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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Rothwell

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 808 fun things to do in Rothwell for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 580 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Rothwell 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 Rothwell 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. Cows in barns at West Lodge Rural Centre in Kettering

    West Lodge Rural Centre


    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    West Lodge Rural Centre is a small, family owned farm that gives you the opportunity to get hands-on experience with a variety of animals. The cuddle...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (3 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2.3 miles from Rothwell
  2. Finished craft at Elsies Pottery Painting Barn in Market Harborough

    Elsies Pottery Painting Barn

    Market Harborough

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Elsies Pottery Painting Barn is the place to come and unleash (or even discover) your creative talents. You will spend a few hours in the barn using...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3 miles from Rothwell
  3. Bowling alleys at New York Thunderbowl in Kettering

    New York Thunderbowl


    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    If you love having a bit of family fun with a competitive edge then get down to New York Thunderbowl. Whatever the weather it’s sure to be a hit, may...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 3.1 miles from Rothwell
  4. Laser tag equipment at Laser Zap Attack in Kettering

    Laser Zap Attack


    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Laser Zap Attack A custom built and family friendly laser maze (well, not that friendly, you will be shooting at each other after all!) is waiting to...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 3.2 miles from Rothwell
  5. Exhibition of Top Secret base in World War II at Harrington Aviation Museum

    Harrington Aviation Museum


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Harrington Aviation Museums comprise the Carpetbagger Aviation and Secret War Museum. These museums offer a rare look at life on this Top Secret...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.4 miles from Rothwell
  6. Girl in ball pit at Kids Play Kettering

    Kids Play Kettering


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Smile: it's Kid's Play! Every corner of Kids Play in Kettering is bursting with fun! With numerous fun indoor activities, you are sure to find someth...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.6 miles from Rothwell
  7. Wicksteed Park

    Wicksteed Park


    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    Set in 147 acres of parkland, there’s lots to do and room to breathe at Wicksteed Park where gently sloping hills and secluded lakes give way to ride...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.6 miles from Rothwell
  8. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Kettering


    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Who doesn’t love a trip to the pictures? Films fans young, old and brand spanking new will be able to find a favourite film at ODEON Kettering. With...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.9 miles from Rothwell
  9. Corby Boating Lake

    Corby Boating Lake



    Corby Boating Lake was constructed in the early 70s. It is a lovely facility at the heart of the town. The lake can boast a wide range of geese, duck...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.5 miles from Rothwell
  10. Harborough Leisure Centre

    Harborough Leisure Centre

    Market Harborough

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Featuring three swimming pools and a packed programme for kids, including award-winning swimming lessons, trampolining (5+) and more, Harborough Leis...

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.8 miles from Rothwell
  11. Pirate ship feature at Corby International Swimming Diving Pool

    Corby International Swimming Diving Pool


    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Corby East Midlands International Swimming Pool offers a wide range of facilities including the fun pool with Pirate Ship (for under 8's) and the inc...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.1 miles from Rothwell
  12. Prize at Mini Mischiefs in Market Harborough

    Mini Mischiefs

    Market Harborough

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Mini Mischiefs have a huge 5.5m high, multi-level soft play area which includes astra slides, a racing slide and a cool spiral slide, as well as an e...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 6.4 miles from Rothwell
  13. Shoe makers workshop at Harborough Museum

    Harborough Museum

    Market Harborough

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Visit the exciting new Treasure Gallery in Harborough Museum and explore the mysteries of the Iron Age. See the story of how it all began: find out a...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.4 miles from Rothwell
  14. Girl holding bunny at The Little Explorers Activity Club in market Harborough

    The Little Explorers Activity Club

    Market Harborough

    Petting ZoosPetting Zoos

    The Little Explorers is an autism-friendly activity club where kids with special needs can have fun and socialise in a safe environment. They’ll have...

    Suitable for 4-12 Indoor, Outdoor 6.7 miles from Rothwell
  15. Go karts at The Race Club UK in Corby

    The Race Club Karting


    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Everyone will be entertained from start to finish at The Race Club Karting in Northamptonshire. Take the family go karting and enjoy an adrenaline fu...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 6.9 miles from Rothwell
  16. Families walking on grounds at Rockingham Castle in Market Harborough

    Rockingham Castle

    Market Harborough

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Rockingham Castle was built by the famous William the Conqueror, for 450 years Rockingham was a Royal fortress, and since then it has been home to th...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 7 miles from Rothwell
  17. Trampolines at Planet Bounce Corby

    Gravity Trampoline Park Corby


    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Enter a world where you can defy gravity with every step, spring off walls and land safely nestled in giant airbags, and become a gladiator fighting...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 7.1 miles from Rothwell
  18. Kids play indoor football at Cheeky Monkees in Corby

    Cheeky Monkees


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Head on down to Cheeky Monkees for an indoor adventure, perfect for rainy days. Play the day away with your monkey tribe in this Play Palace. Scrambl...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 7.3 miles from Rothwell
  19. Aeroplane at Sywell Aviation Museum in Northampton

    Sywell Aviation Museum


    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Sywell Aviation Museum is based in the lovely Art Deco surroundings of Sywell Aerodrome, which is located on the edge of Sywell village in Northampto...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 8.4 miles from Rothwell
  20. Skate boarding ramps at Adrenaline Alley in Corby

    Adrenaline Alley


    Ice Skating and RollerskatingIce Skating and Rollerskating

    Adrenaline Alley is a fun urban sports park for all the family. There is a large indoor space featuring a number of sections from beginner to expert....

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 8.5 miles from Rothwell

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