AMF Hollywood Bowl Bradford (< 1 mile)
AMF Hollywood Bowl Bradford
There are 28 lanes here at Bradford, and tenpin is the great equaliser: most adults are pretty bad at it and kids get help from the bumpers and ramps! It's anyone's game!
National Media Museum (< 1 mile)
National Media Museum
An exciting centre in the heart of the north devoted to film, photography, television, radio and the web. Imax theatre also on site.
Bradford Ice Rink (< 1 mile)
Bradford Ice Rink
Ice skating in Bradford with a variety of mostly family friendly sessions. A great healthy and active idea if you are looking for indoor activities in Yorkshire.
LaserZone (< 1 mile)
Yorkshire's most exciting family entertainment experience. No messy paintball games, just good clean lasertag action in a specially designed and themed arena. Whether it be for a birthday, to occupy the kids while you go shopping, or something different to do with your weekend, contact us and have a...
Funsters Childrens Play (1 miles)
Funsters Childrens Play
A really big soft play area with loads of fun adventure equipment for under 10s including all the favourites like slides and climbing, plus excellent toddler zone with physical and role play equipment. Good disabled access.
Buzy Bs (2 miles)
is an indoor play centre with extensive climbing frames including slides, ball pools, climbing walls and more. We also have free WiFi and a cafe for parents.
Megaplay (2 miles)
Huge main play structure with modern versions of the classics, from 4 lane astra slide, 4m drop slide, spiral tube slide and zip wire, to super power ball cannons and much more. Plus separate dedicated area for toddlers and babies.
Richard Dunn Sports Centre (2 miles)
Richard Dunn Sports Centre
Indoor leisure pool with Cobra black hole waterslide and cool Zambezee tyre ride! Also features a kids' gym designed for fun exercise for 8 to 15 years olds.
Bradford Industrial Museum (2 miles)
Bradford Industrial Museum
Museum on the site of a former Worsted Mill complete with mill managers house and several millworker’s terraces. Exhibitions include working textile machinery, steam power, engineering, printing, and motor vehicles, plus a number of temporary exhibitions. Free to visit.
Eccleshill Pool (3 miles)
Featuring a 20m water slide, diving board, dedicated under 8s' and family sessions plus main pool and learner pool too of course, with swimming lessons available. In summary? WooHoo: water slide!
Geronimos (3 miles)
9,000sq ft of exciting soft play with 3 level play frame and separate area for toddlers. Features include cargo nets, climbing frames, slides, and much more! Parties catered for. Large cafe with plenty of seating.
GO Bowling Shipley (3 miles)
GO Bowling Shipley
Family friendly tenpin bowling mega fun with gutter guards and ramps to help the kids along. Great activity for young and old.
Little Daisys (3 miles)
An indoor play and party venue designed exclusively for under 5s in the heart of Shipley, incorporating an exquisite coffee house and serving delicious hot and cold food. Party packages available.
Shipley Pool (3 miles)
Excellent standard indoor swimming facility main and teaching pools plus diving pool offering 2 springboards and 2 high boards.
ArtBug Studio (3 miles)
- is an artist-led art studio for children and young people based in Pudsey.
Fuzzy Eds George and Dragon (3 miles)
Fuzzy Eds George and Dragon
Indoor play area with loads of slides and fun features, plus dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
The Depot (4 miles)
Bouldering is rope free low level climbing over safety matting, with induction training to ensure your safety and fun! They offer kids' clubs here for 7s and over.
Salt Pots Ceramic Studio (4 miles)
Salt Pots Ceramic Studio
is a pottery painting studio for all the family specialising in paint your own pottery and clay imprints, pottery painting parties for all ages, commissions and personalised gifts and keepsakes.
Jackaboos (4 miles)
Let your kids run wild in a safe, fun and clean environment while you relax with an authentic cappucinno and panini. One of many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Leeds
The Rainbow Factory (4 miles)
The Rainbow Factory
- is a storytelling-themed activity centre which aims to inspire a love of reading. It encourages youngsters to explore their imagination through crafts and other creative adventures.
The Playbarn (4 miles)
Soft play centre with a 2 level play frame that offers a 4 slide, a tube slide, a pod, rollers, and exercise balls plus separate baby play area.
Jungle at the Junction (4 miles)
Jungle at the Junction
Soft play centre aimed at under 8s with a range of activities including 2 level main play frame and soft play areas.
Cottonbudz (4 miles)
Soft play centre and cafe, providing a range of activities and parties for children in a safe, fun and enjoyable environment. Well designed play frame, with a climbing wall and a ball pit. Separate play area for babies.
Shipley Glen Cable Tramway (4 miles)
Shipley Glen Cable Tramway
is the oldest working cable tramway in Great Britain, dating from 1895! A good idea if you're after fun family days out in Yorkshire.
Jigsaw Gyms (4 miles)
features a delightful multi sensory play area for babies, a dedicated toddler area for 1 to 3 year olds and a large multi level play structure for children aged 4 and over. Sweet!
Oakwell Hall Country Park (5 miles)
Oakwell Hall Country Park
Beautiful Elizabethan manor set in 100 acres of country park with 6 different gardens to explore, a Nature Trail to follow, and a large adventure playground. Excellent visitor facilities, a cafe, and a well stocked shop.
Red House (5 miles)
Historic house offering a peek in to the 19th century middle-class life of a family plus an interactive visitors centre offering an insight into 20th century life in the area. A small play park is next to the House.
Shibden Hall (5 miles)
90 acres of parkland with attractions including woodland, walks, playground, an orienteering course, children's rides, miniature railway, pitch and putt and a boating lake. The Hall itself offers visitors a fascinating history of it's wealthy owners.
The Barn (5 miles)
Great for small kids you've got an indoor beach play area, ride on tractor track and maxi map activity zone with wheeled toys.
Kids Club House Ltd (5 miles)
Kids Club House Ltd
Horsfortth's premier indoor soft play, activity and party venue. A challenging multi-tiered soft play centre, providing a safe, secure and stimulating play environment, catering for children from 0 to 12 years and a contemporary cafe bar. We offer a range of party packages which can be tailored to suit...
Diddy Middys (5 miles)
A fantastic family place to visit. We are a fully air conditioned play gym with lots of toys and games along with a great play structure with slides, ball pool, football pitch and much more.
Tumble Town Adventure Land (6 miles)
Tumble Town Adventure Land
Play centre strictly for under 8s and aimed at under 6s with a town theme offering role play experiences in the cafe, store, petrol station and car wash, as well as the excitement of the ball pool, slides and aerial ball.
Firefly Pottery (6 miles)
Paint your own pottery Horsforth. Relax, have fun and get creative. All ages welcome with a great range of child and adult friendly services. We offer a wonderful environment in which to paint pottery, work with clay and enjoy crafts.
Sportsman Inn and Leisure (6 miles)
Sportsman Inn and Leisure
Their slope is covered in a highly advanced material called Snowflex that provides an as close to snow experience as you will get. Skiing, snowboarding, tubing and a great indoor play area to dry off and warm up in!
St Ives Estate Country Park (6 miles)
St Ives Estate Country Park
500 acres of Country Park with woodlands, open moor, a wildflower meadow, sand covered adventure playground, pond for fishing and duck-feeding and sculpture trail helping you to explore.
Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park (6 miles)
Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park
Free to visit this fascinating museum is housed in a Gothic mansion within 36 acres of park and woodland with lots of play equipment outside and lots to see inside too. Win!
Leeds Sailing and Activity Centre (6 miles)
Leeds Sailing and Activity Centre
offers school holiday programmes for children, and lots of water and land based activities to try out as a family. Activities on offer include rowing, sailing, canoeing, climbing, and off road biking.
Krazy Kids Adventure World (6 miles)
Krazy Kids Adventure World
Indoor Soft Play Centre. We have a Crawler area, under 4 area and a large play area for over 4 year olds. Open 7 days a week. Hot and Cold Food served. Parties 7 days a week. Great coffee for the mums and Sky Sports for the dads
Ogden Water Country Park (6 miles)
Ogden Water Country Park
A beautiful 34 acre reservoir enclosed by woodland with open moor beyond with walking routes and a visitors centre offering basic facilities.
Another World Adventure Centre (6 miles)
Another World Adventure Centre
Indecisive kids? Or ones who want to do EVERYTHING? This is your place: dozens of great, physically active options ranging from winter sports to grass sledding, den building, shooting and zorbing.
Jungle Kids (6 miles)
Let your little ones run wild on their massive play structure including slides, crawl tubes, kiddie kart track, cargo nets, ball canyon, dizzy disc, ball pools and soft play areas.
Abbey House Museum (6 miles)
Abbey House Museum
Where you can experience the sights and sounds of life in Victorian Leeds in the year 1880! A journey through the carefully recreated streets and houses of Abbey House Museum is a great day out for all the family.
ROKT Climbing Gym (6 miles)
ROKT Climbing Gym
- is an indoor climbing facility set in the heart of climbing in West Yorkshire. Our aim is to create a safe, energised and friendly atmosphere. The climbing offering is extensive and will provide everything a climber needs to train safely and to enable progression through the grades.
Mags On Ramps (6 miles)
Mags On Ramps
Multi level skate facility with modern skate features plus street course.
Active Soft Play Gym (6 miles)
Active Soft Play Gym
A fun, soft play gym in Halifax with plenty to keep your children amused for hours including a 2 level play cage and loads of space. They also offer great disabled access and facilities.
Eureka! Childrens Museum (6 miles)
Eureka! Childrens Museum
Great interactive children's museum, where children play to learn, and grown ups learn to play! Hundreds of hands on exhibits, plus a play area and wonderwalk to follow outside. Plenty to keep the whole family entertained.
Electric Bowl (7 miles)
Attached to a snooker club, this place offers classic family friendly tenpin fun with gutter guards and bowling ramps for the kids. Good healthy fun and a great option for wet days.
Big Blue Frog (7 miles)
Big Blue Frog
Huge indoor play facility with slides, ball cannon, sports area and more. Smaller toddler frame for 0 to 4 years and a larger frame for ages 5 to 12.
Munchkins (7 miles)
Play centre for under 10s with a three level play structure for older children and a dedicated structure for under 3s.
Halifax Swimming Pool (7 miles)
Halifax Swimming Pool
25 metre swimming pool, with separate teaching pool and diving facilities. Comprehensive Learn to Swim programme, plus Lifesaving, Competitive Swimming Training, Diving and Synchronised Swimming lessons available.
Thanks for all the great things to do in Bradford 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 West Yorkshire can enjoy the great day out as well.
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