20 Best Tourist Attractions In Barrow upon Trent Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Barrow upon Trent

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Barrow upon Trent in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 94 Barrow upon Trent tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Photo of some props at Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Up for a challenge? If you’re kids are craving some adventure and thrills, then Houdini’s Escape Room Experience is the perfect place to be. Choose f...

Family looking at paintings in Derby Museum and Art Gallery

Derby Museum and Art Gallery

  • Derby
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

For a dose of culture, bring your brood along to The Derby Museum and Art Gallery. Take a trip through history, first by stopping off in Ancient Egyp...

Mercia Marina Willington

Mercia Marina Willington

  • Willington
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Take your family for a lovely day out at Europe’s largest inland marina - Mercia Marina in Willington.  You’ll have the chance to explore 74 acres of...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Wollaton Hall and Deer Park Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

You might only be a rookie but top brass think you’re the right detectives to crack this case. Prove your code busting ability on the Wollaton Hall a...

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...

Logo of The 1620s House And Garden in Coalville

The 1620s House And Garden

  • Coalville
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The 1620s House and Garden, previously known as Donington Le Heath Manor House, is an excellent example of a family home that was built around 700 ye...

Nottingham city hall on Curious About Nottingham trail

Curious About Nottingham

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Nottingham gives an enlightening view into what makes this legendary city, home to Robin Hood and Maid Marian, what it is. Take both wa...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Nottingham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you can’t get enough of country walks, and your kids love tracking down treasure, this is the day out for you! Have a crack at the Nottingham Trea...

MeetspaceVR

MeetspaceVR

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Time to enjoy gaming as a family! Take your young game lovers to meetspaceVR at Nottingham's intu Victoria Centre and discover the newest PC games an...

iLocked

iLocked

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Got a sharp mind, a keen eye for detail and a taste for adventure? Take on an escape room experience at iLocked Nottingham and feel the excitement of...

Map and booklet for The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail

The Barton under Needwood Treasure Trail

  • Barton-under-Needwood
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Discover hidden gems and solve a mystery on theBarton-under-Needwood self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. As you explore, there are clues for a...

Battle event at Bosworth Battlefield in Nuneaton

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nuneaton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Journey through medieval England in the interactive exhibition at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, witness the horrors of medieval warfare in th...

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...

Outside view of Newstead Abbey in Nottingham

Newstead Abbey

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Newstead Abbey is an ideal place for a family day out, especially during good weather, as the gardens are a great spot for a picnic. The Abbey is onl...

Ruins at Jewry Wall Museum in Leicester

Jewry Wall Museum

  • Leicester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Jewry Wall Museum is dedicated to the archaeology of Leicester's past and offers a great opportunity to discover the stories of different residents o...

Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail

Leicester Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Leicester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Leicester Mystery Treasure Trail follows the tale of Richard III and the many mysteries surrounding his legend, so what are you waiting for?  Hoo...

Outside view of Papplewick Pumping Station in Nottingham

Papplewick Pumping Station

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Papplewick Pumping Station is one of the best preserved water Pumping Stations in the British Isles and is protected as a Scheduled Ancient Monument....

Catch the Moon at Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe in Leicester

Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Leicester
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There’s nothing like a good board game to bring the whole family together! Gather the gang and head out to Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe in Leicester....

Inside at King Richard III Discovery Centre in Leicester

King Richard III Visitor Centre

  • Leicester
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

King Richard III Discovery Centre has been built on the site where the buried remains of the king were found, the site of the medieval Grey Friars Fr...

Leicester's historic Guildhall on Curious About Leicester trail

Curious About Leicester

  • Leicester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Leicester is a journey of discovery: an exciting glimpse into what makes this multicultural and historic city what it is. Resident or j...

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