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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Shelton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 699 fun things to do in Shelton for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and parks and playgrounds.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 477 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Shelton 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 Shelton 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. Twinwoods Adventure Book online

    Twinwoods Adventure

    Milton Ernest

    Indoor SkydivingIndoor Skydiving

    No need to go outside to get an adrenaline rush! From learning to fly in an indoor skydiving wind tunnel, to riding the waves at the indoor surfing a...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 7.8 miles from Shelton
  2. Rumble Live Action Gaming

    Rumble Live Action Gaming

    Huntingdon

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Looking for some action on your next family day out? Head out to Rumble - Live Action Gaming in the stunning Graham Water and prepare for an epic las...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 8.2 miles from Shelton
  3. Rockingham Forest

    Rockingham Forest

    Stanwick

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Rockingham Forest covers more than 200 square miles in North East Northamptonshire and is said to have been the favourite hunting forest of William t...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.5 miles from Shelton
  4. Sunset at Stanwick Lakes

    Stanwick Lakes

    Stanwick

    LakesLakes

    The fun at Stanwick Lakes includes water-play, with small stream and water wheels, a large sand play area, plus a climbing tower and giant slide. Chi...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.6 miles from Shelton
  5. Foam pads on water at Splash Leisure Pool in Stockton-on-Tees

    Splash Leisure Pool

    Rushden

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Everyone can enjoy the water at Splash Leisure Pool! From lane swimming in the 25 metre pool to having fun in the beach area, complete with fun water...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.2 miles from Shelton
  6. Girl at birthday party at Wacky Warehouse - Needle & Awl in Rushden

    Wacky Warehouse - Needle & Awl

    Rushden

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Wacky Warehouse Rushden: the Needle and Awl offers an indoor adventure play structure for kids under 4ft9 in height and 10 years, plus enclosed toddl...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 5.6 miles from Shelton
  7. People playing games at Ready Steady Roll, Sharnbrook

    Ready Steady Roll

    Sharnbrook

    Arts and CraftsArts and Crafts

    Roll the dice on this day out at Ready Steady Roll. Take your family to a toy and board game shop and spend some quality family time together. Stocke...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 5.7 miles from Shelton
  8. Woman on bench at Irchester Country Park in Wellingborough

    Irchester Country Park

    Wellingborough

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Considering it used to be an ironstone quarry, Irchester Country Park is very easy on the eye! It features a great children's play and activity area...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 7.5 miles from Shelton
  9. Boy on high rope course at Jungle Parc Northampton in Wellingborough

    Jungle Parc Northampton

    Wellingborough

    High Ropes CoursesHigh Ropes Courses

    Jungle Parc is a high wire forest adventure which has two difference courses where visitors can trek, swing and climb through the trees on over 45 di...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 7.6 miles from Shelton
  10. Playhouse

    Playhouse

    Milton Ernest

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Looking for a soft play centre that your under-10s will instantly fall in love with? Head out to Playhouse - Bedford's Ultimate Soft Play Centre, and...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor 7.8 miles from Shelton
  11. Aquatic Playground

    Aquatic Playground

    Wellingborough

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    For most children, having fun with water is a great way to spend a summer’s day so treat them to a visit to the Aquatic Playground. This public park...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 8.2 miles from Shelton
  12. Train exhibit at Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum in Wellingborough

    Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum

    Wellingborough

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Irchester Narrow Gauge Railway Museum , situated in Irchester Country Park , is an excellent little museum on the site of the original ironstone rail...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 8.2 miles from Shelton
  13. Woman with alpaca at Winwick Barn Alpacas

    Winwick Barn Alpacas

    Winwick

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    If your kids love all things fluffy, Winwick Barn Alpacas is the place for them. This family run farm lets visitors get up close and cuddly with a ga...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 8.7 miles from Shelton
  14. Bowling Balls

    AMF Bowling Wellingborough

    Wellingborough

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    We can all get a little competitive at times, and you know the best way to channel that? With a few rounds of tenpin bowling, of course! Let it all o...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 8.7 miles from Shelton
  15. Outside view of Wellingborough Museum

    Wellingborough Museum

    Wellingborough

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Wellingborough Museum encourages kids to visit and have fun, and hold special events during the holidays, such as special reenactments and animal vis...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 8.7 miles from Shelton
  16. Laser gun at Laser Maze in Wellingborough

    Laser Maze

    Wellingborough

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Using state-of-the-art, computer controlled equipment, you (and your team, unless you're playing solo!) try to score points by shooting your opponent...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 9 miles from Shelton
  17. Lake at Harrold Odell Country Park

    Harrold Odell Country Park

    Harrold

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Harrold Odell Country Park is a former gravel pit turned nature reserve and a good venue for families to explore. There are small play areas at each...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9 miles from Shelton
  18. Cheetah at Hamerton Zoo Park

    Hamerton Zoo Park

    Hamerton

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Take your young animal lovers to Hamerton Zoo Park and come face to face with over 100 amazing animal species, including big cats, meerkats and the l...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.5 miles from Shelton
  19. Ball pit at Fuzzy Ed's Priory

    Fuzzy Ed's at the Priory

    Wellingborough

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Looking for soft play in the Wellingborough area? Then head over to Fuzzy Ed’s Priory, where your under-12s will discover loads of colourful indoor f...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 9.7 miles from Shelton
  20. Bowling alley at Eat n Play in St Neots

    Eat n Play

    St Neots

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Eat n Play Just sit back, relax and let your child use up that pent up energy working their way around the maze of Eat 'n' Play. They have slides, ri...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 10.1 miles from Shelton

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