Knightlys Fun Parks (2 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!
Rhyl SeaQuarium (4 miles)
Experience marine life from all around the world! With daily feedings demonstrations including the sea lions and fur seals, plus touch tank exhibit and Behind The Scenes option, you're going to be here all day. And love every minute!
The Palace Fun Centre (4 miles)
The Palace Fun Centre
Offering a kids' level haunted house, tenpin bowling, arcade, indoor play and more besides! Play and Play means you can dip in and out or stick around and do the lot! Brace yourselves!
Geronimos and Little Injuns (4 miles)
Geronimos and Little Injuns
Offering adventure soft play frames for toddlers and older children, features include giant astroglide slide. Cafe seating within sight of play.
Totally Ape (5 miles)
Monkey themed shenanigans on the main multi tiered play frame as well as the separate baby and toddler area. For under 12s. Free parking, free WiFi.
Old Colwyn Beach (5 miles)
Old Colwyn Beach
Great for waters sports, sea fishing and sand castles, cycling and hiking and with good immediate amenities. Busy in the summer.
Eirias Park and Waterpark (5 miles)
Eirias Park and Waterpark
Extensive children's outdoor play area, indoor swimming and leisure pool with water features and slide, sporting opportunities and masses of gorgeous parkland.
Harlequin Puppet Theatre (7 miles)
Harlequin Puppet Theatre
Britain’s only purpose-built puppet theatre, has been presenting delightful entertainment for children and adults for over 50 years. It is open during school holiday periods with daily shows at 3pm.
Welsh Mountain Zoo (7 miles)
Welsh Mountain Zoo
Set in North Wales, high above Colwyn Bay with panoramic views and breathtaking scenery. Spend a perfect day at this family friendly Zoo, in the company of rare and endangered animals from Britain and around the World including red pandas, brown bears, monkeys and tigers!
Bodafon Farm Park (9 miles)
Bodafon Farm Park
A fun filled family day out on the farm. Play on the ride on tractors and adventure playground and make friends with all the different animals. We also have a large collection of birds and owls to see. Or just relax and enjoy good food in our courtyard cafe.
Llandudno Junction Leisure Centre (10 miles)
Arty Party (10 miles)
Craft coffee shop offering crafts of all kinds including pottery painting and air-drying clay modelling. Coffees, teas and cakes available and browse a selection of handmade portraits and models featuring caricatures of people and pets.
Llandudno Swimming Centre (10 miles)
Llandudno Swimming Centre
Full range of swimming based activities for all ages and abilities. There are Fun Sessions with The Challenge inflatable course for children.
Conwy Suspension Bridge (10 miles)
Conwy Suspension Bridge
See how trade and travel brought Conwy to life and discover how a husband and wife kept Thomas Telford's bridge open every day of the year, whatever the weather.
Aberconwy House (10 miles)
Furnished rooms and an audio-visual presentation show daily life from different periods in its history. Features include ghost stories, children's trail and seasonal events.
Conwy Castle (10 miles)
Classic gothic fairytale castle with towers, battlements and great medieval atmosphere.
Curious About Llandudno (10 miles)
Curious About Llandudno
Get out with all the family and explore and discover Llandudno at your own pace with two unique treasure hunt style walks around this fabulous North Wales resort. Clues to find, pictures to match, stories to read, fresh air and fun.
Home Front Experience (11 miles)
Home Front Experience
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of civilian life during the Second World War at this unique living history museum. Open March through november.
Conwy Treasure Trail (11 miles)
Conwy Treasure Trail
Uncover the hidden gems of Conwy with this completely self guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Follow the Trail route around Conwy and search for to answer the clues to solve the mystery of the long lost treasure!
Bonkerz Fun Centre (11 miles)
Bonkerz Fun Centre
Children aged 3 and under can experience the toddler zone, with its interactive touch screen, slides, viewing pod and ball vacuum. The main play frame is suitable for all ages (even the parents!) with its mirror maze, astro turf sports zone, air cannons and giant slides.
Llandudno Ski and Snowboard Centre (11 miles)
Llandudno Ski and Snowboard Centre
They offer the longest toboggan run in Wales and a scenic PermaSnow ski slope. Offering skiing, snowboarding, toboggan and sno-tubing with a fully licensed Alpine Lodge Bar and Restaurant.
Great Orme Family Golf (11 miles)
Great Orme Family Golf
Pitch And Putt golfing is essentially real golf in miniature, but this place features full size greens as well as epic views over Llandudno and the friendliest ticketing system we've ever seen!
Llandudno Beach (11 miles)
Vast dark sands with decent swimming if you're being careful, donkey rides, Punch and Judy shows and the longest pier in Wales. Other attractions nearby.
DangerPoint (11 miles)
Become a Danger Detective, seek out the dangers and collect the clues to complete the DangerQuest. Meet, and talk to, K-os the Alien and learn about staying safe in a fun way!
Great Orme Ancient Mines (11 miles)
Great Orme Ancient Mines
Both an enjoyable and educational experience suitable for all ages. Walking through tunnels mined out over 3,500 years ago gives visitors a feel for the harsh conditions our prehistoric ancestors faced in their search for copper.
Great Orme Aerial Cable Cars (12 miles)
Great Orme Aerial Cable Cars
The longest Aerial Cabin Lift in the UK. Leaves from happy Valley, there's a cafe at summit and spectacular views of Puffin Island.
Greenfield Valley Heritage Park (15 miles)
Greenfield Valley Heritage Park
An attractive collection of original and reconstructed local buildings, which provide a fascinating insight into times past. For younger children there are farm animals, an adventure playground and special children's activities.
Conwy Valley Railway Museum (16 miles)
Conwy Valley Railway Museum
A miniature railway takes you on a 10 minute trip around the beautifully landscaped grounds. Kids can also enjoy dodgem cars and rides.
Go Below (18 miles)
An amazing subterranean sporting experience for over 10s that'll take in a series of exciting challenges including elements of abseiling, zip lining, scrambling, traversing, boating and climbing, all deep underground beneath Snowdonia!
Glan Y Gors Park Karting (18 miles)
Glan Y Gors Park Karting
This is an outdoor circuit with an overall length of 1100 metres. The minimum age for drivers is 9 years old.
Hilbre Islands (18 miles)
This is not for the faint hearted or ill prepared, it's worth it but it's a hefty walk and you must stick to the tidal times to avoid getting trapped! Keep your eyes peeled for seals. Pre booking and permits required for groups of over six.
Thurstaston Nature Reserve (19 miles)
Thurstaston Nature Reserve
This beautifully rich parkland offers an astonishing range of wildlife habitats with its deciduous and coniferous woodland, grass meadow and fresh water. It is open throughout the year, and free to visit.
Barnston Riding Centre (21 miles)
Barnston Riding Centre
BHS approved all weather facility offering lessons from 4 years, scenic hacking, jumping course and pony management days.
Rascalz Soft Play Centre (21 miles)
Rascalz Soft Play Centre
A neat little play zone with several levels of features and a dedicated toddler zone, both full of the stuff kids love: chances to run and hide, climb, tunnel and slide!
Mini Monsters Fun House (21 miles)
Mini Monsters Fun House
With not only an indoor adventure play facility spread over several levels, they also have a large outdoor playground too, plus 9 holes of crazy golf out there as well! Loads to do, plenty to play on, what are you waiting for?!
Mini Monsters Crazy Golf (21 miles)
Mini Monsters Crazy Golf
With not only 9 holes of crazy golf outside and a multi storey indoor adventure play facility, they also have a large outdoor playground too! Loads to do, plenty to play on, what are you waiting for?!
Beaumaris Castle (21 miles)
Isle of Anglesey
on the Island of Anglesey is the great unfinished masterpiece. It was built as one of the (at the time) high tech 'iron ring' of North Wales castles by the English monarch Edward I.
Treasure Island Fun Centre (21 miles)
Treasure Island Fun Centre
Exciting pirate themed adventure soft play with a separate Mini Marauder area. Walk the plank into the ball lagoon, find the secret cave and more! More exercise than you can shake a cutlass at!
Beaumaris Gaol (21 miles)
This haunting history lesson will live in your memory for a long time. It will give you a fascinating insight into the world of the prisoner in Victorian times. They also have Britain's only original tread wheel.
Puffin Island Pleasure Cruise (22 miles)
Puffin Island Pleasure Cruise
A very popular pleasure cruise which includes panoramic views of the Snowdonia Mountain Range, and chances to see loads of local birdlife, a seal colony at the easterly end of the island, plus the occasional dolphin or porpoise!
Zipworld (22 miles)
With speeds of 75 mph, travelling 700ft above the mountain lake, be ready for a ride of a lifetime! Forward posture makes it the closest you're likely to get to flying! For over 7s.
Penrhyn Castle (22 miles)
19th century fantasy castle with spectacular contents and grounds, dolls museum, extensive Victorian kitchens, railway museum and adventure playground, Terrific views.
Brimstage Maze (22 miles)
is a family friendly farm based day out. There's a giant maize maze with clues to find along the way. Indoor and outdoor activities all included in the price including indoor soft play barn, crazy golf, pedal go karts, tractor ride, inflatable assault course, inflatable maze, puzzles and games.
Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm (22 miles)
Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm
Home to a variety of farm animals, including pigs, sheep, goats, chickens and geese. Historic cottage and free urban farm.
The Play Centre (23 miles)
The Play Centre
Multi level adventure soft play with newly extended toddler zone!
Bangor Swimming Pool (23 miles)
Bangor Swimming Pool
Disability friendly water park with two water slides, three diving boards, football pitches and an outside paddling pool, as well as a good cafe.
Wallasey Beach (23 miles)
Good for swimming and kitesurfing though pay heed to the restrictions; lighthouse, fort and museum nearby.
New Brighton Beach (24 miles)
New Brighton Beach
Sandy beach with modern touristy amenities including tenpin bowling, laser quest, amusement arcade, plus nearby Aviation and Archeology Museum, lighthouse and classic promenade.
Greenacres Animal Park (24 miles)
Greenacres Animal Park
Features include lots of farm and zoo animals to see, together with rides, amusements and more. Nestling among the more unusual farmyard inhabitants are Squirrel Monkeys, Lemurs, Llamas, Ostriches, Wallabies, Polecats and Chipmunks!
Llandegla Laser Combat (24 miles)
Llandegla Laser Combat
Cool outdoor laser tag game for over 7s, played with harmless infra red weaponry in a natural and spacious setting for a realistic combat experience! Open weekends for walk ins or weekday bookings available.
Thanks for all the great things to do in Abergele 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 North Wales can enjoy the great day out as well.
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