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Things To Do & Days Out near South Ham
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Cobbs Play Barn (3 miles)
Cobbs Play Barn is a bespoke wooden indoor play barn. Sit back and relax in our comfortable cafe with a tantalising menu of homemade food and great coffee while your children burn off some energy!
Wilton Windmill (3 miles)
Wilton Windmill The only working windmill in Wessex still producing flour. Picnic area plus some great walking trails. Guided tours availble some of the year.
Crofton Beam Engines (4 miles)
Crofton Beam Engines Visit the oldest working steam engines in the world that are still performing the job they were built to do! Especially good on a steam day.
Kennet Horse Boat Company (4 miles)
Kennet Horse Boat Company Leave modern life behind and experience the leisurely travel of yesteryear along one of England’s finest canals. Open between Easter and September. Public trips and self drive day hire options available.
Highclere Castle (8 miles)
Highclere Castle Victorian Castle experience rich in history, with woodland garden surround, plus Egyptian Exhibition! Great for exploring with the kids.
Northcroft and Goldwell Parks (9 miles)
Northcroft and Goldwell Parks Peaceful and attractive riverside park with lots of green space for informal play plus equipped play areas for toddlers and juniors, zip slide and BMX track.
Northcroft Leisure Centre and Lido (9 miles)
Northcroft Leisure Centre and Lido Indoor and outdoor (seasonal) pools, multi level adventure soft play area, sporting opportunities and sauna for mum.
Eddie Catz (9 miles)
Eddie Catz One of the very best in indoor play, Eddie Catz is the place to bring your child to play, have a party, take a class or join a workshop or an event! Our fun, safe environment has something for every child to do.
Krazy Klub (11 miles)
Krazy Klub Soft play with kiddies' rock climbing wall, tube slide, adventure play, and toddlers' area with soft structure, to name but a few features. Now an MFA Bowl with soft play zone.
Finkley Down Farm Park (11 miles)
Finkley Down Farm Park A family run children's farm with all the character and creatures of a traditional farm plus indoor and outdoor play, pedal karts, trampolines, ride ons and more besides.
4 Kingdoms Farm Adventure Park (11 miles)
4 Kingdoms Farm Adventure Park is a farm park, petting farm, indoor soft play, outdoor play, nature park, wildlife encounters, adventure play, working farm, cafe, educational centre, rare breeds farm, adventure play, children’s birthday parties.
Charlton Lakeside (11 miles)
Charlton Lakeside Leisure Centre with pitch and putt, crazy golf, pedalos and outdoor activities for kids in the holidays.
The Nature Discovery Centre (11 miles)
The Nature Discovery Centre Set amid Thatcham Lake and reedbeds. Enjoy lakeside walks, feed the ducks and let off steam in our adventure playgrounds! Explore the interactive wildlife and natural history displays and games in our Centre and enjoy organic refreshments in our cafe.
Andover Leisure Centre (11 miles)
Andover Leisure Centre Super slides and sky glides abound in this multi level adventure fest, but on top of the ball cannons and spook room and whatnot there's also a swimming pool next door with inflatable slides!
The Hawk Conservancy Trust (11 miles)
The Hawk Conservancy Trust Over 150 birds of prey, from the tiny Pygmy Owl to the impressive Steller's Sea Eagles! The full daily schedule includes three world class flying displays, keepers’ talks and opportunities for all visitors to hold a British bird of prey.
Andover Museum (11 miles)
Andover Museum Discover permanent exhibitions from prehistoric times to the present day with lots to fire the imagination and with temporary exhibitions, including art, craft, photography, history plus a cafe and childrens activities.
Museum of the Iron Age (11 miles)
Museum of the Iron Age Museum with reconstructions of life in the Iron Age plus links to Danebury Hill Fort which is well worth a visit as well.
Thruxton Kart Centre (12 miles)
Thruxton Kart Centre Brilliant outdoor kart centre suitable for kids aged 8 and older. Great way to experience what real karting is like but with all the safety features you'd expect for children. Arrive and Drive, Junior Sprint Races and more available.
Whitchurch Silk Mill (13 miles)
Whitchurch Silk Mill Silk has been woven here since the 1820 to 1830s. The Mill produces high quality silks to order for theatrical costume, interior designers and historic houses. Interactive exhibits and hands on opportunities.
Silbury Hill (14 miles)
Silbury Hill Known as the English pyramid, this is the world's largest man made chalk deposit which does indeed rival the height of the pyramids. No access to hill itself but nice as a stop off if passing.
Bucklebury Farm Park (15 miles)
Bucklebury Farm Park A great family day out in the countryside with farm animals to meet, Pat a Pet area and other activities to enjoy. Tractor and trailer ride included in entry fee. Free entry for kids under 2 years old.
The Ridgeway National Trail (15 miles)
The Ridgeway National Trail 85 miles (136km) recreation route that crosses or passes many important wildlife and archaeological sites, set in some of the most scenic landscape in the country. Explore ancient landscapes through woodland, downland and secluded valleys. Free to visit.
Avebury Stone Circle (15 miles)
Avebury Stone Circle Visit the largest prehistoric stone circle in the world! Alexander Keiller Museum is based nearby and is full of fascinating facts about the area, plus loads of great interactive kids’ activities. Avebury Manor and Gardens also close. Fantastic family day.
Pewsey Vale Riding Centre (15 miles)
Pewsey Vale Riding Centre One of Wiltshire's largest facilities, PVRC has over 100 mounts and offers children's and family lessons, pony riding and pony club, plus scenic trail riding and livery services.
Alexander Keiller Museum (15 miles)
Alexander Keiller Museum Significant prehistoric archaeological collections and informative displays on this World Heritage Site.
Stanton Park (15 miles)
Stanton Park A local nature reserve and country park with a large lake and extensive woodland. A fairly wild sort place with natural features only, but a wonderful environment to explore, and free!
Cholderton Charlies Farm (15 miles)
Cholderton Charlies Farm We’re a Rare Breeds Farm with lots of exciting things to do, for kids of all ages; both indoor and outdoor. We have a large playbarn, as well as 4 outdoor play areas, plus animal petting and walking sessions, pig races and tractor trailer rides and so much more!
Museum of Army Flying (15 miles)
Museum of Army Flying Is home to an amazing collection of army aviation history including over 40 different aircraft. The Museum has a range of interactive displays, simulators and trails for children and big kids can enjoy.
The Living Rainforest (15 miles)
The Living Rainforest Discover the rainforest's wonders as you stroll between tropical trees and plants, among free roaming butterflies, armadillos, monkeys and toucans! Plus t-shirt printing workshops, cool outdoor play zone, on site parking, cafe and shop!
The Funky Teapot (16 miles)
The Funky Teapot Paint your own Pottery Studio and Decopatch Decorating Workshops, Decopatch Craft Studio and Supplies. With our expert guidance Children and Adults will be able create perfect gifts every time.
Jungle Parc (16 miles)
Jungle Parc Outdoor fun and adventure for the whole family in an exciting and safe environment! We have two courses, Adventurer Course for age 4+ and X-plorer Course for teens and adults. Activities include monkey bridges, super fast Zips, Rocket Launchers and cargo nets.
Jolly Roger Adventure (17 miles)
Jolly Roger Adventure has got bouncy castles, and an amazing soft adventure play area with classics including ball pools, plus 'The Drop' slide: 31 ft long. And one of the biggest indoor astra slides in the country!
Stonehenge Golf Centre (17 miles)
Stonehenge Golf Centre Everyone in the family can enjoy the 18 Mini Golf course here, where despite the challenging obstacles one shot victory is possible on every hole! Plus driving bays, formal course and lessons available and even a fun new gallery space!
Eastcott Studios (17 miles)
Eastcott Studios is a Pottery studio offering pottery, arts and crafts activities and workshops for all ages and abilities. Creative fun for everyone!
Park Farm Equestrian Centre (17 miles)
Park Farm Equestrian Centre BHS approved all weather facility offering riding and polo lessons for all ages plus private farmland hacks. You start with an assessment ride then they move you on to a Beginners' or Refreshers' Course. Simples!
Museum of Computing (17 miles)
Museum of Computing There is a mixture of permanent and temporary displays. Collections on display range from vintage handheld video games and antique typewriters through to modern Robot Revolution exhibit with state of the art technology involved. Please note the limited opening hours.
Larkhill Space Station (17 miles)
Larkhill Space Station is a multi level adventure climbing facility with classic features from balls and slides to tunnels and bridges, plus a dedicated toddler zone with a fantastic new ball juggler feature!
Farmer Gows Activity Farm (17 miles)
Farmer Gows Activity Farm Meet the Animals is held every day at 11 am and again at 2 pm, bottle and hand feeding of lambs and kids all year round, plus feeding the pigs and cattle, egg collecting, goat and ferret walking. A wonderful hands on experience and great fun!
Roves Farm Visitor Centre (17 miles)
Roves Farm Visitor Centre A full programme of events throughout the day including: Meet and Feed the Animals, Free Tractor and Trailer Rides, Children's Craft Sessions, Animal Racing, 2 Acre Willow Maze and Indoor and Outdoor Adventure Play Areas. Themed weeks during school holidays.A great family day out, come rain or shine!
Rockstar Climbing (18 miles)
Rockstar Climbing is an indoor climbing centre providing Taster Sessions for children and families, fun climbing parties, regular children’s climbing club sessions for kids aged 5 and above, and also has a dedicated climbing area for children under 5.
STEAM - Museum of the GWR (18 miles)
STEAM - Museum of the GWR Follow the incredible story of the GWR through lots of imaginative displays and plenty of hands-on exhibits. Build a bridge and shunt wagons. Have a go at putting a locomotive together. Take a ride on our train-driving simulator.
Oasis Leisure Centre (18 miles)
Oasis Leisure Centre Indoor Lagoon themed swimming pool with pirate ship play feature for under 8s, 3 giant water slide, wave machine, watercannon and hydroslide.
ATBShop Skate Warehouse (18 miles)
ATBShop Skate Warehouse is an indoor skate park with a garden and shop. There are different sessions running throughout the day so make sure you check before travelling. There is also a garden area with a ramp and slacklining rig out the back.
Bonkers Childrens Indoor Play Centre (18 miles)
Bonkers Childrens Indoor Play Centre is an interactive indoor play area within a craft village and adjacent to Butterfly World and a garden centre. Lots of activities for all ages within the play area and around it. Cannons, bogglers, ball feeders, lots to keep you entertained within a compact space.
Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park (18 miles)
Studley Grange Garden and Leisure Park Watch items being skillfully created and have a go yourself in an interactive craft village. Tropical butterfly house to explore plus a paddock full of friendly animals to meet including meerkats, otters, and farmyard favourites. Inventive indoor play area too.
The Link Centre (18 miles)
The Link Centre is home to an international-sized ice skating rink, a massive trampoline park, and a 25m pool.
Stonehenge (18 miles)
Stonehenge Stands as a timeless testimony to the people who built it, between 3000BC and 1500BC. An amazing feat of engineering and arguably the most sophisticated stone circle in the world, it remains a mystery. Fantastic new visitor centre!
Link Leisure Centre Ice Skating (18 miles)
Link Leisure Centre Ice Skating Comprising an ice rink, a 25 metre, deck level, pool, climbing facility, 5-a-side outdoor football pitches with floodlighting and a state of the art gym.
Swindon Ice Arena (18 miles)
Swindon Ice Arena offers public skating, ice hockey, figure skating, ice dance and pairs skating plus individual lessons and learn to skate courses. Penguin and Snowman stability aids available, plus loads more on site like extreme trampolining and junior gym!
Manydown Family Fun (19 miles)
Manydown Family Fun Kids farm with petting farm, crazy golf, jumping pillows and more. During the year there are a series of themed events. We also have a tractor and trailer ride, crazy golf, inflatables, animal handling, farmyard animals as well, loads of adventure play, swings, sandpit, bale mountain, trampolines.