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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cambridgeshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 628 fun things to do in Cambridgeshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Cambridge, Huntingdon, Peterborough and Ely. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 418 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!

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Map and booklet for The Ely Spy Mission Trail

The Ely Spy Mission Trail

  • Ely
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The clock is ticking, the locals are sweating and The Ely Spy Mission Trail is on! As super spies in the making, are you and your brood ready to save...

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...

Three young kids playing in some leaves at Anglesey Abbey

Anglesey Abbey

  • Lode
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Enjoy a family day out in nature at Anglesey Abbey and discover 114 acres of beautiful land, just 6 miles away from Cambridge! Your adventure with th...

Leos Funzone St Neots

  • St Neots
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Leos Funzone, based atOne Leisure St Neots, is an indoor adventure play centre that offers a great opportunity for babies, toddlers, and kids up to 9...

Cows at Wimpole Home Farm in Royston

Wimpole Home Farm

  • Royston
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

At Wimpole Home Farm you can wander into your own sprawling estate, with acres of parkland resplendent in the seasons, a manor home and a farm full o...

National Dragonfly Project

  • Wicken
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Having recently changed hands from the National Dragonfly Project to The British Dragonfly Society and National Trust, The DragonFly Centre is locate...

Cheetah at Hamerton Zoo Park

Hamerton Zoo Park

  • Hamerton
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos 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...

Kids doing water sports at Ride Leisure Events in Wyboston

Ride Leisure Events

  • Wyboston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Water Sports

All new Aquapark now open!  Lots of fun on the water for the whole family......enjoy climbing, balancing, sliding and bouncing around the brand new A...

Brewsters Fun Factory

  • St Neots
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Think indoor play, good food and lots of adventure. Fun is the name of the game at Brewsters Fun Factory. Attached to a family restaurant this play z...

South Angle Farm Park kids' windmill

South Angle Farm Park

  • Soham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Spend a day interacting and holding the adorable farm animals at South Angle Farm Park. Being allowed to touch and feed the animals is definitely muc...

Boys at Wandlebury Country Park in Cambridge

Wandlebury Country Park

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At Wandlebury Country Park on the gentle Gog Magog Hills just south of Cambridge, is a welcome retreat for walkers, nature lovers and a natural adven...

Indoor soft play frame at Cheeky Monkeys Play Barn in Fulbourn

Cheeky Monkeys Play Barn

  • Fulbourn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Whatever the weather Cheeky Monkeys will guarantee an exciting time for children whether they are whizzing down slides, climbing across rope bridges,...

Red panda at Shepreth Wildlife Park

Shepreth Wildlife Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Shepreth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

There are lots of animals to go and see at the award-winning Shepreth Wildlife Park, including tigers, red pandas, birds of prey, otters and lemurs....

Victorian village and windmill at Burwell Museum

Burwell Museum

  • Burwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Burwell Museum shows what life was like in this area over the last 100 years, plus there are Anglo Saxon and Romano British displays. Stevens' Mill (...

Snail's fossil at Fossils Galore in March

Fossils Galore

  • March
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Fossils Galore offers an educational experience that is fascinating and fun for all ages. There are a number of activities on offer such as a Dinosau...

Woman with alpaca at Winwick Barn Alpacas

Winwick Barn Alpacas

  • Winwick
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos 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...

Mr Mulligan's Stevenage

Mr Mulligan's Stevenage

  • Stevenage
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Think you know golf? Think again as at Mr Mulligan's Stevenage, it comes served with dinosaurs, deep sea beasties and UV lights. Good luck! Explore t...

Indoor soft play frame at Jungle Jims Playland in Sandy

Jungle Jims Playland5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Sandy
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

If you're looking for a rainforest rumble Jungle Jim's Playland ticks all the boxes for a fun packed family day out in an action-packed environment t...

Indoor soft play frame at The Hampton Brewers Fayre in Peterborough

The Hampton Brewers Fayre

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Hampton Brewers Fayre is part of the Brewers Fayre pub chain, selling the usual food and drinks, with a separate large room with a Play Zone and...

Indoor soft play frame at Bowling alleys at Flint Bowl

Bury Lane Fun Barn5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Royston
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Bury Lane Fun Barn is a thickly farm themed adventure play barn welcoming kids aged up to a whopping 10 years old with dedicated toddler space too: e...

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