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

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1084 fun things to do in Bury 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 – 801 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Bury 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 Bury 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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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Wacky Warehouse - Paper Mill

  • Bury
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Wacky Warehouse at The Paper Mill provides an excellent environment for the kids to get some indoor exercise and build up an appetite for the del...



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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...

Funtastic Play Centre

  • Radcliffe
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funtastic is a brand new Play Centre designed from a parent's point of view. We offer great food, family fun, toddler sessions, coffee mornings, and...

Fuzzy Ed's Lock Keeper

  • Radcliffe
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Want to take your kids out for a couple of hours of soft play fun in Manchester? We know just the place! Head out to Fuzzy Ed's Lock Keeper and disco...

Escape Hunt Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Turn your next family outing into a proper adventure - head out to Escape Hunt Manchester and experience the thrill of an escape room challenge along...

Manchester Wizard's Spellbook Treasure Hunt

  • Manchester
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you want to add something special to your family day out, look no further! The Wizard’s Spellbook Treasure Hunt in Manchester is a self-guided tou...

Springfield Park Model Railway

  • Rochdale
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Are you a family full of train lovers? Do the kids own an impressive collection of wooden and plastic trains? Then head on down to Springfield Park M...

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...

Planet Play

  • Rochdale
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Planet Play is one of the largest and most established Indoor Play Centres in the area, operating since 1998 it has become the premier venue for chil...

Teamsport Indoor Karting Manchester Trafford Park

  • Stretford
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Ideally located just 15 minutes from the city centre, TeamSport Trafford Park (formerly Daytona) provides a great day out for the whole family. Total...

Treetop Trek Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Where else do you expect to find cheeky monkeys but high in the Treetops, running amok?! Bring your tribe to Treetop Manchester for plenty of whoopin...

Inflata Nation Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Bounce your way towards a whole lot of fun at Inflata Nation Manchester - the inflatable theme park for the whole family. With an incredible double-d...

Heaton Park Golf Centre

  • Prestwich
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

The fantastic facilities for families include a beautifully landscaped, 18 hole, par 3 pitch and putt course, with simple holes and pleasing hazards...

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