20 Best Things To Do In Alkmonton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Alkmonton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1089 fun things to do in Alkmonton for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, parks and playgrounds and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 807 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Alkmonton day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Alkmonton with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Sudbury Hall and Museum of Childhood

  • Ashbourne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fancy wondering round a gorgeous 17th Century country home? Then Sudbury Hall is the place for you! With a beautiful stately home to explore indoors,...

National Forest Adventure Farm

National Forest Adventure Farm

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Team the wildest parts of play, the cutest creatures in town and a cheeky tractor ride or two on a visit to National Forest Adventure Farm. First let...

Girls on soft play slide at Jangala in Derby

Jangala4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jangala offers fantastic jungle themed adventure soft play. The decor is a bit above normal with the cool leafy theme running around every section an...

Horses at Scropton Riding For The Disabled

Scropton Riding For The Disabled

  • Scropton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Scropton Riding For The Disabled is one of only a few purpose built riding centres especially for the disabled in the UK! Each week the centre provid...

Family on Murder Mystery Trail

Ashbourne Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The road to whodunit is long and tough, but with the right detectives the truth will out! Be the ones to crack the case on the Ashbourne Mystery Trea...

Ice skating rink at Cinebowl & iSKATE in Uttoxeter

Cinebowl & iSKATE

  • Uttoxeter
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Cinebowl offers 8 lanes of bowling fun attached to this great cinema show family friendly flicks. You can use gutter guards and rolling ramps or ligh...

The Santa Express in the snow at Churnet Railway Station

Churnet Valley Railway

  • Froghall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a lovely rural line that passes right through beautif...

Peak Wildlife Park

  • Leek
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Have you ever tried to walk like a penguin? Or jump like a lemur? Well you’ll be able to practice at Peak Wildlife Park. Get up close to the animals...

Uttoxeter Leisure Centre

Uttoxeter Leisure Centre

  • Uttoxeter
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Take your kids to Uttoxeter Leisure Centre for some active time together and discover an awesome range of activities and sports for all tastes and ab...

Boys on water slide at The Alton Towers Waterpark

The Alton Towers Waterpark

  • Alton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Combine two days out in one or simply have a splashtacular time in the tropical seas of Staffordshire at The Alton Towers Waterpark. This waterpark h...

Alton Towers4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Alton
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

For legendary thrill rides there isn’t really anywhere quite like Alton Towers! The UK’s favourite theme park is home to a huge choice of iconic ride...

Visitors in the garden at Kedleston Hall, Derbyshire

Kedleston Hall

  • Derby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Go back in time to the 1760’s at Kedleston Hall, and discover the beautifully lavish mansion, surrounded by gorgeous gardens with plenty of places fo...

Two kids sat on a side of a hill at Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Breath in the fresh country air as you stroll through the beautiful IIam Park, Doverdale and the Peak District. Your little ones will love hopping ov...

People windsurfing on lake at Carsington Sports and Leisure in Ashbourne

Carsington Sports and Leisure

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

There's a 90 minute taster on offer for families to try out stand-up paddle boarding, sailing, windsurfing and kayaking! No excuse not to find to you...

Carsington Water

Carsington Water

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Take your family to Carsington-Water - the 9th largest reservoir in the UK, and discover the beautiful nature around it. There are 3 cycling and 3 wa...

Girl at birthday party at Party in Wacky Warehouse - Mill House in Burton upon Trent

Wacky Warehouse - Mill House Stretton

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

TheWacky Warehouse at Mill House offers their trademark high standard of indoor adventure play with loads of slides, balls and fun features to exerci...

Hickory Dickory's Playhouse

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Hickory Dickory's Playhouse is frankly a treat for the lot of you! Well organised, well-spaced, well designed and well located, even dad's going to a...

Outside view of Claymills Victorian Pumping Station in Burton on Trent

Claymills Victorian Pumping Station

  • Burton on Trent
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Claymills Victorian Pumping Station will transport you and the kids more than 120 years into the past, when steam powered engines were being used in...

Finished crafts at Paint a Pot in Derby

Paint a Pot

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Paint a Pot is based in the craft village at the heart of Markeaton Park, Derby. We have a wide range of blank pottery shapes for you to decorate. Gr...

Creek at Cotton Dell in Stoke on Trent

Cotton Dell

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cotton Dell is a lovely place to get away from it all and get back to nature with the kids. Stroll along a magical stream and listen to the soothing...

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