Bridlington Beach (< 1 mile)
Quality Coast award winning sandy beach with swimming and lifeguard cover and a good few local attractions. Be warned, it's a little tricky to find.
Bridlington South Promenade (< 1 mile)
Bridlington South Promenade
An award winning beach which stretches over a 1 mile, past Kiddies' Corner, slides, rides and paddling pool plus picnic areas to the end of the sea wall.
Treasure Island Mini Golf (< 1 mile)
Treasure Island Mini Golf
Not only an awesomely decorated and atmospheric adventurous golf course, but also a separate haunted house walk, both liberally drizzled in Pirates! Tonnes of fun!
Pot a Doodle Doo (< 1 mile)
Pot a Doodle Doo
- is a friendly studio where you can create your very own masterpiece or gift for loved ones. Choose from a vast array of ceramics for all ages and abilities, paint your own design and have it fired in our kiln. Fun for all, big and small!
Bridlington Harbour Spy Mystery Trail (< 1 mile)
North Marine Crazy Golf (< 1 mile)
North Marine Crazy Golf
offers 15 holes of pleasingly simple mini golf for the whole family to enjoy, with great scenic sea views and a nice family beach to enjoy too.
Bondville Model Village (2 miles)
Bondville Model Village
With over 200 painstakingly hand crafted individual and unique buildings, plus working harbour and train, all set in an acre of landscaped garden.
Sewerby Hall and Gardens (2 miles)
Sewerby Hall and Gardens
Historic country house and estate with lots to do. 50 acres to explore, plus an Adventure Playground, Putting, Train Rides, and a zoo! Woodland Walk and Orienteering course also available.
Woldgate Trekking and Livery Centre (2 miles)
Woldgate Trekking and Livery Centre
Pony trekking on the old Roman Road, safe and friendly mounts suitable for novice and experienced riders of all ages. A series of superb treks through woodland and over dales has been planned to accommodate both beginners and advanced riders.
Bridlington Bird of Prey and Animal Park (3 miles)
Bridlington Bird of Prey and Animal Park
is an Award Winning Family Owned Businesses. We offer Party Time with Rodney Rooster and Danny Donkey, Small Animal Holding, Pig Racing, Children's play village, Trim Trail, Kids Clubs and lots of furry friends to meet including Meerkats, Wallabys, Alpacas and lots more!
Park Rose Village (3 miles)
Park Rose Village
Featuring an indoor adventure play barn with tractor rides, swing ropes, drop dunk, football challenge. Outside is the Mini town with mini houses, school, tea room, post office, lego shop, jail etc. Plus F1 Racing cars, Crazy golf and a real 28ft fishing boat!
Danes Dyke Beach (3 miles)
Danes Dyke Beach
An exploring and roaming beach rather than swimming and lounging, with a nature reserve close by and great fossil hunting territory. Heed the warnings!
Candy Kingdom (3 miles)
Air conditioned play facility specially designed for 0 to 12 year olds split into baby, toddler, junior and sports areas. RoSPA approved!
John Bull World of Rock (3 miles)
John Bull World of Rock
Go on a self guided factory tour and see how rock, sweets, biscuits and chocolates are made, with rock rolling or chocolate lolly making activities available. Plus Candy Kingdom adventure play area for under 12s!
The Living Seas Centre (3 miles)
The Living Seas Centre
is a marine education centre set amongst the beautiful chalk cliffs of Flamborough Head and only minutes from the beach. Discover Yorkshire's fascinating marine and coastal wildlife and take part in exciting family events.
Flamborough Lighthouse Tours (5 miles)
Flamborough Lighthouse Tours
Climb the 119 steps for stunning views over Bridlington, with interesting guided commentary. There is also a Visitor Centre to explore. Tours arranged through East Riding of Yorkshire Council and led by Sewerby Hall and Gardens staff.
Filey Beach (10 miles)
offers a 5 mile stretch of clean, sandy, award winning beaches for traditional family beach days.
Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park (11 miles)
Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park
Grab the kids and come and discover this special
mix of animals, exotic birds, gardens and wild nature! Don't miss the Mini Beast Mansion and Wormworld!
The Scarborough Fair Collection (12 miles)
The Scarborough Fair Collection
A fantastic collection of working Vintage cars, steam engines, mechanical organs and fairground rides that you can still have a go on. Tea Dances and Wurlitzer concerts held every week.
Hornsea Beach (12 miles)
Sand and shingle beach good for collecting driftwood, exploring and swimming though irregular lifeguard cover. Cheap entertainment nearby.
Neptunes Kingdom (13 miles)
Sea themed soft play with balls, chutes and slides. Also offer water walking using giant bubble balls and a new climbing wall.
Playdale Farm Park (13 miles)
Playdale Farm Park
The farm is packed with things to do to entertain your children whatever the weather. The huge indoor play area includes ball pool with toddler area, tractor zone, adventure trail and much more. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in North Yorkshire
Mini Monsterz Scarborough (14 miles)
Mini Monsterz Scarborough
is an Indoor Soft Play Area for ages 0 to 16 with adult entry also permitted. We have separate Baby, Toddler and Junior area. A customer cafe is also available for food, drinks and snacks.
Scarborough Karting (14 miles)
Indoor karting experience offering a range of race options for everyone over 9 years and 1.4m. Vroom!
Rotunda Museum (16 miles)
A must for dinosaur mad kids, Yorkshires Dinosaur Coast is a hotbed of Jurassic and Cretaceaous fossils. Go fossil hunting along the North Yorkshire coast line and afterwards pop into the Rotunda Museum in Scarborough where you can transported 165 million years back in time to discover which dinosaurs roamed...
Scarborough Donkey Rides (16 miles)
Scarborough Donkey Rides
The adorable collection of well behaved and well loved animals all wear their names proudly on their harnesses to help kids choose their favourite and clearly enjoy taking equally well behaved children for gentle little jaunts across the sand. Classic photo opportunity!
Olympia Bowl and Softplay (16 miles)
Olympia Bowl and Softplay
With 12 lanes this Ten Pin Bowling Alley, with its modernised interior, updated scoring system and air conditioning, is a fantastic place to relax and have fun with the kids.
Terror Tower (16 miles)
This one is only for the big and brave ones and we MEAN it! Visit 11 interactive scenes from serious horror flicks with various special effects combined to make one extremely haunted house. Don't say we didn't warn you!
Betton Farm Visitor Centre (17 miles)
Scarborough Castle (17 miles)
Explore the castle's history as an Iron Age Fort, Viking Settlement and role in the civil and first world wars. Free audio tour gives a fascinating insight into the castle's 2,500 year history.
Pot 2 Doodle Do (17 miles)
Pot 2 Doodle Do
is a paint your own pottery studio. A family friendly place for people of any age or artistic ability to explore their creative sides. Create original and personalised pots which are great for gifts or keepsakes.
Peasholm Park (17 miles)
Take a ride on the North Bay Minature Railway, go for a boat ride, watch the Model Naval Battle, and explore the island in the centre of the lake, reachable by dragon pedalo!
Scarborough North Bay Railway (17 miles)
Scarborough North Bay Railway
An historic 20" gauge railway meanders almost a mile through charming scenery connecting Peasholm Park with Scalby Mills and the Sea Life Centre. Plus Sky Trail climbing fun, Boating Lake and Water Chute!
Sea Life Marine Sanctuary (18 miles)
Sea Life Marine Sanctuary
has an exciting mixture of indoor and outdoor displays including otters, penguins and seals! New for 2015: Penguin Island! Waddle side by side with their large colony of adorable Humboldt Penguins in their brand new walkthrough home.
Pirate Adventure Mini Golf (18 miles)
Pirate Adventure Mini Golf
Inside the Sea Life Centre there's a swashbuckling game for the whole family offering great gameplay and a new challenge at every hole!
Mega Fun at The Jack in the Box (19 miles)
Mega Fun at The Jack in the Box
Hours of fun on the adventure play frames set on 3 levels in our large Indoor Play Centre. Separate areas for babies, toddlers and juniors up to 12. Drop slide, wavy slides, 2 ball pools, rope bridges and lots more. Comfy seats, restaurant quality home cooked food, great coffee.
Beverley Spy Mission Treasure Trail (19 miles)
Beverley Spy Mission Treasure Trail
Be a secret agent for the day on this self guided spy mission themed Treasure Trail. Explore Beverley as you follow the route and solve the clues to save the day!
Fuzzy Eds (21 miles)
3 level indoor play full of slides, balls and other features and outdoor adventure playground too; attached to a family restaurant.
Hollywood Bowl Hull (21 miles)
Hollywood Bowl Hull
Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. We have 26 lanes, air conditioning and an amusement arcade. Hooray!
Woodford Leisure Centre (22 miles)
Woodford Leisure Centre
Multi functional leisure facility from every kind of dry sports activity you can think of, to the only lesiure pool in the area, the Pirates Paradise pool boasts a shipwrecked boat, water cannons, diving bell and slide. There is also a relaxation area on the poolside for you if you use the sauna or steam room.
East Park (22 miles)
Enormous parkland with splash boat, walk through aviary and a free entry animal centre featuring everything from tarantulas to alpacas. Also has great adventure play area catering for most ages and abilities.
Blue Kangaroo Play and Party Centre (23 miles)
Blue Kangaroo Play and Party Centre
A fantastic Indoor Play Centre designed for children aged 0 to 8 years old. There's lots of play equipment and great kids party packages. A fun, safe and friendly environment to bring your children to play and develop new skills. Relax in the Cafe whilst you and the kids enjoy our facilities.
Crazy Kids (23 miles)
offers multi-level activity areas with soft ball cannons, ariel runways, three storey slides and even a separate area for the little ones.
Rascalz Play Area (23 miles)
Rascalz Play Area
Facilities include a dedicated toddler play area (under 4s), a junior play area with three types of slides and a high tech interactive zone, with bluetooth dance mats and sport walls.
Pesky Husky Trekking Centre (23 miles)
Pesky Husky Trekking Centre
Meet their team of huskies, many of them rescued, and take them for Hikes and drive them on scooter Treks on a purpose built track, plus visit the kennels and learn all about this wonderful breed.
Wacky Warehouse - Kingstown Hotel (24 miles)
One Stop Golf (24 miles)
One Stop Golf
a multi purpose golf gaming attraction. Hosting Footgolf, Fungolf, Pirate Adventure Golf, Target Golf and a golf driving range!
Big Fun Indoor Play Centre (24 miles)
Big Fun Indoor Play Centre
The play equipment is based around 4 monster slides plus tumble towers, net climbers, ball pools, rope swings, spooky mazes, crawl tubes, a slither chicane, air cannons and trampolines. Adults welcome to join in.
Little Monkeys (24 miles)
With 2 massive climbing mazes for the Juniors plus a multi sports court, a whole separate play structure just for under 4s and highlights like dark maze, boulder run and piranha pool, it's hard to see how you can go wrong with this place!
Streetlife - Hull Museum of Transport (24 miles)
Streetlife - Hull Museum of Transport
Experience 200 years of transport history as you walk down a 1940s high street, board a tram or enjoy the pleasures of a quiet carriage ride! An immersive little jaunt through history that's also free.
Thanks for all the great things to do in Bridlington 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 Yorkshire can enjoy the great day out as well.
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