Best Things To Do & Days Out In Affetside, Greater Manchester

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1078 fun things to do in Affetside for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 792 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Affetside 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 Affetside 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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Cineworld Bolton

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Dive into the world of classic movies, action-packed adventures and animated wonders at Cineworld Bolton. Share the magic of the big screen with your...

Curly Whirleez

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Curly Whirleez is the largest indoor play centre in the area and includes a Café, Sports Court, Gymnastics Room, Fitness 4 Kids, 4 Party Rooms, and m...

Go Ape Rivington

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Go Ape Rivington is a course like no other, with the only zip wire over water in the Go Ape family! Pair that with a whole load of other high ropes f...

Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre has been designed so that children of all abilities can come and play. The centre has three specialist play rooms...

East Lancashire Railway

  • Bury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

All aboard the East Lancashire Railway! Step back in time and enjoy a family day out like no other with a spectacular 12-mile steam train ride throug...

East Lancashire Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Bury
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Captivated by classic detective stories? Challenge the budding detectives in your family to solve the East Lancashire Mystery Treasure Trail and let...

Smithills Open Farm4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Bolton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Set on 70 acres of rolling countryside is the family run Smithill Open Farm. There are over 25 animals to meet. From traditional farm animals such as...

Vue Bury

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

From outer-space to the seven seas, the cinema is full of endless possibilities! Jump into movie magic at Vue Bury, where you’ll find all your favour...

Go Wild Bury Play Centre

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Go Wild Bury they have a great main play frame that boasts many popular features for all ages! Including a 3 lane astraslide, a helter skelter sli...

Amazonia Bolton

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Let your tribe run wild deep in the Amazonia! With a play frame for 4-14 year olds, a Lost Valley Adventure golf area, and a train ride through the j...

The Fusilier Museum

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Fusilier Museum is home to the collection of the XX Lancashire Fusiliers and the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers, commemorating over 300 years of his...

Hollywood Bowl Bury

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bring your kids, your brother - even your great grandad! Everyone enjoys a good round of tenpin bowling, so get the whole team together for a day at...

Smithills Hall

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Smithills Hall One of Bolton's more original family homes, Smithills Hall is a dignified Grade 1 listed building, full of history and drama with an 8...

That Fun Place Bolton

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

That Fun Place Bolton is a play centre for all those kids who just can’t get enough of soft play. With a 3-level playframe to explore, a standard 2-h...

Jump Xtreme Trampoline Park Bolton

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Jump Xtreme Trampoline Park Bolton is on a mission to get people across the UK having bags of fun, and getting fit without even noticing it! It goes...

Bolton Museum Aquarium and Archive

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Bolton Central Library and Museum we have a wide range of activities and resources to entertain the whole family. You can visit the cool on site a...

Bolton Skatepark

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Bolton Skatepark was designed and built by well known shred kings Freestyle and opened in 2015 so it's still all smooth and new! It's an all concrete...

Queens Park

  • Bolton
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Queens Park If you are looking for a traditional town park, look no further. You can enjoy the parks pretty ornamental garden areas, or sit back and...

Nevada Roller Rink

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Nevada Roller Rink Classic family friendly roller skating rink for some fun, exercise and skill development. It's a nice touch that during parties gr...

Jungle Mayhem

  • Radcliffe
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jungle Mayhem is an innovative children's soft play centre including a sports zone and dance machine! The large fantastic soft play frame includes a...

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