The Best Things To Do In County Antrim Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Things To Do & Days Out In County Antrim

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 129 fun things to do in County Antrim for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Belfast, Waterfoot, Toome and Whitehead.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 79 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right County Antrim 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 County Antrim 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!

  1. Go karts at Raceview Karting in Ballymena

    Raceview Karting

    Ballymena

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor, Outdoor
  2. ECOS Millennium Environmental  Centre

    ECOS Millennium Environmental Centre

    Ballymena

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  3. Soft play slide at Fun Factory Ballymena

    Fun Factory Ballymena

    Ballymena

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  4. Apple sculptures at The Peoples Park in Ballymena

    The Peoples Park

    Ballymena

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  5. A girl at The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail, Ballymena

    The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail

    Ballymena

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4-12 Outdoor
  6. Mini golf course at Junction Jacks Mini Golf in Antrim

    Junction Jacks Mini Golf

    Antrim

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  7. Go karts at Speedway Indoor Karting in Doagh

    Speedway Indoor Karting

    Doagh

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  8. Aerial view of Glenarm Castle

    Glenarm Castle

    Glenarm

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  9. Horned owl at World of Owls in Antrim

    World of Owls

    Antrim

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  10. Maze garden at Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne

    Carnfunnock Country Park

    Larne

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  11. Kids in ball pit at Fun Works Play Centre in Glengormley

    Fun Works Play Centre

    Glengormley

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  12. People bowling at Glengormley Sports Bowl

    Glengormley Sports Bowl

    Glengormley

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  13. Kids on soft play frame at Treasure Island Ballymoney

    Treasure Island Ballymoney

    Ballymoney

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  14. Clementsmount Fun Farm

    Clementsmount Fun Farm

    Crumlin

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  15. Kids on go karts at Nutts Corner Circuit in Belfast

    Nutts Corner Circuit

    Belfast

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  16. Walking trail at Talnotry Avian Care Trust in Dublin

    Talnotry Avian Care Trust

    Dublin

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  17. Walking path near waterfall at Glenariff Forest Park in Cushendall

    Glenariff Forest Park

    Cushendall

    National ParksNational Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  18. Family at Playzone Newtownabbey

    Playzone Newtownabbey

    Newtownabbey

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  19. Gorilla at Belfast Zoo

    Belfast Zoo

    Belfast

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  20. Outside view of Carrickfergus Castle and lake

    Carrickfergus Castle

    Carrickfergus

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor