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Things To Do & Days Out near Kingsbarns
Scotland's Secret Nuclear Bunker (3 miles)
Scotland's Secret Nuclear Bunker Hidden beneath an innocent Scottish Farmhouse, follow the tunnel to 24,000 square feet of Secret accommodation. The size of 2 football pitches atop one another, 100 feet underground. Had there been Nuclear War, this is where Scotland, would have been Governed. Discover the twilight world of the Government...
East Sands Leisure Centre (6 miles)
East Sands Leisure Centre a free form leisure pool with zero entry sloping beach area, cute tropical palms, thrilling giant flume slides and a giant aqua run inflatable assault course! Plus swimming lessons and group Parent Toddler swim sessions.
Scottish Fisheries Museum (6 miles)
Scottish Fisheries Museum is a multi-award winning national museum which tells the story of Scottish fishing from the earliest times to the present. A guided tour takes approximately 90 minutes and themed tours can be arranged to link in with specific projects or interests.
The St Andrews Treasure Trail (6 miles)
The St Andrews Treasure Trail Discover the location of the long lost missing treasure as you complete this self guided themed Treasure Trail. Solve the clues on this treasure hunt as you see the sights of St Andrews.
Nibbles And Giggles (7 miles)
Nibbles And Giggles for under 7s only. A community play centre with a selection of traditional toys, fancy dress, puppets, train sets and cubby houses.
St Andrews Aquarium (7 miles)
St Andrews Aquarium Full of adventure, fun and learning for children and adults alike, here you can come face to face with some of the more beautiful and dangerous creatures of the watery world, meet our two loveable seals, our meerkats or new to the aquarium, our waddle of Humboldt penguins!
British Golf Museum (7 miles)
British Golf Museum Re Opened after major refurbishments in 2015 this is the history of golf at it's best, and it's best is better than ever!
St Andrews Museum (7 miles)
St Andrews Museum Museum exploring the heritage of St Andrews telling its story from medieval to modern times with a lively series of temporary exhibitions and a regular programme of talks, concerts and childrens workshops.
St Andrews West Sands (7 miles)
St Andrews West Sands Popular for walking, running and swimming, this sandy Blue Flag Awarded beach is famously the opening setting for Chariots of Fire.
Craigtoun Country Park (8 miles)
Craigtoun Country Park offers a wide range of attractions including acres of beautiful landscaped parkland, adventure playground, Boats and Pedaloes, trampolines, bouncy castle, putting, crazy Golf, pedal cars, cafe and one of Scotland's oldest miniature railways, situated 5 minutes from St Andrews.
Scholland Equestrian at Kilconquhar (9 miles)
Scholland Equestrian at Kilconquhar BHS approved facility offering lessons, trekking, riding, woodland trails and is a main centre for the Riding for the Disabled Association.
Barbarafield Riding School (14 miles)
Barbarafield Riding School TRSS approved lessons and farmland hacking. Absolute beginners welcomed with hacking short cuts available to keep everyone happy. Regular Fun Days and Pony Days available too!
Sandy Sensation (14 miles)
Sandy Sensation Adventure playgrounds for juniors and toddlers and water play at this seafront location with Crazy Golf and Tennis in the summer months too.
Monifieth Blue Seaway (14 miles)
Monifieth Blue Seaway Large play areas for juniors and toddlers at this seaside location plus putting, tennis, bowling green, and wheeled sports.
Barnhill Rock Garden (14 miles)
Barnhill Rock Garden A beautiful garden, peaceful and off the beaten track with a number of mixed planted islands, an integrated fountain and a great variety of plants to enjoy. Picnic tables and seats to use as you enjoy the views.
Broughty Castle (14 miles)
Broughty Castle Museum housed in an imposing castle close to Broughty Ferry beach and with displays, events and activities for everyone.
Wee Kingdom (15 miles)
Wee Kingdom Small folks' and big folks' play frames, party packages and friendly cafe with homemade cake all with a castley theme!
Barry Water Mill (15 miles)
Barry Water Mill Enjoy the splash of the waterwheel and the smell of grinding corn in this picturesque 19th-century working mill.
Action Zone Indoor Play Centre (15 miles)
Action Zone Indoor Play Centre -an interactive indoor adventure play centre. Open all year round with Ball Cannons, Ball Juggler, Slides. We are where all the fun is. Kids can enter up to 57 inches tall.
Leven Beach (15 miles)
Leven Beach Blue Flag awarded beach with amusements adjacent from arcade, to kiddies' rides, to crazy golf. Shallow swimming ok, but no lifeguard cover.
Levenmouth Swimming Pool (16 miles)
Levenmouth Swimming Pool No ordinary pool, this Centre offers fun for all the family with its wave machine, giant aqua slide flume, exploding water cannons and geysers.
HM Frigate Unicorn (16 miles)
HM Frigate Unicorn Step on board this historic Warship and travel back in time to the days when Britannia ruled the waves. Now one of the six oldest ships left in the world.
Methil Heritage Centre (16 miles)
Methil Heritage Centre This child friendly and volunteer run museum often hosts fun, family-oriented exhibitions with lots of activities to take part in for toddlers upwards. Exhibitions regularly change, so plan ahead if you can!
The Factory Skatepark (16 miles)
The Factory Skatepark The UK's first custom built indoor extreme sports arena for Boarding, Blading and BMXing. With special beginners' sessions available for over 5s!
The Fun Factory (17 miles)
The Fun Factory is a custom built indoor Soft Play Family Entertainment Centre. The Fun Factory provides an activity centre for children with sections for those age 1 to 4 and another for those aged 5 to 11 years. There is also a sensory area specifically for children with additional or special needs.
Battlefield LIVE Dundee (17 miles)
Battlefield LIVE Dundee Authentic combat entertainment experience using military grade infra-red gaming guns for anyone over 8 years old.
Dundee Museum of Transport (17 miles)
Dundee Museum of Transport Opening 26 April 2014 at this temporary location, this new Museum will be dedicated to the transport heritage of Tayside and beyond.
Discovery Point (17 miles)
Discovery Point Hands on interactive features, audiovisual shows, computer based multimedia and fascinating displays of artefacts will draw your family into the rich history of Captain Scott's Antarctic Expedition Vessel!
Dundee Treasure Trail (17 miles)
Dundee Treasure Trail Get out and about with the kids exploring Dundee with a difference with this self guided themed Treasure Trail. Follow the directions whilst hunting for the answers to the clues to discover the location of the long lost treasure!
Scottish Seabird Centre (17 miles)
Scottish Seabird Centre This award winning Centre has something for all ages. including soft play zone and wildlife cinema! The world leader in remote wildlife viewing, featuring interactive cameras beaming incredible live close ups of nearby marine wildlife onto giant screens.
Dundee Science Centre (17 miles)
Dundee Science Centre Immerse yourself in their interactive exhibitions! Move a ball with the power of your mind; Enjoy dramatic science demonstrations; See yourself in infrared; Morph yourself into an ape; Investigate a crime; Try keyhole surgery or Take part in a science show!
Olympia Leisure Centre (17 miles)
Olympia Leisure Centre The leisure pool features are a rapid river, wave pool and seated bubble beds, plus toddler’s pool with smaller slide and more fun features! Several flumes have cutting edge features including 3D holograms, clear sections and LED light effects!
Fingers and Thumbs Crafts Centre (17 miles)
Fingers and Thumbs Crafts Centre We have a large selection of crafts for all the family. You can just drop in anytime and enjoy ceramic painting or decopage. We have a wide range of items to suit all ages! Celebrate your Birthday with us or join in one of our workshops, run during the holidays!
The Scottish Deer Centre (17 miles)
The Scottish Deer Centre A visit to the picturesque Scottish Deer Centre is a truly unique experience where the whole family is guaranteed to find something to enjoy. Daily talks and feeding sessions, woodland trails, treetop walkways. inside shelter areas for the family picnic and children's indoor play area.
Monikie Country Park (17 miles)
Monikie Country Park Country Park with reservoirs and water sports, woodland adventure playground, high ropes course and parkland with a Ranger Service offering events and activities.
Avertical World Climbing Centre (17 miles)
Avertical World Climbing Centre Tayside’s only dedicated indoor climbing centre with over 300 routes for both top rope and lead climbing plus a bouldering area. Regular kids' club held at weekends. For ages 5 and over.
Verdant Works (17 miles)
Verdant Works A great day out for all the family. Hands on interactive displays and Computer-based multimedia, an Audio visual show and there are Guided Tours available.
Kerr's Miniature Railway (18 miles)
Kerr's Miniature Railway is located on the seafront of Arbroath. It is a miniature railway where children can enjoy a 5 minute long journey. There is also a miniature bus and fire engine which operate along the promenade. Children can also enjoy picnics on the grass whilst watching the trains go by.
Yellowcraig (18 miles)
Yellowcraig Isolated mix of woodland, dune grassland and coast plus a great play park to boot!
Arbroath Signal Tower (18 miles)
Arbroath Signal Tower Museum and tower building. You can find out about the fascinating history of the Bell Rock Lighthouse and visit the outhouse to see the massive lens of the last manually operated lamp.
Dundee Law (18 miles)
Dundee Law Climb this extinct volcano for views of Dundee and beyond with an observation point, art and fact panels to guide your way.
Muddy Boots (18 miles)
Muddy Boots is a family run kids' adventure play centre situated next to a fabulously foody Farm Shop and Cafe. With both indoors and outdoors activities including zorbing, giant jumping pillows, grass sledging, a giant sandpit and giro cars, you have the recipe for endless hours of family fun.
Claverhouse Equestrian Centre (18 miles)
Claverhouse Equestrian Centre is a horse riding school that caters for all abilities, from beginner to advanced. We offer both trekking and lessons. We take children from age 4+, we have no upper age limit. Weight limit of around 16 stone.
Riverside Inn Playzone (18 miles)
Riverside Inn Playzone Soft play at the Riverside Inn, part of the Eating Inn group and offers a three level play frame plus family friendly dining and a garden area.
Ancrum Outdoor Centre (18 miles)
Ancrum Outdoor Centre Almost defying description these guys offer a seriously wide range outdoor activities, wet and dry, active and serene, on foot and by vehicle. Suitable for all abilitiy levels. Take a look!
Mills Observatory (18 miles)
Mills Observatory Space exploration, astronomical displays, planetarium shows and a fully computerised telescope that can detect 30,000 objects in the sky at this observatory.
University of Dundee Botanic Garden (18 miles)
University of Dundee Botanic Garden A Botanic garden with a wide range of plants, trees and shrubs. There are also temperate and tropical greenhouses, a water garden and a herb garden. Family events held throughout the year.
Fun Factory (19 miles)
Fun Factory provides an exciting physical activity centre for children with separate fun filled zones for 1 to 4s and 5 to 11s! There is also a sensory area specifically for children with special needs.
Dundee Ice Arena (19 miles)
Dundee Ice Arena A state of the art multipurpose ice arena offering an excellent skating venue for all ice users. A variety of sessions available, including lessons, Disco, Sunday Funday, and After School sessions. Ice sports also offered, and parties catered for.
Camperdown Wildlife Centre (20 miles)
Camperdown Wildlife Centre The wildlife centre is one of Dundee's most popular attractions and is home to around 50 species of animals, birds and reptiles.