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Nature Explorer Backpacks

Get Closer to Nature at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in Stratford-upon-Avon with nature explorer backpacks for children

New for this year, give your little ones the chance to explore Shakespeare’s family homes with our Explorer Backpacks, available from Saturday 25 May 2024.

Pick up a Nature Explorer Backpack at Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and discover all sorts of items to explore the cottage garden of a young Anne.

Included in our Nature Explorer Backpack

● Butterfly nets

● Tweezers

● Bug Jars

● Animal Footprints

Run around the meadow with a butterfly net, pick up leaves from the ground in the orchard and study the creepy crawlies in the statue garden.

The garden changes with every season, so what will you discover on your visit?


Our Explorer Backpacks are included in your admission and are exclusively available Anne Hathaway’s Cottage and Shakespeare’s New Place.

There is a limited number of backpacks available and will be issued on a first come first served basis to children aged between 4-11 years old.

Enjoy daily from 25 May – 3 November, included in your admission.

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