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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Swannington

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 291 fun things to do in Swannington 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 – 157 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Swannington 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 Swannington 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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Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure

Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure 5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Lenwade
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Ready for a day of uproarious fun? You’ll find it at Roarr! Dinosaur Adventure with all sorts of primeval activities for all the family, including li...

A family looking at a   treasure trail

The Norwich Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Norwich
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Bob Carter Centre

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Sports 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...

Pony at Redwings Horse Sanctuary Aylsham

Redwings Horse Sanctuary Aylsham

  • Aylsham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Meet more than 50 rescued horses, ponies, donkeys and mules nose-to-nose at Redwings Horse Sanctuary Aylsham. Residents include real-life Black Beaut...

Mini golf course at Congo Rapids Adventure Golf in Norwich

Congo Rapids Adventure Golf

  • Norwich
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy 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...

Train at Bure Valley Railway in Aylsham

Bure Valley Railway

  • Aylsham
  • Indoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Bure Valley Railway is a, fifteen inch, narrow gauge steam and diesel railway in North Norfolk which runs from Between the old market town of Ayl...

Aircraft at City of Norwich Aviation Museum

City of Norwich Aviation Museum

  • Norwich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The City of Norwich Aviation Museum houses an impressive selection of both preserved and mocked up aircraft as well as a fascinating series of well t...

Cafe at Namco Funscape Norwich

Namco Funscape Norwich

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Ten 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...

Soft play area at Castle Carvery in Norwich

Castle Carvery

  • Norwich
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor 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...

Winter at Blickling Hall in Aylsham

Blickling Hall

  • Aylsham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Blickling Estate has been at the heart of this North Norfolk community since the sixteenth century and is famous as being built on the grounds of...

People bouldering at Highball Climbing Centre in Norwich

Highball Climbing Centre

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

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...

Studio of Dotty Pottery in Norwich

Dotty Pottery

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Pottery 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...

People playing dodgeball at High Altitude Trampoline Park in Norwich

High Altitude Trampoline Park

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline 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...

Night ice skating arena at Funkys in Norwich

Funkys

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Funky's have a purpose built maple wood roller skating rink and amazing adventure play area which stretches over 3 floors! Where better to spend a wh...

Three people on a slide at BeWILDerwood in Norfolk

BeWILDerwood5 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...

Boys racing on track at Sloughbottom Park BMX Track in Norwich

Sloughbottom Park BMX Track

  • Norwich
  • Outdoor
  • Activity 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...

A little girl and her Mum at Pensthorpe Natural Park in Norfolk

Pensthorpe Natural Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Fakenham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Explore Pensthorpe Natural Park, a 700 acre park packed full of wildlife and fun family activities, plus this former home of BBC Springwatch has plen...

Bowling lanes at Bowling House in Norwich

Bowling House

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Ten 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...

Outside view of Visitor Centre at Eaton Park in Norwich

Eaton Park

  • Norwich
  • Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Golf course at Eaton Park Pitch and Putt in Norwich

Eaton Park Pitch and Putt

  • Norwich
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy 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...

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