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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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Kids with cameras at Centre for Computing History in Cambridge

Centre for Computing History

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Centre for Computing History is a large display of computers and video game consoles dating back to the early sixties. It is one of the rare muse...

Machinery at Cambridge Museum of Technology in Cambridge

Cambridge Museum of Technology

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cambridge Museum of Technology collections include letterpress-printing equipment ranging from early hand operated presses to power machinery, the pu...

Cineworld Haverhill

Cineworld Haverhill

  • Haverhill
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Immerse into the wondrous world of cinematic adventures with the latest family-friendly films at Cineworld Haverhill. Share the magic of the big scre...

People at East Town Park Countryside Centre in Haverhill

East Town Park Countryside Centre

  • Haverhill
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

East Town Park Countryside Centre is a country park to the east of Haverhill on the very edge of town. The 38 acre park is the centre for a network o...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Why not travel into space this week? Or maybe just another country? Jump into movie magic at Vue Cambridge, where you’ll find all your favourites, fr...

Kids decorating cookies at The Spotted Giraffe in Cambridge

The Spotted Giraffe5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Spotted Giraffe offer a 3 level multi color adventure play frame which features loads of the classic physical play fun features and superbly padd...

Kids in exhibition room at Cambridge Science Centre

Cambridge Science Centre

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Science is fun, especially when you can get hands-on! This is why Cambridge Science Centre takes an interactive approach and encourages kids to press...

Boy on climbing at Clip n Climb Cambridge

Clip n Climb Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Clip n Climb Cambridge has 20 unique climbing challenges for you to try, plus some extra surprises like the Vertical Drop Slide. See how many you can...

Brazilian Tapir at Linton Zoo in Cambridge

Linton Zoo

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Linton Zoo was born out of a family’s love for and concern for wildlife in the world. The zoo and all of its inhabitants came to Linton in 1972 and h...

Tenpin Cambridge

Tenpin Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Take a swing at Tenpin Cambridge. Kids young and old will love having a go, especially with arcade games, table tennis and more in the mix. Begin by...

Go Ape Thetford

Go Ape Thetford

  • Brandon
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Amongst a patchwork of pines, broadleaves and Douglas Fir trees, discover a whole world of high ropes at Go Ape Thetford - the very first Go Ape to o...

People in swimming pool at Parkside Pools in Cambridge

Parkside Pools

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Parkside Pools has something for everyone. Get fit, have fun or relax; you can do all three at Parkside Pools. The centre has three swimming pools in...

Outdoor swimming pool at Jesus Green Pool in Cambridge

Jesus Green Pool

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Jesus Green Pool is around 90 metres long, and it ranges from 1.2 to 2.5 metres deep. Built in the traditional 1930s style it is the largest pool in...

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...

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...

Examples of the stained glass windows at the stained glass museum

The Stained Glass Museum

  • Ely
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

There’s no need for rose-tinted glasses at The Stained Glass Museum. Bring your kids and let them wonder at hundreds of detailed pieces of art and le...

Kids playing laser tag at Planet Laser in Bury St Edmunds

Planet Laser

  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Planet Laser Stalk your friends, family and everyone else through an atmospheric, multi level arena and shoot them with your phasor before they shoot...

Aerial view of Ely Cathedral

Ely Cathedral

  • Ely
  • Indoor
  • Landmarks

Ely Cathedral is a magnificent building that offers a warm welcome to all its visitors, whether their interest is historical, religious, architectura...

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...

Family exploring bones and fossils at Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences in Cambridge

Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Lots of things to do for kids and a lot of it dinosaur related: mega bonus!! Opened in 1904, the Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences has its origins in...

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