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    • Animals
      • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

        Zoos and Wildlife Parks

      • Safari Parks

        Safari Parks

      • Aquariums

        Aquariums

      • Children's Farms

        Children's Farms

      • Petting Zoos

        Petting Zoos

    • Water
      • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

        Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

      • Water Parks

        Water Parks

      • Water Sports

        Water Sports

      • Lakes

        Lakes

      • Sailing and Kayaking

        Sailing and Kayaking

      • Lidos

        Lidos

      • Beaches

        Beaches

    • Adventure
      • Parks and Playgrounds

        Parks and Playgrounds

      • Climbing

        Climbing

      • High Ropes Courses

        High Ropes Courses

      • Activity Centres

        Activity Centres

      • National Parks

        National Parks

    • Sports and Activities
      • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

        Ice Skating and Rollerskating

      • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

        Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

      • Go Karting and Driving

        Go Karting and Driving

      • Paintballing

        Paintballing

      • Skiing and Snowboarding

        Skiing and Snowboarding

      • Horse Riding and Stables

        Horse Riding and Stables

      • Cycling

        Cycling

      • Crazy Golf

        Crazy Golf

      • Arts and Crafts

        Arts and Crafts

      • Laser Tag

        Laser Tag

      • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

        Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

        Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

      • Cinemas and Theatres

        Cinemas and Theatres

      • Trampoline Parks

        Trampoline Parks

      • Indoor Skydiving

        Indoor Skydiving

      • Sports Centres

        Sports Centres

    • Sightseeing
      • Theme Parks and Funfairs

        Theme Parks and Funfairs

      • Museums and Art Galleries

        Museums and Art Galleries

      • Tourist Attractions

        Tourist Attractions

      • Landmarks

        Landmarks

      • Castles and Palaces

        Castles and Palaces

      • Caves and Mines

        Caves and Mines

      • Sports Stadiums

        Sports Stadiums

      • Tours and River Cruises

        Tours and River Cruises

      • Stately Homes and Gardens

        Stately Homes and Gardens

      • Railway and Transport Attractions

        Railway and Transport Attractions

  • Age Range
    • All Ages

      All Ages

    • Babies and Toddlers

      Babies and Toddlers

    • Young Children

      Young Children

    • Older Children

      Older Children

    • Teenagers

      Teenagers

  • Venue Type
    • Indoor

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    • Outdoor

      Outdoor

  • Facilities
    • Picnics Allowed

      Picnics Allowed

    • Restaurant Onsite

      Restaurant Onsite

    • Onsite Shop

      Onsite Shop

    • Snacks Available

      Snacks Available

    • Toilets Available

      Toilets Available

    • Baby Changing Available

      Baby Changing Available

    • Disabled Toilets Available

      Disabled Toilets Available

    • Parking Available On-site

      Parking Available On-site

    • Parking Available Nearby

      Parking Available Nearby

    • Wheelchair Friendly

      Wheelchair Friendly

    Things To Do & Days Out In Greater Manchester

    1. ODEON Oldham

      ODEON Oldham

      Oldham

      Cinemas and Theatres Cinemas and Theatres

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    2. City Airport & Heliport

      City Airport & Heliport

      Manchester

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    3. ODEON Rochdale

      ODEON Rochdale

      Rochdale

      Cinemas and Theatres Cinemas and Theatres

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    4. ODEON Taunton

      ODEON Taunton

      Taunton

      Cinemas and Theatres Cinemas and Theatres

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    5. Huntfun Manchester

      Huntfun Manchester

      Manchester

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    6. Bisque & Beyond Family Art Café

      Bisque & Beyond Family Art Café

      Didsbury

      Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    7. Ordsall Hall

      Ordsall Hall

      Salford

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
    8. TeamSport Indoor Karting Manchester Trafford Park

      TeamSport Indoor Karting Manchester Trafford Park

      Stretford

      Go Karting and Driving Go Karting and Driving

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Indoor
    9. Treehouse

      Treehouse

      Altrincham

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

      Suitable for ages: 0-8 Indoor
    10. Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre

      Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre

      Rochdale

      Lakes Lakes

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    11. Sale Water Park

      Sale Water Park

      Sale

      Lakes Lakes

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    12. Fairy Glen Valley

      Fairy Glen Valley

      Wigan

      National Parks National Parks

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor
    13. Manchester Central Library

      Manchester Central Library

      Manchester

      Landmarks Landmarks

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    14. Wheatlea Park Brewers Fayre

      Wheatlea Park Brewers Fayre

      Wigan

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-8 Indoor
    15. Touchstones Museum and Gallery

      Touchstones Museum and Gallery

      Rochdale

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    16. Rivington Pike

      Rivington Pike

      Bolton

      Landmarks Landmarks

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor
    17. The Garden House Marple

      The Garden House Marple

      Marple

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      4 star rating Rating 4/5 (3 reviews)

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor, Indoor
    18. Escape Reality Manchester

      Escape Reality Manchester

      Manchester

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 13+ Indoor
    19. Salford Museum and Art Gallery

      Salford Museum and Art Gallery

      Salford

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for all ages Indoor
    20. Cineworld Ashton-under-Lyne

      Cineworld Ashton-under-Lyne

      Ashton-under-Lyne

      Cinemas and Theatres Cinemas and Theatres

      Suitable for all ages Indoor

    Find Family Days Out In Greater Manchester

    Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 187 fun things to do in Greater Manchester for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Manchester, Altrincham and Bolton and we also recommend Bury. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 151 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester 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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