The Best Landmarks In Bolton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Landmarks In Bolton

We've rounded up the best landmarks in Bolton in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you.

There are 12 Bolton landmarks to pick from.

Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including tourist attractions, or museums and art galleries. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the landmarks we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

  1. Rivington Pike

    Rivington Pike



    Love a good adventure in nature? If your family is always ready to put on your walking shoes, grab a backpack and discover the wonders of the great o...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.4 miles from Bolton
  2. Salford Museum and Art Gallery

    Salford Museum and Art Gallery


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Ready to discover a true local gem? Take the kids to Salford Museum and Art Gallery and journey back in time with a fascinating collection of permane...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 9.2 miles from Bolton
  3. Manchester Central Library

    Manchester Central Library



    Introduce your kids to the wonderful world of books at Manchester Central Library.  Inside the Secret Garden, a special kids’ area, the little ones c...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 10.3 miles from Bolton
  4. St. George's Hall

    St. George's Hall



    Discover first-hand the wealth and glamour of 19th century Liverpool with a visit to the stunning St. George's Hall. Imagine what Victorians were lik...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 25.5 miles from Bolton
  5. Bluecoat



    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Discover the best of contemporary art at Bluecoat - the oldest centre for contemporary arts in the UK. See works by modern artists and craftsmen, and...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 25.8 miles from Bolton
  6. People on beach at Antony Gormleys Another Place in Liverpool

    Antony Gormleys Another Place



    Antony Gormleys Another Place gives you a scenic walk with a different. Definitely something to tell your friends about, artwork by the creator of th...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 26.1 miles from Bolton
  7. City Explorer Liverpool passing the Museum of Liverpool

    City Explorer Liverpool


    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Want to see the best of Liverpool? Just hop on the City Explorer bus tour and visit the top sights in the city the easy way. The tour covers 14 stops...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 26.2 miles from Bolton
  8. Albert Dock Liverpool

    Albert Dock Liverpool



    Opened in 1846 by HRH Prince Albert, Albert Dock is one of Liverpool’s most iconic landmarks. It’s a beautiful location for a leisurely family walk w...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 26.2 miles from Bolton
  9. Castle Hill and Victoria Tower

    Castle Hill and Victoria Tower



    Perfect weather for a walk? Pack up your picnic bags, load the kids into the car and head out to Castle Hill. The climb is a bit steep but the views...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 27.3 miles from Bolton
  10. Inside view of Chester Cathedral

    Chester Cathedral



    Chester Cathedral is an amazing old building that is a work of art in its own right and full of history. You need be of no particular (or indeed any)...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 32.7 miles from Bolton
  11. Kirkstall Abbey

    Kirkstall Abbey



    Delve into medieval history with a visit to the iconic Kirkstall Abbey in Leeds. Explore secret passages, see where the monks used to pray and try to...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 37.8 miles from Bolton
  12. Ruins of Furness Abbey in Barrow in Furness

    Furness Abbey

    Barrow in Furness


    Furness Abbey is a really stunning historic ruin with plenty of features to explore, plus a lot of green space around it to run about in and see it f...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 49.8 miles from Bolton

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