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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Welshpool, Powys

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 410 fun things to do in Welshpool 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 – 276 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Welshpool 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 Welshpool 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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Powis Castle

  • Welshpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Take a trip to the medieval Powis Castle - perched on a hilltop, overlooking Welshpool and the green Welsh fields, it opens up stunning views of the...

Long Mountain Pony Trekking Centre

  • Shrewsbury
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Long Mountain Pony Trekking Centre is a fully licensed family run centre, welcoming visitors of all ages and abilities. All treks are accompanied by...

Nesscliffe Hill Country Park

  • Oswestry
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Nesscliffe Hill Country Park offers an immodest patch of heath and wood lands the same size as 140 football pitches for your family to explore includ...

The House on Crutches Museum

  • Bishops Castle
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The House on Crutches Museum tells the story of the unique town of Bishop's Castle, using a variety of displays and temporary exhibition in a series...

Oswestry Town Museum

  • Oswestry
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Oswestry Town Museum is full of interesting exhibits that are brought to life by the friendly and informative volunteers who run this excellent littl...

Fantastic Funhouse

  • Oswestry
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fantastic Funhouse Located on Gobowen Road in Oswestry is Fantastic Funhouse, a fantastic large soft play centre, situated within a beautiful grade t...

Black Hawk

  • Oswestry
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

At Black Hawk Laser you'll be uber modern military laser tag guns for an ultra fun combat experience! Realistic sound effects and accurate up to 170...

The Venue Oswestry

  • Oswestry
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Venue The Venue is home to the children's favorite ‘The Woodland Den', a fun and colourful soft play area, designed with the under 8s in mind. Ou...



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Park Hall Countryside Experience

  • Oswestry
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Park Hall Countryside Experience has loads to do including milking, lamb feeding, pony grooming and cart rides! Huge indoor play arena plus you can d...

Rednal Karting

  • Oswestry
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Rednal Karting For over 8 years and 1.25m. Face a challenging 1km outdoor track on Honda powered 270cc Biz Karts with top speeds of around 90kmph! Op...

Supercamps

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

At Super Camps your child can expect to take part in awesome activities regardless of their ability or experience. They have a brilliant range of spo...

The Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Quarry's main leisure pool is one of the biggest in the county at a whopping 33m long! Within those broad shores it has 6 lanes, 3 diving boards,...

The Shrewsbury Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Shrewsbury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A great way of getting out and about exploring. The Shrewsbury self-guided Mystery themed Treasure Trail is perfect for kids aged 6 to 86! As you fol...

Springhill Farm Riding Stables5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Oswestry
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Springhill Farm Riding Stables is a horse riding and trekking centre that has been approved by the British Horse Society. The horses are amazing, wel...

Mad Hatters

  • Church Stretton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Step into the shoes of Alice and follow the white rabbit into the rabbit hole, right to Mad Hatters Church Stretton! This large indoor Wonderland-the...

Shropshire Wildlife Trust

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Shropshire Wildlife Trust's aim is to give all children opportunities to enjoy being outside and discovering wildlife. There are  two kids' play...

Cineworld Shrewsbury

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Up for going to the movies? If you want to see the top family-friendly releases, the best place to go is Cineworld Shrewsbury. Share the magic of the...

Shropshire Hills Mountain Bike Centre2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Church Stretton
  • Outdoor
  • Cycling

Shropshire Hills Mountain Bike Centre is set in 4 acres of beautiful Shropshire Countryside and offers unrivaled access into some of the UKs finest n...

Acton Scott Working Farm

  • Church Stretton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Acton Scott Working Farm has long provided the opportunity to become familiar with the country life of yesteryear. Its Historic Working Farm is a won...

AMF Bowling Shrewsbury

  • Shrewsbury
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bowling is already a classic activity, so why not bring back all the greats with Pacman, slot machines and more, all at AMF Bowling Shrewsbury? NB. S...

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