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

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Cowlow

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Cowlow in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 147 Cowlow 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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Family exploring Poole's Cavern in Buxton

Poole's Cavern & Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Buxton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

For centuries, curious visitors to Buxton have explored and marvelled at the natural subterranean world that is Poole's Cavern! Known as the ‘First W...

Outside view of The Pavilion Gardens in Buxton

The Pavilion Gardens

  • Buxton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Pavilion Gardens in Buxton is a wonderful historic venue situated in the heart of the town. Nestled in 23 acres of recently restored parkland, th...

Bakewell Recreation Ground

  • Bakewell
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Bakewell Recreation Ground is a park covering just over 5 hectares of space and is very popular with families wanting to walk, play, cycle, picnic, f...

Outside view of Lyme Park in Disley

Lyme Park

  • Disley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

A day of exploring and discovering awaits you at Lyme Park. Whether a day adventuring out in the sunshine or splashing in puddles in the rain you’re...

The Garden House Marple

The Garden House Marple4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Marple
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Home to ponies, pygmy goats, alpacas and lots more adorable animals, The Garden House in Marple is a lovely urban farm to visit with your kids. It’s...

Garden of flowers at Manor Park in Glossop

Manor Park

  • Glossop
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Manor Park is a popular Glossop park ideal for day trips with the kids, offering a large and well equipped children's play area plus a miniature rail...

Dock at Etherow Country Park in Stockport

Etherow Country Park

  • Stockport
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Etherow Country Park is a wonderful place to go for a day out surrounded by beautiful scenery, multiple lakes and walkways. Birdwatchers will find pl...

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...

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...

View from Alderley Edge in Macclesfield

Alderley Edge

  • Macclesfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Alderley Edge offers a great family hiking adventure, with plenty to see as you walk the dramatic red sandstone escarpment, which has views over the...

Flowers and greenery in Biddulph Grange Garden

Biddulph Grange Garden

  • Biddulph
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Biddulph Grange Garden is home to a beautiful, mystical outdoor adventure that is fit for any keen family of explorers. Wander past exotic plants, vi...

Walking path at Bramhall Park in Stockport

Bramhall Park

  • Stockport
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Bramhall Park is a large scenic park in the grounds of Bramall Hall. The park consists of magnificent landscaped grounds, woodland and trails. A stre...

Pool at Congleton Paddling Pool

Congleton Paddling Pool

  • Congleton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Congleton Paddling Pool has been a refreshing place for children to visit since the 1930s! This fantastic, free local resource is a real crowd please...

Families by river at Millhouses Park in Sheffield

Millhouses Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Millhouses Park can be found roughly 3 miles south west of Sheffield city centre, and offers 13 hectares of Green Flag Award wining parkland, with a...

The Carrs Park

  • Wilmslow
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Carrs Park is a popular park following the Bollin River with a circular walk of around a mile, plenty of paddling opportunities and a well equipp...

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...

Pavilion at Ecclesall Woods in Sheffield

Ecclesall Woods

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Ecclesall Woods are the largest semi natural woodland in South Yorkshire and are popular due to range of wildlife, plus the archaeological and histor...

Adventure playground at Cliffe Park in Dronfield

Cliffe Park

  • Dronfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cliffe Park is a popular park with a large play area offering swings, slides, climbing frame, table tennis table, crazy golf course, large grass area...

Indoor soft play frame at The Beech Tree Pub in Stockport

The Beech Tree Pub

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Yummy food, lots of family friendly offers and a warm welcome. The Beech Tree Pub is a great choice for lazy Sundays and evenings out. This pub is fa...

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