Mr Gs Bowling Centre (6 miles)
Mr Gs Bowling Centre
8 lane family friendly cosmic bowling, with ramps and lightweight balls for children. Animated bowling graphics and full lane service adds to the atmosphere of fun!
Bury Bowl (11 miles)
Bury St Edmunds
Popular bowling centre, great activity for kids, especially if it's grotty outside, with fully licensed bar and restaurant as well as satellite television, pool and video games
Strikes (20 miles)
Ten pin bowling with plenty of kiddie friendly features and adventure soft play on same site in Planet Zoom.
Strikes (21 miles)
Kiddie friendly ten pin bowling with gutter bumper and rolling ramps plus adventure soft play Planet Zoom also on site for under 10s! Yay!
Strikes (25 miles)
Child friendly ten pin bowling with an exciting laserquest facility also on site.
Namco Funscape Norwich (25 miles)
Namco Funscape Norwich
Tenpin bowling alley with plenty of lanes, plus Glow Bowl special effects sessions, arcade amusements and video games, pool and ping pong tables! Where's that pocket money stash?!
Hollywood Bowl Norwich (28 miles)
Hollywood Bowl Norwich
Packing 26 air conditioned lanes, private party room, amusement arcade and pool tables, we've got your rainy day saver right here!
Strikes (28 miles)
Child friendly ten pin bowling with adventure soft play facility also on site.
Namco Funscape Ipswich (29 miles)
Namco Funscape Ipswich
Kids love bowling, especially Glow Bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards to even the odds! With an arcade, pool tables, a ping pong table and birthday parties too.
Fakenham Superbowl (29 miles)
offers 6 lanes of family friendly modern tenpin: kids love bowling especially if you use gutter guards to give them a decent chance of hitting something! Plus an awesome 3 level indoor play area too. Yay!
Tenpin Cambridge (30 miles)
is a bowling centre located in Cambridge Leisure Park, Clifton Way, Cambridge. We have 28 modern fully computerised lanes, American Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options!
Bowl 2 Day (32 miles)
Bowl 2 Day
offers 8 lanes of bowling, an indoor play area and a laser tag arena! Loads of weatherproof family fun for all ages. Awesome!
Kingpin Bowling Centre (33 miles)
Kingpin Bowling Centre
Classic family friendly tenpin bowling, plus cosmic bowling area with disco lighting. Gutter guards, light balls and ramps help give the kids a chance.
Lakeside Lodge Golf and Bowling (33 miles)
Lakeside Lodge Golf and Bowling
Family friendly tenpin bowling alley with 4 full size lanes, computerised scoring and animated graphics. Booking advised. Kids love bowling!
Tenpin Colchester (36 miles)
is a bowling centre located in Cowdray avenue, Colchester. We have 24 modern fully computerised lanes, American and English Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options.
Namco Funscape Braintree (38 miles)
Namco Funscape Braintree
Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. Great family fun!
Strikers Ten Pin Bowling (38 miles)
Strikers Ten Pin Bowling
- 6 full-size bowling lanes with computerised scoring, an amusement arcade and a bar with large screen TV. During the evening the lazer lights and music are turned up for an 'XTREME Glow in the dark' fun bowling party. A great place to go if you are looking for family days out in Norfolk.
Richardsons Family Entertainment Centre (43 miles)
Richardsons Family Entertainment Centre
The Centre includes Richardson's Family Bowl which offers 14 lanes of glow bowling. There is also the nautical themed Galley Diner and Restaurant and the Cityscape Bar with Sky TV. For children there is an indoor play area, Ritchie's Adventure Island, and various amusements with tickets to win...
MFA Bowl (43 miles)
Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards and whup the grown ups! Great family fun and a classic all weather option! Open late!
Regent Superbowl (44 miles)
is a leisure centre with 16 lanes of tenpin bowling, soft play area, arcade area, Madison’s Bar and Diner.
Wellington Bowl (44 miles)
has state of the art lanes, each with the ability to deploy child friendly bumper bars to give the little ones a chance. Kids love bowling, and it's fun for grownups too! Amusements adjacent on pier.
Eat n Bowl (45 miles)
Eat n Bowl
The 16 lane bowling alley set across 2 floors offers Moonlight Bowl on Friday and Saturday nights from 7pm, where bowlers can enjoy a real party atmosphere with ultra-violet lights and dance tunes.
Walton Pier Bowl (45 miles)
Walton Pier Bowl
Set beside the pier's funfair and amusements, this family friendly bowling centre is a refreshing break out of the sun and a great excuse for a few games!
AMF Bowling Peterborough (45 miles)
AMF Bowling Peterborough
is a 20 lane tenpin alley welcoming families also boasting air con, karaoke, the right to wear your own shoes, a cool arcade and outside seating for a breather!
Alleycatz (46 miles)
State of the art tenpin bowling facility with pinspotters and glow lanes, classic healthy family fun with kiddie leagues and special offers too.
Madison Lanes (48 miles)
Tenpin bowling in their Air Conditioned environment with 22 fully computerised Tenpin bowling lanes, in two fun areas.
Tenpin Chelmsford (49 miles)
is a bowling centre located in Widford Industrial Estate. We have 36 modern fully computerised lanes, American and English Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options.
Boston Bowl (50 miles)
Family friendly ten pin bowling with fun scoring system. The funky fun glow bowling and disco lights make for the most fun filled family nights out in Boston.
Hollywood Bowl Stevenage (54 miles)
Hollywood Bowl Stevenage
offers 26 lanes of classic family tenpin, with leagues for the clever types, ramps and bumpers for the beginners and the time of their lives for everyone else! Good luck!
CJs Bowling (56 miles)
12 tenpin bowling lanes with free entry kiddie soft play area also on site. Cafe plus pro shop.
Hollywood Bowl Basildon (58 miles)
Hollywood Bowl Basildon
As well as 26 lanes of tenpin you can also find redemption and video arcades here, plus pool tables and the cool Pink Pin Friday sessions where strikes with pink pins in win prizes!
Basildon Bowl and Quasar (59 miles)
Basildon Bowl and Quasar
20 modern tenpin bowling lanes, fully sanctioned by the BTBA and a Quasar Elite Arena, all with a great family atmosphere.
Dinosaur Adventure Park (26 miles)
Dinosaur Adventure Park
Come face to face with giants of the past on our dinosaur trail. Discover their amazing world. Explore the Dinosaur Trail and Neanderthal Walk. Meet the animals in the Secret Animal Garden. Plus DINOMITE, 3 levels of indoor adventure play with terrific slides!
Bewilderwood (36 miles)
A family day out where mums, dads and grandparents can play alongside their children, running, jumping, swinging and creating stories and treasured memories together, whatever the weather.
Pettitts Adventure Park (37 miles)
Pettitts Adventure Park
There are rides for small children and families, children's theatre, animals and birds, and lots of animals to feed and pet. Good day out in Norfolk for young kids 7 and under.
Banham Zoo (12 miles)
- is an award-winning family attraction and one of the most exciting zoos in the country with over 2,000 animals from around the world.
Pensthorpe Natural Park (29 miles)
Pensthorpe Natural Park
Get closer to nature at Pensthorpe Natural Park - Explore the wildflower meadow, enjoy the natural beauty of our gardens, take a walk around the park, discover underwater wildlife, become a bug detective and run WILD in our extraordinary outdoor adventure play area WildRootz!. Voted Norfolk's Best Large...
Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary (38 miles)
Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary
An amazing variety of animals from Otters and Penguins to a full Seal rescue facility and hospital. Classic walk through tunnel, touch pool, interactive rock pool and pirate ship play zone too!
Bishops Boats Seal Trips (39 miles)
Bishops Boats Seal Trips
offer a boat trip out to see the Seals in their natural habitat, and Landing on Blakeney Point Bird Sanctuary. One of the many family places to go if you're looking for things to do in Norfolk with kids!
Melsop Farm Park (13 miles)
Melsop Farm Park
is a complete day out for all the family with a fantastic range of animals, we also have outdoor adventure facilities and a soft play indoor area with some ride on toys. We are also the home of Norfolk Reindeer!
Church Farm Stow Bardolph (21 miles)
Church Farm Stow Bardolph
Make friends with a wide variety of friendly tame animals and experience all their young at close quarters throughout the season, with play areas to keep the kids entertained both inside and out.
Wroxham Barns (36 miles)
An award winning Junior Farm with the undercover piggery and Piggy's Play Sty, an 18 hole mini adventure golf course and children's funfair, lots of hands on activities, feeding and grooming the animals. Don't miss the children's menu in the restaurant too. One of Norfolk's most...
Green Britain Centre (17 miles)
Green Britain Centre
Unique windmill with internal viewing platform, educational and environmental displays and projects, organic gardens and orchard. Plus see the Greenbird: the world record holding, fastest wind powered vehicle on the planet.
Norfolk Tank Museum (20 miles)
Forncett St Peter
Norfolk Tank Museum
Learn about tanks, military equipment and vehicles in this hands on experience. You can climb aboard some of them and operate the controls! Accompanied children under 12 years can visit for free.
Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse (22 miles)
Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse
Enjoy a fascinating journey through the story of rural Norfolk. With a thrilling woodland adventure playground, a historic workhouse, traditional farm and many indoor displays, Gressenhall is the perfect setting for the perfect day out whatever the weather!
Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell (28 miles)
Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell
A museum dedicated to the story of Norwich and its people. A number of galleries, packed with collections and displays, many of which are interactive like the listening and smell stations!
Trues Yard Museum (28 miles)
Trues Yard Museum
Step back in time and discover King's Lynn's lost fishing community. Explore tiny cottages, smell the fish hanging in our Victorian smokehouse, and take a look at the Activity fishing smack as you learn about the lives of the fisherfolk.
City of Norwich Aviation Museum (29 miles)
City of Norwich Aviation Museum
A great collection of aviation history with plenty to see both in and outdoors! For kids really into planes, remember to take a camera and sketchbook or notepad.
Walsingham Abbey Grounds and Museum (34 miles)
Walsingham Abbey Grounds and Museum
Splendid grounds seasonally blanketed with snowdrops make for excellent family rambling, plus a hands on museum and a spooky old prison to explore.
Wroxham Miniature Worlds (35 miles)
Wroxham Miniature Worlds
The UK's largest indoor modelling attraction with stunningly intricate scenes from around the world laid out in amazing detail. 10,000 sq ft of 'wow'! Under 5s would require assistance to view some sections.
Thanks for all the great things to do and Bowling Alleys near Thetford 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
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