20 Best Tourist Attractions In Barrow Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Tourist Attractions In Barrow

We've rounded up the best tourist attractions in Barrow in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 61 Barrow tourist attractions to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the tourist attractions 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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Map and booklet for The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail

The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With clues to uncover and codes to crack, master detectives are what’s called for on The Bury St Edmunds Mystery Treasure Trail. The town is calling...

National Stud horse

National Stud

  • Newmarket
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Interested in horse racing, horse breeding, or simply horses in general? Then a visit to the National Stud is a must! After all, it’s the only commer...

Boys on Treasure Hunt Trail

Lavenham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Lavenham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Pirates come in all sorts of packages, so get your band of mini marauders out on the Lavenham Treasure Hunt Trail. The hunt will be full of code bust...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

The Cambridge Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Enjoy some quality family fun together on the Cambridge self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Suitable for the whole family and written so...

Map and booklet for The Ely Spy Mission Trail

The Ely Spy Mission Trail

  • Ely
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The clock is ticking, the locals are sweating and The Ely Spy Mission Trail is on! As super spies in the making, are you and your brood ready to save...

Ely Cathedral on Curious About Ely trail

Curious About Ely

  • Ely
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Explore and Discover Ely with our two unique treasure hunt style walks. Enjoy them separately, or take both, depending upon how much time you have an...

City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour bus

City Sightseeing Cambridge Hop on Hop off Tour

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With its cobbled streets and ceremonial robes, Cambridge could very well be Hogwarts! Why not sprinkle a little extra magic over proceedings on a Cit...

Girls after escaping at Lockhouse Escape Games in Cambridge

Lockhouse Escape Games

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Feel the adrenaline rush of a timed escape challenge at Lockhouse Escape Games Cambridge! Choose one of 3 themed escape room experiences, or do them...

Cambridge Cathedral on huntfun Cambridge trail

Huntfun Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Going for a walk doesn't always get the kids excited but add a treasure hunt to it and trust us - they'll be sold! Untangle the mystery of the huntfu...

Ceiling of Kings College Chapel in Cambridge

Kings College Chapel

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Choral Services at King's College Chapel are a breathtaking experience for any age and the Christmas Eve performance is frankly the sort of memor...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Saffron Walden Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Saffron Walden
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Have you ever wanted to be a secret agent? Now is you chance to see if you have what it takes to be the next James Bond! Take on the Saffron Walden S...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Grantchester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

With the clock ticking and locals calling out for a hero, can you come to their rescue and solve the Grantchester Spy Mission Treasure Trail? It’s ce...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Dedham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you always looking for ways to get your brood outdoors? Well you’ve found one with the Dedham Treasure Hunt Trail. It’s a code busting outing whi...

The Raptor Foundation

The Raptor Foundation4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Woodhurst
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Love nature? Get involved, learn and have fun with an educational day out at The Raptor Foundation. Take the chance to get up-close to a large variet...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Colchester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Crime is blighting the streets of Colchester and they’re calling out for answers! Can you crack The Colchester Mystery Treasure Trail? A super spy is...

Vintage cars at The Cressing Temple Barns in Braintree

The Cressing Temple Barns5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Braintree
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Cressing Temple Barns is the largest of the Knights Templar's Essex based landholdings boasts the oldest known wooden structure in the world! So,...

Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail

The St Ives Mystery Treasure Trail

  • St Ives
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

There's plenty to discover on the St Ives self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Suitable for all the family and designed so that kids as young a...

Outside view of Layer Marney Tower in Colchester

Layer Marney Tower

  • Colchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The view from the roof shows the church, outbuildings, play area, gardens, estate and wildlife walk. Layer Marney Tower is a great place to visit whe...

Two kids sat on a bench doing a treasure trail

The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Chelmsford
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Salty seafarers, unite! The Chelmsford Mystery Treasure Trail is calling out for seasoned explorers to get a whiff of the scent and uncover buried lo...

Windmill at Saxtead Green Post Mill

Saxtead Green Post Mill

  • Saxtead Green
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Saxtead Green Post Mill Saxtead Green Post Mill is a traditional corn mill, whose whole body revolves on its base and is one of many built in Suffolk...

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