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Things To Do & Days Out near Hailsham
Freedom Leisure (< 1 mile)
Freedom Leisure On site there is a large swimming pool, soft play area that can accommodate children from birth to 11 years old. There is also a state of the art 8 lane bowling alley.
Freedom Leisure Bowl (< 1 mile)
Freedom Leisure Bowl On site there is a state of the art 8 lane bowling alley. There is also a large swimming pool, and soft play area that can accommodate children from birth to 11 years old.
Knockhatch Adventure Park (< 1 mile)
Knockhatch Adventure Park This diverse attraction offers Playgrounds, Birds of Prey, Rowing Boats, Animals, Reptiles, Giant Sky Leap Slide, Indoor Soft Play, Toboggans, Trampolines, Crazy Golf, plus lots more. At extra cost and weather permitting, Go-Karts, Laser Adventure Game, Driving School and Rodeo Bull!
Knockhatch Ski and Snowboard Centre (1 miles)
Knockhatch Ski and Snowboard Centre Skiing and Boarding with the new Powderpac Softer Surface 110m main slope along with Nursery Runs and Drag Lifts. Child friendly, over 8 years catered for!
Knockhill MBC (Mountain Board Centre) (1 miles)
Knockhill MBC (Mountain Board Centre) Mountainboarding combines elements from snowboarding, skateboarding and mountain biking, they can be ridden anywhere from grassy hills, and woodland areas to the concrete jungles of big cities. Plus grass sledges for the young ones.
Michelham Priory and Gardens (2 miles)
Michelham Priory and Gardens Historic house, gardens, forge and watermill surrounded by a beautiful moat. Explore 800 years of history, with hands-on activities and living history displays. Plus brand new playground and interactive Medieval gallery!
Hailsham Lagoon Leisure Centre (2 miles)
Hailsham Lagoon Leisure Centre Comprising a fantastic soft play centre, ten pin bowling and indoor leisure pool with a separate toddler area and flume with splash dance pool party every friday night!
Observatory Science Centre (3 miles)
Observatory Science Centre A famous astronomical observatory with plenty of hands on and interactive exhibits indoors and out, and a range of events and activities. Plus daily telescope tours held during Summer holidays: out of this world!
Shinewater Park (4 miles)
Shinewater Park Eastbourne's newest park, with 2 lakes and lots of green space to explore, loads of wildlife to discover, plus a playground, football field and Xtreme Supreme skate park! Free to visit, open all year, particularly great for bird watching!
David Lloyd Bowling and Laser Quest (5 miles)
David Lloyd Bowling and Laser Quest boast 20 Ten Pin bowling lanes and a terrific multi floor Laser Quest Arena! Plus American style Pool, Cafe and Sports Bar. Open Everyday from 9:30am to 11pm.
Laser Quest Eastbourne (5 miles)
Laser Quest Eastbourne An adrenaline pumping game, combining the classic game of tag and hide and seek with a high tech twist. Hit sensors on your opponents pack to gain warrior status in our two storey dungeon themed arena. Anyone from 6 years to 100 can join in and battle against family and friends.
The Lanes: Eastbourne (5 miles)
The Lanes: Eastbourne The little ones love knocking down a skittle or two and there's so much more here, a great idea during the cold and rainy weather and another option for kids' parties. Plus new swimming pool!
Drusillas Park (5 miles)
Drusillas Park Widely regarded as the best small zoo in the country with over 100 species of animals. Fantastic play areas and close encounters! Don't miss Hello Kitty Secret Garden!
Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway (5 miles)
Eastbourne Miniature Steam Railway One eighth scale Steam and diesel train journeys for nearly a mile around the beautiful park. Alternatively stretch your legs with a gentle stroll around the 5 acre lake or enjoy adventure playground, tots village, indoor and outdoor model railways!
Blackberry Farm (6 miles)
Blackberry Farm Loads of friendly animals plus tremendous outdoor play area with loads of fun features, huge undercover adventure play barn with baby area and sensory zone. This place is awesome!
Sovereign Centre Leisure Pools (6 miles)
Sovereign Centre Leisure Pools Featuring fun pool with waves and flume, 25m gala pool and diving pool! Plus kids activities, parties, swim lessons and loads more during the school holidays.
Princes Park (6 miles)
Princes Park 2012 and13 Green Flag awarded, this extensive park offers multiple play areas, model boat racing, and water sporting opportunities. Cafe pavillion also on site, and regular events are held.
Super Splash (6 miles)
Super Splash Come down and have fun in the sun on the multiple slides, tilting buckets, interactive play panels, sprinkle showers, wet play structure, snake tunnels and loads more!
Fort Fun (6 miles)
Fort Fun Indoor play, outdoor play, water play, sand play, rides, live shows, role-play village and a fabulous splash park! More fun than you can shake a stick at!
Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum (6 miles)
Redoubt Fortress and Military Museum Visit a cool Napoleonic Fortress that is over 200 years old, with the largest military collection of its kind in the South of England. Tours are included in entry price and are run twice per day, plus military costume dress up and quizzes for kids!
The Play Station Eastbourne (6 miles)
The Play Station Eastbourne Let your children spend hours in their kaleidoscope of colours amongst super slides, tremendous tunnels and other fun but challenging obstacles with a dedicated toddler zone.
Treasure Island (6 miles)
Treasure Island Spacious indoor adventure play, parkland with paddling lagoon and shipwreck adventure playground, plus 8 hole golf with extraordinary themed landscaping: all with a pirate theme. Yar!
Leos Play Den (6 miles)
Leos Play Den Multi level adventure play frame with all the classic and contemporary features from slides and balls to swings, climbing, tunnels, plus separate toddler spot and sports area too. Now with added face painting and balloon modelling!
Eastbourne Beach (7 miles)
Eastbourne Beach Sand, shingle and pebble beach with water sports and swimming opportunities. Many local features.
How We Lived Then (7 miles)
How We Lived Then The Museum has over 100,000 exhibits, collected over the past 50 years and now displayed on FOUR floors of authentic shops, room-settings and various displays covering 100 years of retail and social history from 1850 to 1950.
Birling Gap (7 miles)
Birling Gap Chalk and shingle beach good for rock pools, fossil hunting and safe paddling, very popular with surfers and kite fliers, excellent local walks with loads of butterflies in season.
Seven Sisters Sheep Centre (8 miles)
Seven Sisters Sheep Centre The farm is packed full of animals and with loads of things to do, you can be sure that adults and children alike will have a great experience to remember.
Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum (8 miles)
Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum A woodland where you can wander amongst a collection of prehistoric reconstruction buildings. A woldfowl reserve with an amazing collection of ducks, geese, swans and a Motor Museum with a superb collection of vintage and classic cars.
Dinos (9 miles)
Dinos Indoor play facilities split into areas for under and over 5s, each zone boasting oodles of classic adventure play equipment plus air conditioning, cafe and sporting opportunities in the leisure centre.
Broad Oak Park (9 miles)
Broad Oak Park Best enjoyed with other features for a full day out, this is nonetheless a lovely park and ideal for picnicking, hiking and outdoor games.
Bexhill Museum (9 miles)
Bexhill Museum Main galleries include Costume and Motor Racing heritage as well as local archaeology and history, dinosaurs and fossils, natural history and geology, social history and cultures of other lands, local arts and crafts.
Bexhill Leisure Centre (9 miles)
Bexhill Leisure Centre A fun family swim starts with water and only gets better when there's a flume slide and wave machine! With soft play and sports also on site, you can't go wrong!
Egerton Park (9 miles)
Egerton Park Recently refurbished with features including tennis courts, bowls green, boating lake, outdoor gym, play-zone for all ages, refreshment kiosk with outdoor seating, sculptures, picnic area, lawns, gardens and lakes with ducks and moorhens all within a few minutes’ walk of the seafront and town centre.
Jumbos (9 miles)
Jumbos Classic soft and colourful adventure play for ages 2 to 8 or under 4ft7 (139.7cm), inside a leisure centre, offering children's sports courses, trampoline sessions and more. They do birthday parties too!
Seaford Bay (9 miles)
Seaford Bay Shingle beach with a few features to explore and good water for swimming with some lifeguard cover.
Seaford Museum (9 miles)
Seaford Museum A deceptively small looking museum housed in a tower that was part of the defences built against the threat of Napoleon. Reasonably priced all weather attraction.
Wilderness Wood (10 miles)
Wilderness Wood A family-run award-winning 62-acre woodland in the beautiful Sussex Weald, with family events and activities throughout the year. Get out there and enjoy a taste of rural sustainability in action!
The Lavender Line (10 miles)
The Lavender Line The line is now just a mile long and starts at Isfield station, stopping at the new Little Horsted station before returning.
Monkey Bizness Indoor Play Centre (10 miles)
Monkey Bizness Indoor Play Centre Indoor children’s multi activity centre incorporating three play frames for 0 to 2 years, 2 to 5 years and 5 to 12 years, all of which have been designed by Europe's leading soft play manufacturer.
Newhaven Fort (10 miles)
Newhaven Fort offers an exciting and varied day out at this award winning attraction. The massive walls, ramparts, tunnels and gun emplacements all fire the imagination and help visitors experience what life was like living in a Victorian Fortress, as well as understanding and learning about the First and Second World Wars.
Uckfield Leisure Centre (10 miles)
Uckfield Leisure Centre A family oriented tropical leisure pool featuring a fairly epic flume style waterside, an enclosed family bubble pool and a teeny tiny elephant water slide for tots. Lovely!
Fun Abounds Trampoline Centre (11 miles)
Fun Abounds Trampoline Centre Trampolining classes and courses to suit all ages and abilities. Keep fit on the trampoline, birthday parties, play sessions for all and a cafe area so you can have a break and stop wobbling!
Ocean Adventure Indoor Play Area (11 miles)
Ocean Adventure Indoor Play Area Marine themed indoor pay facility with 3 large levels of main frame fun plus a dedicated toddler and baby zone too. Slither down the sea serpent slide, rescue friends from the Octopus's tentacles and scale the seaweed bridge of doom!
Barneys Playbarn (11 miles)
Barneys Playbarn Play frames and features for 5 to 12s, plus sensory room for children and young adults with learning disabilities.
Battle Abbey (11 miles)
Battle Abbey Here you can walk the site of the battle of Hastings and stand on the very spot where King Harold met his fate! Atmospheric abbey ruins to explore, plus a great interactive exhibition to see in the Visitor Centre.
Bexhill Leisure Pool (11 miles)
Bexhill Leisure Pool A nice sized local pool with a flume water slide and a wave machine, plus gym, sauna and cafe. Ideal for a treaty play trip or a serious swim session: or both!
The Pells Outdoor Swimming Pool (11 miles)
The Pells Outdoor Swimming Pool Heated outdoor spring fed pool with kids' rafts and other fun elements, plus children's paddling pool, sunbathing terrace, and a cafe. Open daily May to September. Splash and Play Group for under 5s and their families every Tuesday morning.
Lewes Castle (11 miles)
Lewes Castle 1,000 year old Norman Castle to explore with stunning panoramic views from the top. Next door, in the Barbican House Museum, you'll be able to learn more about the history of the area through interactive and static displays.
The Lewes Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail (11 miles)
The Lewes Treasure Hunt Treasure Trail A great way for the whole family to explore and enjoy the sights and sounds of Lewes. Follow the Trail and solve the clues on this self-guided treasure hunt themed mystery.
Spring Barn Farm (12 miles)
Spring Barn Farm so much to see and do! With indoor and outdoor play, daily activities schedule and facilities including MEGA speedy slides, pedal tractors, go karts and jumping pillows; plus a host of wonderfully cute and friendly animals, we can't wait to meet you!