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Things To Do & Days Out near Haywards Heath
The Dolphin Haywards Heath (< 1 mile)
The Dolphin Haywards Heath Leisure Centre with main pool and toddler pool plus an elephant slide for extra splashing.
Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway (< 1 mile)
Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway Half a mile track of 5" gauge train track which is elevated: the kids love it!! Only runs on weekends. Great idea if you are looking for family days out in west sussex.
Victoria Park Splashpad (< 1 mile)
Victoria Park Splashpad A brand new splashpad graces this classic park plus adventure play equipment, paddling pool, skatepark, basketball area, trim trail and a free use ping pong table: why are you still sitting there?
Fun Pots (1 miles)
Fun Pots Pottery painting studio. This is a creative, indoor activity for children and adults alike, offering the chance to make a special gift, or just take time out for yourselves. Children’s parties catered for too!
Ardingly Activity Centre (2 miles)
Ardingly Activity Centre Patient and enthusiastic staff are waiting to teach your family to sail, windsurf, fish or canoe in this gorgeous reservoir. Pre booking essential. Most activities are suitable for kids aged 7 and older.
Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve (3 miles)
Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve Ideal for a nature hike: oodles of wild flowers, and a diverse offering of improved, unimproved and coppice-managed woods to explore. Winner of 4 consecutive Green Flag Awards.
The Triangle (4 miles)
The Triangle There's the shallow learner pool for toddler swimming with mum and dad. Small children can enjoy the beach area with a waterslide, animal water features and poolside spectator area plus thrill seekers get the main event: water sprays, waterfalls, rapids and high speed flume rides!
Antics at The Triangle (4 miles)
Antics at The Triangle Soft play for the under 8s on an exciting 3 tier frame with varying features and activities, and a dedicated area for the under 3s.
Apollo Lasertag (4 miles)
Apollo Lasertag Lasertag arena and party centre offering pay and play tag with a large arena for you to run about shooting your opponents like a loon!
Wakehurst Gardens (4 miles)
Wakehurst Gardens opens the door for children to learn all about nature through a series of fun challenges and adventures!
Wings Museum (4 miles)
Wings Museum A World War Two remembrance museum with plenty of memorabilia and artefacts from that time to learn about and explore. Includes a plane fuselage and a bomb shelter to investigate.
Bluebell Railway (5 miles)
Bluebell Railway Great Steam engine journeys through the Sussex countryside and offer many seasonal specials which appeal particularly to children.
Washbrooks Family Farm (6 miles)
Washbrooks Family Farm A great environment for young children (up to the age of 8) to meet all their favourite farm animals under one roof and enjoy hours of play time in the large indoor and outdoor play areas.
National Cat Centre (7 miles)
National Cat Centre isn't only a place to adopt cats - it also has a great Visitor's Centre and a Nature Trail too.
Tilgate Park (7 miles)
Tilgate Park Has so much to offer from stunning lakes, lawns and gardens to miles of woodland and bridleways for long leisurely walks. Adventure playground, maze, nature centre with animals and water sports opportunities too!
Go Ape Tree Top Junior (7 miles)
Go Ape Tree Top Junior A fun filled experience of canopy exploring, trail blazing and obstacles for all to enjoy. You'll take on crossings over trails and finish with one awesome zip wire.
Go Ape Tree Top Adventure Crawley (7 miles)
Go Ape Tree Top Adventure Crawley The UK's No.1 Forest Adventure. Award winning outdoor adventure activities. Families and friends can enjoy a day out like no other. Fly down zip wires, leap off Tarzan Swings and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some of Britain’s most breathtaking scenery.
Tulleys Farm (7 miles)
Tulleys Farm Mini mazes, giant games, illusions and entertainments, explore the larger mazes at night by torch light and enjoy rides, trampolines and frisbee golf course! Loads of seasonal bonus fun plus animal patch and tea room. Lovely!
K2 Crawley (7 miles)
K2 Crawley A staggering array of sports and leisure opportunities, from the under 8s leisure water, swimming and diving facilities, climbing rock, gynastics and martial arts rooms, football, squash, honestly whatever activity you want to do they have it!
Q Leisure (7 miles)
Q Leisure Activity centre for older kids offering go karting (and a Kids Karting club), quad biking, archery and clay pigeon. Groups are welcome. For kids of 8 years and older.
Ashdown Llama Farm (7 miles)
Ashdown Llama Farm Over 100 beautiful llamas and alpacas, a small herd of reindeer, horses, donkeys, sheep, pigs and poultry! Plus 2 adventure play areas and a bouncy castle, and you can walk with llamas or ride and walk donkeys!
Waterlea Adventure Playground (7 miles)
Waterlea Adventure Playground Adventure Play Ground with an Adventure Cove theme offers indoor and outdoor facilities, parents seating, picnic area, refreshments, sports, pool, art and craft, huge outdoor play structure and a programme of daily events.
Creasys Drive Adventure Playground (7 miles)
Creasys Drive Adventure Playground Adventure Play Ground with a Jungle theme offers indoor and outdoor facilities, parents seating, picnic area, refreshments, sports, pool, art and craft, huge outdoor play structures and a programme of daily events.
Jill Windmill (7 miles)
Jill Windmill A working windmill, built in 1821, located in the South Downs National Park. Jill grinds flour when wind permits. Most suited to children over 7 years old. Recommended as PART of your full day out.
Deers Leap Bikes (8 miles)
Deers Leap Bikes We are a mountain bike park that has 240 acres of trails ranging from family tracks to single track and even sections of north shore. With bikes for hire or test ride a new bike as well as a shop and service centre on site.
Lazer World (8 miles)
Lazer World A fun laser tag war gaming experience with harmless ray guns, cool maze and fun effects for everyone over 6 years. Plus great autism friendly session once a month!
Mini Mayhem (8 miles)
Mini Mayhem A clean and friendly soft play area for children aged from 0 to 10 years, located in the County Mall in Crawley.
Hollywood Bowl Crawley (8 miles)
Hollywood Bowl Crawley Tenpin bowling plus for extra fun there's the Play For Prizes redemption gaming lounge, the modern video gaming arcade, the classic skill based amusements and an honest to goodness karaoke bar. Me-me-me-me-meee….
Millpond Adventure Playground (9 miles)
Millpond Adventure Playground Adventure Play Ground with a Castle theme offers indoor and outdoor facilities, parents seating, picnic area and toddler area, refreshments, sports, pool, art and craft, huge outdoor play structure and a programme of daily events.
Treasure Chest Soft Play Centre (9 miles)
Treasure Chest Soft Play Centre Bright and colourful pirate themed adventure soft play with age appropriate sections up to the age of eleven.
Huxleys Birds of Prey Centre (9 miles)
Huxleys Birds of Prey Centre A wide range of birds from hawks to eagles, falcons to owls, and vultures to kites! Plus a gorgeous Japanese Water Garden. Note limited opening times.
TeamSport Indoor Karting Crawley (9 miles)
TeamSport Indoor Karting Crawley Keep the kids active on an epic 400m indoor karting circuit in Crawley for kids from 8 years old. Our family and kids karting events are a great opportunity to get in the drivers seat and experience adrenaline-fuelled racing fun.
Barneys Playbarn (9 miles)
Barneys Playbarn Play frames and features for 5 to 12s, plus sensory room for children and young adults with learning disabilities.
The Lavender Line (9 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.
Fun Abounds Trampoline Centre (9 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!
Cherry Lane Adventure Playground (9 miles)
Cherry Lane Adventure Playground Adventure Play Ground with a Wild West Town theme offers indoor and outdoor facilities, parents seating, picnic area, refreshments, sports, pool, art and craft, huge outdoor play structures and a programme of daily events.
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!
Woods Mill Nature Reserve (10 miles)
Woods Mill Nature Reserve A mixture of woodland and wetland habitats to explore plus the headquarters of the Sussex Wildlife Trust. There is always something to see, whatever the season. Free to visit.
Chesworth Farm (10 miles)
Chesworth Farm This 90 acre site is managed as a livestock farm, with numerous footpaths around. It is a great place for a car-free bike ride or walk and to experience the countryside and wildlife around you.
The Pavilions In The Park (10 miles)
The Pavilions In The Park Leisure centre with a 25m main pool, 12.5m teaching pool plus Leisure Waters with its heated indoor and outdoor pool areas, water channels, bubble beds, waterfall geysers and jets, flume, water confidence area, Jungle soft play area and cafe.
Ceramic Shack Pottery Painting Studio (10 miles)
Ceramic Shack Pottery Painting Studio is a family orientated Pottery Painting Studio, in the heart of Horsham. Choose an item to paint from our wide range, we also help you with hand and foot prints and birthday parties.
Horsham Museum and Art Gallery (10 miles)
Horsham Museum and Art Gallery Friendly museum telling the history of Horsham through a series of changing exhibitions plus permanent classic like the Gallery Of Toys and the cabinet of curiosities! A good little all weather attraction that is free to visit, great for grandparents.
Big Apple Horsham Superbowl (10 miles)
Big Apple Horsham Superbowl Simple but addictive to play, even the youngest of the party stands a fighting chance when you use the ball rolling ramps and the pop up gutter guards: classic family fun!
Southwater Country Park (10 miles)
Southwater Country Park 90 acres of Country Park with level surfaced paths for a lakeside walk and a selection of outdoor activities including an adventure-style play area, orienteering course, and tuition in canoeing and sailing.
Laser Quest Horsham (10 miles)
Laser Quest Horsham Exhilarating laser tag in a 21st century battle zone for over 6s! Stalk your opponents through an exciting ultra violet labyrinth in this cool futuristic action game. Birthday party packages available too!
Horsham Park (10 miles)
Horsham Park Landscaped Park with a lake and several age range specific play areas including various slides, climbing frames, sand pit and many more.
Little Gems Pottery Painting (10 miles)
Little Gems Pottery Painting Simply pick a pre-made ceramic piece and paint and decorate it however you wish. You can paint your babies hands or feet and print them onto a mug. We also offer birthday parties! Our paint your own pottery studio is suitable for children and adults of all ages.
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.
Little Crafters Pottery Studio (11 miles)
Little Crafters Pottery Studio has a motto: if it isn't messy, it isn't fun!
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.