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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Elkesley

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 795 fun things to do in Elkesley 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 – 590 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Elkesley 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 Elkesley 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. Slides at Captain Jacks Adventure Play in Retford

    Captain Jacks Adventure Play

    Retford

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Captain Jack's Adventure is a new exciting addition to Retford. With separate play frames for toddlers and juniors they aim to provide a safe fun pla...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.6 miles from Elkesley
  2. Girl on zipwire at Clumber Park

    Clumber Park

    Worksop

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    If you’re looking to create some wonderful memories and spend some quality family time outdoors, then look no further than Clumber Park. Autumn, wint...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 3.9 miles from Elkesley
  3. A little girl at Go Ape Black Park 10% off - offer ends Sunday!

    Go Ape Sherwood Pines

    Edwinstowe

    High Ropes CoursesHigh Ropes Courses

    Hidden deep in Robin Hood country, Go Ape Sherwood Pines is a high ropes experience for the whole tribe. So, stash your bow and arrows for the day an...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 9.1 miles from Elkesley
  4. Courtyard at Thoresby Park in Newark

    Thoresby Park

    Newark

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Fancy a day out in the park? Take the kids to Thoresby Park - explore acres of beautiful parklands, have a picnic in the sun and play outside. Enjoy...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.1 miles from Elkesley
  5. The Rural Learning Centre at Idle Valley in Retford

    Idle Valley

    Retford

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Idle Valley offers an outdoor play space with adventure play facilities plus you can hire great kids' discovery packs from the centre (very reasonabl...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.6 miles from Elkesley
  6. Photo exhibit at The Holocaust Centre in Laxton

    The Holocaust Centre

    Laxton

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Holocaust Centre provides a moving experience that gives kids the chance to learn about the Holocaust and other genocide in the 20th century. Thi...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 5.4 miles from Elkesley
  7. Laser tag equipment at Laser Labyrinth in Worksop

    Laser Labyrinth

    Worksop

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Laser Labyrinth is an exciting place to take kids (and ‘big kids') who are full of energy and want some fun! There are a number of really cool...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 6.5 miles from Elkesley
  8. Indoor soft play frame and slide at Kids Zone in Worksop

    Kids Zone

    Worksop

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Kids Zone is a great place to take the little monkeys to burn off some energy and have loads of fun doing it. They will love the large main play fram...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 6.6 miles from Elkesley
  9. Walking path at Sherwood Forest Country Park in Edwinstowe

    Sherwood Forest Country Park

    Edwinstowe

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    At Sherwood Forest Country Park one can browse around the Visitor Centre shops or relax after a stroll in the Forest Table Restaurant. Take a walk to...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 6.7 miles from Elkesley
  10. Sundown Adventureland

    Sundown Adventureland

    Retford

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    Sometimes taking younger kids to the bigger theme parks can feel like a waste of time and money, as you walk past yet another thrill ride they aren’t...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor, Outdoor 6.9 miles from Elkesley
  11. Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park Family fun

    Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park

    Farnsfield

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    Get ready for non-stop rides, thrills and waterpark fun, right at the edge of Sherwood forest at Robin Hood’s Wheelgate Park! Explore a 30-acre theme...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 12 miles from Elkesley
  12. Aerial view of circuit at Amen Corner Karting at Newark

    Amen Corner Karting

    Newark

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    The 300m junior track was opened in 1990 and was laid out to provide an easy fun course for novice drivers. It is all tarmac, originally 7.0m wide, w...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 7.1 miles from Elkesley
  13. Man walking dog at Rufford Abbey Country Park in New Ollerton

    Rufford Abbey Country Park

    New Ollerton

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Rufford Abbey Country Park has 150 acres of beautiful country park to explore and enjoy. Visitors love spotting swans, ducks and those typically chee...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 7.3 miles from Elkesley
  14. People horse riding at Sherwood Riding School in Kneesall

    Sherwood Riding School

    Kneesall

    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    Sherwood Riding School Horse Riding Fun for Kids Horse riding lessons at Sherwood Riding school are great activities for kids. It's a Nottinghamshire...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 7.3 miles from Elkesley
  15. Kids looking for clues on Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail in Edwinstowe

    Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail

    Edwinstowe

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    The Robin Hood's Major Oak self guided themed Treasure Trail is a walking treasure hunt through the town of Edwinstowe and the heart of Sherwood Fore...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 7.8 miles from Elkesley
  16. Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

    Sherwood Pines Forest Park

    Mansfield

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Take the kids on an outdoor adventure at Sherwood Pines Forest Park and find out what hides deep in the heart of the legendary Sherwood Forest. Follo...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 8.7 miles from Elkesley
  17. Boy shooting at Blyth Activity Centre

    The Tournament Ground

    Worksop

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    Get ready for an exciting, action-packed day at The Tournament Ground ! Located in Robin Hood Country, the centre is a great place for your little on...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 8.8 miles from Elkesley
  18. Carriage train at Sherwood Forest Railway in Edwinstowe

    Sherwood Forest Railway

    Edwinstowe

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Sherwood Forest Railway is home to the only Narrow Gauge Steam Railway in Nottinghamshire, and it's in miniature! A real steam railway, reduced to 5...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (3 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 8.9 miles from Elkesley
  19. Lake at Creswell Crags in Worksop

    Creswell Crags

    Worksop

    Caves and MinesCaves and Mines

    Creswell Crags is an ancient limestone gorge honeycombed with intriguing caves and smaller fissures. Cool stone tools and remains of animals found in...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 9.3 miles from Elkesley
  20. Horses and riders at Derbyshire Pony Trekking in Mansfield

    Derbyshire Pony Trekking

    Mansfield

    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    At Derbyshire Pony Trekking we cater for the whole family to come and enjoy a great day out in the fresh air! We trek out in the beautiful Derbyshire...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 11 miles from Elkesley

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