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Things To Do & Days Out near Sawley
Leaping Lizards Play Centre (3 miles)
Leaping Lizards Play Centre Indoor adventure play with all the classic elements and a toddler zone, plus pre school and other special sessions and a range of parties! Woohoo!
Battlestorm Clitheroe (3 miles)
Battlestorm Clitheroe is a state of the art indoor Laser combat attraction for all the family, featuring a wide variety of missions, interactive features, tactics and above all fun. Your can choose to turn up with friends, book a private group or just come on your own and jump in a game!
Clitheroe Castle Museum (3 miles)
Clitheroe Castle Museum New look galleries will take you on a journey through 350 million years of local history, heritage and geology. Features for younger children.
Pendle Witches Mystery Treasure Trail (7 miles)
Pendle Witches Mystery Treasure Trail Suitable for the whole family, can you and the kids hunt out the answers to solve the clues to eliminate the suspects to discover whodunit on this self guided mystery themed Treasure Trail.
Barrowford Park (7 miles)
Barrowford Park Large park with putting green, two children's playgrounds and a wetland area with ducks. 2013 Green Flag Awarded.
Giddy Kippers Indoor Soft Play (7 miles)
Giddy Kippers Indoor Soft Play The play structure is built up of three storeys with interconnecting passages, stair cases, walkways, bridges, rope swings and probably the biggest indoor slide in the North West! Secure, clean and friendly.
Pendle Wavelengths Swimming Pool (7 miles)
Pendle Wavelengths Swimming Pool has a fun wave machine and immense water slide plus beach entry shallows for the smalls and room to swim too! One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for the best things to do in Lancashire with kids.
Thornton Hall Farm Country Park (8 miles)
Thornton Hall Farm Country Park Animal encounters, glorious countryside and take part in a range of seasonal hands-on activities and demonstrations. Climb aboard the 4WD Farm Safari ride, hitch a ride in a giant caterpillar and let the kids loose in the Play Barn. Toddler sessions available. New for 2016 : Tractor Ted Little Farm!
Bowland Wild Boar Park (8 miles)
Bowland Wild Boar Park Enjoy a picnic and take a ramble in beautiful wooded countryside, view Wild Boar, Longhorn cows and deer in scenic Ribble Valley Park. Fun includes kids' tractor play area.
Queen Street Mill Textile Museum (9 miles)
Queen Street Mill Textile Museum Visit the last surviving and operational steam powered weaving mill in the world! A number of collections, displays and demonstrations. Mill lodge area, stables and Victorian offices to explore too.
Kiddy Chaos Burnley (9 miles)
Kiddy Chaos Burnley is a twin level adventure play facility ideal for kids under 7 but welcomes up to 10s. Climbing, sliding, built in bouncy castle and more besides! Plus parties.
Thompson Park and Miniature Railway (9 miles)
Thompson Park and Miniature Railway Spacious and splendid parkland with boating lake, paddling pool, adventure playground and miniature railway! Plus themed walks, seasonal public events, beautiful gardens and a putting green. Lovely!
Wacky Warehouse - Hollywood Star (9 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Hollywood Star Indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
MFA Bowl Burnley (10 miles)
MFA Bowl Burnley boasts a whopping 24 lanes plus huge gaming arcade and amusement area, so there's loads of fun for all and let the weather do what it likes!
The Space Centre (11 miles)
The Space Centre Especially beneficial for kids with special needs, this is a splendid collection of interactive sensory pleasures all involving either sound, light or texture, including Infinity Hut, Sparkle Cave and Moving Light Scanners!
Towneley Hall Museum (11 miles)
Towneley Hall Museum A range of indoor artistic exhibitions set within a large park which also offers play areas, golf courses and sculpture trails. Take a picnic!
The Art Garden (11 miles)
The Art Garden is a children’s arts and crafts studio. Bookable baby messy play, toddler and pre-school sessions available. Drop in for all ages on Saturdays. Afterschool textile workshops are also available for older children. Parties and private sessions also available.
Oswaldtwistle Mills (11 miles)
Oswaldtwistle Mills With wildfowl reserve, 12 hole mini golf, indoor play, Textile Time Tunnel and The Heritage Centre there's plenty here to keep you busy. Great place to visit if you are looking for family days out in Lancashire.
Bowlplex Blackburn (13 miles)
Bowlplex Blackburn Family friendly tenpin bowling, great for kids form toddler upwards with bumpers and ball ramps to lend them a hand! Plus arcade for the older kids and family diner for everybody!
Boulder UK (13 miles)
Boulder UK is an indoor bouldering centre with a dedicated kids' climbing room. Bouldering is a form of climbing which is no more than 4m high with matting for protection. No ropes required!
Silver Blades Blackburn (13 miles)
Silver Blades Blackburn Offers something for everyone with year round skating, lessons, disco sessions for both juniors and seniors, family skating and holiday fun. Great Parent Toddler session too with ice scooters and toys!
Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary (13 miles)
Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary Open facility working to rescue vulnerable equines, giving them rehabilitation and treatment. A valuable opportunity for the kids to learn about responsibility toward animals.
Matrix Superbowl (13 miles)
Matrix Superbowl Classic family friendly tenpin bowling. They have ramps and gutter rails available so that all ages and abilities can play, including those with disabilities. Plus new play centre!
Pennine Boat Trips (14 miles)
Pennine Boat Trips Explore the longest canal in Britain on a great, guided tour, or if you are feeling adventurous you can skipper your own with the family! Special cruises also available including Santa trips!
Samlesbury Hall (14 miles)
Samlesbury Hall is a grand timbered home with a farm, playground and cafes and restaurants!
Craven Museum and Gallery (14 miles)
Craven Museum and Gallery Free to visit, family friendly museum with displays of social history, archaeology, costume and art and regular children’s activities and events. Kids can dress up as a cave person or a Victorian, dig in the archaeology pit, and more!
Coffee and Clay (14 miles)
Coffee and Clay is a paint-your-own pottery cafe, offering fun for the whole family with all kinds of ceramics available plus hand and footprinting, ideal for all ages and makes a perfect family activity or birthday party.
Skipton Castle (14 miles)
Skipton Castle Come and explore one of England's most complete medieval castles with over 900 years of turbulent history. Climb to the top of the Watchtower; descend to the dungeon. Picnic areas, licensed tearooms, shop with a notable book section, plant sales. A great day out in any season.
Runamok (14 miles)
Runamok Multicoloured multitiered adventure soft play with dedicated baby play area and cafe.
Splash at Riverside (14 miles)
Splash at Riverside No special play features beyond the standard pools BUT they are chlorine free pools which is a big plus for children with asthma or delicate eyes! Booking required.
Ski Rossendale (14 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!
Safe Play Centre (15 miles)
Safe Play Centre Private hire personal service soft play for special needs children. Truly magical range of interactive equipment purpose designed.
Giddy Kids Play Centre (15 miles)
Giddy Kids Play Centre Offering a large modern multi level play frame, dedicated toddler area and sports court.
Wellybobs (15 miles)
Wellybobs Wildlife, arts and crafts, sing alongs, Ladybug garden, adventure playground with zippy swing: a really good range.
Wacky Warehouse - Old Cobblers Inn (15 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!
Grip and Go (15 miles)
Grip and Go is a unique indoor climbing and adventure centre for over 4s.
Helmshore Mills Textile Museum (15 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!
Earnsdale Farm Riding School (15 miles)
Earnsdale Farm Riding School BHS approved all weather facility offering lessons, menage, hacking and Pony Club, welcoming disabled and able bodied riders.
Hoghton Tower (16 miles)
Hoghton Tower is a castle. Join a tour around the house and learn about the Knighting of the Loin and other tales including ghostly ones! There are dungeons, a witch’s kitchen, a dolls house collection, walled gardens with turrets and ramparts. Perfect for knights and princesses.
Ingleborough Cave (16 miles)
Ingleborough Cave - is the premier show cave in the Yorkshire Dales. In 2012, it celebrated 175 years of entrancing visitors with an awe inspiring range of stunning cave formations - it's is well lit and pleasantly accessible, with no steps throughout the Cave.
Animal Quackers Park Farm (16 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.
Junction4 Skatepark (16 miles)
Junction4 Skatepark is a council run facility based in Darwen with close links to the M65 motorway. Open 7 days a week for Scooters, BMX, Skateboards and Inline Skates. From ages five and over.
SMJ Falconry (16 miles)
SMJ Falconry A Bird of Prey centre with loads of owls, kestrels, falcons, hawks plus an eagle and a clever raven! Experience Days, Hawk Walks, Owl Encounters and Birthday Parties available. All give you a chance for a personal first hand experience.
Bronte Parsonage Museum (17 miles)
Bronte Parsonage Museum Museum in a homely Georgian house in which the Bronte sisters lived. The rooms are filled with their furniture, clothes and personal possessions with plenty to see. Vibrant programme of events and creative days throughout the year.
Hardcastle Craggs (17 miles)
Hardcastle Craggs offers more than 160 hectares of unspoilt woodland and riverside walks, a family oriented visitors' centre and cafe.
Brockholes Nature Reserve (17 miles)
Brockholes Nature Reserve is the flagship nature reserve of the Lancashire Wildlife Trust. Brockholes has 250 acres to explore. We’ve a range of fun family events and activities, host a wide variety of wildlife and have a brilliant adventure play area!
Wacky Warehouse - Phantom Winger (17 miles)
Wacky Warehouse - Phantom Winger Indoor play area with loads of slides and features and dedicated toddler zone, attached to a family restaurant.
Cliffe Castle Park and Museum (17 miles)
Cliffe Castle Park and Museum Park and Museum with something for everyone, whether you want to browse the various displays indoors or enjoy a relaxing stroll around the attractive grounds and take your children to run off some energy in the play area.
Museum of Lancashire (18 miles)
Museum of Lancashire Uncover the hidden history and fabulous stories of Lancashire and its local folk. A great range of family friendly displays and activities. A gateway to over 2000 years of history! Free to visit.
Ingleton Open Air Heated Swimming Pool (18 miles)
Ingleton Open Air Heated Swimming Pool Community run heated lido open May to September. Worth looking out for their fun special events! Various swim sessions, plus private hire available. Annual Membership available. Under 4s swim FREE.