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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Bowthorpe

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 280 fun things to do in Bowthorpe 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 – 150 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Bowthorpe 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 Bowthorpe 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. A family looking at a   treasure trail Top pick

    The Norwich Mystery Treasure Trail

    Norwich

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    It’s an age old question, one which calls for an expert detective: whodunnit?! Discover the answers on The Norwich Mystery Treasure Trail. Have you g...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.3 miles from Bowthorpe
  2. Superbowl UK Norwich Top Pick!

    Superbowl UK Norwich

    Norwich

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Fancy a classic game of ten pin bowling? Score a strike with a family visit to Superbowl UK Norwich where you’ll find 14 state-of-the-art bowling lan...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.4 miles from Bowthorpe
  3. Soft play area at Castle Carvery in Norwich

    Castle Carvery

    Norwich

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    The Fun Fort at Castle Carvery is an awesome, castle themed play area with loads of features inside and out, excellent for all weathers! The indoor f...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 0.4 miles from Bowthorpe
  4. Cafe at Namco Funscape Norwich

    Namco Funscape Norwich

    Norwich

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Most kids really enjoy tenpin bowling especially if they're still small enough to justify using the rolling ramps and gutter guards, then they've got...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.5 miles from Bowthorpe
  5. Studio of Dotty Pottery in Norwich

    Dotty Pottery

    Norwich

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Dotty Pottery is a ceramic painting studio situated in the lovely surroundings of Hellesdon Barns. They welcome all ages and abilities with ample spa...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.7 miles from Bowthorpe
  6. Outside view of Visitor Centre at Eaton Park in Norwich

    Eaton Park

    Norwich

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Eaton Park is a hidden gem, with so much more to do than you think and conveniently located close to the centre of Norwich. The enormous and always l...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2 miles from Bowthorpe
  7. Golf course at Eaton Park Pitch and Putt in Norwich

    Eaton Park Pitch and Putt

    Norwich

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Eaton Park Pitch and Putt The family oriented 18 hole pitch and putt course is great fun for older kids and those who need a bit of practice! It's si...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 2 miles from Bowthorpe
  8. Mini golf course at Congo Rapids Adventure Golf in Norwich

    Congo Rapids Adventure Golf

    Norwich

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Congo Rapids Adventure Golf is jungle adventure fun for everyone! Our 18 hole adventure golf course is spectacularly themed and full of obstacles inc...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 2.2 miles from Bowthorpe
  9. Boys racing on track at Sloughbottom Park BMX Track in Norwich

    Sloughbottom Park BMX Track

    Norwich

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    Sloughbottom Park lays claim to a 'world class' BMX Track available for public use at that best of prices: free! Not only can you up and down to your...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 2.2 miles from Bowthorpe
  10. Kids playing mini golf at Eaton Park Crazy Golf in Norwich

    Eaton Park Crazy Golf

    Norwich

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Come sun or cloud, the whole family can enjoy a morning or afternoon of fun at Eaton Park Crazy Golf . Set within the beautiful Eaton heritage park,...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 2.2 miles from Bowthorpe
  11. People playing dodgeball at High Altitude Trampoline Park in Norwich

    High Altitude Trampoline Park

    Norwich

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Up for some trampolining? Head to High Altitude Trampoline Park where you can jump, flip and fly on 80 wall-to-wall trampolines. And if that wasn’t e...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.3 miles from Bowthorpe
  12. Bob Carter Centre

    Bob Carter Centre

    Norwich

    Sports CentresSports Centres

    Bob Carter Centre A friendly little sports facility with plenty of active things to do, especially if you're organised and pre book! And all of it is...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 2.8 miles from Bowthorpe
  13. Bowling lanes at Bowling House in Norwich

    Bowling House

    Norwich

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Fancy a quiet game of bowling and a nice meal? Take the kids to the Bowling House - a kid-friendly boutique bowling alley in Norwich. It offers class...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.9 miles from Bowthorpe
  14. Walk way at The Plantation Garden in Norwich

    The Plantation Garden

    Norwich

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    The Plantation Garden is peaceful, quirky and fascinating. This is a quiet little oasis in the centre of bustling Norwich to sooth and intrigue yours...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.9 miles from Bowthorpe
  15. Kids at a role play doctor's office at Tots Town in Norwich

    Tots Town

    Norwich

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Tots Town is all about preparing kids for real life—and they'll be having so much fun playing, they won't even realise they're really learning! Boast...

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor 3.1 miles from Bowthorpe
  16. Lasers at Quasar Norwich

    Quasar Norwich

    Norwich

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Quasar Norwich Painless bruiseless laser tag: the zero contact way to get the thrills of combat in a futuristic and immersive arena! You'll all be to...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 3.2 miles from Bowthorpe
  17. City Sightseeing Norwich bus passes Norwich Castle

    City Sightseeing Norwich Hop on Hop off Tour

    Norwich

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Norwich is a gem tucked away on the East coast. With 12 heritage sites, beautiful countryside and a bustling Riverside Quarter, breathe easy on a Cit...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 3.2 miles from Bowthorpe
  18. People bouldering at Highball Climbing Centre in Norwich

    Highball Climbing Centre

    Norwich

    ClimbingClimbing

    Highball Climbing welcomes families and is a great location for kids to get started. This competition grade bouldering wall is the largest in East An...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.3 miles from Bowthorpe
  19. Outside view of Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell

    Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell

    Norwich

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Museum of Norwich at the Bridewell is an ancient building that is packed with displays and collections that all the family will enjoy exploring! You...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 3.3 miles from Bowthorpe
  20. Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

    Vue Norwich

    Norwich

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    From the latest blockbusters to the little indie films, there's everything you're just dying to see. Jump into movie magic at Vue Norwich, where you’...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.4 miles from Bowthorpe

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