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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Abridge

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1378 fun things to do in Abridge 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 – 921 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Abridge 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 Abridge 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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Topgolf Chigwell

  • Chigwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Don’t know how to play golf? You don’t need to! Topgolf Chigwell offers a golfing experience that anyone can enjoy, featuring micro-chipped balls and...

Bedlam Essex

  • Abridge
  • Outdoor
  • Paintballing

Bedlam is the home for all things action. With centres across the UK - from the woods of Scotland to the South Downs - you’re never far from a new ad...

Laser Mayhem

  • Abridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Laser Tag

Laser Mayhem is like playing a living computer game: it's a bruise less, mess less, zero contact combat game played in an immersive arena with infra...

Epping Forest and Visitor Centre

  • Epping
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Epping Forest is, at 6,000 acres, the largest public open space in the London area and stretches a massive 12 miles from Manor Park in East London to...

Owls Play Centre at Fairlop Waters

  • Barkingside
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Owls Play Centre at Fairlop Waters is a soft play centre catering for children from 0 to 12 years, with dedicated playzones for babies, toddlers and...

Rollerbowl Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Rollerbowl has 34 lanes and are one of the biggest centres in the country; add that to large Arcade area with the newest games, fruit machines and 9...

Fullwell Cross Swimming Pool

  • Ilford
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Fulwell Cross Swimming Pool has 1m and 3m springboards and a 5m platform in its diving pool along with standard and learning pools. There is also a f...

North Weald Airfield and Museum

  • North Weald Bassett
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

North Weald Airfield was the famous Battle of Britain fighter base, RAF North Weald, near to the Essex town of Epping and easily accessible from Lond...



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Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre

  • Ilford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approved Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre offer a variety of well mannered mounts for lessons, which are available from 5 years upwards. A varie...

Bedfords Park Visitor Centre

  • Havering-atte-Bower
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Bedfords Park Visitor Centre offers a warm welcome and a great opportunity to learn about the wildlife that can be found in the surrounding park. Thi...

Paradise Wildlife Park

  • Broxbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Enjoy an award-winning day out at Paradise Wildlife Park, home to over 800 exotic animals and over 30 animatronic dinosaurs at World of Dinosaurs. It...

Moby Adventure Golf

  • Chadwell Heath
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

The amazing Golf Kingdom boasts 7 unique ways to play golf, but for most families' purposes you're probably looking at 3: the Moby Adventure Course,...

Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone’s heard the old song, ‘Old MacDonald had a Farm’. Well now he’s got a fun park and a whole raft of awards to boot, at Old MacDonalds Farm &a...

Epping Forest District Museum

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Epping Forest District Museum is a fantastic museum, with 6 different galleries, a gorgeous garden and a lovely gift shop for all that pocket-money m...

Creative Biscuit Ceramics Cafe

  • South Woodford
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Creative Biscuit Ceramics Cafe is a paint your own ceramics cafe where children can create their own mini masterpieces. Customise pottery from plates...

ODEON South Woodford

  • Woodford
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

What’s your favourite thing about a trip to the pictures? The big bucket of popcorn or the even bigger blockbusters? You don’t have to decide at ODEO...

Waltham Abbey Gardens

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Waltham Abbey Gardens is a truly magical and award winning site steeped in history and set in the grounds of the old Abbey, founded by King Henry II...

Kidspace Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Come to a soft play that wouldn’t look out of place on Mars. This innovative and futuristic play centre will have your little one feeling like an ast...

Namco Funscape Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bowling is usually a hit with kids of all ages, and if they're still small or struggle then they can use the rolling ramp and gutter guards provided...

Valentines Mansion and Gardens

  • Ilford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Discover Valentines Mansion and Gardens: a beautiful 300 year old country house and gardens in the heart of Ilford. Set within the historic Valentine...

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