20 Best Things To Do In Rawtenstall Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Rawtenstall

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1061 fun things to do in Rawtenstall 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 – 776 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Rawtenstall 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 Rawtenstall 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 Whitaker

The Whitaker

  • Rawtenstall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Set in a stunning park area in the heart of Rossendale Valley, The Whitaker (previously Rossendale Museum & Art Gallery) is a local Lancashire ge...

Kids sledding at Ski Rossendale in Rawtenstall

Ski Rossendale

  • Rawtenstall
  • Outdoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

Ski Rossendale is a winter sports centre that the whole family can enjoy whatever the season, with a 200m (656ft) main slope, a Nursery slope, Freest...

Girl on high rope course at Grip and Go in Haslingden

Grip & Go

  • Haslingden
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Grip and Go is an action packed indoor climbing and Activity Centres for all the family. Based in the heart of Lancashire we offer an experience like...

Soft play area at Runamok in Haslingden

Monkey Playland

  • Haslingden
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Indoor soft play is fun for children of all ages, but more than this, it equips them with 'life lessons' from an early age. Active play increases chi...

A little boy looking at a train at East Lancashire Railway in Bury

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...

Lambs at Animal Quackers Park Farm in Bacup

Animal Quackers Park Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Bacup
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

A farm tour from a real farmer is just one of the things on offer at Animal Quackers Park Farm. Resident Farmer, Farmer Terry, will keep little ones...

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...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Accrington

  • Accrington
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Looking for a great cinema? Jump into movie magic at Vue Accrington, where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting action films to hilarious c...

Shelves of products at Oswaldtwistle Mills in Accrington

Oswaldtwistle Mills

  • Accrington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Oswaldtwistle Mills is home to a host of popular attractions for people of all ages, including a brand new 12-hole mini golf course which winds throu...

Air Unlimited Inflatable Park

Air Unlimited Inflatable Park

  • Burnley
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Up for some active fun? Get your bounce on in an Airtime session at Air Unlimited Inflatable Park -  Burnley’s first inflatable playground! Boasting...

Horse at Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary in Oswaldtwistle

Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary

  • Oswaldtwistle
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

It may not be as funny as Del Boy spectacularly falling through the open bar, however there’s enough at the Only Foals and Horses Sanctuary to put a...

Some of the inside at The Space Centre in Leicester

The Space Centre

  • Accrington
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Space Centre is a soft play area with a very special twist! Come explore the exciting, challenging, yet safe environment for children and adults...

Outside view of Towneley Hall Museum in Burnley

Towneley Hall Museum

  • Burnley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Towneley Hall Museum is a Burnley's Art Gallery and Museum set in the town's largest park provides a wonderful day out for all the family. With an ex...

Boy in ball pit at Wacky Warehouse - Hollywood Star in Burnley

Wacky Warehouse - The Star

  • Burnley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wacky Warehouse at The Star provides kids up to 4ft9 a range of indoor play features spread over several floors of climbing maze, including racing sl...

Bowling alleys at MFA Bowl Burnley

MFA Bowl Burnley

  • Burnley
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

MFA Bowl Burnley Classic tenpin bowling is an all weather, all age family activity that is simple to play and fun to master, where even the youngest...

Families on train at Thompson Park and Miniature Railway in Burnley

Thompson Park and Miniature Railway5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Burnley
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

At Thompson Park there is a whopping great 3 acre boating lake here plus the River Brun bisects the Park, between the 2 providing habitat for many va...

Indoor soft play frame at Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre in Bury

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...

Ramps at Junction4 Skatepark in Darwen

Junction4 Skatepark

  • Darwen
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Junction4 Skatepark Junction4 is a purpose built 7000 sq ft fully air conditioned indoor facility for the public. We have an onsite shop (the cellblo...

The dining area at AMF Bowling, Bury

AMF Bowling 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...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

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...

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