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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Carr Vale

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 990 fun things to do in Carr Vale 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 – 734 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Carr Vale 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 Carr Vale 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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Horses and riders at Derbyshire Pony Trekking in Mansfield

Derbyshire Pony Trekking

  • Mansfield
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

At Derbyshire Pony Trekking we cater for the whole family to come and enjoy a great day out in the fresh air! We trek out in the beautiful Derbyshire...

Family playing dress up at Hardwick Hall

Hardwick Hall

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

Head over to Hardwick Hall and explore the beautiful house from the 1500s, before stretching your legs and discovering the outside grounds. Take a ge...

A little girl at Go Ape Black Park

Go Ape Sherwood Pines

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Hidden deep in Robin Hood country, Go Ape Sherwood Pines is a high ropes experience for the whole tribe. So, stash your bow and arrows for the day an...

Cineworld Chesterfield

Cineworld Chesterfield

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

How about a day at the movies? Enjoy the best of new kids' films and family movies at Cineworld Chesterfield. Share the magic of the big screen with...

Bowling alleys at Chesterfield Bowl

Chesterfield Bowl

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Chesterfield Bowl offers 16 lanes with full computerised scoring system to make the games easy to enjoy. They have bumper lanes and ramps for childre...

Queen's Park Chesterfield

Queen's Park Chesterfield

  • Chesterfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Queen's Park in Chesterfield is a great place to visit for the whole family. Whether you’re up for a game of rounders, good football kickabout, or yo...

Lake at Creswell Crags in Worksop

Creswell Crags5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Worksop
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Creswell Crags is an ancient limestone gorge honeycombed with intriguing caves and smaller fissures. Cool stone tools and remains of animals found in...

Indoor swimming pool at Queens Park Sports Centre in Cheserfield

Queen's Park Sports Centre

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Obstacle courses are always a sure hit. Well at Queen's Park Sports Centre they have a special inflatable aqua obstacle course, for even more fun and...

Ladybird painting on wall at The Hub at Gladstone in Clay Cross

The Hub at Gladstone

  • Clay Cross
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Hub at Gladstone is a historic community centre where you and your little bean can chill out with storytelling, baby massages and tasty treats fr...

Indoor soft play frame at Chuckles Play Centre in Chesterfield

Chuckles Play Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Chuckles Play Centre is an indoor play centre with bouncy castles and ride-ons for kids aged under 12 years and with a enclosed area for toddlers und...

Crafts at Baked Well Pottery Painting in Bakewell

U Paint It Pots

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

U Paint It Pots provides a relaxing yet inspired environment in Chesterfield, in the heart of the Peak District. Where you can come and create your o...

Mum and daughter at Playmania Indoor Playcentre in Mansfield

Playmania Indoor Playcentre

  • Mansfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Playmania is spread up across 3 great levels for the bigger kids, with a great slide departing from each floor right up to the huge triple lane racin...

Indoor soft play area and seating area at The Jungle Chesterfield

The Jungle Chesterfield5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Chesterfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Jungle welcomes all kids under 10 years old to come and play in their adventure play land! Climb and scramble through several well-padded floors...

Kids jumping on trampolines at i-Jump Trampoline Park in Mansfield Woodhouse

i-Jump Trampoline Park

  • Mansfield Woodhouse
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Aspiring acrobats, Olympians and even ninjas are welcome to master their moves at i-Jump Trampoline Park. With over 55 interconnected trampolines and...

Lammas Leisure Centre & Ice Rink

Lammas Leisure Centre & Ice Rink

  • Sutton in Ashfield
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Up for an icy family adventure? Lammas Leisure Centre & Ice Rink welcomes skaters of all ages, so even your tots can join in. Feeling in a party...

Bowling alleys at Mansfield Superbowl

Mansfield Superbowl

  • Mansfield
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Whether you enjoy adrenaline filled All Night Bowling or a quiet afternoon with the ramps and bumpers out, Mansfield Superbowl is the perfect place f...

Toddler soft play area at Jimmy Beans in Sutton in Ashfield

Jimmy Beans5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Sutton in Ashfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jimmy Beans indoor adventure play centre offers a fantastic 3 level junior area crammed full of features including giant astra slide, dare devil rope...

Indoor track at The Kurburgring in Huthwaite

The Kurburgring

  • Huthwaite
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

The Kurburgring offer a unique racing experience where there aim is to emulate a pine forest outdoor raceway indoors for year round karting joy! Juni...

Indoor skate arena at The Asylum Skatepark in Huthwaite

The Asylum Skatepark

  • Huthwaite
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Welcome to Asylum Skatepark! We're a family owned park with a 14,000sq-ft area dedicated to extreme sports (MTB, BMX, inline, skateboard and scooter)...

Indoor soft play frame at Water Meadows in Mansfield

Water Meadows

  • Mansfield
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

They say the harder you work, the more you should play, which is exactly what you can do at Water Meadows. The swimming and fitness complex offers so...

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