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    Things To Do & Days Out In Chelmsford

    1. The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

      The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

      Chelmsford

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Outdoor 0.5 miles from Chelmsford
    2. Riverside Ice and Leisure Centre

      Riverside Ice and Leisure Centre

      Chelmsford

      Ice Skating and Rollerskating Ice Skating and Rollerskating

      Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.3 miles from Chelmsford
    3. Rockys Fun House Chelmsford

      Rockys Fun House Chelmsford

      Chelmsford

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 0.7 mile from Chelmsford
    4. Essex Police Museum

      Essex Police Museum

      Chelmsford

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.2 mile from Chelmsford
    5. West Park Pitch Putt and Crazy Golf

      West Park Pitch Putt and Crazy Golf

      Chelmsford

      Crazy Golf Crazy Golf

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 1.3 miles from Chelmsford
    6. Chelmsford Museum

      Chelmsford Museum

      Chelmsford

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 1.3 miles from Chelmsford
    7. Admirals Park

      Admirals Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 1.4 miles from Chelmsford
    8. Wacky Warehouse Queen B

      Wacky Warehouse Queen B

      Chelmsford

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 1.1 mile from Chelmsford
    9. Tenpin & Sector 7 Chelmsford

      Tenpin & Sector 7 Chelmsford

      Chelmsford

      Ten Pin Bowling Alleys Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

      Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.9 miles from Chelmsford
    10. Chelmer Park

      Chelmer Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.3 miles from Chelmsford
    11. Baddow Hall Park

      Baddow Hall Park

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.5 miles from Chelmsford
    12. Brook End Gardens

      Brook End Gardens

      Chelmsford

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.6 miles from Chelmsford
    13. Hylands House and Park

      Hylands House and Park

      Chelmsford

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 3.1 miles from Chelmsford
    14. Ceramics on the Hop

      Ceramics on the Hop

      Writtle

      Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

      Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.3 miles from Chelmsford
    15. Chelmer Cruises

      Chelmer Cruises

      Chelmsford

      Railway and Transport Attractions Railway and Transport Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 6.9 miles from Chelmsford
    16. Tropical Wings Zoo

      Tropical Wings Zoo

      South Woodham Ferrers

      Zoos and Wildlife Parks Zoos and Wildlife Parks

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 10.2 miles from Chelmsford
    17. Rockys Fun House Billericay

      Rockys Fun House Billericay

      Billericay

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 8.5 miles from Chelmsford
    18. Barleylands Farm Park

      Barleylands Farm Park

      Billericay

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor, Indoor 9.6 miles from Chelmsford
    19. Great Notley Discovery Centre and Park

      Great Notley Discovery Centre and Park

      Braintree

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.3 miles from Chelmsford
    20. Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park

      Marsh Farm Animal Adventure Park

      South Woodham Ferrers

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor, Indoor 11.9 miles from Chelmsford

    Find Family Days Out In Chelmsford

    All the things to do in Chelmsford provide families with a relaxing and cost-effective day out.

    Go on a journey through the town's history at the Chelmsford Museum, which is situated in a park with an adventure play area. Children will love the fossils, British Wildlife galleries and the living beehive! There are also different archeological monuments that take you from the Ice Age to the present day.

    If your child dreams of being a police officer then they’ll love the Essex Police Museum. They can take their own fingerprints, become a detective solving a crime and listen to an actual police call. Small, but perfectly formed the museum is a family favourite and completely free of charge. Making memories on your Chelmsford family day out needn’t cost a penny!

    It’s always a good idea to make the most of open spaces when you’ve got energetic kids in tow. Baddow Hall Park is a great spot for games and picnic and has an adventure play area, there’s also Chelmer Park for the sports enthusiasts with its basketball, football and netball courts and outdoor gym and Hylands House and Park, which has acres of space, 574 to be exact, and a huge outdoor playground that’s disabled friendly.

    Get out on the canal with Chelmer Cruises. Hire a rowboat or canoe to go at your own steam, or join one of the cruises and let someone else do all the hard work for you!

    If you’re unexpectedly rained off you can’t go wrong with a decent soft play. Rocky’s Fun House Chelmsford has two stories and suits children from aged 10 and up, or there’s Wacky Warehouse Queen B.

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