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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Shardlow

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 932 fun things to do in Shardlow for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, parks and playgrounds and museums and art galleries.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 682 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Shardlow 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 Shardlow 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!

  1. People walking through snow at Elvaston Castle

    Elvaston Castle

    Elvaston

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    The first county park in England, this has been gently entertaining and thoroughly inspiring for forty years. Obviously devoid of modern entertainmen...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2.1 miles from Shardlow
  2. Girl eating at Wacky Warehouse - Plank & Leggit in Long Eaton

    Wacky Warehouse - Plank & Leggit

    Long Eaton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    TheWacky Warehouse in the historic, watersidePlank and Leggit offers several levels of well organised craziness in the name of exercise boasting load...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.3 miles from Shardlow
  3. Wacky Warehouse Bonnie Prince

    Wacky Warehouse Bonnie Prince

    Derby

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Fancy a lunch out with your tots? Wacky Warehouse at Bonnie Prince in Chellaston is perfect for families with young kids. You’re welcome to dig into...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.4 miles from Shardlow
  4. Soft play area at Freddys Play Kingdom in Derby

    Freddys Play Kingdom

    Derby

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Freddy's is a soft play centre that has a particularly large play area for smaller toddlers and babies who are unable to play on the ropes and slides...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.5 miles from Shardlow
  5. Photo of some props at Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

    Houdini's Escape Room Experience Kegworth

    Derby

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Up for a challenge? If you’re kids are craving some adventure and thrills, then Houdini’s Escape Room Experience is the perfect place to be. Choose f...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 3.9 miles from Shardlow
  6. Sheep at Bluebell Dairy in Derby

    Bluebell Dairy

    Derby

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Happy cows give tasty milk and from there comes absolutely amazing ice cream! At Bluebell Dairy you can choose from over 26 flavours of homemade ice...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.5 miles from Shardlow
  7. Kids playing at Oxygen Freejumping Derby

    Oxygen Freejumping Derby

    Derby

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Mix together 150 interconnected trampolines, two basketball courts, performance trampolines and one huge airbag, and what do you get? Oxygen Freejump...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.7 miles from Shardlow
  8. Kids on splash pad at Chaddesden Park in Derby

    Chaddesden Park

    Derby

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks 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...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5 miles from Shardlow
  9. Party room at Little Drivers Soft Play in Stapleford

    Little Drivers Soft Play

    Stapleford

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Little Drivers is a bright and colourful Soft Play centre with three levels of play, slide and bash pads. The centre has a separate toddler area and...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 5 miles from Shardlow
  10. Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

    Showcase Derby Foresters Park

    Derby

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Watch all the best films at Showcase Derby Foresters Park, where there's a whopping 11 screens showing all those blockbusters that the whole family w...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.1 miles from Shardlow
  11. Dad helping son to bowl at Tenpin

    Tenpin & Sector 7 Derby

    Derby

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    This is bowling but not as you know it, with lasers, aliens and all sorts of crazy elements. Take bowling to the next level at Tenpin Derby. There ar...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 5.2 miles from Shardlow
  12. Young kids looking excited as they're strapped into gear and ready to climb at Alter Indoor Climbing and Activity Centre

    Alter Rock Indoor Climbing and Activity Centre

    Derby

    ClimbingClimbing

    Climb, swing and crawl at Alter Rock Indoor Climbing and Activity Centre. Let your kids get active for this day out where you can join in too. Take o...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 5.2 miles from Shardlow
  13. People rock climbing at The Climbing Unit in Derby

    The Climbing Unit

    Derby

    ClimbingClimbing

    The Climbing Unit is the ultimate indoor climbing experience for anyone of any age or ability. Any competent adult climber can bring a child down any...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 5.3 miles from Shardlow
  14. Lake at Staunton Harold Reservoir in Melbourne

    Staunton Harold Reservoir

    Melbourne

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks 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...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5.4 miles from Shardlow
  15. Sunset at Attenborough Nature Reserve in Beeston

    Attenborough Nature Reserve

    Beeston

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

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

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 5.4 miles from Shardlow
  16. Swadlincote Snowsports Centre Top Pick

    Swadlincote Snowsports Centre

    Swadlincote

    Skiing and SnowboardingSkiing and Snowboarding

    Love winter sports? Head out to Swadlincote Snowsports Centre to enjoy everything from skiing to toboggan rides, any time of the year. Situated right...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 10.6 miles from Shardlow
  17. Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

    Showcase Cinema de Lux Derby

    Derby

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Take the whole family along at Showcase Cinema de Lux Derby, where there's an epic 12 screens showing the best new films, straight from Hollywood. Th...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.8 miles from Shardlow
  18. Bowling balls at Hollywood Bowl, Derby

    Hollywood Bowl Derby

    Derby

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Bowl until you drop - or rather until you fancy chomping on a burger or playing a few rounds of air hockey - all at Hollywood Bowl Derby. Amateurs or...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 5.8 miles from Shardlow
  19. Family looking at paintings in Derby Museum and Art Gallery

    Derby Museum and Art Gallery

    Derby

    Arts and CraftsArts and Crafts

    For a dose of culture, bring your brood along to The Derby Museum and Art Gallery. Take a trip through history, first by stopping off in Ancient Egyp...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.2 miles from Shardlow
  20. Kids playing laser tag at Megazone Derby

    Megazone Derby

    Derby

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Megazone Derby is the multi-level playing arena in which futuristic laser tag is played by warriors of all ages! There are smoke swirls and spooky mu...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 6.3 miles from Shardlow

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