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Best Days Out In Belfast For Young Children

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ODEON Belfast

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Your little luvvies could picture themselves up on the big screen, or on the other side of the camera if they’re a bossy boots; either way, explore t...

Odyssey Bowl

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Come rain or shine for a great family day out at Odyssey Bowl with that little bit extra! 20 luxury lanes, a huge arcade and pool area, there’s so mu...

The Ozone and Indoor Tennis Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

This popular centre, located on Ormeau Embankment, offers a wide range of tennis and climbing facilities for all ages. It's worth noting that at this...

Shankill Leisure Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Shankill Leisure Centre offers a swimming pool with wavemaker machine and corkscrew slide and children's pool with mushroom umbrella and dolphin slid...

W5

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

W5 is a literally staggering array of interactive exhibits, a really full day's worth and the kids will be pulling you along the whole way through th...

Ulster Museum at Botanic Gardens

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ulster Museum at Botanic Gardens is a fantastic museum that is open throughout the year, and free to visit, making it a great all weather attraction...

Botanic Gardens and Palm House

  • Belfast
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Belfast Botanic Gardens has been a public park since Victorian times and not only has retained its charms but been regularly improved over the ye...

Aunt Sandras Candy Factory

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

In 1953 the now legendary Aunt Sandra began making and selling candy in this very spot in Castlereagh Road...and it's still going today! The whole sh...



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National Football Stadium at Windsor Park

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Stadiums

Learn about the history of Irish football from the 1880s till today with a tour of the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. No football fan can...

HMS Caroline

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Step aboard the HMS Caroline - the lone survivor of the Battle of Jutland. Kids who have a head for history will be blown away by the recreated cabin...

Grove Wellbeing Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Grove Wellbeing Centre is a complex that has something for everyon, with a number of facilities available, including a swimming pool, and a great sof...

Victoria Park Belfast

  • Belfast
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Victoria Park is not just a cherished green space with inspiring horticultural displays, it also features soccer pitches, traditional bowling green,...

Stormont Park

  • Belfast
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Stormont Park offers an adventure playground for the small ones including climbing frames, slides and swings, plus picnic tables and public use BBQs...

Cave Hill Playground3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Belfast
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cave Hill Playground is suitable for children aged 3 to 14 and includes cradle swings, slides, spring rockers, a sand play unit and a bicycle roundab...

Belfast Castle Visitors Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

They've labelled this Belfast Castle Visitors Centre rather than Belfast Castle because there's no real 'castle' to explore: the interior facilities...

We are Vertigo

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Try the latest indoor entertainment inEurope's largest and Northern Ireland's only true Trampoline Park! The Trampoline Park features a large main co...

SkyTrek

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

SkyTrek is a thrilling new attraction based at the stunning 200 acre Colin Glen Forest Park, just a short 10min drive from Belfast city centre. Offer...

Belfast Zoo

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Over 2000 weird and wonderful animals and exotic creatures await your arrival at Belfast Zoo. With 140 different species to explore this is a real an...

Roar and Explore

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Can you hear the animals calling? Quick! Get your little one to Roar and Explore, Belfast. Visit a soft play filled with animal toys, animal wallpape...

Dundonald Ice Bowl

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Get your skates on and take to the ice rink for a literally cool day out at Dundonald International Ice Bowl! There's a special Saturday morning fami...

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