Room On The Broom Activity Trail at Ushaw


Ushaw: Historic House, Chapels and Gardens, Durham, County Durham, DH7 9RH
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Image of a witch on a broomstick from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s 'Room on the Broom'.


Ushaw is cast under a spell in 2022. Is there Room on the Broom? Yes! Hold onto your (witch’s) hat as this fun, family adventure takes you through magical woods, meadows, gardens and by the lake at Ushaw. Fly around Ushaw’s truly magnificent gardens with your small people, explore and play together in nature to complete the official trail based on Julia Donaldson’s and Axel Scheffler’s Room on the Broom.

From the creators of The Gruffalo, Room on the Broom is based on the best selling picture book by writer Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler and adapted for screen into a BAFTA winning animation by Magic Light Pictures.

The Trail launches on Friday 21st January. Ready? Iggity, ziggety, zaggety zoom!

Entry to ‘Room on the Broom’ is free for Ushaw Annual Pass holders and included with General Admission. 

Not an Ushaw Annual Pass holder? Purchase yours below! 

Guide Prices

Entry to ‘Room on the Broom’ is free for Ushaw Annual Pass holders and included with General Admission.

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Season (21 Jan 2022 - 1 Sept 2022)

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