Coconut Island Play Centre (1 miles)
Coconut Island Play Centre
Offers a superb play experience for children from the under 2s upwards. The main play area has a capacity of 75 children, with a large ball pit, a spooky area and 3 slides. Max height 4ft8.
Wacky Warehouse - New Tardebigge (3 miles)
The Stables Farm Park (3 miles)
The Stables Farm Park
Working farm on the Old Yarr Estate with activities scheduled throughout the day including Animal Encounters, tractor and trailer rides, plus a giant sandpit and play area for younger children.
Imagination Street (4 miles)
An absolutely enormous adventure play area with five levels at some points, role play area, racetrack and football pitch.
Wacky Warehouse - Horse and Jockey (4 miles)
The Transport Museum Birmingham (5 miles)
The Transport Museum Birmingham
Extensive collections of buses, and battery electric vehicles. Cafe/Shop/Picnic area. Kids Kabin activities. On event days (bank holidays etc) there are classic bus rides and a miniature steam railway.
Imagination Street (5 miles)
Brilliantly equipped role play zone, kids' library, computer and play station rooms and immense adventure play structure with zip slides, climbing nets, interactive computers and the largest slides in Worcestershire.
Umberslade Farm Park (5 miles)
Umberslade Farm Park
Young visitors have the opportunity to get close to a wide range of farm animals from the tiniest chickens to the statuesque Shire horses, with hands-on activities and play zones.
Lickey Hills Country Park (5 miles)
Lickey Hills Country Park
Activities include the visitor centre, circular walk, sculpture trail, play park and plenty of open space to ramble and explore.
Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings (6 miles)
Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings
An outdoor museum of buildings in rural Worcestershire with a full and varied family events programme. Enjoy our natural setting and see some of our exciting buildings, including the Windmill, our interactive National Telephone Collection (including a TARDIS!) and the ever-popular outside toilet!
Juggler Soft Play Centre (6 miles)
Juggler Soft Play Centre
Jugglers soft play centre is a children's soft play area, suitable for a wide age range of children. The play centre is in a convenient area of Bromsgrove and has lots of parking, jugglers is a safe place for children to play whilst parents sit back and enjoy a hot drink and watch their children having fun.
Wacky Warehouse - Reservoir (6 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Reservoir
Indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
Barn Studio Ceramics (6 miles)
Barn Studio Ceramics
Housed within the enormous Earlswood Lakes Craft Centre this is a child friendly pottery craft studio who will assist you in your art.
Great Park Fun Factory (7 miles)
Great Park Fun Factory
Multi level soft play adventure with plenty of classic fun features to entertain and exhaust and a separate baby area, attached to a family friendly restaurant.
Umberslade Adventure (7 miles)
Provides a fun outdoor play area for all ages with a wide range of physical and educational experiences. These include our 420ft Zip line, low ropes course, commando course, nature trails, bush craft, camping and fishing.
AMF Hollywood Bowl Birmingham (7 miles)
Treasure Island Play Centre (8 miles)
Treasure Island Play Centre
A themed kids' indoor soft play centre with main frame and under 4s areas plus sports court, with new additions including role-play area, dress up area, reading corner and a fun educational area.
F1 Karting West Midlands (8 miles)
F1 Karting West Midlands
8+ only. Karting race events, training and parties. Race up to 40mph in their 200cc biz karts. Their track is 400m long with 100m main straight.
Tumble Jungle (8 miles)
A brilliant indoor adventure playground where the kids can let off steam regardless of the weather. Astra and drop slides, ball pools, and can you complete the Tumble Jungle Run?
Cocks Moors Woods (8 miles)
Cocks Moors Woods
Leisure pool features a wave machine, a 50 metre flume, interactive water features, baby pool and beach entry. Soft play facility and other sporting opportunities also available.
Ragley Hall (8 miles)
Set in 400 acres of Parkland, Ragley Hall is ideal for fun days out for picnics, play and walks. The Adventure Playground, Maze, Woodland Walk and large picnic area will appeal to kids of all ages. The beautiful Gardens are also open to the public with many hidden treasures the whole family will enjoy. Guided...
Cadbury World (8 miles)
is choc loads of fun, in Bournville. Come and experience the magic, making and history of Cadbury chocolate. With the world's largest Cadbury shop, Cadabra ride and much more, you couldn't ask for a more scrumptious day out.
Selly Manor Museum (8 miles)
Selly Manor Museum
Today, Selly Manor is home to the fascinating LAURENCE CADBURY COLLECTION of furniture. Not for very young children, this is nonetheless a family friendly site which also hosts a variety of annual open days, workshops, exhibitions and popular educational tours.
Play Pod (8 miles)
Three play areas, one for under 11s, one for under 3s and a baby section for under 18months. Also has mini football, karaoke and dancing areas.
1st Bowl Stirchley (9 miles)
1st Bowl Stirchley
Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. Great family fun!
Four Ashes Golf Centre (9 miles)
Four Ashes Golf Centre
12 hole crazy putting course suitable for all the family, plus floodlit driving range, short game practice area and more.
Avonvale MES Miniature Railway (9 miles)
Avonvale MES Miniature Railway
Perfect for those interested in locomotives and kids who just want to see something fun and different. Running on coal fired steam and diesel engines, you'll enjoy your ride, taking in all the sights as you head down the tracks.
Hickory Dickorys Playhouse (9 miles)
Hickory Dickorys Playhouse
Huge soft play frame areas packed with entertainment. Separate play areas for under 12s and under 5s. 8 slides including one of the highest indoor slides of its kind in the UK. Balls pools, trampolines, powerful ball canons, numerous fun obstacles
Droitwich Spa Lido (9 miles)
Droitwich Spa Lido
Heated outdoor swimming pool with a beach area at one end and an integrated fountain, with a dedicated wet-play area besides the main pool.
Tudor Grange Sports Centre (10 miles)
Tudor Grange Sports Centre
Standard swimming and teaching facility also with separate diving pool equipped with 1 and 3m springboards and a 5m platform. There are more sporting opportunities besides.
Birmingham Nature Centre (10 miles)
Birmingham Nature Centre
homes a wide range of animals from across the world. These animals include many charismatic and exciting species like meerkats, lemurs and otters. The Centre has a wide collection of endangered reptiles
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust (10 miles)
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
owns and cares for the five Shakespeare Houses and Gardens in and around Stratford-upon-Avon and offers a wide range of educational opportunities for everyone interested in Shakespeare.
Cannon Hill Park (10 miles)
Cannon Hill Park
an ideal venue for families, with children's play areas and boats for hire on the lake in the summer. There are plenty of picnic areas and refreshments are available. 10 year Green Flag Awarded!
Winterbourne House and Garden (10 miles)
Winterbourne House and Garden
Restored to its former Edwardian glory, downstairs there are exhibition rooms explaining the fascinating history of the house's former occupants. An interactive train set, toy box and rooms full of antique artefacts. Outside, 7 acres of Botanic Garden to be explored and enjoyed.
Oakley Farm Stables (10 miles)
Oakley Farm Stables
BHS approved facility offering lessons for all ages, off road scenic hacking and regular competitions.
Baddesley Clinton (10 miles)
For less boisterous but still curious children, a medieval moated century manor house with a 19th century Catholic chapel, gardens, lakeside walk and nature trail. Tire them out first and there's enough for a couple of hours.
Creation Indoor Climbing Centre (10 miles)
Creation Indoor Climbing Centre
Creation Indoor Climbing Centre - Crag Rats Club run on weekend mornings for kids - plus childrens parties with up to 50 kids catered for. Great idea if you're looking for fun family days out in the Midlands.
Quasar Elite Birmingham (11 miles)
Quasar Elite Birmingham
Quasar is a fun and safe game where each player wears a luminous vest and carries a laser pistol while roaming around in a multi-level maze. The object of each game is simply to laser tag as many people as you can in the set time. Kids go crazy for it! Tenpin bowling also on site.
Stratford Armouries (11 miles)
Stratford On Avon
houses a world-class collection of Arms and Armour from throughout the centuries and across the globe! We are a family friendly visitor attraction situated just outside Stratford upon Avon.
Leasowes Park (11 miles)
Covering 143 Acres, including Halesowen Golf Club, it consists of steeply wooded hillsides, rolling grasslands, small lakes, and streams incising their way through two narrow valleys.
Wacky Warehouse - Old House at Home (11 miles)
Birmingham Botanical Gardens (11 miles)
Birmingham Botanical Gardens
Fifteen acres of safe, secure, clean landscaped gardens with lawns and four glasshouses for children to explore. Indoor and outdoor activities for children and all the family. Picnic areas, outdoor theatre and music during the summer months.
Ackers Adventure (11 miles)
is an outdoor activity centre only 2 miles from the centre of Birmingham. We offer a wide range of activities for all ages (4+) and abilities. These include skiing, tobogganing, climbing, canoeing , kayaking, archery, jungle challenge, birthday parties, school holiday clubs, lessons, clubs, courses, events...
Solihull Ice Rink (11 miles)
Solihull Ice Rink
Family & Disco Sessions, Skating Lessons, Parent & Toddler Classes, Children's Birthday Parties, Function rooms for hire, discounted rates for groups! - Open all year round, 7 days a week!
Bowlplex Birmingham (12 miles)
BBC Birmingham Public Space (12 miles)
BBC Birmingham Public Space
Do you fancy yourself as a TV presenter? Visit us inside The Mailbox and have a go at presenting Newsround or a weather forecast. Have your photo taken with Dr Who's TARDIS and an old Dalek!
Bowling at The Leisurebox (12 miles)
Bowling at The Leisurebox
24 lanes of classic family friendly tenpin bowling, pool, and more, plus a well maintained, child friendly ice rink with special toddler sessions and kiddie's penguin skating aids.
Planet Ice at The Leisurebox (12 miles)
Planet Ice at The Leisurebox
Well maintained, child friendly ice rink with special toddler sessions and kiddie's penguin skating aids, plus 24 lanes of classic family friendly tenpin bowling, pool tables and more.
National Sea Life Centre (12 miles)
National Sea Life Centre
Escape city life and step into tropical paradise of an aquarium in the heart of the buzzing city of Birmingham. At the National SEA LIFE centre you can take an amazing marine voyage beneath the waves and experience so much more! New Penguin exhibit for 2014!
Teamworks Karting Birmingham (12 miles)
Teamworks Karting Birmingham
For 8+. fleet of karts are specially designed to allow youngsters to race at their own pace. They can limit the power for younger drivers as they learn how to drive, and teach all the skills needed to win on the track. They also do parties!
Thanks for all the great things to do in Redditch 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 Herefordshire and Worcestershire can enjoy the great day out as well.
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