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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Kirklington

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 724 fun things to do in Kirklington for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, parks and playgrounds and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 520 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Kirklington 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 Kirklington 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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Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park

Robin Hoods Wheelgate Park

  • Farnsfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme 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...

A little girl at Go Ape Black Park

Go Ape Sherwood Pines

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • High 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...

Mr Mulligan's Pirate Golf Nottingham

Mr Mulligan's Pirate Golf Nottingham

  • Calverton
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Love mini golf? You’ve got to try Mr Mulligan's Pirate Golf Nottingham! This 18-hole crazy golf will take you and the kids on a wild swashbuckling ad...

Outside view of Southwell Minster in Southwell

Southwell Minster

  • Southwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Southwell Minster with its majestic Norman nave and glorious 13th century chapter house is one of the under-discovered jewels in the crown of Notting...

Sheep racing at White Post Farm Centre in Farnsfield

White Post Farm Centre

  • Farnsfield
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

From cute chicks to sheep racing there’s lots for animal lovers to enjoy at the White Post Farm Centre, Entertaining families for twenty years, this...

People horse riding at Sherwood Riding School in Kneesall

Sherwood Riding School

  • Kneesall
  • Outdoor
  • Horse 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...

Man walking dog at Rufford Abbey Country Park in New Ollerton

Rufford Abbey Country Park

  • New Ollerton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Aerial view of circuit at Amen Corner Karting at Newark

Amen Corner Karting

  • Newark
  • Outdoor
  • Go 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...

Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Sherwood Pines Forest Park

  • Mansfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Kids looking for clues on Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail in Edwinstowe

Robin Hoods Major Oak Treasure Trail

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Aerial view of Kelham Hall and Country Park

Kelham Hall and Country Park

  • Kelham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Kelham Hall and Country Park is a fantastic day out for all the family. Come and discover Nottinghamshire's hidden gem, explore the fascinating hall,...

Photo exhibit at The Holocaust Centre in Laxton

The Holocaust Centre

  • Laxton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums 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...

Outside view of Papplewick Pumping Station in Nottingham

Papplewick Pumping Station

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Papplewick Pumping Station is one of the best preserved water Pumping Stations in the British Isles and is protected as a Scheduled Ancient Monument....

Piglets at Ferry Farm Country Park in Nottingham

Ferry Farm Park3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone loves baby animals, and at Ferry Farm Park you can get close and cuddly with cute farm favourites! With lots of litters through the year, it...

Game stand at Sherwood Forest Fun Park in Edwinstowe

Sherwood Forest Fun Park

  • Edwinstowe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Sherwood Forest Fun Park is a family operated children's fair located in Sherwood Country Park, offering a great little range of kids' fairground tre...

Carriage train at Sherwood Forest Railway in Edwinstowe

Sherwood Forest Railway4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Railway 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...

Riverside Park Newark

  • Newark
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Riverside Park is the local community venue for a wide range of regular family oriented events, from music concerts to food fairs, funfairs to duck r...

Walking path at Sherwood Forest Country Park in Edwinstowe

Sherwood Forest Country Park

  • Edwinstowe
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Map and booklet for The Newark Treasure Trail

The Newark Treasure Trail

  • Newark
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's great fun to be had for the whole family on the Newark self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Can you and the kids seek out all the...

Outside view of Arty Pots in Newark

Arty Pots

  • Newark
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Arty Pots Arty Pots is a pottery painting studio where children and adults alike are welcome to come in and create their own designs onto pieces of p...

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