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Best Activity Centres In Southend On Sea

We've rounded up the best activity centres in Southend On Sea in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 33 Southend On Sea activity centres to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the activity centres we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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The MegaCentre Rayleigh

  • Rayleigh
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The MegaCentre Rayleigh is the home of Megazone Lasertag, MegaPlay Soft Play, Music Rooms, Theatre and a Youth Centre. MegaPlay is a Soft Play Area s...

Legacy XS Centre

  • South Benfleet
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Centres

In short, the Legacy XS Centre is awesome!  Boasting a 4,500 sq ft indoor skate park and 5,500 sq ft outdoor park, some of the star features include...

Swallows Leisure Centre

  • Sittingbourne
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Here at the Swallows Leisure Centre we have lots of activities aimed at children. They have a swimming pool with features including flume, waves, pir...

Grangewater Outdoor Education Centre

  • South Ockendon
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The Grangewater Outdoor Education Centre boasts a 25 acre watersports Lake set within a 75 location and offers bonkers quantities of challenging, cre...

Stubbers Adventure Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Upminster
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Family adventure starts here, from individual activities to whole days and courses, with loads of options available under the headings Land Based, Mo...

Adventure Kidz

  • Aylesford
  • Indoor
  • High Ropes Courses

The Southeast's FIRST Indoor Adventure Centre with high ropes AND indoor quad bikes! They also have brand new soft play with multiple slides, includi...

Go Ape Leeds Castle

  • Maidstone
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Fancy an active day out the kids won’t forget in a hurry? Head out to Go Ape Leeds Castle - it combines scenic views of “The Loveliest Castle in the...

Jungle Adventure

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Jungle Adventure follow the tracks as you step deep into the jungle. Once inside there is so much to enjoy, fly along the Aerial Glides, whizz dow...



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Jump Street

  • Colchester
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Jump Street is an indoor trampoline park with 90 +trampolines, dodgeball courts, basketball hoops, The Bag, The Wall, party rooms and a cafe with fre...

Jungle Jims Birchington

  • Birchington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Jims Indoor Soft Play Barn and Outdoor Family Fun Area is the Largest Family Entertainment Centre in the area: 10 acres of fun-packed attracti...

Go Ape Bedgebury

  • Cranbrook
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Reach treetop greatness at Go Ape Bedgebury - an award-winning high ropes experience packed with tunnels, tumbles and rope ladders. It’s bound to be...

Soccer Skills School

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

Kids' football academy in Greenwich, south east London Soccer Skills School is a football academy based in Greenwich, south east London, opposite the...

Tenterden Leisure Centre

  • Tenterden
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

For fantastic family fun days out visit Tenterden Leisure Centre with giant flume slide, wave machine, giant inflatables, floats, toys and a themed p...

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...

National Centre for Circus Arts

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

National Centre for Circus Arts Their Youth Circus Experience Day sessions are for young people aged 8 to 16 years old who want to try a great range...

Arena Pursuits

  • Wadhurst
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Arena Pursuits can promise a family day out filled with exciting activities that will be remembered for a very long time. Whether it is a birthday tr...

Jeppe Hein Appearing Rooms

  • South Bank
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

At Jeppe Hein Appearing Rooms the work of Danish artist Jeppe Hein often combines sculpture with architecture and technology to playfully solicit dir...

Oasis Right Track Project

  • Stockwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Oasis Go Kart Track now offer motorised karting activities along side the current pedal karting sessions to provide opportunities for older children...

GO Paintball London

  • Whyteleafe
  • Outdoor
  • Paintballing

Please note, GO Paintball is exempt from the COVID-19 'Rule of 6' as it is an outdoor sports. Looking for an action-packed day out for the whole fami...

GO Zorbing

  • Whyteleafe
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Always wanted to roll down a hill in a giant inflatable ball? Well now's your chance, because at GO Zorbing in Surrey, you and your kids can have an...

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