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Things To Do & Days Out near Royston
Glazed Creations (< 1 mile)
Glazed Creations is a paint-your-own pottery studio. We offer pottery suitable for children to paint, are able to teach basic techniques and encourage creativity, have a room for birthday parties and can assist with baby hand and foot printing on ceramics or in clay.
Royston Museum (< 1 mile)
Royston Museum is a museum that celebrates local history and local people.
Royston Leisure Centre (< 1 mile)
Royston Leisure Centre Modern swimming facility with a regular giant inflatable session, plus Creepy Crawly Club programming for under 5s offering games, musical sessions and baby gym.
Royston Cave (< 1 mile)
Royston Cave Unique in Europe, it is a man made cavern in the shape of a beehive. Its most remarkable feature is an extensive range of wall carvings: a knights templar cave in the middle of Hertfordshire?!
Bury Lane Fun Barn (2 miles)
Bury Lane Fun Barn Welcoming kids up to 13 years old, thus is a richly detailed farm themed finland with hoof print and tomato trails, cow print slides, duck pond ball pit, giant fruits and veg, balance beams, a sing-a-long Old Macdonald and loads more! Ooh-arr!
Shepreth Wildlife Park (5 miles)
Shepreth Wildlife Park See animals of all kinds, from tigers to creepy crawlies. Get hands on in our Discovery Centre. There are two indoor soft play areas and a cafeteria, as well as an outdoor adventure play with pirate ship and fort! Plus Keeper talks run throughout the day.
Wimpole Home Farm (6 miles)
Wimpole Home Farm Hidden amongst the trees, the Adventure Playground is a popular spot with those who love to climb, slide, scramble and swing, while tiny tots enjoy their own play area and mini pedal tractors. Rare breeds animals and seasonal events.
Imperial War Museum Duxford (7 miles)
Imperial War Museum Duxford One of the world's most spectacular aviation heritage complexes with 200 aircraft, the American Air Museum and a fine collection of military vehicles plus special exhibitions including, the Normandy Experience and Monty. The Museum holds four Air Shows, a Military Vehicle Show plus other events...
Logans Den (8 miles)
Logans Den Is Baldock’s cosy, fun filled soft play kids cafe. We welcome kids aged 0 to 9 to come and play in our indoor play area while parents and guardians relax in our cafe.
CreArtIvity (9 miles)
CreArtIvity is a pottery painting and craft studio aimed at all ages and abilities. We want you to relax, create, make memories and most of all have fun.
Cafe Kidz (9 miles)
Cafe Kidz Indoor play fun for under 7s with a main climbing maze and features plus an enclosed crawlers' domain. Crawl, hdd, run and slide your way to fun and fitness on loads of multi colour multi use play equipment. Parties too: hooray!
North Herts Leisure Centre (9 miles)
North Herts Leisure Centre Tropical Wave plus wacky Water Flume and Wave Machine pool. There is also a children's Swan Slide and Froggy Fountain Water Squirter.
Teamworks Karting Letchworth (10 miles)
Teamworks Karting Letchworth For 8+. A 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!
Church Farm (10 miles)
Church Farm Walk round the farm and visit with the variety of animals, plus enjoy the woodland play area with castles and slides, they're free! You can also buy animal feed and pick up a map of where you can offer it out.
Howard Park and Gardens (10 miles)
Howard Park and Gardens Features a large adventure play area which includes a water play zone with fountains! Enjoy the splash pad, nest and tractor swings, climbing forest, clambering boulders, sand snake, wobble dish and bouncing flowers!
Lammas Land Pool (10 miles)
Lammas Land Pool Adventure playground with a large shallow paddling pool free to use throughout the summer. A short walk away is another free, outdoor pool a bit deeper with lifeguards! Plus the delights of the Fen Causeway nearby too.
Audley End House and Park (11 miles)
Audley End House and Park Charming historical house and estate with Natural History Collection, Victorian Nursery, Coal Gallery, costumed servants demonstrating vintage techniques, huge Organic Kitchen Garden, plus adventure playground, picnicking and play space. Lovely!
The Lodge (11 miles)
The Lodge An RSPB reserve with minor exhibitions and seasonal, child oriented events in The Lodge itself, as well as outdoor trails and bird or wildlife spotting. Be sure to pick up an RSPB Explorer Backpack!
Baulk Wood (11 miles)
Baulk Wood Wonderful stretch of reclaimed woodland and meadows festooned with mini beasts and boasting a large natural style play area with logs, boulders and stepping stones. Den building encouraged!
Audley End Miniature Railway (11 miles)
Audley End Miniature Railway A delightful 1.5 mile ride on Lord Braybrooke's private 10 and a quarter inch gauge railway through Estate woodland. The children all enjoy looking out for the teddies that live in the woods!
Cambridge University Botanic Garden (11 miles)
Cambridge University Botanic Garden A family friendly place of peace to study plants from all over the world in 40 acres of beautiful gardens and glasshouses. Kids should take a camera or sketchbook to get the very most out of it.
Tenpin Cambridge (11 miles)
Tenpin Cambridge is a bowling centre located in Cambridge Leisure Park, Clifton Way, Cambridge. We have 28 modern fully computerised lanes, American Pool tables, Amusement Arcades all catered towards families and kids. There is also the Beach Road Cafe Bar for some delicious meal and snack options!
The Cambridge Mystery Treasure Trail (11 miles)
The Cambridge Mystery Treasure Trail Together you will be hunting for the answers to our clues and solving the mystery of this self guided themed walk around Cambridge. The Cambridge Mystery Treasure Trail is guaranteed to get the whole family involved.
Wandlebury Country Park (12 miles)
Wandlebury Country Park A natural adventure playground: explore the Iron Age Ring ditch and romp in 100 acres of woodland and meadows! Space to picnic, play games, walk on gentle chalk hills and enjoy the wildlife.
The Fitzwilliam Museum (12 miles)
The Fitzwilliam Museum Enjoy tales of mighty rulers, warrior kings and powerful armies, plus explore world class collections of works of art and antiquities, and pick up a Fitz Kit full of adventurous activities for kids to embark on in the galleries!
Clip n Climb Cambridge (12 miles)
Clip n Climb Cambridge is a climbing centre with 20 walls to test you - plus a few extra challenges…
Hitchin Lavender (12 miles)
Hitchin Lavender Enjoy the sight and smell of lavender as you wander through over 15 acres of a plant that has been grown in Hitchin for hundreds of years. Free entry for under 14s.
Saffron Walden Museum (12 miles)
Saffron Walden Museum We are a family friendly museum where you can have fun exploring ancient history, natural history, local history and world cultures. We have an archaeological sandpit, where you can come and excavate, animals to stroke, microscopes to peep through, fossils, quizzes and much, much more.
Kings College Chapel (12 miles)
Kings College Chapel The Choral Services and Concerts at King's are an iconic Cambridge visit and a breathtaking live musical experience for any age, with differing choir combinations to choose from and special events throughout the year!
Oxbridge Tours (12 miles)
Oxbridge Tours Tours of Cambridge, Ghost Tours, Punting Tours, Bike Tours, Tours of Oxford, Alice in Wonderland Tour, Harry Potter Tour, Tours for Kids, University Introduction tours, and more!
Whipple Museum of the History of Science (12 miles)
Whipple Museum of the History of Science holds a pre-eminent collection of scientific instruments and models, dating from the Middle Ages to the present including microscopes and telescopes, sundials, early slide rules, teaching and demonstration equipment, pocket electronic calculators and laboratory apparatus!
Parkside Pools (12 miles)
Parkside Pools 25m fitness pool and combined teaching and diving pool with moveable floor. They also have two flume rides: one single, and one suitable for two people, plus a children's leisure pool.
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences (12 miles)
Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences Varying range of exhibitions, encompassing more than 500 million years of Earth's history, plenty of it dinosaur related. Try the Trail after!
Footprint Tours (12 miles)
Footprint Tours Walking and cycling tours with a novel approach using the more fun and interesting historical facts bound to interest children. You pay what you think it is worth!
The Roman Sandy (12 miles)
The Roman Sandy is an open exhibition free to all which displays locally discovered Roman artefacts in an interesting fashion.
Space 2 Play (12 miles)
Space 2 Play We offer a spectacular and excitingly challenging 5 level play frame that reaches over 10m in height that is specifically designed with both children and adults in mind, as we strongly encouraging family members to get actively involved in play.
Cherry Hinton Water Play Area (12 miles)
Cherry Hinton Water Play Area Free access pair of paddling pools with a connecting bridge and an attached adventure play area plus tennis court, May through September.
Cambridge Science Centre (12 miles)
Cambridge Science Centre Educational based shows, workshops, lectures and hands-on exhibitions: great for keeping little minds and little fingers busy!
Museum of Cambridge (12 miles)
Museum of Cambridge Local social history museum housed in a 17th-century timber framed building, which operated as the White Horse Inn for 300 years. Wondeful, varied collections are displayed in nine room settings, each filled with intriguing objects, some dating back to the1600s.
Jungle Jims Playland (12 miles)
Jungle Jims Playland 2 separate play zones for differing age ranges, with loads of features in both and terrific additional activities during school holidays. Smaller kids' zone also had daily led activities of it's own.
Jubilee Play Centre (12 miles)
Jubilee Play Centre High activity equipment for older children, plenty of adventure play fare for kids and much has designed to be suitable for every level of physical ability or disability. Plus Aircraft Collection and Vintage Garden to explore!
Jesus Green Pool (12 miles)
Jesus Green Pool Unheated outdoor swim facility with natural windbreak. There are plenty of grassed and paved areas for sunbathing.
Fairlands Valley Park (13 miles)
Fairlands Valley Park Activities include fishing, sailing bell boats and dragon boats, paddling pools and children's play area. New to the park is a state of the art climbing wall!
The Shuttleworth Collection (13 miles)
The Shuttleworth Collection Aircraft hangers chocablock with a massive collection of aeroplanes, loads of events going on all year, a must for the budding wright brothers in your house! Now with new historic bus collection!
Centre for Computing History (13 miles)
Centre for Computing History is a hands on, interactive computer and video games museum dedicated to the history of the technology that has changed our lives! Many of the computers can be played with and we have programming guides for you to follow and learn to code!
Pots of Art Ceramics Studio - Hitchin (13 miles)
Pots of Art Ceramics Studio - Hitchin Paint your own pottery studio, build a bear parties and decopatch. There is so much to do at Pots of Art - one of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Hertfordshire
Cambridge Museum of Technology (13 miles)
Cambridge Museum of Technology The museum shows the history of power through the ages, collections include letterpress-printing and pump station equipment, information and artefacts from local industries.
Little Rascals Indoor Play Party Centre (13 miles)
Little Rascals Indoor Play Party Centre Indoor Soft Play Centre with Multi-Zone Play Frame, Baby and Toddler area. Ball Pools, Wendy House, Slide and Lots of Toys. Term Time Activities, Birthday Parties, Discos and of course Coffee, Lunch, Snacks and Dinners too!
Hitchin Swimming Centre (13 miles)
Hitchin Swimming Centre Heated indoor and outdoor pools, with both types of toddler pool too plus custom Poolside Baby Seats! Lidos open May through September. Easy disabled access and disabled pool hoists.
Linton Zoo (13 miles)
Linton Zoo There is a wealth of rare and exotic creatures to see including Grevy's Zebra, Snow Leopards, Tigers, Lions, Tapirs, Lemurs, Binturongs, Owls, Parrots, Giant Tortoises, Tarantula Spiders and many others.