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

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Carlton

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Carlton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 122 Carlton 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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Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Hicks Lodge

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hicks Lodge, near Ashby De La Zouch, is the perfect place for cyclists of all ages and abilities. Whether you fancy a casual family ride, or you want...

Hill top view of Hartshill Hayes Country Park and city in Nuneaton

Hartshill Hayes Country Park

  • Nuneaton
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Hartshill Hayes Country Park, covering 137 acres of woodland and open hilltop has magnificent views across the Anker Valley and is a lovely place to...

Kids playing dodgeball at Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park in Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Indoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

For kids with bags of energy, bouncing is only the beginning at Rebound Ashby Trampoline Park. To start with the park has 10,000 sq ft (!) of interco...

Kids playing Boardwalk game at Pooley Country Park in Polesworth

Pooley Country Park

  • Polesworth
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Pooley Country Park has over 62 hectares of beautiful land for you to explore, including the huge environmental education area with natural pools and...

Conkers

Conkers3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Swadlincote
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Money doesn’t grow on trees, but fun sure does at Conkers! Bring your family on a day out filled with fun, excitement and adventure that your kids wi...

Owl at Paradise Found Educational Farm Park in Sapcote

Paradise Found Educational Farm Park3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Sapcote
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Have you spent your days dreaming of finding paradise? Well at Paradise Found Educational Farm they’ve come true! The farm has over 1000 animals over...

River at Bradgate Park in Leicester

Bradgate Park

  • Leicester
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

For a lovely family walk with all the trimmings - including ancient trees and a Story Walk - take a stroll down to Bradgate Park. It really is pictur...

Kids with baby goat at Hoar Park in Nuneaton

Hoar Park

  • Nuneaton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At Hoar Park Shopping Village, Play Area and Children's Farm not only can you see a wide variety of Children's Pets such as Rabbits and Guinea Pigs,...

National Forest Adventure Farm

National Forest Adventure Farm

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Team the wildest parts of play, the cutest creatures in town and a cheeky tractor ride or two on a visit to National Forest Adventure Farm. First let...

Lake at Staunton Harold Reservoir in Melbourne

Staunton Harold Reservoir5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Melbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Walking path at Abbey Park Leicester

Abbey Park Leicester5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Leicester
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

People playing tug of war at Goldhill Adventure Playground in Leicester

Goldhill Adventure Playground

  • Leicester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Goldhill Adventure Playground understands that children need a space where they can be free to play, meet friends and be creative, which is exactly w...

Family by snail sculpture at Rosliston Forestry Centre in Swadlincote

Rosliston Forestry Centre

  • Swadlincote
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Rosliston Forestry Centre lies at the heart of The National Forest, and is a woodland haven offering lots of opportunities for family fun, including...

Victoria Park Leicester

Victoria Park Leicester

  • Leicester
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Victoria Park is one of the most beautiful open spaces for families to visit in Leicester. The park is well-maintained, with a number of play areas t...

Aerial view of landscape of The National Memorial Arboretum in Burton on Trent

The National Memorial Arboretum

  • Burton on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The National Memorial Arboretum has something for everyone, from remembering loved ones, to a wonderful stroll surrounded by wildlife. There are over...

Lake at Branston Water Parks in Burton upon Trent

Branston Water Park

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Branston Water Park has successfully held on to the prestigious Green Flag award since 2005. Home to many species of plants and animals, if you love...

Shobnall Leisure Complex

Shobnall Leisure Complex

  • Burton upon Trent
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Centres

Enjoy a huge range of sports and activities for the whole family at Shobnall Leisure Complex, no matter the weather. Sun’s out? Make the most of it w...

Ruin at Caludon Castle Park in Coventry

Caludon Castle Park

  • Coventry
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Caludon Castle Park The park is a special place as it houses Coventry's only castle remains, that of Caludon Castle set admist 24 acres of beautiful...

Autumn at Coombe Country Park in Coventry

Coombe Abbey Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Coventry
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Coombe Abbey Park in Coventry  offers 500 acres of beautiful woodlands, grasslands, gardens and lakes, all for you to discover! It’s the perfect...

Walking path at Allesley Park in Coventry

Allesley Park

  • Coventry
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The refurbished play area has a wide range of play equipment to offer a variety of physical and interactive challenges for all ages. Leisure faciliti...

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