Things To Do In Essex | Day Out With The Kids

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    • Animals
      • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

        Zoos and Wildlife Parks

      • Safari Parks

        Safari Parks

      • Aquariums

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      • Children's Farms

        Children's Farms

      • Petting Zoos

        Petting Zoos

    • Water
      • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

        Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

      • Water Parks

        Water Parks

      • Water Sports

        Water Sports

      • Lakes

        Lakes

      • Sailing and Kayaking

        Sailing and Kayaking

      • Lidos

        Lidos

      • Beaches

        Beaches

    • Adventure
      • Parks and Playgrounds

        Parks and Playgrounds

      • Climbing

        Climbing

      • High Ropes Courses

        High Ropes Courses

      • Activity Centres

        Activity Centres

      • National Parks

        National Parks

    • Sports and Activities
      • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

        Ice Skating and Rollerskating

      • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

        Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

      • Go Karting and Driving

        Go Karting and Driving

      • Paintballing

        Paintballing

      • Skiing and Snowboarding

        Skiing and Snowboarding

      • Horse Riding and Stables

        Horse Riding and Stables

      • Cycling

        Cycling

      • Crazy Golf

        Crazy Golf

      • Arts and Crafts

        Arts and Crafts

      • Laser Tag

        Laser Tag

      • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

        Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

        Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

      • Cinemas and Theatres

        Cinemas and Theatres

      • Trampoline Parks

        Trampoline Parks

      • Indoor Skydiving

        Indoor Skydiving

      • Sports Centres

        Sports Centres

    • Sightseeing
      • Theme Parks and Funfairs

        Theme Parks and Funfairs

      • Museums and Art Galleries

        Museums and Art Galleries

      • Tourist Attractions

        Tourist Attractions

      • Landmarks

        Landmarks

      • Castles and Palaces

        Castles and Palaces

      • Caves and Mines

        Caves and Mines

      • Sports Stadiums

        Sports Stadiums

      • Tours and River Cruises

        Tours and River Cruises

      • Stately Homes and Gardens

        Stately Homes and Gardens

      • Railway and Transport Attractions

        Railway and Transport Attractions

  • Age Range
    • All Ages

      All Ages

    • Babies and Toddlers

      Babies and Toddlers

    • Young Children

      Young Children

    • Older Children

      Older Children

    • Teenagers

      Teenagers

  • Venue Type
    • Indoor

      Indoor

    • Outdoor

      Outdoor

  • Facilities
    • Picnics Allowed

      Picnics Allowed

    • Restaurant Onsite

      Restaurant Onsite

    • Onsite Shop

      Onsite Shop

    • Snacks Available

      Snacks Available

    • Toilets Available

      Toilets Available

    • Baby Changing Available

      Baby Changing Available

    • Disabled Toilets Available

      Disabled Toilets Available

    • Parking Available On-site

      Parking Available On-site

    • Parking Available Nearby

      Parking Available Nearby

    • Wheelchair Friendly

      Wheelchair Friendly

    Things To Do & Days Out In Essex

    1. Wat Tyler Country Park

      Wat Tyler Country Park

      Basildon

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
    2. Fun Factory Rochford

      Fun Factory Rochford

      Rochford

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor
    3. Southend Cliff Lift

      Southend Cliff Lift

      Southend On Sea

      Railway and Transport Attractions Railway and Transport Attractions

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
    4. Southend Pier Museum

      Southend Pier Museum

      Southend On Sea

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor
    5. Leigh Heritage Centre

      Leigh Heritage Centre

      Leigh-on-Sea

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Indoor
    6. Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre

      Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre

      Clacton-on-Sea

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
    7. Laser Kombat Basildon

      Laser Kombat Basildon

      Basildon

      Laser Tag Laser Tag

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor
    8. Belfairs Nature Reserve and Woodland

      Belfairs Nature Reserve and Woodland

      Leigh-on-Sea

      National Parks National Parks

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    9. Essex Police Museum

      Essex Police Museum

      Chelmsford

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    10. Rainham Marshes

      Rainham Marshes

      Purfleet

      National Parks National Parks

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
    11. Naze Tower

      Naze Tower

      Walton-on-the-Naze

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    12. Essex Fire Museum

      Essex Fire Museum

      Grays

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    13. Quasar Harlow

      Quasar Harlow

      Harlow

      Laser Tag Laser Tag

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Indoor
    14. West Mersea Beach

      West Mersea Beach

      West Mersea

      Beaches Beaches

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    15. 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
    16. Rockys Fun House Brentwood

      Rockys Fun House Brentwood

      Brentwood

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor
    17. 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
    18. Dovercourt Skate Rink

      Dovercourt Skate Rink

      Dovercourt

      Ice Skating and Rollerskating Ice Skating and Rollerskating

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor
    19. Jump Street

      Jump Street

      Colchester

      Trampoline Parks Trampoline Parks

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor
    20. Jump Giants

      Jump Giants

      West Thurrock

      Trampoline Parks Trampoline Parks

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor

    Find Family Days Out In Essex

    Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 155 fun things to do in Essex for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Basildon, Billericay and Braintree and we also recommend Brentwood. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 100 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Essex 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.

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