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Best Things To Do & Days Out In High Peak

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1220 fun things to do in High Peak for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 910 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right High Peak 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 High Peak 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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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...

Girl bowling at Superbowl

Superbowl UK Macclesfield1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Macclesfield
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Experience tenpin at its best at Superbowl UK Macclesfield, where both kids and adults can enjoy bowling equally, thanks to a vast selection of moder...

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...

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...

Rough n Tumble

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rough n Tumble have 3 large play frames and interactive equipment suitable for children aged 0 to 12 years! So you can bring your big jobs along with...

Kids climbing at Rope Race Climbing and Activity Centre in Stockport

Rope Race Climbing5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Here at Rope Race they run climbing session for all ability, from the regular Kids' club and school holiday activities, Birthday parties and dedicate...

Toddler soft play area at Dizzy Rascals Indoor Play Centre in Poynton

Dizzy Rascals Indoor Play Centre

  • Poynton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Dizzy Rascals Indoor Play Centre Dizzy Rascals is the brand new, one of a kind indoor soft play centre located in the beautiful town of Poynton, East...

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...

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...

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...

Union Pacific Train at Brookside Miniature Railway in Poynton

Brookside Miniature Railway

  • Poynton
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Brookside Miniature Railway, located in Brookside Garden Centre in Poynton, offers a superb train ride for families and enthusiasts along a half mile...

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...

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...

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...

Horse at Glen Jakes Riding School in Stockport

Glen Jakes Riding School

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Glen Jakes Riding School Glen Jakes Riding School have established an outstanding reputation since 1990. We provide a high standard of tuition on wel...

Train at Marple Centre Play and Train in Stockport

Marple Centre Play and Train

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

With a miniature railway, indoor play facility and small animals to look at, this makes Marple Garden Centre a rather understated moniker! The charmi...

Indoor soft play frame and football arena at Let Loose Soft Play in Stockport

Let Loose Soft Play

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

Let Loose Soft Play! is a brand new children's play centre in Hazel Grove, Stockport. Kids always have something to do with a huge play frame to expl...

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...

Wild Things

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Your little animals are in for an awesome time at Wild Things, with multi level adventure play frames crammed with jungle themed treats like the tige...

Painted pottery at Happy Potter in Stockport

Happy Potter

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Happy Potter brings the magic of ceramic art and crafting fun to anyone who enters! This is a family activity with a difference – whatever you paint...

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