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Family Days Out in Buckinghamshire
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Bekonscot Model Village
Beaconsfield
Bekonscot Model Village The Village depicts rural England in the 1930s and is a miniature wonderland which delights children of all ages. Buy a quiz (over 5s and under 5s) from our shop and enjoy answering the questions as you wander around.
Gullivers Land
Milton Keynes
Gullivers Land A family theme park designed to cater for families with children between the age of two and thirteen. All its rides and attractions are designed to offer the whole family a full day out of fun and excitement.
Odds Farm Park
High Wycombe
Odds Farm Park Guaranteed to give you the Ahhhh factor, there's stacks of animal fun and indoor play at award winning children's farm Odds Farm Park.
The Bucks Goat Centre
Aylesbury
The Bucks Goat Centre A lovely little centre with a number of friendly farm animals to meet and feed, such as sheep, pigs, cows, chicks, and a donkey. They also have rabbits and guineapigs. Animal handling sessions are available every day too!
Roald Dahl Children's Gallery
Aylesbury
Roald Dahl Children's Gallery Boggle your eyes, baffle your brain, and let your imagination run wild! Discover minibeasts in the Giant Peach, explore sound with the BFG, and visit Matilda’s library. Look out for The Twit’s upside down room!
Wycombe Museum
High Wycombe
Wycombe Museum Here you can enjoy hands-on activities, exhibitions and special events in a lively and friendly atmosphere. As members of the Thames Valley Museums Family Friendly campaign Wycombe Museum is committed to giving you a warm welcome whenever you visit. General entry to the Museum is FREE.
Buckingham Old Gaol Museum
Buckingham
Buckingham Old Gaol Museum Tells the story of Buckingham and north Bucks rural life, including the Flora Thompson Collection (Lark Rise to Candleford author) and Buckinghamshire Military Trust exhibits. A number of the original cells form part of the museum visitor's experience.
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre
Great Missenden
The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre Intrepid storymakers enter through the chocolate doors into this great little award winning, and family friendly Museum. We have 2 fun and fact packed biographical galleries, a fantabulous interactive Story Centre, and George’s Crafty Kitchen!
Amersham Museum
Old Amersham
Amersham Museum Come to our original Tudor building to find out about the history of Amersham through interactive displays, trails and special events. Enjoy our relaxing Herb Garden or join one of our Guided Walks around the town.
Milton Keynes Museum
Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes Museum is a truly interactive museum where history comes to life with fascinating stories, brilliant recreations and hands on displays. We welcome children and encourage them to touch and try out everything!
Buckinghamshire County Museum
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire County Museum The museum showcases the County's rich heritage alongside a changing programme of exhibitions in the Buckinghamshire Art Gallery and they also have the Roald Dahl Children's Gallery (please note this operates on limited times).
The National Museum of Computing
Milton Keynes
The National Museum of Computing - is a museum housing the world's largest selection of working vintage computers. It tells the story of computing from the 1940s Colossus computer through the monster mainframes of the 1970s, home computers of the 1980s to the Touchtable of the present. Most machines are working and many are hands-on.
Swan Pool and Leisure Centre
Buckingham
Swan Pool and Leisure Centre 25 metre swimming pool plus leisure pool with flume and interactive play features.
Chiltern Pools
Amersham
Chiltern Pools Diving pool with one, three and five metre boards. Leisure pool has flumes, fountains and a water creek! Also has sporting opportunities such as the climbing wall.
Aqua Vale Swimming and Fitness Centre
Aylesbury
Aqua Vale Swimming and Fitness Centre Fun pool with flume, bubble beds and more features; heated outdoor pool and kiddie gym.
Chesham Heated Open Air Pool
Chesham
Chesham Heated Open Air Pool Pool open all year round: 28c April to October, with sessions include general swimming, inflatable fun sessions, aqua aerobics, aqua zumba and toddler swims.
Wycombe Rye Lido
High Wycombe
Wycombe Rye Lido is a popular Lido located in the centre The Rye. The 2 heated outdoor pools and changing facilities have just been refurbished. The Lido has also been expanded to include gym, exercise studios and a cafe.
Zoomania
Aylesbury
Zoomania Aylesbury's largest indoor play centre offers children a fun filled experience. With 3 play frames to suit ages 0 to 11 years, birthday party rooms, sports court and relaxed cafe area, Zoomania is the perfect entertainment venue for all the family.
360 Play
Milton Keynes
360 Play Explore our huge indoor play centre, navigate the adventure play frame, drive the dodgems and ride the carousel. Visit 360 Street with Twizzles Garage, boutique and Luigis Pizza Parlour. Let your child be artistic, messy and mucky without it mattering. All included in one price, stay all day, with free easy...
Jungle Mania
Bourne End
Jungle Mania Giant Soft Play frame for children from 3 to 11 years. Separate Toddlers Soft Play frame for the under 3's plus Disco Room, Indoor sports pitch and Party rooms overlooking the entire play area.
Tumblers Indoor Activity Centre
Buckingham
Tumblers Indoor Activity Centre Children's indoor activity centre in Buckingham town centre. Coffee shop, very high quality food with healthy options. Large play structure and separate climbing wall plus 3 party rooms!
Indoor Play at Wycombe Sports
High Wycombe
Indoor Play at Wycombe Sports Indoor soft play area suitable for ages 0 to 8 years that includes a large ball pool, two slides and a three level exciting play frame plus toddler area with features.
Marlow Garden Centre Soft Play
Marlow
Marlow Garden Centre Soft Play Small indoor adventure soft play facility within the garden centre, so you can tire them out having fun and exercise rendering them passive for shopping!
Play Train Kids Activity Centre
High Wycombe
Play Train Kids Activity Centre Truly outstanding indoor and outdoor facilities, with highlights including soft play, climbing wall, arts and crafts, visiting entertainers, sandpits, computer play zone and karaoke! They're going to sleep tonight!
Safari MK Soft Play and Party Venue
Milton Keynes
Safari MK Soft Play and Party Venue A unique, fun and educational children's indoor soft play and role play venue. Quality cafe serving freshly prepared hot and cold meals, snacks and fantastic coffee. Exciting children’s parties combining soft play and themed party rooms.
Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre
Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes City Discovery Centre A beautiful medieval site with public access for walks and picnics. We run family focused events through the year, whether it's history, wildlife and environment or archaeology, theres something for everyone to learn and have fun too!
Chiltern Open Air Museum
Chalfont St Giles
Chiltern Open Air Museum Rescued and restored buildings from a bygone era, with traditional farmstead and plenty of farm animals. An imaginative trip for kids as they place themselves in the past.
Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital Visitors
Aylsbury
Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital Visitors A place to learn about the specialist wildlife work done by the hospital and to meet some of the rescued animals. Activities and Talks held during school holidays. Educational Trail to follow.
Quainton Windmill
Aylesbury
Quainton Windmill Visit the tallest windmill in the South East of England, built in the early 1800s. Six floors to explore and climb up to a stunning view. Kids under five visit for free.
Xscape Skislope Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes
Xscape Skislope Milton Keynes Snozone is located within the Xscape leisure centre. Since 2000 we've taught over 1.5 million guests of all ages to ski or snowboard. If you want to learn, improve advance your technique or spend quality family time sledging together: Snozone has it all!
Planet Ice Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes
Planet Ice Milton Keynes Fully refurbished and now part of a major brand, this is the new home of MK Lightning and your new favourite all weather day trip! Hit the open skate session or go along with other families, learn to stand still or learn to seriously show off, they'll help you achieve your frosty goals and so will the...
The Climb
Amersham
The Climb Is a state of the art climbing centre: it's active, dynamic, friendly and fun. They run a full range of activities for juniors aged 5yrs up and adults. There's something to suit everyone, whether your a beginner or an advanced climber
Big Rock Climbing Centre
Milton Keynes
Big Rock Climbing Centre offers the best indoor climbing facilities around, including roped climbing walls up to 11m high, multiple low level bouldering areas and a dedicated kids' climbing area!
Longridge Activity Centre
Marlow
Longridge Activity Centre is an outdoor activity centre set on the River Thames in Marlow. We offer both land and water activities for all the family. As a charity we try to provide a real community hub that everyone can experience outdoor activities for low cost.
Go Ape Wendover
Aston Clinton
Go Ape Wendover The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. Award winning outdoor adventure activities. Families and friends can enjoy a day out like no other. Fly down zip wires, leap off Tarzan Swings and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Go Ape Black Park
Wexham
Go Ape Black Park The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. Award winning outdoor adventure activities. Families and friends can enjoy a day out like no other. Fly down zip wires, leap off Tarzan Swings and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Si5 Spy Missions
Milton Keynes
Si5 Spy Missions is the exciting spy themed action adventure centre in Milton Keynes for anyone aged 6 and above. The Mission: to infiltrate the ship and stop the missile being launched without getting caught! The mission ends with an adrenalin pumping escape - you and your friends will feel like real spies!
Airkix Indoor Skydiving
Milton Keynes
Airkix Indoor Skydiving Airkix Indoor Skydiving makes for the ideal family day out, for families looking for something special. Referred to as 'The Smile Factory', ear-to-ear grins are guaranteed. What's more, anybody can fly from the ages of 4 to 104! Pre-booking advised, so book now to experience the magic of flight!
Ellis Brigham Vertical Chill Climbing
Milton Keynes
Ellis Brigham Vertical Chill Climbing A 13 foot high bouldering wall allows individuals to hone their skills and develop technique before graduating onto higher crags. The wall's many different grades are designed to suit all abilities from novice to expert.
Aerial Extreme Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes
Aerial Extreme Milton Keynes is a high ropes adventure course involving a series of challenging obstacles set at varying heights above the ground. You'll find yourself tackling fun obstacles such as rope bridges, scramble nets, zip wires, swinging logs and balance beams, plus many more!
Go Ape Tree Top Junior
Wexham
Go Ape Tree Top Junior A fun filled experience of canopy exploring, trail blazing and obstacles for all to enjoy. You'll take on crossings over trails and finish with one awesome zip wire.
Bounce Indoor Trampoline Park
Milton Keynes
Bounce Indoor Trampoline Park The first indoor trampoline park in the UK! Over 100 trampolines, a dodge ball court and slam dunk hoops. Suitable for ages 3 and up with dedicated sessions for kids and teens. Serious fun!
AMF High Wycombe
High Wycombe
AMF High Wycombe Bowling Jim, but not as we know it! With tenpin, arcade, karaoke, Pink Pin special challenge, pool and diner, there's everything you need to have an awesome family day, a far cry from the sterile, grown up days!
Hollywood Bowl
Milton Keynes
Hollywood Bowl All weather, all age, all ability fun: use the ball ramps and bumpers to even the odds with the kids and it's anyone's game!
Rogue Bowling
Aylesbury
Rogue Bowling A classy spot for a family tenpin tournament, with clean modern features and no novelty nonsense: just line em up, knock em down, and watch dad weep!
Daytona
Milton Keynes
Daytona Specially-designed Junior Circuit that enables aspiring racers to learn the craft in a safe, yet challenging, environment.
Rogue Racing Aylesbury
Aylesbury
Rogue Racing Aylesbury Karting is a great fun family experience, whether its adults verses children (please note, there is a 1.3 metre height restriction to drive a kart), men verses women or just to see who can complete a lap in the fastest time! From 8 years and up.
Formula Fast Indoor Karting
Milton Keynes
Formula Fast Indoor Karting is an indoor karting provider founded by ex F1 professionals. Using modern equipment and the highest level in safety, Formula Fast ensures all drivers from ages 8+ an unforgettable driving experience, whether it be junior racing, kids parties, arrive and drive or family karting.
The Wendover Mystery Treasure Trail
Wendover
The Wendover Mystery Treasure Trail A great family activity where you’ll have to put your detective hats on to solve this self guided Mystery themed Trail around Wendover as you and the kids hunt for clues along the route.
Buckinghamshire Railway Centre
Aylesbury
Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is a working steam museum where you can step back in time to the steam age. On steaming open days visitors can ride in vintage carriages pulled by a full sized steam engine and on our extensive miniature railway.
Wendover Woods
Wendover
Wendover Woods Children are happy exploring in the undergrowth, hiding in trees and riding bikes, there is an adventurous children's play area set in the middle of the forest suitable for children up to 12 years old, with swings, slides, climbing frames and a challenging ropes trail.
Willen Lake and Park
Milton Keynes
Willen Lake and Park Beautiful lakeside park offering, windsurfing, sailing, canoeing, water skiing, wakeboarding, cycle hire, fishing, miniature railway, mini golf and playground! Wow!
Denham Country Park
Uxbridge
Denham Country Park Alive with birds, butterflies, dragonflies and wildflowers, this park is a real treat and the visitor centre will help you plan your day, give you maps and tell you how to use your river dipping net kit!
Chenies Manor
Chenies
Chenies Manor Child friendly, though we only recommend it for less boisterous children, with fascinating architecture, beautifully crafted gardens and yew and turf mazes to enjoy. It may intrigue older kids that there is supposedly a haunted staircase!
Emberton Country Park
Emberton
Emberton Country Park With the timeline wall, habitat and church trails, adventure play areas and wide open country side, if you've got kids that like to run and run this one is for you!
Vale Park
Aylesbury
Vale Park A play area for younger kids as well as a 'teen' play area, new tennis courts, a multi-use games area and a bowls green. There is also a skatepark facility, but the park still remains a green and tranquil place close to the town centre.
Waddesdon Manor
Aylesbury
Waddesdon Manor Waddesdon Manor has so much to offer young people: beautiful, safe grounds and space to explore, living history, opportunities for learning and fun both outdoors and in. Highlights include the Woodland Playground, Explorer Trails around the gardens, the Children's shop, and the Aviary.
Black Park Country Park
Wexham
Black Park Country Park Green Flag awarded parkland with flat trackways great for prams, cycles and skates and a free children’s woodland adventure play area with equipment suitable for toddlers and younger children.
Langley Park
Iver
Langley Park Family trails, orienteering, visitor centre and a fantastic adventure playground with wooden houses, tunnels and slides, see saws and swings, and natural landscape features to climb on. The dog's welcome too!
Penn Woods
Amersham
Penn Woods Come explore amongst the 200 year old trees, go minibeast hunting, leaf collecting, pond dipping, ladybird spotting or just see if you can find your way out again: ideal for explorer picnics! Activity pack available too.
Stowe Landscape Gardens
Stowe
Stowe Landscape Gardens A normally sedate trip made grand with their free children's activity packs, full of ideas to discover wildlife and nature in the gardens and seasonal colouring sheets.
The Rye
High Wycombe
The Rye The region's second largest park features a huge adventure playground, football pitches, permit fishing and family size pleasure craft for hire. Children will love the little waterfall!
Cliveden Gardens and Maze
Maidenhead
Cliveden Gardens and Maze Significant collection of immaculately landscaped themed gardens, plus boat rides, family trail, guided tour and Gas Yard Cinema presentation, plus the lovely Storybook Play Den where kids can search the woods for hand carved storybook characters!
College Lake Nature Reserve
Tring
College Lake Nature Reserve Get back to nature at this reserve, with over 1000 species recorded, there is always something to see. Wildlife Centre with exhibition, trails to follow and a Bee Centre to investigate.
Bojangles Creative Cafe
Amersham
Bojangles Creative Cafe Bring the kids and get creating, in a super pottery studio and cafe with many activity options and a milkshake menu!
Go Ape Forest Segway
Wexham
Go Ape Forest Segway You can enjoy our forest segway experience in the beautiful Black Park Country Park. From two legs to two wheels: for the ultimate forest experience on a rugged all-terrain Segway. It's a unique way to tackle the trails in the forest.
Aescwood Farm Childrens Riding School
Seer Green
Aescwood Farm Childrens Riding School BHS approved and superbly child friendly facility, offering lessons from 4 years with all weather options, woodland hacks, Fun Days and Horse Shows.
Brawlings Farm Riding Centre
Gerrards Cross
Brawlings Farm Riding Centre BHS approved training facility offering lessons plus jumping paddock and short cross country rides.
Pirate Island Adventure Golf
Milton Keynes
Pirate Island Adventure Golf Swashbuckling fun for everyone! Treat the family to something different at our 18 hole Adventure Golf course, festooned with obstacles, including a huge pirate ship, lakes, waterfalls, rafts, cannons and even our resident crocodile! Enjoy a bite to eat afterwards at The Clubhouse at Abbey Hill.

Thanks for all the great things to do in Buckinghamshire with kids you keep sending in.
Now we have the easter and summer holidays fast approaching, we're trying to find the best days out and as many fun things to do with kids as possible, especially cheap and free family friendly places to visit this year - theme parks, waterparks and swimming pools, museums, indoor playcentres and softplay for toddlers, petting farms, wildlife parks and zoos, aquariums, horse riding, castles, steam railways, pottery making and ceramic cafes, roller and ice skating rinks, karting tracks, snowdomes, dry and indoor ski slopes, climbing walls, activity centres, outdoor play at the best local parks, ten pin bowling alleys and all the other best family tourist attractions, that you can visit at the weekend.

Also teachers may find the site useful for ideas for the best places to take their classes on school journeys with many historical and educational atractions listed

So, if you've been for great days out with the kids, or a school trip, which isn't shown above, just send in an email and we'll add it on so people visiting on holidays and all the other children in Buckinghamshire can enjoy the great day out as well.



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