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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Buckhurst Hill

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1371 fun things to do in Buckhurst Hill 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 Buckhurst Hill 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 Buckhurst Hill 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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ODEON Cinema room

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...

Family golfing at Topgolf Chigwell

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...

Boy washing pottery piece at Creative Biscuit Ceramics Cafe in South Woodford

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...

Family walking through Epping Forest and Visitor Centre

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...

Outside view of Fullwell Cross Swimming Pool in Ilford

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...

Go Ape Alexandra Palace

Go Ape Alexandra Palace

  • North London
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Release your inner ape on a high ropes adventure at Go Ape Alexandra Palace! Set in an iconic London spot, the site offers 4 epic treetop adventures...

Soft play frame at Owls Play Centre at Fairlop Waters in Barkingside

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...

Boys playing footgolf at Lee Valley Golf Course in Edmonton

Lee Valley Golf Course

  • Edmonton
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

It’s time to tee up at Lee Valley Golf Course. Forget ideas of stuffy old politicians hitting the links - the team here are all about family fun with...

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre

  • Walthamstow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Waltham Forest Feel Good Centre has everything you need to get fit and feel good all under one roof! With too many facilities to even try to list thi...

Kids running on track at Lee Valley Athletics Centre in London

Lee Valley Athletics Centre

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Centres

Who says fitness is no fun? Go for gold at Lee Valley Athletics Centre where all sorts of facilities and an actual ‘minithon’ make for active tots. F...

Boy on zip wire at Go Ape Woburn

Go Ape Cockfosters

  • Enfield
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Trade the city centre in for a family forest adventure at Go Ape Cockfosters. As the highest Go Ape course in the South East, as well as part of Lond...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Lee Valley

  • Edmonton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Calling all film fans - young and old! Get the family together, tuck into popcorn and settle into a night at the movies at ODEON Lee Valley. With 12...

William Morris Gallery

William Morris Gallery

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get off the beaten track and discover one of London’s hidden gems - William Morris Gallery. Learn about Victorian artistic designer William Morris an...

People riding horses at Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre in Ilford

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...

Visitors at TeamSport Indoor Karting North London

TeamSport Indoor Karting North London

  • Edmonton
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

TeamSport Indoor Karting North London's fast, it's furious and it's the perfect place to challenge mates to an epic battle, or test your family to a...

Outside view of Valentines Mansion and Gardens in Ilford

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...

Empire Cinema screen

Empire Cinema Walthamstow

  • Walthamstow
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Indulge yourself in the best new films that everyone's talking about at Empire Cinema in Walthamstow. Not only can you feel the magic of the films, b...

A little boy feeding a camel at Paradise Wildlife Park

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...

Water slides at Leyton Leisure Lagoon in East London

Leyton Leisure Lagoon3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • East London
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Forget your standard community pool: Leyton Leisure Lagoon is a swimming spectacular with flumes, jets and more; your water babies won’t need any per...

Riders and horses in dressage competition at Aldersbrook Riding School in London

Aldersbrook Riding School

  • Chingford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approved Aldersbrook Riding School offer a variety of pleasingly tempered mounts for lessons, which are available for all ages with specific pre...

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