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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Newmarket

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 660 fun things to do in Newmarket for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, parks and playgrounds and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 429 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Newmarket 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 Newmarket 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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Inflatable assault course at Deben Swimming Pool in Woodbridge

Deben Swimming Pool

  • Woodbridge
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Deben Pool is a 25 metre swimming pool in Woodbridge that offers various Public Swimming times and Family Fun Sessions. They also offer: Canoe Course...

Outside view of Shaws Corner in Welwyn

Shaws Corner

  • Welwyn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Shaw's Corner Home to the famous playwright George Bernard Shaw for over 40 years, Shaw's Corner is a 1902 Arts and Crafts house set in a quintessent...

Boat cruising on canal at Lee Valley Regional Park in Broxbourne

Lee Valley Regional Park

  • Broxbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Whatever the kind of day out you're looking for, Lee Valley Regional Park has something for everyone, with 10,000 acres to explore and a whole host o...

Family alongside train at Nene Valley Railway in Peterborough

Nene Valley Railway

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Nene Valley Railway offers more than just a train ride at this fantastic heritage railway that has something for the whole family. Throughout the sum...

Girls canoeing at Nene Extreme Adventures in Oundle

Nene Extreme Adventures

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

With raft building, canoeing and a whole load more at Nene Extreme Adventures, getting kids unplugged and outdoors is easy! It’s the perfect location...

Duck crossing bridge at Barnwell Country Park in Oundle

Barnwell Country Park

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Barnwell Country Park is a great place for a family day out. Located in the heart of the Nene Valley, close to the historic market town of Oundle, th...

Maps and booklet for The Oundle Treasure Trail

The Oundle Treasure Trail

  • Oundle
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get out in the fresh air and explore on the Oundle self-guided treasure hunt themed Treasure Trail. Kids of 6 and up, plus big kids of all ages will...

Some kids playing mini golf at Mr Mulligan's in Basildon

Mr Mulligan's Basildon

  • Basildon
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Up for a game of crazy golf with the kids? Head out to Mr Mulligans Basildon and enjoy a putterly awesome experience for the whole family. You’ll hav...

Girls on horse back on Valley Farm Equestrian Leisure in Woodbridge

Valley Farm Equestrian Leisure

  • Woodbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Valley Farm Equestrian Leisure There is lots to see at Valley Farm. Visitors can enjoy meeting, petting and learning about the horses and other anima...

Lee Valley Park Farms

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  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Lee Valley Park Farms is home to all those classic family favourites, with fantastic beasts, Alpine adventures and a few prehistoric discoveries thro...

Outside view of Sandringham country houses

Sandringham

  • Sandringham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Sandringham House, the Royal Family's country retreat, is perhaps the most famous stately home in Norfolk - and certainly one of the most beautiful....

Sunny day at Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf in Woodbridge

Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf

  • Woodbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Congo Rapids Lost World Adventure Golf is a new outdoor mini golf course located in Woodbridge, Suffolk. Test your skills on this Florida style golf...

Entrance to Gosling Sports, Ski and Board Park in Welwyn Garden City

Gosling Sports, Ski and Board Park

  • Welwyn Garden City
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

Gosling Sports, Ski and Board Park is all about keeping families fit but making things fun in the process. This isn’t your average fitness centre. Af...

Baby in ball pit at Jungle Mania Play Centre Welwyn Garden City

Jungle Mania Play Centre Welwyn Garden City

  • Welwyn Garden City
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Mania Play Centre has a 65 individual play features involved in an epic 3 level play frame offering a full and extravagant play experience tha...

A girl rubs her nose against an ancient warriors battle helmet.

Sutton Hoo

  • Woodbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sutton Hoo is a hauntingly beautiful estate set in a whopping 255 acres with amazing views over the River Deben. It seems quiet but it's also home to...

Map and booklet for Ampthill Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Ampthill Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Ampthill
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Can you crack the code on theAmpthill self guided spy mission themed Treasure Trail? An easy to follow route will lead you around as you search for c...

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...

Staff with ponies at Happy Hooves Stables in Bedford

Happy Hooves Stables

  • Bedford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

What kid doesn’t love ponies?! Be your tots’ hero and give them the opportunity to ride a real-life pony at Happy Hooves Stables in Bedford. This is...

Woman in swimming pool at Luton Sports Village

Luton Sports Village

  • Luton
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

If you’re looking to get sporty then Luton Sports Village is a great place to inspire your family. Here you can not only dive into a swimming pool, b...

Kids at a role play doctor's office at Tots Town in Norwich

Tots Town

  • Norwich
  • Indoor
  • Indoor 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...

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