Amerton Farm and Craft Centre (11 miles)
Amerton Farm and Craft Centre
Playbarn is an indoor adventure play area. It has a tractor track, rope bridge and barns on stilts connected with raised walkways. Also an amazing bouncing structure, which is one of the biggest in the country and has a bouncy area, slide and items to jump over and through. There is also a soft play area for children under 3 years of age.
Go Ape Forest Segway (26 miles)
Go Ape Forest Segway
You can enjoy our forest Segway experience in the beautiful Delamere Forest. From two legs to two wheels: for the ultimate forest experience on a rugged all-terrain Segway. It's a totally unique way to tackle the trails in the forest.
Conkers (31 miles)
Ashby de la Zouch
Indoor and outdoor (and it's hard to tell which in places, here!) activities, amusements, exercise and adventure, starting with 100 interactive hands-on exhibits and ending in the Fairy Labyrinth via the Conkerchoo train. Just imagine what's in between!
Dudley Canal Trust and Trips (31 miles)
Dudley Canal Trust and Trips
See the network of underground canal routes that helped form the Industrial Black Country and marvel at the fantastic Limestone Caverns carved by man in his search for raw materials.
Star City Birmingham (35 miles)
Star City Birmingham
A staggering array of family fun venues under one (enormous!) roof, from bowling and laser tag to mini golf and dodgems, to the cinema, football and indoor climbing!
Laser Quest (35 miles)
Laser Quest is the world's best known and most exciting brand of Laser Tag game. Plus Laser Matrix and The Rock climbing facility.
LomoWall Manchester (36 miles)
An actual physical wall, covered by thousands of snap shot-sized analogue photos, which when viewed from afar forms a fascinating mosaic artwork in its own right.
Brimstage Maze (44 miles)
is a family friendly farm based day out. Indoor and outdoor activities all included in the price including indoor soft play barn, crazy golf, pedal go karts, and outdoor adventure play. During the summer holidays there's a giant maize maze with clues to find along the way.
Four Ashes Golf Centre (44 miles)
Four Ashes Golf Centre
12 hole crazy putting course suitable for all the family, plus floodlit driving range, short game practice area and more.
The Echo Wheel of Liverpool (45 miles)
The Echo Wheel of Liverpool
This temporary treasure includes 42 fully enclosed and air-conditioned capsules and offers riders spectacular panoramic views of the city. Not a full day out but a memorable stop if you're in the area.
St Johns Beacon Viewing Gallery (45 miles)
St Johns Beacon Viewing Gallery
400ft tall and offering stunning panoramic views as far away as the Lake District (really!) on a clear day. The building also houses several radio studios which you can tour as part of the admission.
Go Ape Forest Segway (47 miles)
Go Ape Forest Segway
You can enjoy our forest Segway experience in the beautiful Sherwood Pines. 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.
Sherwood Forest Fun Park (49 miles)
New Palace and Adventureland (49 miles)
New Palace and Adventureland
Family fun-filled entertainment in New Brighton, Wirral, including Adventureland, one of the largest indoor children's play centres in the UK, the Bright Spot family amusement arcade, plus an outdoor Funfair.
Wellybobs (52 miles)
Wildlife, arts and crafts, sing alongs, Ladybug garden, adventure playground with zippy swing: a really good range.
Leamington Spa Art Gallery (54 miles)
Royal Leamington Spa
Leamington Spa Art Gallery
Provides opportunities for everyone to benefit from, enjoy and participate in the creation, interpretation and preservation of the Arts and Heritage.
Oswaldtwistle Mills (55 miles)
is home to a host of popular attractions for people of all ages! See inside for more details - great place to visit if you are looking for family days out in Lancashire.
Wistow Maze (55 miles)
A giant 8 acre maize maze with high level bridges and viewing towers. Follow the fun quiz trail and collect clues hidden amongst 3 miles of pathways.
Includes Activity Funyard with games and mini mazes for all the family. Open July-September. Winner of Leicestershire's "Best Visitor Attraction".
Shibden Hall (55 miles)
Set in 90 acres of rolling parkland with a range of attractions including woodland, walks, an orienteering course, children's rides, miniature railway, pitch and putt and a boating lake, Shibden is perfect if you are looking for family days out in yorkshire.
Saxon Fields (57 miles)
Outdoor children's play area with Giant Inflatables, Swings, a Large Outdoor Sandpit , Slide House and Jail House, and Ride on Tractors, Diggers and Cars. also chickens, bantams, rabbits, pygmy goats, lambs and lots more.
Stratford Minigolf (57 miles)
Stratford Upon Avon
Not to be mistaken for 'crazy' golf, minigolf is a test of skill, good fun with tricky hazards, bumps and ramps!
The Palace Fun Centre (60 miles)
Knightlys Fun Parks (61 miles)
Knightlys Fun Parks
is a family amusement park with a Fun Fair, Amusement Arcade, Bingo and Pub with huge outside entertainments are and outside bar. Plus many food outlets and shops. In addition we put on many free shows including magic shows and the famous Monkey show and more.
TGS Bowling (67 miles)
Seventeen lanes of 10-pin bowling; 12 holes of Adventure Golf; arcades; American bistro with wide-ranging menu; pool tables; party venue and bar - all under one roof!
Blackpool Model Village and Gardens (68 miles)
Blackpool Model Village and Gardens
Blackpool’s award winning attraction, established in 1972 we are ‘The Biggest Little Village in Lancashire’ with hundreds of models and figures depicting British life, culture and humour. Set into stunningly beautiful landscaped gardens we cater for family’s and people of all ages. We are a private family owned and run business; you can expect us to go the extra mile to ensure you have an enjoyable visit. Find out more and plan your visit on our website www.blackpoolmodelvillage.com or phone 01253 763827.
Corby Boating Lake (69 miles)
Corby Boating Lake
The lake can boast a wide range of geese, ducks, water fowl and the resisdential swans. The recent environmental project has improved fishing stocks. There are also herons, gulls and kingfishers that visit the lake along with a host of woodland and garden birds.
Corby Laser Arena (70 miles)
Sol Central (74 miles)
Family features include kid friendly cinema and huge arcade.
Alton Towers (12 miles)
New attraction for 2012 Nemesis SubTerra - certainly scared my kids stiff - it isn't a roller-coaster though - also new Ice Age 4D Experience. Alton Towers has many attractions for younger and older kids - my kids favourites (9 and 11) Oblivion, Air and Sonic Spinball (NB. height restrictions 1.4m apply on many rides)
Drayton Manor Theme Park (31 miles)
Drayton Manor Theme Park
Bigger and better than ever with the addition of two brand new rides. Europe's first ever Ben 10 roller coaster ride, called Ben 10 Ultimate Alien, open too. Meanwhile, Thomas Land will also welcome a family-friendly ride to its existing offering.
Monkey Forest (2 miles)
Unique to the UK! The only place you can walk amongst 140 free roaming Barbary macaques in 60 acres of beautiful English forest. Guides are located on the three quarter mile path to inform you of all the monkeys’ behaviour ensuring you have an exciting and memorable day.
Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre (8 miles)
Gentleshaw Wildlife Centre
- a small sanctuary for unwanted and mistreated exotic animals and birds of prey. Home to a wide variety of creatures including, Owls, Hawks, Snakes, Monkeys, Raccoons, Wild cats, Lizards,Fruit bats, Falcons, Terrapins and much more it's a great afternoon out for the family.
British Wildlife Rescue Centre (11 miles)
British Wildlife Rescue Centre
Centre for treatment of sick and injured British wildlife. Displaying animals and birds which cannot be released to the wild.
Blackbrook Zoological Park (12 miles)
Blackbrook Zoological Park
They have a wealth of attractions on offer to see, including rare birds, unusual animals, reptiles, insects, kid's favourite Lemur Lodge, Pelican Cove, Swan Lake and the utterly charming World of Penguins!
Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone (19 miles)
Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone
Our Animal Zone houses a varied collection of animals and birds from around the world. See our own Meerkat family and count their babies, watch our Red Lemurs playing outside in their enclosure and see our Wallabies, Raccoon Dogs and all the other animals, which bring animals of the world into one place.
National Forest Adventure Farm (23 miles)
Burton Upon Trent
National Forest Adventure Farm
- is open all year round offering exciting indoor play, outdoor play and farm animals. The adventure farm hosts many events throughout the year, including one of the largest Maize Mazes in Europe.
Ash End House Childrens Farm (33 miles)
Ash End House Childrens Farm
offer lots of friendly animals to feed and stroke.
Three Play areas, Indoor Toddlers Barn, Family Games Yard, Crazy golf and lots of fun activities for the children. Plus Jumping Pillow, Tractor and Trailer Rides and visit our new Falconry Centre!
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery (4 miles)
Potteries Museum & Art Gallery
Travel back in time and discover the history of the Potteries and of Staffordshire. See the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found, the world's finest collection of Staffordshire ceramics and our very own WW2 Spitfire, plus our changing exhibition programme. you can also enjoy a light lunch in our Café Museum or browse in The Foyer shop.
Newcastle Borough Museum and Gallery (4 miles)
Newcastle Under Lyme
Newcastle Borough Museum and Gallery
Very family friendly museum inside the smashing Brampton Park. Highlights include their Victorian Street scene, the 1930s house and the toys gallery!
Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood (18 miles)
Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood
Explore the delights of 17th-century craftsmanship, featuring exquisite plasterwork, wood carvings and classical story-based murals. Then be a chimney sweep, a scullion or a Victorian pupil, and be captivated by archive film, interactives and displays.
Thanks for all the great things to do and Kids Fun near Trentham 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 Staffordshire can enjoy the great day out as well.
Swimming Pools in Trentham
Zoos near Trentham
Theme Parks near Trentham
Indoor play areas in Trentham
Museums in Trentham
Things to do in Trentham
Kids Fun in Staffordshire
Kids Fun in Stoke
| Stafford Fun for Kids
Fun for Kids in Cheshire
Family things to do in Staffordshire
Places to visit in London
Things to do in Stoke
Things to do in Stafford
Childrens Fun near Tamworth
Fun for Kids in Lichfield
Childrens Fun near Cannock