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

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cambridgeshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 614 fun things to do in Cambridgeshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Peterborough, Huntingdon, Cambridge and Ely.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 410 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire 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. Outside view of Layer Marney Tower in Colchester

    Layer Marney Tower

    Colchester

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  2. Outside view of Mercury Theatre in Colchester

    Mercury Theatre

    Colchester

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  3. Tenpin Colchester

    Tenpin Colchester

    Colchester

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  4. Windmill at Quainton Windmill in Aylesbury

    Quainton Windmill

    Aylesbury

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  5. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail A must do

    The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail

    Colchester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  6. Kids playing zorb football at Colchester Leisure World

    Colchester Leisure World

    Colchester

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  7. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Colchester

    Colchester

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  8. Man resting in gardens at Castle Park and Gardens in Colchester

    Castle Park and Gardens

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  9. Wide shot of water area at Cassiobury Park in Watford

    Cassiobury Park

    Watford

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  10. Visitors at Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  11. Girl looking at a shell. Source: Natural Museum of History Colchester

    Natural History Museum Colchester

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  12. Indoor soft play frame at Fun Valley in Leicester

    Fun Valley

    Leicester

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  13. Outside view of Hollytrees Museum in Colchester

    Hollytrees Museum

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  14. Sea turtle at Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary

    Sea Life Hunstanton

    Hunstanton

    AquariumsAquariums

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor