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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ellistown

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 912 fun things to do in Ellistown 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 – 647 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ellistown 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 Ellistown 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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Logo of The 1620s House And Garden in Coalville

The 1620s House And Garden

  • Coalville
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The 1620s House and Garden, previously known as Donington Le Heath Manor House, is an excellent example of a family home that was built around 700 ye...

Families shopping at sale at Barneys Indoor Play Centre in Coalville

Barneys Indoor Play Centre2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Coalville
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

With a simple 2 level play structure offering 2000 sq ft of play space Barney's Indoor Play Centre is small but perfectly formed with enough to keep...

Family in the garden at Stoneywell, Leicestershire

Stoneywell

  • Leicester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Reconnect with nature at Stoneywell, where there’s a gorgeous cottage built into a rocky hilltop, with 11 fantastic rooms filled with awesome things...

Steam train at Battlefield Line Railway in Shackerstone

Battlefield Line Railway

  • Shackerstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The 3 stations on the Battlefield Line Railway are Shenton (an award winner), Market Bosworth and Shackerston, the latter of which is the HQ station...

Ruins of Ashby de la Zouch Castle

Ashby de la Zouch Castle

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Ashby de la Zouch Castle is a renowned Royalist stronghold during the Civil War, the castle finally fell to Parliament in 1646, and was then made unu...

Kids in costumes at Ashby de la Zouch Museum

Ashby de la Zouch Museum

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ashby de la Zouch Museum is full of interesting artefacts and models which tell the history of this ancient market town. Open throughout the year, th...

Hood Park Lido Outdoor Swimming Pool

Hood Park Lido Outdoor Swimming Pool

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Fancy a swim? Visit the Lido at Hood Park Leisure Centre in Ashby-de-la-Zouch between May and September for a family day out, packed with heaps of sp...

Indoor soft play frame at Noahs Ark Shepshed

Noahs Ark Shepshed

  • Shepshed
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Noahs Ark offers a great all weather day saver in the form of several floors of adventure climbing maze just waiting to be explored and conquered! Th...

A group of kids playing golf at Treetop Adventure Golf in Leicester

Treetop Adventure Golf Leicester

  • Leicester
  • Indoor
  • Crazy 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...

Lake at Bosworth Water Trust in Market Bosworth

Bosworth Water Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Market Bosworth
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

Bosworth Water Park is a family orientated leisure and water park set in 50 acres of glorious Warwickshire countryside. There is 20 acres of lakes fo...

A flower made of lego at Brickman Exhibition

Brickman Exhibition

  • Leicester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Love LEGO®? We’ve got a treat for you then! Discover 60 incredible, one of their kind LEGO® models at the fantastic Brickman Exhibition, coming to Le...

Macaw Parrot at Tropical Birdland in Desford

Tropical Birdland

  • Desford
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

See up to 250 free-flying birds from all over the world soaring right above your head and go exploring through 6.5 acres of English countryside at Tr...

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...

Entrance to Paint at Pot Craft Studio in Ashby de la Zouch

Paint a Pot Craft Studio

  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Paint a Pot Craft Studio offers an indoor opportunity for you to come with your family and friends to paint your own designs on a wide range of ceram...

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...

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 playing in ball pit at Jungle Madness in Swadlincote

Jungle Madness3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Swadlincote
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Madness offers an extensive multi level play area full of vibrantly coloured challenges and obstacles throughout. Part maze, part assault cour...

Battle event at Bosworth Battlefield in Nuneaton

Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nuneaton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Journey through medieval England in the interactive exhibition at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre, witness the horrors of medieval warfare in th...

Twycross Zoo

Twycross Zoo4.666666666666667 out of 5 starstotal reviews(6)

  • Atherstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Set off on a jungle adventure like no other at Twycross Zoo, with over 150 different species including the four great apes. You’ll be swinging from t...

Family cycling at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire

Calke Abbey

  • Ticknall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Whether you love exploring on your bike saddle or by foot, there’s plenty of things to do at Calke Abbey. From the ‘un-stately’ home to the 600 acres...

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