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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Stamford

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 668 fun things to do in Stamford 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 – 469 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Stamford 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 Stamford 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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Family on Spy Mission Trail

Oakham Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Oakham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Do you love a good mystery? Or cracking a few codes? If so this is your time to shine, on the Oakham Spy Mission Treasure Trail. It’s a clue busting...

Alpacas at Rutland Farm Park in Oakham

Rutland Farm Park

  • Oakham
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Take the kids for a day out at Rutland Farm Park - a tiny family-owned farm located in Rutland, England’s smallest county. The farm had been closed f...

Boundless Fun Trampoline & Soft Play

Boundless Fun Trampoline & Soft Play

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Come and jump around at Boundless Fun Trampoline & Soft Play . Take your mini-bouncers to this trampoline park and let them burn off their unlimi...

Kids in the VR simulating chairs at VR HAPPY

VR HAPPY

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Immerse yourself in endless possibilities at VR HAPPY, with other 100 virtual reality games for you to pick from, there’s something for all the famil...

Indoor soft play frame at Mini Monsters Softplay in Oakham

Mini Monsters Softplay

  • Oakham
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Let your little rascals go wild at Mini Monsters, a huge 3-storey soft-play for your kids to explore! Get the kids set for a day of adventure as they...

Kids and monkey mascot racing down a four-lane slide at Big Sky Adventure Play

Big Sky Adventure Play

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Big Sky Adventure Play prices are inclusive of all the main rides and represents fantastic value for money. Your kids will enjoy an "Around the Wo...

Horses at Grasslands Equestrian Centre in Peterborough

Grasslands Equestrian Centre

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Grasslands Equestrian Centre is a friendly, BHS approved offering families and kids a variety of well mannered mounts for lessons and hacking! Their...

Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery

Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Curious about local history? Visit Peterborough Museum and Art Gallery and discover fascinating histories from the past that will have your whole fam...

Family looking at miniature village at Railworld in Peterborough

Railworld Wildlife Haven

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

If your tykes LOVE trains, where better to take them than Railworld Wildlife Haven? This model railway has all kinds locomotives, beginning with a cl...

Girls canoeing at Nene Extreme Adventures in Oundle

Nene Extreme Adventures

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

With raft building, canoeing and a whole load more at Nene Extreme Adventures, getting kids unplugged and outdoors is easy! It’s the perfect location...

Laser room at Laserforce Peterborough

Laserforce Peterborough

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Laserforce is a thrilling participation fantasy war game allowing players over 7s to be the hero that they have always wanted to be, in a safe and ma...

Lifeguard and swimmers at Peterborough Lido

Peterborough Lido

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Peterborough Lido is the place to be during the summer. Boasting three outdoor heated swimming pools, of which the main pool is 50m long, a teaching...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Peterborough Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Whodunit? And where, or why?! There are more than a few riddles to solve on the Peterborough Mystery Treasure Trail, and you’re the crack team to get...

Person diving into swimming pool at Regional Fitness Swimming Centre in Peterborough

Regional Fitness Swimming Centre

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Regional Fitness Swimming Centre has the usual pools plus diving pool equipped with 1 and 3m Springboard and 5m Platform. You can take lessons here,...

Kids on playground at New Ark Adventure Playground in Peterborough

New Ark Adventure Playground

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

New Ark Adventure Playground can be found at New Ark Play, an independent charity encouraging children to take part in adventurous outdoor play! Thei...

Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

Showcase Cinema de Lux Peterborough

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Dive into the silver screen at Showcase Cinema de Lux Peterborough, where there's an exciting 13 screens showing the biggest and best blockbusters yo...

Indoor soft play frame at The Hampton Brewers Fayre in Peterborough

The Hampton Brewers Fayre

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Hampton Brewers Fayre is part of the Brewers Fayre pub chain, selling the usual food and drinks, with a separate large room with a Play Zone and...

Duck crossing bridge at Barnwell Country Park in Oundle

Barnwell Country Park

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Barnwell Country Park is a great place for a family day out. Located in the heart of the Nene Valley, close to the historic market town of Oundle, th...

Maps and booklet for The Oundle Treasure Trail

The Oundle Treasure Trail

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get out in the fresh air and explore on the Oundle self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Kids of 6 and up, plus big kids of all ages will...

A group that has escaped at Trapp'd Northampton

Trapp'd Peterborough

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Does your family have what it takes to break out? Head on over to Trapp’d Escape Rooms in Peterborough and find out. This is a perfect attraction for...

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