Bowood House, Gardens, House, and Adventure Playground, Chippenham

Bowood is the perfect place for family visit.

Bowood, near Chippenham, Wiltshire is the perfect place for a family visit – with something for everyone. There’s an adrenalin fuelled adventure playground, historic house and acres of beautiful gardens. There’s lots of great catering options and loads for free parking. Adventure Playground – Your children can’t miss out on South West’s largest Adventure Playground with its life-size Pirate Ship and aerial walkways, several thrilling slides, a huge scramble net and perhaps the most famous and popular of all, the space dive with an exhilarating 19 foot vertical drop! As you can imagine our adventure playground is responsible for hours of excitement and fun. Soft Play – For younger visitors (and those not quite so daring), the Soft Play Area at Bowood provides a safe, dry and fun environment. Equipped with a ball pool, slide, spinning discs and rope walks, the 1,500 square foot area is on two levels where children can enjoy themselves for hours. The House & Gardens - The whole family can relax in 100 acres of beautiful parkland, designed by ‘Capability’ Brown. Or visit Bowood House which hosts a wealth of unique art and antique collection.


Season Tickets available

Free Attraction


Wheelchair friendly

Partly - see website


  • Street Address: Bowood Estate
  • Postcode: SN11 9PQ
  • City: Calne
  • County: Wiltshire


  • Telephone: 01249 812102
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