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

Things To Do & Days Out In Bolton

  1. Bolton Museum Aquarium and Archive

    Bolton Museum Aquarium and Archive

    Bolton

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0 miles from Bolton
  2. Amazonia Bolton

    Amazonia Bolton

    Bolton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor 0.2 miles from Bolton
  3. Bolton Skatepark

    Bolton Skatepark

    Bolton

    Ice Skating and RollerskatingIce Skating and Rollerskating

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 0.5 miles from Bolton
  4. East Lancashire Railway Santa Specials event!

    East Lancashire Railway

    Bury

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 5.5 miles from Bolton
  5. Queens Park

    Queens Park

    Bolton

    National ParksNational Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.6 miles from Bolton
  6. That Fun Place Bolton

    That Fun Place Bolton

    Bolton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 0.6 miles from Bolton
  7. Jump Xtreme Trampoline Park Bolton

    Jump Xtreme Trampoline Park Bolton

    Bolton

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.6 miles from Bolton
  8. Nevada Roller Rink

    Nevada Roller Rink

    Bolton

    Ice Skating and RollerskatingIce Skating and Rollerskating

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 1.3 miles from Bolton
  9. Cineworld Bolton

    Cineworld Bolton

    Bolton

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.4 miles from Bolton
  10. Smithills Hall

    Smithills Hall

    Bolton

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 2 miles from Bolton
  11. Moss Bank Park

    Moss Bank Park

    Bolton

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2 miles from Bolton
  12. Smithills Open Farm

    Smithills Open Farm

    Bolton

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2 miles from Bolton
  13. Moses Gate Country Park

    Moses Gate Country Park

    Bolton

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.1 miles from Bolton
  14. Curly Whirleez

    Curly Whirleez

    Bolton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.3 miles from Bolton
  15. Wobbly Bobs

    Wobbly Bobs

    Bolton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.5 miles from Bolton
  16. Wacky Warehouse Red Lion

    Wacky Warehouse Red Lion

    Bolton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.6 miles from Bolton
  17. Chill Factore Top Pick!

    Chill Factore

    Manchester

    Skiing and SnowboardingSkiing and Snowboarding

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 8.1 miles from Bolton
  18. SEA LIFE Manchester Book Online

    SEA LIFE Manchester

    Manchester

    AquariumsAquariums

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 8.5 miles from Bolton
  19. Blackleach Country Park

    Blackleach Country Park

    Walkden

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.5 miles from Bolton
  20. Matchmoor Riding Centre

    Matchmoor Riding Centre

    Bolton

    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.6 miles from Bolton

Find Family Days Out In Bolton

Friendly and fun family activities are just some of the things to do in Bolton.

Taking the children out for the day can be expensive, which is why finding attractions like Bolton Central Library and Museum is so great! Free to enter, the museum has lots of interesting artifacts like a piece of Japanese Samurai Armour and a 3,200-year old mummy in the Ancient Egypt Gallery. It also has an aquarium featuring freshwater fish from all over the world.

Also free to enter is the Bolton Steam Museum, over 27 old steam engines have been lovingly restored by volunteers to bring them back to their former glory. There are activity sheets for children to help take them round and models for them to operate themselves!

Moses Gate Country Park is a free park and local nature reserve that has beautiful woodland, relaxing waterfalls and various nature trails. It’s home to Bolton’s largest adventure playground and plenty of cycle routes, which makes it the perfect spot for a leisurely afternoon on a Bolton family day out.

Indoor play areas include the animal adventure themed On Safari soft play, Wacky Warehouse – Bee Hive and Curly Whirleez, which is the largest in the town.