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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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Two girls cycling at River Lee Country park

River Lee Counrty Park

  • Cheshunt
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Take a deep breath in of the lovely fresh air at River Lee Country Park in Hertfordshire, a great place to spend a day with the little ones where the...

Inflatable course on lake at Box End Park in Kempston

Box End Park

  • Kempston
  • Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Set in 100 acres of rural Bedfordshire, Box End Park has something for everyone! Jump, climb and swing your way around the Aqua Park obstacle course...

Sign at Mill Green Mill and Museum in Hatfield

Mill Green Mill and Museum

  • Hatfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Mill Green Mill and Museum is a fascinating place for children and adults. There has been a mill on our site for a thousand years, and we still work...

Kids horse riding at Sunshine Riding School in Luton

Sunshine Riding School

  • Luton
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Sunshine Riding School offers horse riding lessons and experiences for children aged 4 or older. Child riding lessons take place every weekend. Durin...

Tumble stairs and slide at Fun Junction in Cheshunt

Fun Junction

  • Cheshunt
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fun Junction is a family run play centre with one big ambition: to provide the best, most memorable experience for you and your rugrats. There are in...

People watching entertainment at Sacrewell Farm and Country Centre in Peterborough

Sacrewell Farm and Country Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Peterborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

A nice mixture of countryside, animals and history awaits you at Sacrewell Farm and Country Centre. This multi-award winning heritage farm attraction...

Indoor soft play frame and cafe area at Creepy Crawlies Play Centre in Chelmsford

Creepy Crawlies Play Centre

  • Chelmsford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Amongst the Creepy Crawlies Play Centre facilities we have a baby section, toddler area and junior structure where children can play, climb, slide, c...

A family doing a treasure trail

St Albans Treasure Trail

  • St Albans
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Who doesn’t love a bit of buried loot? See what you can dig up on the Old St Albans Treasure Trail. It’s a great way to work as a team and get outdoo...

Boy on zip wire at Go Ape Woburn

Go Ape Cockfosters

  • Enfield
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Trade the city centre in for a family forest adventure at Go Ape Cockfosters. As the highest Go Ape course in the South East, as well as part of Lond...

Sunrise at St Osyth Beach in Clacton On Sea

St Osyth Beach

  • Clacton-on-Sea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Enjoy a relaxing day by the seaside. Collect pebbles and enjoy the charm of unspoilt nature at St Osyth Beach near Clacton On Sea. This is a very sto...

Seating area at Hatfield Kids Funzone

Hatfield Kids Funzone

  • Hatfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Hatfield Kids' Funzone based in Birchwood Leisure Centre, is a brilliant soft play centre offering 3 levels of fun for toddlers and children (up to a...

Paddle boarding at Canoe Trail in Bedford

Canoe Trail

  • Bedford
  • Outdoor
  • Sailing and Kayaking

Canoe Trail is the place to go for messing about on the water. There are a number of guided tours on kayak and canoes or you can hire the craft and g...

Outside view of Waltham Abbey Gardens

Waltham Abbey Gardens

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Waltham Abbey Gardens is a truly magical and award winning site steeped in history and set in the grounds of the old Abbey, founded by King Henry II...

Exhibit at Royal Gunpowder Mills in Waltham Abbey

Royal Gunpowder Mills

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Immerse the children in fun exploration of science, history and nature at theRoyal Gunpowder Mills. Set in 170 acres of beautiful, unique landscape,...

Epping Forest District Museum

Epping Forest District Museum

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Epping Forest District Museum is a fantastic museum, with 6 different galleries, a gorgeous garden and a lovely gift shop for all that pocket-money m...

Horse and rider in Brook Stables Riding School in Millbrook

Brook Stables Riding School

  • Millbrook
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Brook Stables Riding School and Pony Club Centre is tucked away in a peaceful setting next to the beautiful Warren Wood. From Brook Stables we have d...

Mum and son pet camel at Oasis Camel Centre in Halesworth

Oasis Camel Centre

  • Halesworth
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Think it strange to find camels in Suffolk? Not that strange, the owners of the Oasis Camel Park have kept camels and their various relations for man...

Rockingham Forest

  • Stanwick
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Rockingham Forest covers more than 200 square miles in North East Northamptonshire and is said to have been the favourite hunting forest of William t...

Golf course at Mini Meadows Golf in Battlesbridge

Mini Meadows Golf

  • Battlesbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Fancy a game of mini golf at the weekend? Mini Meadows Golf at Meadow Croft Garden Centre offers a 9-hole course for the whole family to enjoy. Open...

Lake at Marston Vale Forest Centre in Marston Moretaine

The Forest Centre & Millennium Country Park

  • Marston Moretaine
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Marston Vale Forest Centre is set in the stunning and award-winning Millennium Country Park and is perfect for a family day out. Explore the 8km of t...

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