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Best Days Out In Aingers Green For Older Children

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Brightlingsea Open Air Pool

  • Colchester
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Brightlingsea Open Air Pool is a vintage offering in lido terms, originally built in 1933 and comprising a 15m paddling pool and a 50m main pool. The...

Brightlingsea Beach

  • Colchester
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Are you into boats and history? Make your casual day at the beach a tiny bit more exciting and choose Brightlingsea Beach near Essex. This historic b...

St Osyth Beach

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Enjoy a relaxing day by the seaside. Collect pebbles and enjoy the charm of unspoilt nature at St Osyth Beach near Clacton On Sea. This is a very sto...

Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

  • Fingringhoe
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Out on the reserve at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve you will find a picnic area, nature trails and bird hides (some easy access) and view-points wi...

Hasty’s Adventure Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Take the little farmers in the family for a fun day outdoors at Hasty’s Adventure Farm. The farm is designed to offer fun activities for little adven...

Aqua Park Suffolk

  • Stutton
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Nothing screams summer fun like a giant floating inflatable aqua park! With over 50 exciting obstacles, featuring some of UK’s biggest slides, Aqua P...

Martello Bay Beach

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Enjoy a sunny day filled with sandplay and water fun at Martello Bay Beach near St Osyth. This historic beach is famously named after a small, 19th c...

Cudmore Grove Country Park

  • East Mersea
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

You can start your trip to the Green Flag Awarded Cudmore Grove Country Park with a stop at the Information Room, where information from the Educatio...



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Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre is an indoor play frame with an amazing 3 levels! Packed with climbing tubes, a spiral slide, an astro slide, Bif...

Jaywick Beach

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Beach towel? Check. Sun lotion? Check. Swim Suit? Check. Sorted then! You're ready for your family day at Jaywick Beach near Clacton On Sea. This san...

Push Kiting

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Push Kiting Offering lessons in Kitesurfing, Kite Buggying, Land Kiteboarding and Power Kiteboarding. Basically however you'd like to be wind powered...

Clacton Pavilion

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

This multi-million pound entertainment and amusement centre situated on Clacton seafront where you can enjoy action packed days out in Essex for all...

Clacton Beach

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a good beach near Essex? It doesn't get much better than Clacton Beach in Clacton On Sea! This wonderful sandy beach is considered Essex'...

Clacton Pier

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you ready for a seaside adventure? Head down to Clacton Pier for great family fun whatever the weather! First, see who will be the family champio...

Seaquarium at Clacton Pier

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Indoor
  • Aquariums

The Seaquarium at Clacton Pier offers an informative, educational, fun learning experience. Many of the marine life species found in and around our s...

Bourne Mill

  • Colchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

A delightful piece of late Elizabethan playfulness. Built for banquets and converted into a mill in the 19th century. Bourne Mill is set in tranquil...

Rollerworld Quasar Colchester

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Get your skates on at Rollerworld Quasar and enjoy a family-friendly skating experience with catchy music, disco lights and plenty of room to show of...

Frinton on Sea Beach

  • Tendring
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Frinton on Sea Beach, which is sandy and golden when the tide is out, is approached by a wide greensward. On the seawall above runs a mile long prome...

Hollytrees Museum

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

A rather highlight of the Hollytrees Museum is the little Hollytrees Museum! What a delight for any child to nose through a dolls house that's a thor...

Natural History Museum Colchester

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Natural History Museum Colchester did you know that there was an earthquake in Colchester in 1884? Or that mammoths and hippos used to live in thi...

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