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Family Days Out near to Leeds
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Leeds City Museum (< 1 mile)
Leeds
Leeds City Museum offers an exciting and fun day out for visitors of all ages. Showcasing hands on exhibitions, displays, interactive games and video displays, the museum is a great cultural addition to the heart of Leeds.
Curious About Leeds (< 1 mile)
Leeds
Curious About Leeds is a unique experience: 2 treasure hunt style walks of discovery to keep the whole family intrigued and amused. Answer clues and match pictures, whilst reading stories about this diverse, multicultural city. Buy or download the booklet then explore in your own time.
1st Bowl Leeds (< 1 mile)
Leeds
1st Bowl Leeds Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. Great family fun!
Royal Armouries Leeds (< 1 mile)
Leeds
Royal Armouries Leeds Learn about arms and armour from around the world and during the summer you can watch displays of jousting, falconry and horsemanship. Over 8,500 objects on display in 5 galleries.
Pole Position Indoor Karting (1 miles)
Leeds
Pole Position Indoor Karting The 580m long high spec tarmac circuit is the longest indoor circuit in Yorkshire and incorporates tunnels, bridges, elevated pit areas and an underpass. Earliest age for induction training is eight.
The Works Skatepark (1 miles)
Leeds
The Works Skatepark Charity run skatepark with really excellent facilities and ethos offering comprehensive equipment and skill training facilities.
Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills (1 miles)
Leeds
Leeds Industrial Museum at Armley Mills Armley Mills now houses the Leeds Industrial collections, including trains and old TV cameras as well as the looms and mules involved in the weaving process and the smallest working 1920s cinema in the world.
AMF Hollywood Bowl Leeds (1 miles)
Leeds
AMF Hollywood Bowl Leeds Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. Great family fun!
Thackray Museum (1 miles)
Leeds
Thackray Museum Visit the award-winning Thackray Museum for a lively and fun day out for everyone. From a Victorian operating theatre to the wonders of modern surgery, the museum's galleries, collections and interactive displays bring to life the history of medicine.
Meanwood Valley Urban Farm (2 miles)
Leeds
Meanwood Valley Urban Farm is a city farm near Leeds city centre with farm animals, farm shop, cafe and a play area. There are gardens, wildlife habitats, woodland walks and a bird hide.
The Leeds Wall (2 miles)
Leeds
The Leeds Wall Climbing Centre with a wide range of climbing routes and bouldering and with the Lizards Club for under 18s and Birthday Parties too.
Middleton Railway (2 miles)
Leeds
Middleton Railway The oldest working railway in the world. A working Accredited Museum of standard gauge industrial steam and diesel locomotives. In the modern Engine House learn how Leeds made more locomotives than any other city or town in England. Complete your visit with a ride on the train to where the Middleton Coal...
Jungle Kids (2 miles)
Leeds
Jungle Kids 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.
Thwaite Mills Watermill Museum (2 miles)
Leeds
Thwaite Mills Watermill Museum Located on an island surrounded by river and canal this museum offers you beautiful surroundings plus a working watermill museum and Georgian House to explore.
Jackrabbits Pottery (3 miles)
Leeds
Jackrabbits Pottery - is a family and buggy friendly paint your own pottery studio for adults and children of all abilities to explore their creative sides. We supply the relaxed atmosphere plus a wide range of materials and inspiration, just bring your imagination. You can also capture your little oneâs hand or footprints.
Abbey House Museum (3 miles)
Leeds
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.
Roundhay Tropical World (3 miles)
Leeds
Roundhay Tropical World - is home to a number of animals, including; crocodiles, butterflies, bats, snakes and a gorgeous meerkat family! There is also a bird collection that includes rare species. The attraction is just three miles north of the city centre.
Temple Newsam (4 miles)
Leeds
Temple Newsam A magnificent Tudor Jacobean mansion set in 1500 acres of scenic parkland, mysterious woodland and one of Europe's largest working Rare Breeds Farms.
Wacky Warehouse - Lawnswood Arms (4 miles)
Leeds
Wacky Warehouse - Lawnswood Arms Indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant. Also has an outdoor play area for the better weather!
Munchkins (4 miles)
Leeds
Munchkins Play centre for 0-11s with a three level play structure for older children and a dedicated structure for under 3s.
Jigsaw Gyms (4 miles)
Leeds
Jigsaw Gyms Play centre with a multi sensory play area for children under 1 year old, a dedicated toddler area for 1 – 3 years and a multi level play structure for children aged 4 years and over.
Little Bees Play and Party (4 miles)
Leeds
Little Bees Play and Party Featuring 3 play areas for under 11s: the toddler area, the car track, and the main adventure play which includes wavy slide, aerial glide, construction zone and sports area.
Kids Club House Ltd (4 miles)
Leeds
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...
The Depot (5 miles)
Leeds
The Depot Bouldering is a fantastic way for children to exercise along with having a great time and making new friends. They offer kids' clubs here so for 7s and over.
ArtBug Studio (5 miles)
Paudsey
ArtBug Studio is an artist-led art studio for children and young people based in Pudsey.
Cottonbudz (5 miles)
Leeds
Cottonbudz Soft play centre and cafe, providing a range of activities and parties for children in a safe, fun and enjoyable environment.
Jackaboos (5 miles)
Leeds
Jackaboos 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 with kids.
Playdayz Ltd (5 miles)
Leeds
Playdayz Ltd Fabulous playcentre with soft play area designed for babies, a toddler area, and a disco area and main play area designed for the over 5's.
Swithens Farm and Play Barn (5 miles)
Leeds
Swithens Farm and Play Barn Farm site where you can meet and feed the animals, play in the indoor play barn with its 2-level play structure and separate toddler area and enjoy the cafe and farm shop too.
Golden Acre Park (5 miles)
Leeds
Golden Acre Park 55 hectares of Gardens and mature Woodland surrounding an attractive lake which is home to many species of wildfowl. Adjacent is Breary Marsh Local Nature Reserve, a haven for wildlife.
Battlefield Leeds (6 miles)
Leeds
Battlefield Leeds Authentic team based combat experience using infrared technology so totally safe and pain free. Exciting, all action outdoor activities for ages 7 and older. A number of scenarios available to play.
Fuzzy Eds at Sun Lofthouse (6 miles)
Wakefield
Fuzzy Eds at Sun Lofthouse offers it's trademark standard of adventure play with indoor facilities for children up to 4ft 9ins tall, with sliding, climbing, tunnels, bridges and balls. Plus outdoor play for older kids.
Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park (6 miles)
Batley
Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park Museum set in 36 acres of parkland and woodland with lots of play equipment for the kids outside and lots to see inside too.
Oakwell Hall Country Park (6 miles)
Batley
Oakwell Hall Country Park Beautiful Elizabethan manor plus 100 acres of country park with excellent visitor facilities, a cafe, a well-stocked shop and a large adventure playground.
The Playbarn (7 miles)
Bradford
The Playbarn 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.
Harewood House (7 miles)
Leeds
Harewood House You'll find all sorts of activities here for family fun: the Adventure Playground, exotic species in the Bird Garden, dressing up Below Stairs and craft activities, the big problem will be trying to fit it all into one day! One of the best places to visit for family fun and things to do in West Yorkshire...
Eccleshill Pool (7 miles)
Bradford
Eccleshill Pool 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!
Rascals Childrens Soft Play Centre (7 miles)
Batley
Rascals Childrens Soft Play Centre We are an indoor soft play centre with free on site parking located next to Alexandria Mills, Batley. The perfect place for your little ones to play in a safe environment. Ideal for kids parties and group bookings
Sunnybank Play Park (7 miles)
Bradford
Sunnybank Play Park Indoor soft play and party place for children up to the age of 11 with a multilevel play frame, cafe and offering parties.
The Barn (7 miles)
Leeds
The Barn Indoor heated Barn on this farm site with a variety of play areas, including ride on tractors, a bouncy castle, large sand pit, and baby soft play.
Leeds Sailing and Activity Centre (7 miles)
Leeds
Leeds Sailing and Activity Centre A Sailing and Activity Centre that offers school holiday programmes for children and lots of water-based activities to try out as a family.
Monkey Maze (7 miles)
Leeds
Monkey Maze Play centre with a genuine 3 dimensional jungle maze, this soft play area will keep your children occupied for hours and with a dedicated area for under 2s, a cafe and party rooms too.
Bradford Industrial Museum (7 miles)
Bradford
Bradford Industrial Museum Museum on the site of a former Worsted Mill complete with mill managers house and a terrace of back-to-back houses. Inside there is exhibitions that include working textile machinery, steam power, engineering, printing and motor vehicles, along with temporary exhibitions programme and a shop.
Fuzzy Eds George and Dragon (7 miles)
Bradford
Fuzzy Eds George and Dragon Indoor play area with loads of slides and fun features, plus dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
Red House (7 miles)
Cleckheaton
Red House 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.
Funsters Childrens Play (7 miles)
Bradford
Funsters Childrens Play An Indoor Soft Play Activity Centre where children can have fun and play in a safe, clean environment, from cargo nets and slides to ball pits and crawl tubes.
Wacky Warehouse - Stanley Ferry Marina (8 miles)
Wakefield
Wacky Warehouse - Stanley Ferry Marina Historic waterside pub with great indoor play facilities including a toddler and baby zone and good disabled access throughout.
The Play Station (8 miles)
Ossett
The Play Station This is an exciting new indoor play centre for 0 to 12 years which has a large climbing frame and slides, it has a football court and basketball court for the older ones and loads of themed sessions like baking!
Tumble Town Adventure Land (8 miles)
Leeds
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.
Krazy Kids Adventure World (8 miles)
Heckmondwike
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

Thanks for all the great things to do in Leeds 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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