Outdoor garden games are the perfect summer activity for all the family. Jaques have garden games for children and adults looking to bring a touch of quality to their outdoor play.Our outdoor games selection feature giant games variants on popular family games such as Dominoes, Noughts & Crosses, 4 in a row & Tumble Tower. We also stock a number of traditional lawn & field games sets such as Rounders, Boules and Skittles for games outside.
Jaques garden games are all hand finished and in many cases fully handmade. The skill involved in making the handmade range that Jaques present you today is still at the same exacting level as it was when Jaques invented croquet at the Great Exhibition in London in 1851.
Jaques have never lost sight of the importance of the game craftsmanship over 150 years of manufacturing garden games. That legacy is still evident today, now harnessed to modern methods. Jaques garden games represent much more than just gaming, they represent a lifestyle.
Of all Jaques' outdoor games, Croquet is probably the most famous. The game of Croquet was introduced by John Jaques II at the Great Exhibition of London in 1851. Because of the huge success of garden games, Jaques have developed many other very popular outdoor games over the last 150 years, such as Badminton & Rounders.
Skittles have also become very popular with some of Jaques early skittles design now being played in leagues all around the country. Jaques Garden Skittles are also very popular. The Fireman, Sailor, Royal Guards and Policeman skittles are now very much a household item in many English homes and indeed homes all around the world. Jaques English garden Skittles are now very successful.
Giant games from Jaques cover a range of traditional games such as Chess, Ludo, Snakes & Ladders, Dominoes & Connect 4 in a row. Our giant games are manufactured to be highly durable, easy to use by all ages and retain the fun and enjoyment of their smaller counterparts.