20 Best Things To Do In Barmouth Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Barmouth

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 184 fun things to do in Barmouth for you and the family to discover, including beaches, indoor and soft play areas and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 91 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Barmouth 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 Barmouth 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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Swimming pool and slide at Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre in Machynlleth

Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre is an ideal place for some active fun, whether you fancy a swim and a splash about, some badminton, climbing, indoor bowls,...

Boy playing with leaves at Portmeirion in Porthmadog

Portmeirion

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Portmeirion is a village located on a private peninsula overlooking Cardigan Bay on the coast of Snowdonia, surrounded by woodlands and sandy beaches...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Morfa Bychan Beach

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head on down to Morfa Bychan beach in South Wales, a sandy beach with rocky areas that stretches out for almost 2 miles, and that’s even dog-friendly...

Train tracks of Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway in Porthmadog

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railway

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Ffestiniog Railway runs from Porthmadog on the coast to Blaenau Ffestiniog in the hills, passing through the spectacular scenery of the Snowdonia...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Porthmadog Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Porthmadog
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Love stories about adventurers and hidden treasures? Now you can be part of one, thanks to the Porthmadog Treasure Hunt Trail. Solve all the clues an...

Someone going across a bridge at Zip World Slate Caverns in Gwynedd

Zip World Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Zip World Slate Caverns is home to crazy adventures for the whole family above and below ground. Kick off your action-packed day out with a ride on Z...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Criccieth Beach

  • Criccieth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great sand and shingle beach? Criccieth beach in North Wales is a great spot for the little ones to explore, plus when you’re soaking u...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Borth Beach

  • Borth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Take the kids down to Borth beach in South Wales, a brilliant sandy beach that’s excellent for the little ones to take a dip in the sea.  There’s a l...

Lynx at The Animalarium in Borth

The Animalarium

  • Borth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Animalarium at Borth is a collection of rather unusual and highly interesting animals to amuse and delight your family! They have domestic and fa...

Baby imprinting footprint at Blue Island Ceramics in Ynyslas

Blue Island Ceramics

  • Ynyslas
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Blue Island Ceramics Paint Your Own Pottery is a great fun place for children. Do you like Dragons? Fairies? Horses? Would you like to paint your own...

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  • Criccieth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Dwyfor Ranch Rabbit Farm for over 30 years has welcomed visitors to interact with a wide range of farm animals including some rare breeds. They are a...

Jungle Jos

  • Aberystwyth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Jos offering a jungle and rainforest themed adventure play experience with all the classic and neo-classic elements kids expect from today's s...

Outside view of Criccieth Castle in Porthmadog

Criccieth Castle

  • Porthmadog
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Criccieth Castle, standing on its headland between 2 beaches, is a prominent North Wales landmark. It is also a landmark historic site, one of those...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Pwllheli Beach

  • Pwllheli
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

With a trip to Pwllheli beach, you’ll get not only one, but two great seasides to explore! Head down to South beach if you’re looking for a shingle b...

Machinations

  • Llanbrynmair
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Machinations has something for everyone, a play barn to bounce off energy, a rabbit village where you can feed and stroke the animals and the model m...

Boats on Abersoch Beach

Abersoch Beach

  • Abersoch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Abersoch Beach is probably the most popular beach in the area. Its sheltered position makes it ideal for bathers and watersports lovers alike, though...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Llanbedrog Beach

  • Llanbedrog
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Llanbedrog beach in North Wales, a great sheltered sandy cove that’s perfect for families with little explorers.  Bring along the entire...

Sea at Hells Mouth Beach in Abersoch

Hells Mouth Beach

  • Abersoch
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Hells Mouth Beach, or Porth Neigwl, attracts thousands of surfers every year, and is also a popular spot with families. It sits between the headlands...

Quarry explorer truck at Llechwedd Slate Caverns in Blaenau Ffestiniog

The Slate Caverns

  • Blaenau Ffestiniog
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Generations of families have had their lives defined by the mining industry. A t Llechwedd Deep Mine, you have a chance to interact with their storie...

Cavern at Sygun Copper Mine in Beddgelert

Sygun Copper Mine

  • Beddgelert
  • Outdoor
  • Caves and Mines

Sygun Copper Mine was closed in 1903 but is now open again for you and yours to come and explore above and below ground! Self-guided audio visual tou...

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