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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Monifieth, Dundee and Angus

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 278 fun things to do in Monifieth for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, indoor and soft play areas and beaches. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 178 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Monifieth 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 Monifieth 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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Monifieth Blue Seaway

  • Monifieth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Monifieth Blue Seaway has lots to offer including putting, tennis courts, bowling green, wheeled sports and two childrens play parks as well as being...

Monifieth Beach

  • Monifieth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a long sandy beach in South Scotland? Discover Monifieth beach, a long stretch of golden sand and brilliantly blue water that’s perfect f...

Barnhill Rock Garden

  • Dundee
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Barnhill Rock Garden is a public park with a variety of different areas and plants to investigate as you enjoy a peaceful walk about or have a family...

Broughty Ferry Beach

  • Broughty Ferry
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a long sandy beach in South Scotland? Head down to Broughty Ferry beach, a long stretch of golden sand that’s perfect for your little one...

Broughty Castle Museum

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Broughty Castle sits imposingly at the mouth of the River Tay. Built in 1496 on a rocky promontory, it has faced many sieges and battles. Today, it h...

Barry Water Mill

  • Carnoustie
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Now a haven of tranquillity, in the 19th century Barry Mill was alive with the splash of the water-wheel, the rumble of the machinery and the smell o...

Tayport Beach

  • Tayport
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Tayport Beach in South Scotland, where you’ll find an awesome sand and shingle beach that is perfect for a day of exploring.  Wanting to...

Monikie Country Park

  • Kirkton of Monikie
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Monikie Country Park offers reservoirs, woodland and parkland to explore with a woodland adventure playground, High Ropes course and Sailing, Windsur...



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  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

The Factory Skatepark The UK's first custom built indoor extreme sports arena for Boarding, Blading and BMXing, so if you've got experienced types al...

The Fun Factory Dundee

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Fun Factory houses Scotland's newest and largest soft play area and will be the number one venue for kids! The soft play area has separate sectio...

ODEON Dundee

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Forget the telly - some films were simply made to be seen on the silver screen. Crank up the volume at ODEON Dundee. With 10 screens of multimedia mo...

Battlefield LIVE Dundee

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Battlefield LIVE Dundee is Scotlands premier indoor combat simulation experience. It is modern laser tag with an environment that makes you believe y...

Sandy Sensation

  • Carnoustie
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Sandy Sensation at Carnoustie Seafront is situated in walking distance from the famous Carnoustie Golf Hotel and golf courses. The area provides wood...

Carnoustie Beach

  • Carnoustie
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Carnoustie Beach in South Scotland, a great little sand and rock beach that’s perfect for explorers.  Got little animal lovers? Go on an...

Claverhouse Equestrian Centre

  • Dundee
  • Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Claverhouse Equestrian Centre is a fully approved and insured riding school. All of Claverhouse Equestrian's instructors are fully qualified and trai...

Dundee Museum of Transport

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dundee Museum of Transport will open on the 26 April 2014 at this temporary location and is a new museum in Dundee with exhibitions focusing on the t...

HM Frigate Unicorn

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

HM Frigate Unicorn His Majesty's Frigate UNICORN, of 46 guns, was built for the Royal Navy in Chatham dockyard, and she was launched in 1824. The cla...

Olympia Leisure Centre

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Olympia Leisure Centre's leisure pool's cool highlights include a bunch of cutting edge flume slides with visual effects, rapid river, a wave pool an...

The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum has 8 galleries which invite visitors on a journey through 400million years of art and history. Discov...

Ryze Dundee - Xtreme Air Sports

  • Dundee
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Jump into the fun at Ryze - Xtreme Air Sports, the premier indoor trampoline park in Dundee! There you’ll find something for everyone, whether they a...

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