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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Butterley

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1111 fun things to do in Butterley for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 847 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Butterley 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 Butterley 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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Crich Tramway Village

Crich Tramway Village4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Crich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Go back in time with Crich Tramway Village in Derbyshire and take a ride on a vintage tram, running alongside a period street, and climbing up a mile...

Grounds of Steeple Grange Light Railway in Wirksworth

Steeple Grange Light Railway

  • Wirksworth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Established back in sunny 1985, the Steeple Grange Light Railway is a charming 18 inch gauge railway line built on a branch trackbed of the old Cromf...

Wheelchair basketball players at Lea Green Centre in Matlock

Lea Green Centre

  • Matlock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Lea Green Centre is a magical place for children! Set in the heart of Derbyshire countryside it comprises a mansion house that resembles Hogwarts, 25...

Entrance at Deception Escape Rooms in Matlock

Deception Escape Rooms

  • Matlock
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Looking for a new and exciting experience for the whole family? If your kids are over 11, Deception Escape Rooms in Matlock is just the thing you nee...

Ashbourne Recreation Ground

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Ashbourne Recreation Ground is a great place to go, whether you fancy an active day, a peaceful one, or both! It is open all year and is free to visi...

Water play area at Hall Leys Park in Matlock

Hall Leys Park

  • Matlock
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hall Leys Park is a wonderful park with a variety of attractions to keep everyone amused. It is open all year and free to visit. There are fountains...

Train at Peak Rail in Matlock

Peak Rail

  • Matlock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Peak Rail welcomes your family to journey back (baaack) to a bygone age and experience the historic thrill of steam and diesel on their preserved rai...

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 Matlock Bath Treasure Trail

Matlock Bath Treasure Trail

  • Matlock Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Follow the directions on the Matlock Bath self-guided themed Treasure Trail. As you hunt for the answers to our sneaky clues can you and the family s...

Peak District Lead Mining Museum on Curious About The Matlocks trail

Curious About The Matlocks

  • Matlock Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About The Matlocks comprise two fabulous walks of discovery: clues to find, pictures to spot, stories of people and places, plus a detailed m...

Mother sheep and her babies at Matlock Farm Park

Matlock Farm Park

  • Matlock
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

If your day-to-day life is a little hectic (and whose isn’t?) then you’ll definitely benefit from a slice of countryside tranquillity at Matlock Farm...

Fishes at Matlock Bath Aquarium

Matlock Bath Aquarium

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor
  • Aquariums

A Victorian building, surrounded by beautiful countryside is home to Matlock Bath Aquarium. With seven attractions for the price of one, there’s so m...

Cable cars at The Heights of Abraham in Matlock Bath

The Heights of Abraham5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Matlock Bath
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Welcome to one of the Peak District's oldest and most popular days out, an attraction where stunning natural beauty is matched by human achievement a...

Ruins at Peak District Lead Mining Museum in Matlock

Peak District Lead Mining Museum

  • Matlock
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Peak District Lead Mining Museum gives you a great chance to explore the fascinating history of the lead mining industry in Derbyshire, and of the fa...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Cromford Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cromford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ahoy there! Fancy joining a hunt for buried loot? The Cromford Treasure Hunt Trail has one all wrapped up with historic spots and a World Heritage Si...

Girls in Temple Mine at Matlock Bath

Temple Mine

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The Peak District Mining Museum and Temple Mine are related attractions either side of the road, with a great combo ticket discount scheme to encoura...

Boy playing at Gulliver's Blast Arena Matlock Bath

Gulliver's Blast Arena Matlock Bath

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Experience your own action-packed adventure with the kids at Gulliver's Blast Arena Matlock Bath. Take part in 3 indoor live shooting games in 1 hour...

Kids playing Nerf War at Nerf Zone Matlock Bath

Nerf Zone Matlock Bath

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Sharpen your shooting skills at Nerf Zone Matlock, Bath, which is part of Gulliver’s Kingdom Matlock, Bath but a separate, paid for attraction. Suita...

Visitors on Cycle Monorail ride at Gulliver's Kingdom in Matlock Bath

Gulliver's Kingdom

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

For non-stop adventure, specifically aimed at children aged 2 to 13, visit Gulliver’s Kingdom in Derbyshire. There are plenty of rides to choose from...

Toddler soft play area at Tree Top Tumble in Bath

Tree Top Tumble

  • Matlock Bath
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Tree Top Tumble Tree Top Tumble is aimed at 6 year olds and under which is located on Level 1 of the Shopping village. Kids eat free in our Derwent R...

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