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

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Leicestershire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 849 fun things to do in Leicestershire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Leicester, Sileby, Mountsorrel and Syston.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 608 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire 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. A group of kids playing golf at Treetop Adventure Golf in Leicester Fun Family Events

    Treetop Adventure Golf Leicester

    Leicester

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Prepare for an epic adventure, perfect for explorers of all ages! Challenge your kids to a game of mini golf and take on one of the two exciting 18-h...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  2. 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
  3. Twinlakes Park Top Pick

    Twinlakes Park

    Melton Mowbray

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    Twinlakes Park is the ideal attraction for families with kids...in fact, it’s a theme park and an animal farm, all in one! The park has over 100 acre...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  4. Dad and daughter looking into telescope at National Space Centre in Leicester

    National Space Centre

    Leicester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    If any member of your family has ever dreamt of becoming an astronaut then they’re going to love the National Space Centre! Get ready for lift off as...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  5. Indoor soft play frame at The Jungle Club in Leicester

    The Jungle Club

    Leicester

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    The Jungle Club kingdom is an ultimate play space which provides fantastic exercise and fun for little guests. The extra large soft play area, with b...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  6. Walking path at Abbey Park Leicester

    Abbey Park Leicester

    Leicester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    The River Soar divides this beautiful park into two distinct areas: to the east of the river lies the highly decorative Victorian part of the park wi...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  7. Boy playing laser tag at Laserforce Leicester

    Laserforce Leicester

    Leicester

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Laserforce is a thrilling, super modern live fantasy game allowing players to be the space hero that they have always wanted to be! or the villain, o...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  8. Donkeys at Gorse Hill City Farm in Leicester

    Gorse Hill City Farm

    Leicester

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Just outside of Leicester City Centre at the heart of the community is Gorse Hill City Farm. This working farm is a registered charity that looks aft...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  9. Boating lake at Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre

    Leicester

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Centre runs a Holiday Scheme which coincides with all the School Holidays, so when the children are off School you can cou...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  10. Swimming pools at Leicester Leys Leisure Centre

    Leicester Leys Leisure Centre

    Leicester

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Take a leisurely swim, splash around in the activity pool or, if you’re looking for a bit more adventure, take on the climbing wall. There’s somethin...

    1 star rating Rating 1/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  11. Cafe area at Megazone Leicester

    Megazone Leicester

    Leicester

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Megazone Leicester offers an atmospheric laser tag arena for some immersive zero contact war play, including dry ice, intense music and other cool ef...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  12. Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

    Showcase Cinema de Lux Leicester

    Leicester

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Dive into the latest blockbusters at Showcase Cinema de Lux Leicester, where there's an amazing 12 screens showing the biggest and best family-friend...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  13. Foam pit and trampolines at Flip Out Leicester

    Flip Out Leicester

    Leicester

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Why walk when you could bounce? Put a spring in your step, stay on your toes and simply have a great time at Flip out Leicester. This is Leicester’s...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  14. Leicester's historic Guildhall on Curious About Leicester trail

    Curious About Leicester

    Leicester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Curious About Leicester is a journey of discovery: an exciting glimpse into what makes this multicultural and historic city what it is. Resident or j...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  15. Catch the Moon at Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe in Leicester

    Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe

    Leicester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    There’s nothing like a good board game to bring the whole family together! Gather the gang and head out to Bean Gaming Board Game Cafe in Leicester....

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  16. Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail

    Leicester Mystery Treasure Trail

    Leicester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    The Leicester Mystery Treasure Trail follows the tale of Richard III and the many mysteries surrounding his legend, so what are you waiting for?  Hoo...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  17. Ruins at Jewry Wall Museum in Leicester

    Jewry Wall Museum

    Leicester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Jewry Wall Museum is dedicated to the archaeology of Leicester's past and offers a great opportunity to discover the stories of different residents o...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  18. Inside at King Richard III Discovery Centre in Leicester

    King Richard III Visitor Centre

    Leicester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    King Richard III Discovery Centre has been built on the site where the buried remains of the king were found, the site of the medieval Grey Friars Fr...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  19. Overview of Boost Trampoline Parks trampolines, battle beam and foam pits in Leicester

    Boost Trampoline Parks Leicester

    Leicester

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Give your family a boost at Boost Trampoline Parks, Leicester. Let your kids release their energy at a trampoline park overflowing with fun activitie...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  20. Family at TeamSport Indoor Karting Leicester

    TeamSport Indoor Karting Leicester

    Leicester

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Get into the spirit of the race and earn your place on the podium at TeamSport Leicester! Beware: the competition will be fierce, as kids and adults...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor

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