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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Brampton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 272 fun things to do in Brampton for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, indoor and soft play areas and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 169 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Brampton 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 Brampton 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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Lake at Talkin Tarn Country Park in Brampton

Talkin Tarn Country Park

  • Brampton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Talkin Tarn Country Park is a whopping 165 acre site rich in fairytale like mature woodland and gentle meadows, all surrounding a glacial lake (the t...

Aeroplane at Solway Aviation Museum in Carlisle

Solway Aviation Museum

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Solway Aviation Museum is a collection of aircraft, aviation artefacts and displays reflecting Britain's position as a former world leader in aircraf...

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...

People bouldering at Eden Rock in Carlisle

Eden Rock

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Eden Rock is an indoor climbing centre with a dedicated kids area and a cafe serving coffee and teas for the parents. We run kids' clubs every day of...

Climbing wall at The Sands Centre in Carlisle

The Sands Leisure Centre

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Sands Centre This exciting and fun, very popular sport takes place on our magnificent state of the art climbing wall. Their fully qualified climb...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Carlisle

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Want to discover endless possibilities and watch a never-ending amount of exciting stories? Jump into movie magic at Vue Carlisle, where you’ll find...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Carlisle Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Carlisle
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Take to the streets on the hunt for buried loot, on the Carlisle Treasure Hunt Trail. It’s a great way to see the sights while keeping your crew of s...

Indoor soft play frame at Aztec Soft Play in Carlisle

Aztec Soft Play

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Aztec Soft Play's 3D play frames have been expertly designed to meet the different needs of children from 0 to 12 years (height restrictions apply) a...

Laser tag room at Laser Quest Carlisle

Laser Quest Carlisle

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Laser Quest Carlisle is the ultimate action packed sci fi adventure for all ages in this real life video game style experience! Stalk your opponents...

A family bowling

AMF Bowling Carlisle

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

While it might be called tenpin bowling, there’s only one way to play: by paying a visit to AMF Bowling Carlisle, of course! Team this classic activi...

Gallery at Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery in Carlisle

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery has something for everyone! During the holidays and at selected weekends, we provide drop-in sessions based on th...

Outside view of Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle Cathedral

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Carlisle Cathedral is a small but beautiful 900-year-old building, full of history, stained glass and... spy tours! Begin by taking a peek at the sta...

Red coat officers at Carlisle Castle

Carlisle Castle

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Standing proudly in the city it has dominated for nine centuries, Carlisle Castle was a constantly updated working fortress until well within living...

Outside view of Cumbrias Museum of Military Life in Carlisle

Cumbrias Museum of Military Life

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cumbrias Museum of Military Life Cumbria's Museum of Military Life tells our story, Cumbria's County Infantry Regiment and its soldiers past and pres...

Monument at Bitts Park in Carlisle

Bitts Park

  • Carlisle
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Frequent Green Flag winnerBitts Park is great for families, offering a nice range of activity options and some truly beautiful surroundings. It has a...

Ball pit at Magic Castle Adventure Playground in Carlisle

Magic Castle Adventure Playground

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Magic Castle Softplay offers your little princes and princesses (and your jesters and villains too!) a day of imaginative exercise and entertainment...

Boy playing with Peppa pig at Noah's Ark in Carlisle

Noah's Ark

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Make playtime educational! Introduce your little ones to God’s word through play at Noah’s Ark - a family-owned soft play centre in the west of Carli...

Slide and swimming pool at Haltwhistle Swimming and Leisure Centre

Haltwhistle Swimming and Leisure Centre

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

Haltwhistle Swimming and Leisure Centre, located in the heart of ‘Hadrian Wall Country', offers a fun day out for the whole family, with 3 outdoor he...

Soft play slide at Crackers Soft Play Haltwhistle

Crackers Soft Play

  • Haltwhistle
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The popular Crackers Soft Play venue is a pleasant and welcoming adventure play facility with physical play equipment spread over multiple levels for...

People in outdoor swimming pool at Lazonby Swimming Pool in Penrith

Lazonby Swimming Pool

  • Penrith
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Lazonby Swimming Pool is a life saver in the hot: a 17m by 6m outdoor pool heated to a comfortable 26 degrees, it's ideal for both a family splash ab...

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