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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ingatestone

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1228 fun things to do in Ingatestone 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 – 826 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ingatestone 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 Ingatestone 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!

  1. Two kids sat on a bench doing a treasure trail A must do

    The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

    Chelmsford

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Salty seafarers, unite! The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail is calling out for seasoned explorers to get a whiff of the scent and uncover buried lo...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.8 miles from Ingatestone
  2. Some kids playing mini golf at Mr Mulligan's in Basildon Kids Eat Free

    Mr Mulligan's Basildon

    Basildon

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Up for a game of crazy golf with the kids? Head out to Mr Mulligans Basildon and enjoy a putterly awesome experience for the whole family. You’ll hav...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.8 miles from Ingatestone
  3. Indoor soft play frame and seating area at Rockys Fun House Billericay

    Rockys Fun House Billericay

    Billericay

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Rockys Fun House Billericay Located close to Billericay High Street and the train station with its own car park this fun house features both junior a...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.3 miles from Ingatestone
  4. Mushrooms at Hylands House and Park in Chelmsford

    Hylands House and Park

    Chelmsford

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    Hylands House and Park has plenty for the family to enjoy, with 574 acres of parkland, including recreational ancient woodland, grassland, lakes, pon...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 3.5 miles from Ingatestone
  5. Toy aeroplane at The Cater Museum in Billericay

    The Cater Museum

    Billericay

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Cater Museum is a distinctly educational stop but a particularly fun one for imaginative kids who can get their history fix and let the daydreams...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.1 miles from Ingatestone
  6. People playing cricket at Chelmer Park in Chelmsford

    Chelmer Park

    Chelmsford

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Chelmer Park offers a generously sized adventure play area at it's heart with loads of play equipment for 3 to 12 year olds and outdoor gym equipment...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.3 miles from Ingatestone
  7. Woman painting pottery at Ceramics on the Hop in Writtle

    Ceramics on the Hop

    Writtle

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Want a unique day out with a splash of creativity? Take all the family down to Ceramics on the Hop and make something special to keep forever! Take a...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.5 miles from Ingatestone
  8. Horses at Hopefield Animal Sanctuary in Brentwood

    Hopefield Animal Sanctuary

    Brentwood

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Hopefield Animal Sanctuary gives a home for life to sick, unwanted and mistreated animals such as horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, pigs, chickens, gees...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (4 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.6 miles from Ingatestone
  9. Outside view of Chelmsford Museum

    Chelmsford Museum

    Chelmsford

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Chelmsford Museum Set in a park with an adventure play area, the museum offers a nice variety of exhibits, from a fine collection of fossils, a livin...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.8 miles from Ingatestone
  10. Indoor soft play frame and seating area at Rockys Fun House Brentwood

    Rockys Fun House Brentwood

    Brentwood

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Rockys Fun House Brentwood Conveniently located at the heart of Brentwood this fun house features both junior and toddler play structures including t...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 4.9 miles from Ingatestone
  11. Kids in ball pit at Wacky Warehouse Queen B in Chelmsford

    Wacky Warehouse Queen B

    Chelmsford

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Wacky Warehouse at the Queen B features a family friendly restaurant with kids' menu on the ground floor, with a multi level adventure play structure...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 5 miles from Ingatestone
  12. Golf hole at West Park Pitch Putt and Crazy Golf in Chelmsford

    West Park Pitch Putt & Crazy Golf

    Chelmsford

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    West Park Pitch Putt and Crazy Golf has a rather modest Crazy Golf 9 hole course available, plus a mature 18 hole pitch and putt course, as well as a...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.2 miles from Ingatestone
  13. Mini golf course at Rascal Bay in Brentwood

    Rascal Bay

    Brentwood

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    At Rascal Bay normally the focus of adventure golf is the golf, but with a place like Rascal Bay it's rather hard not to focus on the adventure! Your...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.2 miles from Ingatestone
  14. Stream at King Georges Playing Fields in Brentwood

    King Georges Playing Fields

    Brentwood

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Amongst other things the under-titled King Georges Playing Fields features a really unique garden designed for the blind, with many specially selecte...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5.3 miles from Ingatestone
  15. Outside view of Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker

    Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker

    Kelvedon Hatch

    Caves and MinesCaves and Mines

    Take your family on a day out to a former top secret location, and you’ll find t hat Essex has been prepared for far worse than chilly weather. Benea...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor 5.4 miles from Ingatestone
  16. Lambs at Barleys lands Farm Park in Billericay

    Barleylands Farm Park

    Billericay

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Barleylands Farm Park is a popular place for schools, as it knows exactly how to bring the curriculum to life with their award winning themed days. T...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 5.5 miles from Ingatestone
  17. Family watching Tour De France at Admirals Park in Chelmsford

    Admirals Park

    Chelmsford

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Admirals Park is linked with Tower Gardens and the adjoining West Park, covering an area of approximately 30 hectares and a wonderfully disparate var...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5.6 miles from Ingatestone
  18. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Chelmsford

    Chelmsford

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Calling all movie fans! Take a trip to the wonderful world of cinema and see film stars in their natural habitat, at ODEON Chelmsford. With 8 screens...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.6 miles from Ingatestone
  19. Party table at Rockys Fun House Chelmsford

    Rockys Fun House Chelmsford

    Chelmsford

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Rocky's Fun House Chelmsford ! Rocky's Fun Houses newest site located in the heart of Chelmsford town on Rainsford Road just a 2 minute walk away fro...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 5.7 miles from Ingatestone
  20. Snow at Thorndon Country Park in Brentwood

    Thorndon Country Park

    Brentwood

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Thorndon Country Park contains rare areas of heathland which are being carefully managed and restored in the most traditional and effective manner: b...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5.8 miles from Ingatestone