20 Best Arts and Crafts In Greater Manchester Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Arts and Crafts In Greater Manchester

We've rounded up the best arts and crafts in Greater Manchester in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 40 Greater Manchester arts and crafts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including indoor and soft play areas. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the arts and crafts 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.

Find your perfect day out

Outside view of Bean and Brush Family Art Cafe in Sale

Bean and Brush Family Art Cafe

  • Sale
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

It's time to get crafty and show off your artistic skills at Bean and Brush Family Art Cafe. Get the paintbrushes ready and channel your inner Picass...

Staff at Create It in Stockport

Create It

  • Stockport
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Create It is a family-friendly craft cafe which offers creative fun for all ages with Paint-a-Pot and Decopatch activities. There are a huge variety...

Indoor soft play frame and football arena at Let Loose Soft Play in Stockport

Let Loose Soft Play

  • Stockport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Let Loose Soft Play! is a brand new children's play centre in Hazel Grove, Stockport. Kids always have something to do with a huge play frame to expl...

Christmas crafts at The Star Tree Studio in Littleborough

The Star Tree Studio

  • Littleborough
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Star Tree Studio provides high quality, fun, educational art, craft and creative activities all within a venue at the heart of the local communit...

Boy painting at Works of Heart in Bolton

Works Of Heart

  • Bolton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Pottery painting doesn’t have an age! Share some fun arts & crafts time with your tots and create something special together at Works of Heart po...

Girls colouring in activity room at The Art Garden in Accrington

The Art Garden

  • Accrington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Channel your inner Picasso at the Art Garden, where their lovely family-friendly atmosphere will get your creative juices flowing. Let the kids be as...

Crafts at The Alabaster Jar Paint Your Own Pottery in Chorley

The Alabaster Jar Paint Your Own Pottery

  • Chorley
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Alabaster Jar The Alabaster Jar is an independently run paint your own pottery studio in Chorley, Lancashire. We provide a large selection of pot...

Flying Saucers Painting Pottery Cafe

  • Hebden Bridge
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Due to flooding sadly this business is currently closed apparently though they are hoping to be back up and running around summer 2016 and they're of...

Mum and kids at The Potters Den in Holmfirth

The Potters Den

  • Holmfirth
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Potters Den is a paint a pot ceramics studio, coffee bar and gallery, seating 17 persons, and offering a wide range of pre formed ceramic objects...

Outside view of Crafty Fingers Craft Classes in St Helens

Crafty Fingers Craft Classes

  • St Helens
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Crafty Fingers is a purpose built centre to accommodate all ages and abilities. We offer a wide range of children's classes during the holidays and s...

Floam at The Crafty Paint Pod in Frodsham

The Crafty Paint Pod

  • Widnes
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Let your creative juices loose at The Crafty Paint Pod studio. They’re family and pet-friendly so bring the whole team along.  Children can try...

The Piece Hall building

The Piece Hall

  • Halifax
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Looking to get some culture with your kids? At The Piece Hall in Halifax, you’ll find everything from spectacular circus shows to fantastic seasonal...

Unpainted pottery at The CraftBox in Frodsham

The CraftBox

  • Frodsham
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

What’s a visit to The CraftBox like? Well, as the team say, “It’s what you make of it.” So with canvas, ceramics, decopatch and more, make it as crea...

Craft studio at Fired 4 U in Preston

Fired 4 U1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Preston
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Fired 4 U welcomes families to have arty fun together. Children and adults sit together whilst painting pottery items. No one has to be an artist to...

Girls on dodgem cars at Rascals Party and Play Centre in Preston

Rascals Party and Play Centre

  • Preston
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rascals Party and Play Centre, are a children's indoor play centre catering for all ages up to 12 years. There are 2 separate soft play areas. The ma...

Families doing pottery at The Potters Barn in Sandbach

The Potters Barn

  • Sandbach
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Potters Barn is an indoor creative play centre. You can make clay animals, paint biscuit fired pottery figures and have a go on the traditional p...

Crafts at Go Create in Preston

Go Create

  • Preston
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Go Create! Go Create! Is a fun filled day out for children that gives them the freedom to unleash their arty side. It really doesn't matter if they a...

Crafts and pottery at The Crafty Potter in Chorley

The Crafty Potter5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Chorley
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

At The Crafty Potter they aim to provide fun & creativity for all ages & abilities. Their drop in activities include, painting pots, canvas,...

Kids Creations

Kids Creations

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Kids Creations is a lovely arts and crafts studio where your tiny artists have the freedom to express their imagination with the help of various tool...

Imagine That Underwater Street - Toddler on a Zebra Crossing

Imagine That! Science and Discovery Centre

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

It’s not as wet as you might think down at Imagine That! Science and Discovery Centre . This discovery centre for children is full of activity and am...

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