £5.40

Children’s After School/Holiday Activities - two to four hours (per child)

£7.90 £9.50

Spaces are limited on our holiday activity sessions. Please book and make payment in advance to secure your booking. Sorry, but we cannot give refunds.

Method of Payment

You can pay by:

  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • Cheques (Please make cheques payabe to: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea)

For regular updates and reminders about our events and activities you can register your details and be added to our mailing list. If you are already registered and no longer wish to receive emails from us you can opt-out at anytime.