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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Mapperley Park

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 857 fun things to do in Mapperley Park 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 – 621 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Mapperley Park 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 Mapperley Park 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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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...

Indoor soft play frame and slide at Pirates Play Centre in Nottingham

Pirates Play Centre

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Pirates Play Centre is a fantastic three level play area with giant slides, rope bridges, sky glide, rollers and more classic soft play features. Sep...

Outside view of Razzle Dazzle Pots Ltd in Nottingham

Razzle Dazzle Pots Ltd

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Razzle Dazzle Pots Nottingham is a Paint a Pot Ceramic Cafe that is spacious and brightly decorated, making it a lovely setting for you to come and s...

Person bouldering at Nottingham Climbing Centre

Nottingham Climbing Centre

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Offering modern facilities and a friendly welcome to try Bouldering, Top Rope Climbing and Lead Climbing, there's basically no excuse to stay on the...

Planet Bounce

Planet Bounce

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Launch yourself into the heights of fun at Planet Bounce inflatable park in Nottingham! Anyone from 4–65 years is welcome to enjoy a jump session, so...

MeetspaceVR

MeetspaceVR

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Time to enjoy gaming as a family! Take your young game lovers to meetspaceVR at Nottingham's intu Victoria Centre and discover the newest PC games an...

People solving clues at Si5 Spy Missions Nottingham

Si5 Spy Missions Nottingham

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Si5 Spymissions is the exciting spy themed action adventure centre in Nottingham for ages 6 and above. The Mission: to infiltrate the ship and stop t...

Girl weaving at Stonebridge City Farm in Nottingham

Stonebridge City Farm3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(5)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Just outside Nottingham city centre is Stonebridge City Farm. This community project is free to visit and a perfect antidote to city living with its...

Mini golf course at The Lost City Adventure Golf in Nottingham

The Lost City Adventure Golf

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Bring your little budding golf star for an 18 hole crazy golf adventure at the Lost City, you even get to choose from two different full courses! Wil...

iLocked

iLocked

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Got a sharp mind, a keen eye for detail and a taste for adventure? Take on an escape room experience at iLocked Nottingham and feel the excitement of...

Cineworld Nottingham

Cineworld Nottingham

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Discover the latest hit films from around the globe at Cineworld Nottingham. Share the magic of the big screen with your whole family at this modern...

Bowling alleys at MFA Bowl Nottingham

Nottingham Bowl

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

With an epic 48 lanes spread over 2 floors it's also backed up by 2 bars, a separate family diner and huge amusement and arcade area! So come one, co...

Entrance to laser tag at Quasar Nottingham

Quasar Nottingham

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Nottingham's original Laser Tag venue, Quasar Nottingham is still going strong, welcoming kids over 7 to enjoy some pain-less, bruise-less combat gam...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Nottingham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you can’t get enough of country walks, and your kids love tracking down treasure, this is the day out for you! Have a crack at the Nottingham Trea...

People ice skating at National Ice Centre in Nottingham

National Ice Centre

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

You can skate every day at The National Ice Centre, the UK's centre for ice sports excellence, with a varying range of sessions designed to suit all...

People zorbing at The Adrenalin Jungle in Nottingham

The Adrenalin Jungle

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Make sure you bring plenty of energy with you to The Adrenalin Jungle. This 150 acres of woodlands contains fun, action and excitement for all ages....

Outside view of Greens Windmill and Science Centre in Nottingham

Green's Mill and Science Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Greens Windmill and Science Centre experiment with light, electricity and magnetism in the footsteps of mathematical physicist George Green (1793...

Staff in costumes at Nottingham Ghost Walk

The Original Nottingham Ghost Walk

  • Nottingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Welcome ghost hunters and join a dark and ancient mission, seeking out the ghoulish residents of this historic city. The Original Nottingham Ghost Wa...

Staff in costumes at Galleries of Justice in Nottingham

National Justice Museum

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Explore the fascinating history of the justice system at the National Justice Museum in Nottingham. Discover original courtrooms, dungeons and prison...

Kids exploring City of Caves in Nottingham

City of Caves5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Nottingham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

At City of Caves discover a hidden world beneath your feet underneath the streets of Nottingham. Explore original sandstone caves with the actor-led...

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