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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ormskirk

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 823 fun things to do in Ormskirk 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 – 598 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ormskirk 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 Ormskirk 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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The Jungle Skelmersdale

  • Skelmersdale
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Jungle The Jungle in Skelmersdale is the place to visit if you are looking for somewhere amazing to take the children that's full of fun, clean,...

WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre

  • Burscough
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Fancy an escape to nature? Enjoy a great family day out in the wild at WWT Martin Mere any time of the year! From ducklings to migrating swans - you’...

Farmer Teds Farm Park

  • Ormskirk
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Farmer Ted is always happy to have visitors over at Farmer Teds Farm Park, come rain or shine! Meet and stroke guinea pigs in Guinea Pig Village. If...

Windmill Animal Farm

  • Burscough
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

There is lots of fun for the little ones down at Windmill Animal Farm. Experience the running of an everyday farm, ride pedal tractors and roller rac...

The Fun Factor

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Fun Factor The baby zone comprises movable shapes, infant puzzles, baby rockers and simple games, plus interactive panels and squashy building bl...

Acorn Farm

  • Liverpool
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Acorn Farm is a great value family day out that can be relied upon for fun and activity whatever the weather. There are lots of friendly animals to s...

Fairy Glen Valley

  • Wigan
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Fairy Glen is a magnificent green valley located just above the rural village of Appley Bridge. The picturesque woodland with its spectacular waterfa...

Mersey Ferry Explorer Cruise

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

All aboard the Mersey Ferry River Explorer Cruise! Enjoy a 50 minute cruise, take in the iconic views of Liverpool's waterfront and learn all about L...



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China Butterfly Craft Centre

  • Formby
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

China Butterfly Craft Centre is the ideal place to chill out and try some new crafts. There is a wide variety of activities available which are perfe...

Formby FootGolf Centre

  • Formby
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Try your hand (or foot if you like) at the UK’s latest sport trend - footgolf at the Formby FootGolf Centre. Challenge the whole family at 9 or 18 ho...

ODEON Liverpool Switch Island

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Films can take you anywhere, even back in time or to the furthest reaches of the galaxy! Explore the world and beyond at ODEON Liverpool Switch Islan...

Rampworx Skatepark

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Rampworx is a really friendly indoor skateboarding and BMX facility which welcomes the experienced and total noobs alike, with coaching classes avail...

The Liverpool Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Liverpool
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

A crack team of scouse sleuths have been on the case of murder most foul, but with no suspects in sight, they can’t just ‘Let it be’! Will you help t...

Fun Time

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fun Time Liverpool is a bright and spacious classic adventure soft play experience, with all of the fun contemporary features one expects from the ge...

Churchtown Botanic Gardens5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Southport
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Churchtown Botanic Gardens These Gardens, located in scenic little Churchtown, have regulalry achieved a Green Flag Award for its excellence as a par...

Hesketh Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Southport
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hesketh Park is only a short walk away from Southport city centre, has had over £3 million pounds spent on it and it is free to visit, brilliant. Eve...

Pipsqueaks Play Cafe

  • Wigan
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Pipsqueaks Play Cafe offer a dual level multi colour adventure play frame which features all the classic fun features and padded equipment one expect...

Crazy Town Play

  • Bootle
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The thoroughly well titled Crazy Town is an enormous Australian themed play extravaganza, with life size Ozzie characters, huge slides and loads of s...

Escape Hunt Liverpool

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Time for a family escape! Gather your puzzle-solving team and try to beat the clock at one of the family-friendly escape rooms at Escape Hunt Liverpo...

Model Railway Village

  • Southport
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Since 1996 Southport Model Railway village has been attracting model train enthusiasts from all over the world. This spectacular Model Village consis...

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