20 Best Parks and Playgrounds In Common Side Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Common Side

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Common Side in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 133 Common Side parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds 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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Victoria Park Ilkeston

Victoria Park Ilkeston

  • Ilkeston
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Victoria Park is a lovely local park in Ilkeston where you can take a relaxing family walk or enjoy a picnic. Your little explorers will have lots of...

Kids on splash pad at Chaddesden Park in Derby

Chaddesden Park

  • Derby
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The shallow brook and interactive summer water play area, which has recently replaced the paddling pool at Chaddesden Park are favourite family spots...

Entrance to Markeaton Park in Derby

Markeaton Park

  • Derby
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Markeaton Park is a family friendly open space with lots going on! A large free play area is ideal to help blow the cobwebs away and there’s a high r...

Sunset at Attenborough Nature Reserve in Beeston

Attenborough Nature Reserve

  • Beeston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Also incorporating the Attenborough Nature Reserve, the eco-friendly Nature Centre features plenty beyond the natural wonders to entertain kids inclu...

Small tractors at Floralands Farm Park in Nottingham

Floralands Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Being down on the farm is all about enjoying animals, outdoor space and nature, which is exactly what you get at Floralands Farm Park. Visit donkeys,...

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...

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...

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...

River at Holme Pierrepont Country Park in Nottingham

Holme Pierrepont Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Holme Pierrepont Country Park is an excellent choice if you and the kids are feeling active, with loads of activities available on water and land. Yo...

Lake at Staunton Harold Reservoir in Melbourne

Staunton Harold Reservoir5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Melbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Staunton Harold Reservoir is located in the heart of the National Forest, between Derby and Burton on Trent, and was once home to a remarkable range...

Iguana at Manor Farm and Woodlands in Loughborough

Manor Farm and Woodlands5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Loughborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Situated in acres of beautiful countryside just outside the Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire border is the Manor Farm and Woodlands. Make the most...

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...

Carriage train at Sherwood Forest Railway in Edwinstowe

Sherwood Forest Railway4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Sherwood Forest Railway is home to the only Narrow Gauge Steam Railway in Nottinghamshire, and it's in miniature! A real steam railway, reduced to 5...

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...

Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Sherwood Pines Forest Park

  • Mansfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Take the kids on an outdoor adventure at Sherwood Pines Forest Park and find out what hides deep in the heart of the legendary Sherwood Forest. Follo...

Piglets at Ferry Farm Country Park in Nottingham

Ferry Farm Park3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone loves baby animals, and at Ferry Farm Park you can get close and cuddly with cute farm favourites! With lots of litters through the year, it...

Man walking dog at Rufford Abbey Country Park in New Ollerton

Rufford Abbey Country Park

  • New Ollerton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Rufford Abbey Country Park has 150 acres of beautiful country park to explore and enjoy. Visitors love spotting swans, ducks and those typically chee...

Walking path at Sherwood Forest Country Park in Edwinstowe

Sherwood Forest Country Park

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At Sherwood Forest Country Park one can browse around the Visitor Centre shops or relax after a stroll in the Forest Table Restaurant. Take a walk to...

Kids playing dodgeball at Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Indoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

For kids with bags of energy, bouncing is only the beginning at Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park. To start with the park has 10,000 sq ft (!) of interco...

Shobnall Leisure Complex

Shobnall Leisure Complex

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Centres

Enjoy a huge range of sports and activities for the whole family at Shobnall Leisure Complex, no matter the weather. Sun’s out? Make the most of it w...

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