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Things To Do & Days Out near Newton Abbot
Tumbling Teds Playhouse (< 1 mile)
Tumbling Teds Playhouse Great indoor play centre just for the 6s and under containing slides, ball pool, playhouses, climbing equipment, treehouse and funbus.
Bear Feet Playcentre (< 1 mile)
Bear Feet Playcentre Newton The Bear welcomes you to his huge 8000 sq ft indoor play centre with all the things you would love to play on from the slides to the ball pools and everything in between!
Decoy Country Park (< 1 mile)
Decoy Country Park Large play area with water play features, plus BMX race track and dirt jumps! Other popular amenities include a lake supporting water sports activities and a deliciously deciduous woodland with a trim trail incorporated into it too for you big jobs.
Prickly Ball Farm (2 miles)
Prickly Ball Farm Hedgehog hospital and farm with lots of animals to meet plus daily activities, talks and hands-on fun.
Kingsteignton Swimming Pool (2 miles)
Kingsteignton Swimming Pool closed, may be temporary - review 2017
Torquay Alpine Ski Club (4 miles)
Torquay Alpine Ski Club Skiing, snowboarding and cool ringo tubing: truly something for everyone at all levels of development, absolute beginners totally welcome. Loads of fun, snow or no!
House of Marbles (5 miles)
House of Marbles Featuring the largest marble run in the United Kingdom and quite possibly the world! Glass Making, Game and Marble Museums, push button marble runs, a GIANT floating marble, and a great new outdoor play structure to enjoy! Go early, or you won't to leave!
Rock Garden Caves and Nursery (5 miles)
Rock Garden Caves and Nursery 8 acres of wild gardens, rock walk with great views from the top, ponds, waterfalls, and a small illuminated cave to discover. Set in the picturesque old Palace Quarry. Tea Rooms open from Easter.
Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool (5 miles)
Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool Heated outdoor pool with toddler pool, plus solar powered showers, parkland and refreshment amenities. Fully qualified lifeguards staff the pool at all times. Lessons available outside normal pool hours. Open between April and September.
Chudleigh Lido (5 miles)
Chudleigh Lido Solar heated Lido with lifeguards, all weather shelter, BBQ, heated pool and reasonable rates! Take lessons, get fit, or just have a family splash about.
Cockington Court (5 miles)
Cockington Court Fun indoor and outdoor activities plus special family events to suit all ages. Historic manor house and church in stunning country park setting. Sensory Play park, mystery trail, horse drawn carriage rides, working craftsmen, artists, cafÃ© and handmade gifts for sale. Nature walks and cycling...
The Boulder Bunker (5 miles)
The Boulder Bunker Dedicated bouldering and climbing facility for all ages and abilities.
Shaldon Zoo (5 miles)
Shaldon Zoo A compact yet hugely diverse conservation park, offering observation of rare and endangered species of primate, small mammal, bird and reptile. Loads of information if you want to take it educational, plus keeper talks and bonus experiences.
The Den (5 miles)
The Den Green Flag Awarded park close to the seafront at Teignmouth with a large, award winning childrens play area that combines dry and wet play, a multi use games area, adventure golf course facility and football pitches.
Bygones Victorian Museum (5 miles)
Bygones Victorian Museum Shopping as our grandparents used to shop. Memories of journeys on the romantic steam trains our parents knew. Escape into the magic lands of fantasy where every generation loves to go.
Babbacombe Model Village (5 miles)
Babbacombe Model Village Feel like a giant as you explore 4 acres of award-winning gardens showcasing hundreds of model scenes, vehicles and people.
Occombe Farm (5 miles)
Occombe Farm Working organic farm offering childrens activities, nature and themed trails, a playground and animals to meet as well.
Play Cafe (5 miles)
Play Cafe An Indoor Play Centre that's great fun for kids of all ages !! we offer a variety of fun Including a multi level frame, lounge area, children's hair salon, computer suite, and party rooms for private hire.
Teignmouth Lido (5 miles)
Teignmouth Lido Heated and welcoming outdoor pool with some kids' fun sessions offered. Usual season May through September.
Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery (5 miles)
Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery Medieval Abbey Ruins plus a Historic House and Gardens, Interactive Galleries and Art Collections plus Childrens Trails, Events and Activities.
Waves Leisure Pool (5 miles)
Waves Leisure Pool is a unique, fun, leisure pool with sloping access, flume, wave machine and children's water play activity centre. There is an onsite cafe with soft play for under 8s and refreshments for all.
Tore Abbey (5 miles)
Tore Abbey 800 year old Abbey and grounds to explore, with exciting interactive exhibits, including talking statues and paintings! Special Discovery backpacks and garden trails for the kids, plus a Children’s Medieval Garden, and much more!
Berry Pomeroy Castle (6 miles)
Berry Pomeroy Castle Visit the most haunted castle in Devon! A historic site with a tale of love, deadly deeds and horror! Ruins for the kids to explore, and a great audio tour included in entry price.
The Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail (6 miles)
The Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail Take the whole family on an adventure with the Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail - solve the clues as you explore in the fresh air to reveal whodunit!
Torquays Dinosaur World (6 miles)
Torquays Dinosaur World Bringing dinosaurs and their worlds to life! See amazing life-like dinosaurs, learn about their lives, uncover incredible fossils, enjoy the family quiz and even sit on a dinosaur!
AMF Torquay (6 miles)
AMF Torquay Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. This AMF has 21 lanes plus it's own laser tag arena: excellent!
Quasar Torquay (6 miles)
Quasar Torquay Inviting future warriors over 6 to battle, Quasar provide an atmospheric gaming arena and infra red laser guns, you provide the moving the target! Next generation hide and seek is a zero combat sport.
Torquay Museum (6 miles)
Torquay Museum Family-friendly museum with games, quizzes and trails plus blockbuster exhibitions designed to engage children and adults alike.
Living Coasts (6 miles)
Living Coasts Coastal Zoo and Aquarium where you can mingle with penguins, see otters, octopus and seal plus there are underwater viewing areas and a cafe.
Ashburton Swimming Pool (6 miles)
Ashburton Swimming Pool 21m heated outdoor pool, some fun sessions. Usually opens daily late May through Early September. Swings and lawned area for spectators, plus café serving refreshments. Aqua membership provides use of this and 4 other pools!
Kents Cavern (6 miles)
Kents Cavern at over 500,000 years old these are the oldest human dwellings in the UK and offer tours, trails, underground experience and fun kids' activities! Great if you're looking for fun family days out in Devon.
Paignton Pier (7 miles)
Paignton Pier Victorian pier full of fun packed activities for the whole family, including dodgems, trampolines, crazy golf, mega slide, bouncy castle and loads more! There are also fresh donuts, hand made fudge, and a rock and sweet shop.
Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co (7 miles)
Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co is the holiday line from Paignton with steam trains running in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast to Churston and through the wooded slopes to Kingswear for Dartmouth.
The Monkey House (7 miles)
The Monkey House Indoor play centre and cafe with a cool 2 tier play frame and features including balls, slides and climbing frames!
Canonteign Falls (7 miles)
Canonteign Falls Visit the home of England’s highest waterfall. Over 80 acres to explore with the kids, including Nature Walk and Secret Garden. There is also a children’s assault course, a small play area and giant bunnies! A wonderful family day out.
Paignton Zoo (7 miles)
Paignton Zoo With more animals than anyone else in the South West, you're in for a really wild time - A great day out for the kids and all the family. Looking for an exciting day out in Devon? Come in and get close to over two thousand Come in and get close to over 2000 creatures at one of the South West's most...
River Dart Country Park (7 miles)
River Dart Country Park 90 acres of parkland set in the Dartmoor National Park, with lakes, woodland and more to explore. Adventure playgrounds, plus a number of acitivites avilable for the whole family. You can camp here too!
The Playstation Totnes (7 miles)
The Playstation Totnes is an outdoor and indoor soft play centre. Swings, slides, sandpits, scooters, trike’s, bicycles and push a-longs. 2 tier play frame and a large ball pool. Role play area. Children are safe and secure. Free parking and wi-fi. Cafe serving healthy food.
Totnes Rare Breeds Farm (7 miles)
Totnes Rare Breeds Farm More than just a petting farm, this is a non-profit-making organisation, which relies on the work of volunteers and the great support of its customers. It aims to preserve endangered species of farm animals and the diversity of British wildlife. It is also a fantastic day out!
Reach Outdoors (8 miles)
Reach Outdoors Outdoor activities company offering coasteering, kayak tours, rock climbing and bush craft. Something for all ability and activity levels. Family groups welcome. All safety equipment included in price. Led by qualified instructors.
Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark (8 miles)
Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark Choose from 8 different flumes from the gentle Surf Lagoon to the exhilarating Screamer or the wild Kamikaze. For the younger ones, there's the Submarine Splash and Tiddler's Fun Pool where they can paddle in safety.
Totnes Castle (8 miles)
Totnes Castle A classic Norman motte and bailey castle, founded soon after the Conquest to overawe the Saxon town. A later stone shell-keep crowns its steep mound, giving sweeping views across the town rooftops to the River Dart.
Dart Rock Climbing Centre (8 miles)
Dart Rock Climbing Centre is THE home of indoor rock climbing in the South West. Built by climbers for everyone, Dart Rock provides indoor and outdoor rock climbing activities to the highest of standards in an encouraging and fun atmosphere.
South Devon Railway (8 miles)
South Devon Railway All aboard for a trip on one of the best loved tourist attractions in the West Country. Travel along the stunning valley of the River Dart between Buckfastleigh and Totnes on the longest established steam railway in the southwest.
Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary (8 miles)
Buckfast Butterflies and Otter Sanctuary A tropical landscaped garden filled with exotic butterflies, beautiful birds, fish and terrapins, plus several species of otter. Make sure the bigger kids take a camera!
Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool (8 miles)
Buckfastleigh Swimming Pool is a heated outdoor swimming pool, set in the heart of the Devon countryside in the pretty town of Buckfastleigh. We provide a safe and fun swimming environment for people of all ages.
Becky Falls Woodland Park (8 miles)
Becky Falls Woodland Park Voted the most beautiful place in Devon, with over 50 acres of woodland and waterfall walks to explore, plus hands-on animal encounter shows, a petting zoo, animal feeding sessions and a very popular kids' stamp trail (with a free prize for every child), all included in the entry price.
Haldon Forest Park (8 miles)
Haldon Forest Park Whether you want a quiet stroll or an exhilarating mountain biking or horse riding experience, there's something for you here! 3,500 acres of woodland just fifteen minutes from Exeter with Segways, Cycle Skills Pump Loop, Go Ape and a Woodland Adventure Club!
Go Ape Haldon (8 miles)
Go Ape Haldon 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.
Go Segway (9 miles)
Go Segway Segway tours through Haldon Forest with a choice of two types of eco friendly segways and several different tours available for kids 10 years and older. Children’s Parties offered too!