20 Best Parks and Playgrounds In Bretton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Bretton

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Bretton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 73 Bretton parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Family on pedal boat at Ferry Meadows Country Park in Peterborough

Ferry Meadows Country Park

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Imagine somewhere beautiful, safe and unspoilt where you can walk, cycle, play, horse ride, ride a train, go fishing, exercise the dog, jog, push the...

Kids on playground at New Ark Adventure Playground in Peterborough

New Ark Adventure Playground

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

New Ark Adventure Playground can be found at New Ark Play, an independent charity encouraging children to take part in adventurous outdoor play! Thei...

Duck crossing bridge at Barnwell Country Park in Oundle

Barnwell Country Park

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Barnwell Country Park is a great place for a family day out. Located in the heart of the Nene Valley, close to the historic market town of Oundle, th...

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

Fineshade Wood5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Corby
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Deep in the heart of the ancient Rockingham Forest, lies Fineshade Wood, one of the largest woodlands in Northamptonshire. It’s the perfect place to...

Outside view of Grimsthorpe Castle Park and Gardens in Bourne

Grimsthorpe Castle Park and Gardens

  • Bourne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Grimsthorpe Castle Park and Gardens is beautiful stately home set in stunning countryside just 10 mins from the A1. The best thing about visiting Gri...

Kids on wooden obstacle course at Fermyn Woods Country Park in Brigstock

Fermyn Woods Country Park

  • Brigstock
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Fermyn Woods Country Park Situated in the heart of the Rockingham Forest, the park offers access to fantastic woodlands, meadows, thickets, marshes a...

Girls on jump pillow at Skylark Maize Maze and Funyard in March

Skylark Maize Maze and Funyard

  • March
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Visit Skylark Maize Maze and Funyard for an “amaizing” family day out. From the maze to the tractor rides, you're almost spoilt for choice...and that...

Garden at Central Park in Peterborough

Central Park

  • Peterborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Central Park is a charming place to visit with kids with plenty of varying terrain to keep little legs moving and little minds busy. There are sunken...

Corby Boating Lake

  • Corby
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

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...

Rockingham Forest

  • Stanwick
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Family at Easton Walled Gardens in Grantham

Easton Walled Gardens

  • Grantham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The charming Easton Walled Gardens are not only family friendly but eminently well planned and delivered with kids and grandparents in mind: the walk...

Sunset at Stanwick Lakes

Stanwick Lakes

  • Stanwick
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

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...

Cows in barns at West Lodge Rural Centre in Kettering

West Lodge Rural Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Kettering
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children'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...

Aquatic Playground

  • Wellingborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Woman on bench at Irchester Country Park in Wellingborough

Irchester Country Park

  • Wellingborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Piglets racing at Church Farm Stow Bardolph in Downham Market

Church Farm Stow Bardolph5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Stow Bardolph
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Who wants to race around on pedal-powered tractors and say hello to lots of cute animals? Church Farm Stow Bardolph is a rare breeds centre where you...

Outside view of Belvoir Castle in Grantham

Belvoir Castle2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Grantham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Spend a day outdoors with the whole family, soaking in the stunning countryside views at Belvoir Castle. Winding woodlands and green gardens line the...

Lake at Harrold Odell Country Park

Harrold Odell Country Park

  • Harrold
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Walking trail at Sywell Country Park in Ecton

Sywell Country Park

  • Ecton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Sywell Country Park offers meadowland and lakeside walks, with a small arboretum of exotic trees and Edwardian buildings still surviving from its pas...

Families watching show at Milton Country Park

Milton Country Park

  • Milton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

TheMilton Country Park comprises 95 acres of eclectic terrain to explore based around the reclaimed gravel pits, but out of it's wilder depths there...

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