20 Best Things To Do In Bacton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Bacton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 208 fun things to do in Bacton for you and the family to discover, including beaches, indoor and soft play areas and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 101 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Bacton 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 Bacton 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!

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A view of Bacton Beach, Bacton

Bacton Beach

  • Bacton
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Who here loves seal pups? Bring a bucket and spade, pack a picnic and hope to see a few of these adorable sea creatures at Bacton Beach. This is a sa...

A view of the sea at Walcott Beach, Walcott

Walcott Beach

  • Walcott
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

With its beautiful stretch of sand and sloping seawall, the locals see this as a testament to the battle between man and sea. If you ask us though, i...

A view of Mundesley Beach, Mundesley

Mundesley Beach

  • Mundesley
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Colourful beach huts, a long promenade and golden sands make up this little spot of seaside loveliness. See for yourself at Mundesley Beach. This is...

A view of Happisburgh Beach, Happisburgh

Happisburgh Beach

  • Happisburgh
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Home to an iconic red and white lighthouse which dates way back to 1791, this is a classic beach with all the trimmings. Climb the 96 steps at Happis...

Three people on a slide at BeWILDerwood in Norfolk

BeWILDerwood4.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Wroxham
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Crocklebog, Snagglefang, Thornyclod! If you’re not sure what any of those mean, you’re well overdue a visit to the place where imagination is king. W...

Victory Swim and Fitness Centre

Victory Swim and Fitness Centre

  • North Walsham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

At their A 25m long pool with 6 lanes, as well as the standardised joys of a family splash about, Victory Swim and Fitness Centre also offer Family S...

Actor at Davenports Magic Kingdom in North Walsham

Davenports Magic Kingdom

  • North Walsham
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Davenports Magic Kingdom showcases one of the largest collections of magic memorabilia in the world, bringing to life the fascinating story of the Da...

Diner at JR's Stomp, Dine, Strike in North Walsham

JR's Stomp, Dine, Strike

  • North Walsham
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

JR's Stomp, Dine, Strike does what it says on the tin - literally - with a day out packed with rolling, sliding and tucking in! Start with Stomp: the...

Boat at Museum of the Broads in Stalham

Museum of the Broads

  • Stalham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Museum of the Broads is a fascinating collection of vintage boating related items and thoughtful exhibits on the area's social and economic relat...

A view of Sea Palling Beach, Sea Palling

Sea Palling Beach

  • Sea Palling
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This is a bit of an unexpected gem with nine offshore reefs which were all manmade. As such it’s great for swimming - that is if you dare to get in!...

A view of Waxham Beach, Waxham

Waxham Beach

  • Waxham
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This beach is known as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, but more importantly as a fantastic spot for spotting seal pups! Come and pay these cut...

A view of Overstrand Beach, Cromer

Overstrand Beach

  • Overstrand
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Take a clifftop walk, spot seabirds and then climb back down to the beach for a sandcastle building competition, all at Overstrand Beach. This is a s...

Trains at Ashmanhaugh Light Railway in Norwich

Ashmanhaugh Light Railway

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Ashmanhaugh Light Railway is a privately owned Club operating a variety of trains around their 835 metre ( 913 yards, ½ mile) track which is full...

People go kart racing at Karttrak Cromer

Karttrak Cromer

  • Cromer
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Do your little ones have a need for speed? Get the whole family racing around the 550m track at Karttrak Cromer.  Who’s the fastest in the famil...

Staff presentation at Wroxham Barns in Hoveton

Wroxham Barns

  • Hoveton
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Wroxham Barns has worked hard to provide a day out that appeals to every family member, and it’s succeeded! From cute and cuddly animals, to rides, s...

A view of Horsey Beach, Horsey

Horsey Beach

  • Horsey
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

This is one of the wildest spots on the Norfolk coast with unspoilt beaches, enormous sand dunes and cracking views. Bring your camera for a day at H...

Kids playing on jumping pillow at Wizard Maze in Metton

Wizard Maze5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Metton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

This warmly welcoming site offers a seasonal 12 acre Maize Maze plus play features and a large play area for all ages and is open from July through S...

Aerial view of The How Hill Trust in Ludham

The How Hill Trust

  • Ludham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The How Hill Trust is primarily an environmental education facility working with school groups. They also offer adult courses and residential courses...

Street view of Sticky Earth Cafe in Cromer

Sticky Earth Cafe5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Cromer
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The award winning Sticky Earth Cafe was founded 10 years ago and offers a spacious, friendly and relaxed atmosphere where you can design, create and...

Map and booklet for Cromer Treasure Trail

Cromer Treasure Trail

  • Cromer
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore with the kids on this self guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail around Cromer. Whilst you follow the set of clear directions around Cro...

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