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

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1104 fun things to do in Eccles 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 – 816 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Eccles 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 Eccles 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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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...

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...

Manchester United Museum and Tour

  • Old Trafford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Stadiums

Feel that football fever and take a trip to Old Trafford to experience the Manchester United Stadium Tour. From the dizzying heights of the Sir Alex...

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...

Treetop Adventure Golf Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Prepare for an epic adventure, perfect for explorers of all ages! Challenge your little ones to a game of mini golf and take on one of the two exciti...

Total Ninja

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Dive, jump and explore the world’s largest ninja park at Total Ninja! Will you complete the run and become a true ninja? This 40,000 sq ft park is th...

LEGOLAND Discovery Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

If only the world were built of LEGO®… well, it pretty much is at the LEGOLAND® Discovery Centre Manchester where billions of bricks have created a w...

Laser Quest Manchester Trafford Centre

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Laser Tag is like playing a live computer game: a mess-less, bruise-less, zero contact war-game played with state of the art infra red equipment! Las...

Namco Funscape Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Anyone can enjoy a fun game of bowling, no matter how small! If your kids are small or just find bowling a bit challenging, then you're welcome to us...

Creche & Play Area at Intu Trafford Centre

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The thoughtful Creche & Play Area at Intu Trafford Centre is a life saver both for us and for them: they can't take prolonged shopping and frankl...

ODEON Manchester Trafford Centre

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Even in the good old days, a trip to the pictures was a family favourite. Keep up with tradition and grab a big box of popcorn while you’re at it at...

Paradise Island Adventure Golf Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Located adjacent to the Odeon Cinema in the stunning surrounds of the Trafford Centre, the 16,500 sq ft area hosts 2 amazing 18-hole courses spanning...

The Play Area

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Play Area and theCreche at theTrafford Centre, offer places for kids under 10 years to blow off some steam and help you all make the most out of...

iFly Indoor Skydiving Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor Skydiving

iFly makes the magic of human flight a reality. Experience what it is like to really fly, in a fun and safe environment. iFly is the perfect place to...

Chill Factore

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

Escape to the Alpine Mountains - in the heart of Manchester - at Chill Factore. Take your kids to a snow play centre that’s full of actual, factual S...

Coach House Brewers Fayre

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Attached to the friendly family restaurant is it's multi level adventure play frame featuring climbs, slides, ball ponds and other classic fun featur...

Play Factore

  • Trafford Park
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Play Factore is the UK's largest play centre at over 26,000 sq ft of space for children between 0 to 12 years, boasts the tallest indoor play frame i...

iFLY Indoor Skydiving Manchester

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Indoor Skydiving

If you could wish for one superpower, would it be to fly or be invisible? At iFLY Indoor Skydiving Manchester forget about wishes - feel what it’s re...

IWM North

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Imperial War Museum North

  • Manchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Imperial War Museum North, or IWM North, provides an exciting free day out for all the family and brings to life stories of how war has shaped lives...

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