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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Edale

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1183 fun things to do in Edale 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 – 888 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Edale 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 Edale 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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Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak

  • Edale
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Looking for an adventure to remember? Then head over to Kinder, Edale and the Dark Peak, where you and your brood will get the chance to explore the...

Tunnel at Blue-John Cavern and Mine in Castleton

Blue-John Cavern and Mine

  • Castleton
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The Blue John Cavern is steeped in history and old mining equipment is on view inside the cavern. Guided tours are conducted through the cave system...

Cave wall in Treak Cliff Cavern in Castleton

Treak Cliff Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Treak Cliff Cavern in an underground wonderland of stalactites, stalagmites, rocks, minerals and fossils. Home to Blue John Stone, a rare form of Flu...

People on canal boat at Speedwell Cavern in Castleton

Speedwell Cavern5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Speedwell Cavern takes you on an incredible underground journey by boat. Enter the inner world of the underground cave system in the heart of the Pea...

Man in Peak Cavern in Castleton

Peak Cavern

  • Castleton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Peak Cavern - unravel the deep dark mysteries of the Devil's Arse and step into the unique world of Peak Cavern. Unusual rock formations, the eerie s...

Go Ape Buxton

Go Ape Buxton

  • Buxton
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Find your peak at Go Ape Buxton, the Peak District’s ultimate adventure destination! It’s one of the highest Go Ape courses in the whole of the UK, s...

Man walking with llamas at Peak Llamas in Great Hucklow

Peak Llamas

  • Great Hucklow
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Peak Llamas offers llama trekking in the Peak District, and is the ideal way to spend a day out with a difference. These graceful animals are the per...

People swimming at Hathersage Open Air Heated Pool

Hathersage Open Air Heated Pool

  • Hathersage
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Take a swim in the outdoors any time of the year at Hathersage swimming pool. Set in the village of Hathersage, with views of surrounding hills, Stan...

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...

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 The Eyam Treasure Trail

The Eyam Treasure Trail

  • Eyam
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Discover more than you were looking for with the Eyam self-guided themed Treasure Trail. Along this 2 mile pre written Trail route you and the kids w...

Toddlers soft play area at Little Rascals in Buxton

Little Rascals

  • Buxton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Little Rascals is an Indoor soft play centre and party venue. Established in 2010 we offer dedicated play areas for babies, toddlers and juniors aged...

Craft table at Jungle Monkey in High Peak

Jungle Monkey

  • High Peak
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Monkey is a fun little indoor play palace with a multi level main climbing maze for the bigger kids featuring a duel lane racing waterfall sli...

Indoor soft play frame at Whistle Stop Play Cafe in Glossop

Whistle Stop Play Cafe

  • Glossop
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Whistle Stop Play Cafe (previously Rooney and Moos) features a 3 level play structure with separate baby and toddler areas and is suitable for ages 6...

Studio at The Pot Painting Shed in Glossop

The Pot Painting Shed

  • Glossop
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Don’t let the weather spoil your plans! Go to The Pot Painting Shed and have fun getting creative indoors. As long as you have an artistic flair, age...

Map and booklet for The Buxton Mystery Treasure Trail

The Buxton Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Buxton
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Mr Bubbles needs your help! He’s disappeared in a ‘whodunnit’ case where only a crack team of detectives will do the trick. Follow The Buxton Mystery...

Outside view of Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery

  • Buxton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Buxton Museum and Art Gallery provides and interesting, fun, and free way to learn about the Peak District through a number of permanent collections...

Person horse riding at Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre in Glossop

Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre

  • Glossop
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Hargate Hill Equestrian Centre is a riding school and fishery just outside Glossop. We have a great selection of well schooled horses and ponies who...

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...

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...

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