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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ashopton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1151 fun things to do in Ashopton for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 864 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ashopton 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 Ashopton 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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Man in Peak Cavern in Castleton

Peak Cavern

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Peak Cavern - unravel the deep dark mysteries of the Devil's Arse and step into the unique world of Peak Cavern. Unusual rock formations, the eerie s...

People swimming at Hathersage Open Air Heated Pool

Hathersage Open Air Heated Pool

  • Hathersage
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Take a swim in the outdoors any time of the year at Hathersage swimming pool. Set in the village of Hathersage, with views of surrounding hills, Stan...

People on canal boat at Speedwell Cavern in Castleton

Speedwell Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Speedwell Cavern takes you on an incredible underground journey by boat. Enter the inner world of the underground cave system in the heart of the Pea...

Cave wall in Treak Cliff Cavern in Castleton

Treak Cliff Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Treak Cliff Cavern in an underground wonderland of stalactites, stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home to Blue John Stone, a rare form of Flu...

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

  • Edale
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Looking for an adventure to remember? Then head over to Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak, where you and your brood will get the chance to explore the...

Tunnel at Blue-John Cavern and Mine in Castleton

Blue-John Cavern and Mine

  • Castleton
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The Blue John Cavern is steeped in history and old mining equipment is on view inside the cavern. Guided tours are conducted through the cave system...

A girl playing in woodland at Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

If you love fantastic views, then you definitely don’t want to miss a trip to Longshaw, Burbage and the Eastern Moors. Create some wonderful memories...

Family petting horse at Chatsworth House & Farmyard in Bakewell

Chatsworth House & Farmyard5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Bakewell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Chatsworth House and Farmyard is home to the Duke of Devonshire, as well as all sorts of unexpected treats like zip wires, face painting and Princess...

Map and booklet for The Eyam Treasure Trail

The Eyam Treasure Trail

  • Eyam
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Discover more than you were looking for with the Eyam self-guided themed Treasure Trail. Along this 2 mile pre written Trail route you and the kids w...

Outside view of Weston Park Sheffield

Weston Park Sheffield

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Weston Park is a place where you can ‘wind the kids up and release' as this is a family friendly museum with four different Family Trails to follow o...

Man walking with llamas at Peak Llamas in Great Hucklow

Peak Llamas

  • Great Hucklow
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Peak Llamas offers llama trekking in the Peak District, and is the ideal way to spend a day out with a difference. These graceful animals are the per...

Giraffe craft at Fired Arts Craft Cafe in Sheffield

Fired Arts Craft Cafe

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Fired Arts is a family friendly hands-on crafts cafe where you come and get your art on! You can stamp, stencil, decopatch and paint to your hearts'...

Go Ape Buxton

Go Ape Buxton

  • Buxton
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Find your peak at Go Ape Buxton, the Peak District’s ultimate adventure destination! It’s one of the highest Go Ape courses in the whole of the UK, s...

Some people with their hands up at TeamSport Indoor Karting in Sheffield

TeamSport Indoor Karting Sheffield

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

If you’re in need of a thrill ride, look no further than TeamSport Indoor Karting Sheffield. With a mix of adult and cadet karts available for kids o...

Ceramic Cafe at Planet Pot in Sheffield

Planet Pot

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

At Planet Pot they are positively potty about pottery, and if you love arts and crafts (or want to have a go at something fun), then look no further...

Hot air balloon at Endcliffe Park in Sheffield

Endcliffe Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Endcliffe Park , located 2 miles southwest of Sheffield city centre, is a 15 hectare city park built to commemorate the Jubilee of Queen Victoria, th...

People rowing canoes at Underbank Activity Centre in Sheffield

Underbank Activity Centre

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Leap into your adventure experience withUnderbank Activity Centre! Situated on the banks of Underbank reservoir the site is surrounded by woodland an...

Outside view of Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet in Sheffield

Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Abbeydale Works was once the largest water-powered industrial site on the River Sheaf: a dedicated place of highly skilled metal working from 1697 to...

Flowers at Sheffield Botanical Gardens

Sheffield Botanical Gardens

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Sheffield Botanical Gardens is a green haven in the middle of the city with lots to see and enjoy. They are listed by English Heritage as a Grade II...

Hen party at Pottering Around in Chapeltown

Pottering Around

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Pottering Around is a paint your own pot studio based in Sheffield where you can choose from  over 150 items to paint.  Pop along and make a masterpi...

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