Things To Do In Cumbria Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Things To Do & Days Out In Cumbria

  1. Whinlatter Forest Shaun the Sheep trail

    Whinlatter Forest

    Keswick

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  2. Ullswater Steamers

    Ullswater Steamers

    Glenridding

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  3. Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum

    Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum

    Keswick

    Caves and MinesCaves and Mines

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor, Outdoor
  4. Aira Force

    Aira Force

    Penrith

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  5. Keswick Climbing Wall

    Keswick Climbing Wall

    Keswick

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor, Outdoor
  6. The Keswick Spy Mission Treasure Trail A must do

    The Keswick Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Keswick

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  7. Fitz Park BMX Track and Playground

    Fitz Park BMX Track and Playground

    Keswick

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  8. King Kong Climbing Centre

    King Kong Climbing Centre

    Keswick

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  9. The Puzzling Place

    The Puzzling Place

    Keswick

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  10. Derwent Pencil Museum

    Derwent Pencil Museum

    Keswick

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  11. Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum

    Dove Cottage and Wordsworth Museum

    Grasmere

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  12. Lake District National Park

    Lake District National Park

    Windermere

    National ParksNational Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  13. Go Ape Whinlatter

    Go Ape Whinlatter

    Keswick

    High Ropes CoursesHigh Ropes Courses

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  14. Greystoke and District Outdoor Pool

    Greystoke and District Outdoor Pool

    Penrith

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  15. Walby Farm Park Top Pick

    Walby Farm Park

    Carlisle

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  16. Honister Slate Mine & Via Ferrata

    Honister Slate Mine & Via Ferrata

    Keswick

    Caves and MinesCaves and Mines

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  17. Mirehouse

    Mirehouse

    Keswick

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  18. The Ambleside Mystery Treasure Trail

    The Ambleside Mystery Treasure Trail

    Ambleside

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  19. Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop

    Cyclewise Whinlatter Bike Hire & Shop

    Keswick

    CyclingCycling

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  20. White Platts Recreation Ground

    White Platts Recreation Ground

    Ambleside

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor

Find Family Days Out In Cumbria

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 194 fun things to do in Cumbria for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Carlisle, Kendal, Ulverston and Grange-over-Sands. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 117 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Cumbria 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 Cumbria 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!