20 Best Animals Days Out In Ambleside Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Animals Days Out In Ambleside

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Owl at Predator Experience in Lake District

Predator Experience

  • Lake District
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

In the natural world it doesn’t make much sense to actively seek out and get close to predators. However that’s what you’ll get at the Predator Exper...

Millipede at Lakes Aquarium in Ulverston

Lakes Aquarium

  • Ulverston
  • Indoor
  • Aquariums

More than 30 spectacular, naturally themed habitats show the diversity of life in the Lakes. See Lakeland's menacing pike, eels, perch, char and many...

Alpacas at Lakeland Maze and Farm Park in Kendal

Lakeland Maze Farm Park

  • Kendal
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

If you’re lucky enough to live near the Lake District, or you’re enjoying a holiday call in to Lakeland Maze Farm Park. Winner of the Maize Maze of t...

Jersey cattle at Abbott Lodge in Penrith

Abbott Lodge

  • Penrith
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Abbott Lodge is a working dairy farm which produces over 30 flavours of homemade Jersey ice cream, of which at any time a whopping 16 types are avail...

Entrance to Lakeland Wildlife Oasis in Milnthorpe

Lakeland Wildlife Oasis5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Milnthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Get up close with nature at Lakeland Wildlife Oasis. Venture through the tropical halls where bats, butterflies and birds fly freely, become a zookee...

Safari Zoo

Safari Zoo

  • Lindal in Furness
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Is it a Safari? Is it a Zoo? No! It’s a Safari Zoo! Here you come face to face with the free roaming animals. It's as close to nature as a day out ge...

Baby red panda at Lake District Wildlife Park in Keswick

Lake District Wildlife Park

  • Keswick
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Lake District Wildlife Park is the only wildlife park in North Cumbria. Visit amazing animals against a backdrop of stunning natural landscape! This...

Goat at Greenlands Farm Village in Carnforth

Greenlands Farm Village2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Carnforth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Greenlands Farm Village is all about bringing people together to enjoy some of life's simple pleasures.  It is completely free to come and explore th...

Clownfish at Lake District Coast Aquarium in Maryport

Lake District Coast Aquarium

  • Maryport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

The Lake District Coast Aquarium has 55 themed tanks showcasing fish, crustaceans and other marine life found around the Cumbrian coastline, plus a g...

Indoor soft play frame at The Gincase Farm Park in Silloth

The Gincase Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Silloth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

The Gincase Farm Park is a large farm plus play areas, tea room and craft centre, boasting a kilometre of walkways and 16 large paddocks where you ca...

Walby Farm Park

Walby Farm Park

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Up for a family day out? Make your way to Walby Farm Park where the fun never stops, no matter the weather! From getting hands-on in the fully-covere...

Mum and baby with chick at Old Holly Farm in Garstang

Old Holly Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Garstang
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Old Holly Farm is a family run, working dairy farm, and want to give kids (and adults alike) the chance to see, touch, smell, hear and taste the expe...

Cow licking chicken at Farmer Parr's Animal World in Fleetwood

Farmer Parr's Animal World

  • Fleetwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

There are lots of different personalities waiting for you down at Farmer Parrs Animals World. Meet many different species of animals, from traditiona...

Piglets at Bowland Wild Boar Park in Preston

Bowland Wild Boar Park

  • Preston
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Spot wild boar in the beautiful wooded countryside of Bowland Wild Boar Park. Roaming free and enjoying their open space are the wild boar of Chippin...

Macaw parrots at Blackpool Zoo

Blackpool Zoo5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Blackpool
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Blackpool Zoo occupies 32 acres of parkland providing a safe haven for children of all ages to let off steam. Daily talks and animal feeds offer visi...

Goats at Wetheriggs Animal Rescue in Barnard Castle

Wetheriggs Animal Rescue

  • Barnard Castle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Giving unwanted or injured creatures the gift of a home is what Wetheriggs Animal Rescue is all about. It makes it a must see for all animal lovers!...

Thornton Hall Farm Country Park

Thornton Hall Farm Country Park

  • Skipton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Thornton Hall Farm Country Park is a ‘traditional’ working farm that offers plenty of opportunities to interact with animals! Meet friendly llamas, l...

Family looking at fish at Sea Life Centre Blackpool

Sea Life Blackpoool

  • Blackpool
  • Indoor
  • Aquariums

Fascinated by the creatures who live in the depths of the sea? Meet over 2,000 of these wonderful marine animals at SEA LIFE Blackpool! The aquarium...

Outside view of Samlesbury Hall

Samlesbury Hall

  • Samlesbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Samlesbury Hall welcomes families both young and old. Explore the 700-year-old house from the parlour to the Great Hall, discovering its secrets like...

Superhero characters at entrance of Mabie Farm Park in Dumfries

Mabie Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Dumfries
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Zoom down an astro slide and hop aboard the Choo Choo express at Mabie Farm Park. At a farm with animals and activities galore your family can go qua...

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