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Things To Do & Days Out near Rochdale
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Mischief Makers (< 1 mile)
Mischief Makers Indoor play and party centre with a small baby section, toddler zone with ball pit, wobbly skittles and swing, and area for 5 to 11 year olds with 3 level play frame, astroslide, helter skelter and basketball court.
Strike Ten Bowl (1 miles)
Strike Ten Bowl is a Ten Pin Bowling Alley in Rochdale. We also have a Laser Quest arena, arcade area, bar and Diner.
Laser Quest Rochdale (1 miles)
Laser Quest Rochdale is a state of the art laser tag arena for zero contact laser battle! Plus 18 lane Ten Pin Bowling alley in Rochdale, Diner serving hot and cold food, fully licenced Bar with big screen TV and Amusement Arcade.
Roller City Rochdale (1 miles)
Roller City Rochdale is a family friendly 15,000 sq ft facility. A variety of session types available including roller derby.
Team Karting Indoor Entertainment Centre (2 miles)
Team Karting Indoor Entertainment Centre - is an indoor go-karting track in Rochdale, North Manchester. We have a unique all-tarmac, all-weather track and great facilities!
Planet Play (3 miles)
Planet Play One of the largest and the longest established Childrens Indoor Play Centre in the area. Ride the dark slide into a sea of balls, shoot ball cannons, visit the spook room and glide on the runways. Perfect for Birthday parties with private rooms and non stop fun and games!
Tandle Hill Country Park (3 miles)
Tandle Hill Country Park 48 hectares of country park plus play area, cafe and countryside centre.
The Star Tree Studio (3 miles)
The Star Tree Studio is a children's arts and crafts studio shop providing high quality, fun, educational art, craft and creative activities giving children opportunities to be creative, make a mess and learn something new. Activities to suit children age 16 months to 12 years.
Springfield Park Model Railway (3 miles)
Springfield Park Model Railway Model railway in a good sized park with a childrens play area, space for games and picnics, pond with geese and ducks to feed, football and cricket pitches plus tennis courts and outdoor gym.
Jitterbugs Adventure Play Centre (4 miles)
Jitterbugs Adventure Play Centre Family entertainment centre with a huge soft play structure with dedicated toddler, and baby zones, plus a Sports Zone. Loads of fun activities and games with friendly staff such as roller skating and Karate! 2 themed party rooms. Open daily.
Sparkles Play Centre (4 miles)
Sparkles Play Centre 3 level castle themed play area with huge ball pool and separate baby and toddler areas with their own ball pool and slide.
Lancaster Park and Animal Farm (5 miles)
Lancaster Park and Animal Farm is a children’s petting farm where children can meet, touch and feed the animals. We have a range of animals from horses and sheep to rabbits, chipmunks and many more. Play areas with swings, slides and children’s rides are dotted along a scenic nature walk.
Play Oldham (5 miles)
Play Oldham is Oldham’s largest indoor play centre with plenty of challenging equipment and a separate area for babies. The cafe has a 5 star award from Oldham Council. Plenty of free parking right outside the door and on bus route from Oldham to Shaw.
AMF Bury (5 miles)
AMF Bury offers 24 lanes of modern auto-scored tenpin plus bumpers and rolling ramps, so bring everybody, even the ones who can't throw! It's anyone's game!
Snakes and Slides (5 miles)
Snakes and Slides The play centre has dedicated play zones for babies, toddlers and juniors, a spacious area to play football and basket ball and a brand new children's go kart track!
Jungle Js Play and Party Centre (5 miles)
Jungle Js Play and Party Centre is a family run indoor soft play and party centre for children 0 to 11 years, with cafe, toilets and separate play areas for babies, toddlers and under 4s. Highlights include the thrilling 12' Free Fall slide for the very brave and daring!
Wacky Warehouse - Paper Mill (6 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Paper Mill Indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
Tower Of Fun (6 miles)
Tower Of Fun Main play consists of Spiral and Straight Slides, Ball pool, Castle Climb, Interactive Characters such as Wobblin' Goblin, Stepping Stones over Crocodile Creek, with a Football Arena and much more!
Animal Quackers Park Farm (6 miles)
Animal Quackers Park Farm A family run business aiming to bring your family the fun and enjoyment of animals: hugging, feeding and interacting with all of the residents of the farm. Plus play area and pony walks.
Go Wild Bury (6 miles)
Go Wild Bury Features include 3 lane astraslide, a helter skelter slide, canon ball shooters, ball pool, spinning poles, rope bridges, toddler area with own special features, and great CCTV coverage so you can truly keep an eye on hem.
The Fusilier Museum (6 miles)
The Fusilier Museum Home to the collection of the XX Lancashire and Royal Regiment Fusiliers, commemorating in total over 300 years of history and heritage.
Burrs Activity Centre (6 miles)
Burrs Activity Centre Loads of options for adventurous kids over 8 years including kayaking, canoe polo, abseiling, rafting, orienteering, adventure games, archery, indoor climbing wall and an awesome new high ropes course for over 10s!
East Lancashire Railway (6 miles)
East Lancashire Railway The service operates historic steam trains from Rawtenstall to Heywood passing over viaducts and through tunnels.There are special events throughout the year, such as Santa Specials and Friends of Thomas the Tank Engine.
Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre (6 miles)
Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre A multi sensory play centre with 3 specialist playrooms: soft play room, sensory room and interactive room. Hoists in all rooms as well as padded floors and walls so all abilities can come and play. 5 star graded cafe to enjoy lunch or a snack.
Toybox Carvery and Funbox Playbarn (6 miles)
Toybox Carvery and Funbox Playbarn Double levels of play adventure are waiting to entertain the smalls inside this family friendly Carvery restaurant.
Cheeky Chimps Childrens Play Centre (7 miles)
Cheeky Chimps Childrens Play Centre Kids can monkey around in the jungle gym, slither down the spiralling snake slide, or become a hidden crocodile in the ball pit, and for the mums and dads we have comfortable seating, complimentary magazines, and a cafe serving hot and cold drinks and food from our menu.
Heaton Park Golf Centre (7 miles)
Heaton Park Golf Centre Features 18 each of pitch and putt or championship golf courses, plus First Tee Coaching Sessions available at their academy for ambitious kids! Absolutely loads to do in surrounding Heaton Park too.
Stonerig Raceway (7 miles)
Stonerig Raceway Scalextric attraction that has 9 large themed tracks you can race round, each offering different challenges. All the tracks are computerized with great features like F1 starting grid, recorded speed, and lap counting. Plenty to keep everyone entertained!
Heaton Park (7 miles)
Heaton Park is a great Animal Centre, two dedicated children's play areas providing a range of activities for children aged from 3 years up to 14 years, rowing boats, tram rides, pitch and putt and more.
Jungle Mayhem (7 miles)
Jungle Mayhem Indoor soft play centre suitable for ages 0 to 11. Fantastic soft play frame including 4 lane slide and ball pool with suction tubes and ball shower! Separate baby and toddler area with Little Tykes Cars. Sports Zone and Dance Machine!
Emilys Paint A Pot (7 miles)
Emilys Paint A Pot studio is for children of all ages to explore their creativity. Choose from a wide range of arts and crafts including ceramics painting, decopatch, foam clay, glass painting and more. Imprints and castings are also available from newborns upwards.
Play2 Diggle (8 miles)
Play2 Diggle is a indoor play centre for children aged 8 years and under in Diggle, Oldham.
Wacky Warehouse - Old Cobblers Inn (8 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Old Cobblers Inn Quality indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant boasting a brand new pirate themed menu! Yarr!
Funtastic Play Centre (8 miles)
Funtastic Play Centre Indoor Play Centre. 0 to 10 years. Play frames, Slides, Trampolines, Ball pools, fabulous elevated Sports Court, Toddlers area, Cafe, Meal Deals, Parties, Parking, Holiday Club and much more. Specifically designed from a parent’s point of view.
Ski Rossendale (8 miles)
Ski Rossendale Dry Ski Slope offering skiing and snow boarding session and lessons for all ages and ability levels. Kids' Club held every Saturday morning, with classes for 2 different age groups. A great outdoor activity for all the family to enjoy!
Daisy Nook Country Park (8 miles)
Daisy Nook Country Park 40 hectares of country park with woodland, canals, river, picnic sites, bird watching, orienteering, fishing and play areas for under 5s and over 5s will blow away the cobwebs!
Museum of Transport (9 miles)
Museum of Transport 100 years of public transport history from a horse bus of 1890 to the prototype Metrolink tram of 1990, with tea rooms, gift shop and friendly experts!
Grip and Go (9 miles)
Grip and Go is a unique indoor climbing and adventure centre for over 4s.
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum (9 miles)
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum Discover how raw wool and cotton were traditionally transformed into cloth, learn Lancashire's part in the Industrial Revolution, and see the giant waterwheel work!
Monolos (9 miles)
Monolos is an Halal American Diner complete with a indoor play centre. We also boast a Xbox Gaming zone and toddler area. We offer diners the experience of having a relaxing meal whilst the kids run wild and enjoy themselves
Standedge Tunnel and Visitor Centre (9 miles)
Standedge Tunnel and Visitor Centre Occupies a unique spot in the heart of the Pennine countryside. More importantly, it is the longest canal tunnel in Britain and makes a perfect family day out in Yorkshire.
Laser Quest Manchester (9 miles)
Laser Quest Manchester is an indoor laser tag centre located in Manchester used by children and adults. Laser Quest Manchester specialise in hosting children’s Birthday Parties.
Bizzy Bouncers (9 miles)
Bizzy Bouncers Fully inflatable indoor play centre, offering a unique spin on indoor play.
The Skate Station (9 miles)
The Skate Station Great roller skating indoor family fun. We pride ourselves on providing a safe and fun environment. All children must be accompanied with a parent guardian. All adults must be accompanied with child. Sizes Jnr 8 to Adult 12. Refreshments and snacks available from our onsite cafe.
Runamok (9 miles)
Runamok Multicoloured multitiered adventure soft play with dedicated baby play area and cafe.
Curly Whirleez (9 miles)
Curly Whirleez Largest indoor play centre in the area with multi level play frame, and separate toddler area. Includes café, sports court, gymnastics room and 4 party rooms! Open daily with plenty to keep the kids amused.
AMF Hollywood Bowl Manchester (9 miles)
AMF Hollywood Bowl Manchester Kids love bowling, and if they are under 6 they can use a ramp and gutter guards. Great family fun!
National Cycling Centre (9 miles)
National Cycling Centre Britain’s first indoor Olympic cycling track with a comprehensive programme of activities that are suitable for all levels of ability. There is also a BMX track and a Mountain Bike trail, plus a Skills Zone. Also has courts for other sports.
The Fun Depot (9 miles)
The Fun Depot Bright and cheery age segregated play areas, a peaceful sensory room, fully equipped sports court, and a dedicated nursing and feeding room.
Kids Play Area at Rock Over Climbing (10 miles)
Kids Play Area at Rock Over Climbing is a new kids' play area in Central Manchester, with two great slides, a castle, tunnels and dozens of toys to play with. Bring the kids down for free until Christmas. After Christmas it’s still fantastic value to bring the kids!