Wacky Warehouse Chesterway (< 1 mile)
Wacky Warehouse Chesterway
features a colourful adventure soft play experience spread over multiple levels plus dedicated toddler zone and beer garden. Attached to a family friendly restaurant.
Anderton Boat Lift (1 miles)
Anderton Boat Lift
Literally a huge machine to lift boats from one river into another, it's so much more exciting to see than the written word conveys! The exhibition has a high interactive content and an entertaining cinematic centrepiece.
Sk8 Madness (1 miles)
This 25,000 square foot skating facility has a beginners' rink, a recreational rink, and an aggressive skate park.
Vale Royal Falconry Centre (4 miles)
Vale Royal Falconry Centre
is a new British birds of prey and wildlife visitor attraction set in the beautiful Cheshire countryside. Suitable for all ages, friends and families can experience these magnificent creatures up close and get involved in handling and flying these beautiful birds under direct supervision.
The 2 Gyms (4 miles)
The 2 Gyms
Great big playcentre - with loads of things to do for young and old
Holly Tree Riding School (4 miles)
Holly Tree Riding School
is a BHS trained and approved riding and hacking facility offering lessons from 3 years, country road hacks, indoor and outdoor arenas, menage with jumps and more besides. Don't say neigh to this one!
Polar Palace (4 miles)
Try the giant astra ski slide, play in the sports zone, whizz around the kiddicar track, crawl through the ice cavern or splash into the ball pools: 3 levels of adventure fun plus dedicated toddler zone.
Cheshire Falconry (4 miles)
With special experiences on offer for over 4s, daily flying demonstrations, Family Falconry sessions plus the weathering lawn and aviary, there's plenty of things to see and do for bird lovers of all ages!
Barnabys Playbarn (4 miles)
This play barn is located at Blakemere Craft Centre and has separate areas for prewalkers, toddlers, and up to 10s each with loads of fun features and a great party package menu!
Blakemere Village (4 miles)
Lots to do at this’village’, from candle making or pot making and painting, to a Falconry centre with birds of prey to meet. Also Segway, archery, bushcraft, and a children’s play area.
Stockley Farm (4 miles)
Hop on the tractor and trailer down to the farm for some hands on fun! Visit the baby animals plus join in at bottle feed time to give them a bottle of milk! You can also watch the cows being milked and see the bird of prey displays held on selected days. There are fabulous Indoor and outdoor play areas and...
Allostock Miniature Railway (5 miles)
Allostock Miniature Railway
Miniature Railway within the grounds of a garden centre which also offers a play area for 5 to 11 year olds, Toby the self drive tram and a cafe. Helps take the pain out of shopping for the smalls!
E-Scape (6 miles)
The UK's first electric off road riding centre welcomes over 6s for some revved up fun on the E-Scape bike fleet! Basics Training is essential, further training is available, all the safety gear is included: what else do you need to know? Off you go!
Fuzzy Eds Salt Cellar (6 miles)
Fuzzy Eds Salt Cellar
Adventure play with indoor facilities for children up to 4ft 9ins tall, and outdoor play for older kids. Attached to family restaurant.
Go Ape Forest Segway (7 miles)
Go Ape Forest Segway
You can enjoy our forest Segway experience in the beautiful Delamere Forest. From two legs to two wheels: for the ultimate forest experience on a rugged all-terrain Segway. It's a totally unique way to tackle the trails in the forest.
Tatton Park (7 miles)
Impressive historic estate with 1,000 acre deer park, featuring a Mansion, Gardens, Farm, and Old Hall to discover. There is also an adventure playground, a maze, and a number of trails to follow.
Go Ape Delamere (7 miles)
Go Ape Delamere
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 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.
Sandstone Trail (8 miles)
One of the finest and most popular long distance walks in North West England, which stretches from the ancient market town of Frodsham to Georgian Whitchurch in rural Shropshire. Free guides available online.
Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre (8 miles)
Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre
Shire Horses are the focus but there are many more spices to visit with and learn about too from mini Shetland ponies to Polecats and Otters!
Pirates Paradise (8 miles)
Indoor childrens playcentre with toddler section, new born babies welcome pirates paradise cater for take away food, top quality menus available, childrenâs party packages available, adults also catered for with deli style lounge free wifi.
CoCos Playbarn (8 miles)
The main play area consists of a large four level play frame sectioned off for different age groups, plus football area and party rooms.
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre (9 miles)
Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre
Our Discovery centre allows families to come and discover the wonders of the Universe and learn about the workings of Jodrell Bank. With an outside play area to let off steam in too.
Phoenix Park (9 miles)
This Green Flag awarded park offers much to do for all ages including climbing boulders, an under 5s play area and an under 12s activity area plus a skatepark and visitors centre.
Norton Priory Museum and Gardens (9 miles)
Norton Priory Museum and Gardens
A safe and friendly place to explore history and get close to nature! Explore and enjoy as a family - it's a museum, a garden, woodland, a nature haven, an art adventure and a peek into the past all rolled into one!
Dizzy Dragons (9 miles)
A brilliantly well Castle themed and decorated soft play adventure with dragons and knights, fortresses and flames, and randomly a giant floor keyboard with recording equipment! There's also a fibre optic sensory baby area and some terrific parties!
Jellybeans Warrington (9 miles)
Fantastic features include huge multi level soft play area plus indoor climbing wall, mini ten pin bowling lanes, amusements, slot racing track, ride in toddler vehicles with track and car wash and a spooky room... Cool!
TeamSport Indoor Karting Warrington (9 miles)
TeamSport Indoor Karting Warrington
This indoor karting venue boasts not just one circuit but two. With a kids and family circuit available plus an adult only track – it’s guaranteed racing fun for all in Warrington.
Castle Park House and Gardens (9 miles)
Castle Park House and Gardens
Attractive historic park with a Green Flag award which, over nine hectares, offers a mixture of formal gardens, wooded areas and lawns, a large play area.
Speedkarting Warrington (9 miles)
2 tracks including the UK's longest triple level indoor circuit, offering family friendly session types and race events for over 8s. All sessions include a full safety briefing and instruction, plus full safety equipment hire.
Warrington Museum and Art Gallery (9 miles)
Warrington Museum and Art Gallery
Museum and Art Gallery with plenty for kids to do and see including a dinosaur, Time Tunnel for hands-on history, changing exhibitions, kids Crafternoons and, during 2013, the Childrens Museum exhibition where kids can see how life as a child has changed.
Skate Academy (10 miles)
A family run roller skating rink offering a pleasant and safe environment to have some fun and develop some skills.
Dunham Massey (10 miles)
Temporarily reborn as The Stamford Military Hospital until end of 2015 and a forerunner for Museum of the Year, it's filled with costumed characters who bring it all to life for kids, alongside a children's quiz trail and gorgeous gardens.
Giddy Kidz Party and Play Centre (10 miles)
Giddy Kidz Party and Play Centre
is a Warrington indoor soft play centre. It offers a fun environment where children play and have parties with friends and family. Activities like rhyme time, painting and baking are carried out daily. Parents can relax while enjoying a fresh coffee or freshly prepared meals from the menu and Wifi is free.
Warrington Quasar (10 miles)
Boasting an amazing 50,000 square feet of combat arena, this is the go to venue for hardened laser tag gamers looking for bigger and better! A zero contact war games with harmless lasers.
Fun2B (10 miles)
Is just what parents have been looking for â" an exciting and adventurous activity centre for 0-11years(height limit 4ft 9), combining fantastic play facilities with an excellent, healthy eating cafÃ©.
Ramp 1 (10 miles)
boasts a smashing 9 areas including BMX rhythm section, stunt airbag, huge bowl, tunnel, beginner zone and under 10 arena. All alongside a gorgeous 65ft long Las Vegas street scene! Kudos!
Wacky Warehouse Mascrat Manor (10 miles)
Wacky Warehouse Mascrat Manor
features a multi level adventure soft play frame with dedicated toddler zone, plus an outdoor adventure playground too. Attached to a family friendly restaurant.
Wheelock Hall Petting Farm (10 miles)
Wheelock Hall Petting Farm
Wide variety of farm animals to pet, feed and observe; plus full size and play pedal tractors, indoor and outdoor playgrounds.
Halton Miniature Railway (10 miles)
Halton Miniature Railway
Known throughout the world to all enthusiasts, this track has a gauge of 7 and a quarter inches, and operates a passenger service in the Town Park.
Runcorn Ski Centre (10 miles)
Runcorn Ski Centre
A small outdoor dry ski run, with 90m, 40m, and 30m slopes with 3 lifts servicing, also offering lessons.
Yellow Sub (10 miles)
Multiple adventure play frames, kids' football arena, a special toddler play area, dedicated party rooms with animated walls and more besides! Plus a new sensory room coming soon!
Nerf Zone (11 miles)
is an indoor attraction for children aged 6 and over. Sharpen your aim in the target range and then put your skills to the test in our battle arena.
Splash Zone (11 miles)
is a popular indoor water factory based at Gulliver’s. Discover sprays, streams and wacky water features throughout. The attraction is suitable for children across all ages, especially toddlers.
Gullivers World (11 miles)
A family theme park designed to cater for families with children between the age of two and thirteen. All its rides and attractions are designed to offer the whole family a full day out of fun and excitement.
Splashzone Warrington (11 miles)
Ultimate indoor water factory filled with sprays, springs, spouts, spinners, streams and super slides, and heated to the perfect temperature. A number of 2 hour sessions available, with limited numbers to prevent overcrowding. Splashtastic parties catered for too!
Silver Blades Ice Rink (11 miles)
Silver Blades Ice Rink
There are different kinds of skating session at the rink, such as Public Skating, After Skool Skate, Chill Out, Disco Skate, Easy Skate, Disco Revival and Family Skate sessions.
Velocity Trampoline Park (11 miles)
Velocity Trampoline Park
over 160 connected trampolines which includes 90 in the free jump zone, a foam filled pit for stunt jumps, slam dunk basketball hoops and extreme dodgeball! With special toddler sessions too!
The Runway Visitor Park (11 miles)
The Runway Visitor Park
Take a front row seat to watch the planes take-off, explore real planes, take home a souvenir and round the day off with a guided tour of BA's flagship Concorde!
Catalyst Science Discovery Centre (11 miles)
Catalyst Science Discovery Centre
Where science and technology come alive through a host of interactive exhibits and hands-on displays. Our award winning centre has three galleries to explore including the glass walled rooftop Observatory reached by the scenic glass lift. Science has never been so much fun!
Thanks for all the great things to do in Northwich 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 Cheshire can enjoy the great day out as well.
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