The Best Things To Do In Shrub End Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Shrub End

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 798 fun things to do in Shrub End for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 527 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Shrub End 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 Shrub End 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. Indoor soft play frame at Jungle Adventure in Colchester

    Jungle Adventure

    Colchester

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 0.6 miles from Shrub End
  2. Red panda at Colchester Zoo

    Colchester Zoo

    Colchester

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 1.5 miles from Shrub End
  3. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail

    Colchester

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 1.7 miles from Shrub End
  4. Outside view of Mercury Theatre in Colchester

    Mercury Theatre

    Colchester

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.7 miles from Shrub End
  5. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Colchester

    Colchester

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.7 miles from Shrub End
  6. Girl looking at a shell. Source: Natural Museum of History Colchester

    Natural History Museum Colchester

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2 miles from Shrub End
  7. Visitors at Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester Castle Museum

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 2.1 miles from Shrub End
  8. Outside view of Bourne Mill in Colchester

    Bourne Mill

    Colchester

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 2.1 miles from Shrub End
  9. Outside view of Hollytrees Museum in Colchester

    Hollytrees Museum

    Colchester

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.1 miles from Shrub End
  10. Man resting in gardens at Castle Park and Gardens in Colchester

    Castle Park and Gardens

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.2 miles from Shrub End
  11. Toddler soft play area at Go Bananas Indoor Soft Play Centre in Colchester

    Go Bananas Indoor Soft Play Centre

    Colchester

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.4 miles from Shrub End
  12. Girl jumping on trampoline at Jump Street in Colchester

    Jump Street

    Colchester

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.4 miles from Shrub End
  13. Tenpin Colchester

    Tenpin Colchester

    Colchester

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.4 miles from Shrub End
  14. Kids playing zorb football at Colchester Leisure World

    Colchester Leisure World

    Colchester

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.4 miles from Shrub End
  15. People rollerskating at Rollerworld Quasar Colchester

    Rollerworld Quasar Colchester

    Colchester

    Ice Skating and RollerskatingIce Skating and Rollerskating

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.6 miles from Shrub End
  16. Black carrion crow at High Woods Country Park in Colchester

    High Woods Country Park

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.9 miles from Shrub End
  17. Visitors centre at Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve in Colchester

    Abberton Reservoir Nature Reserve

    Colchester

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 3.5 miles from Shrub End
  18. Craft area at Blue Owl in Colchester

    Blue Owl

    Great Horkesley

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4 miles from Shrub End
  19. Outside view of Layer Marney Tower in Colchester

    Layer Marney Tower

    Colchester

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.5 miles from Shrub End
  20. Visitor centre at Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

    Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve

    Fingringhoe

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 5.3 miles from Shrub End