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. Jumping Jacks

    Jumping Jacks

    Lisburn

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  2. Aerial view of toddler water park at Lagan Valley LeisurePlex in Lisburn

    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

    Lisburn

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  3. Dance performance at Cockle Row Cottages in Groomsport

    Cockle Row Cottages

    Groomsport

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  4. Tennis racket and balls at Eddie Irvine Sports in Bangor

    Eddie Irvine Sports

    Bangor

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  5. People at Downhill Beach in Derry Londonderry

    Downhill Beach

    Derry-Londonderry

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  6. Two kids take on the inflatable hurdles at Cable and Wake

    Cable and Wake

    Carryduff

    Water ParksWater Parks

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  7. Cows at Ark Open Farm in Newtownards

    Ark Open Farm

    Newtownards

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  8. Basalt columns at Giants Causeway and Visitors Centre in Bushmills

    Giants Causeway and Visitors Centre

    Bushmills

    National ParksNational Parks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  9. Families at Waterside Museum in Craigavon

    Waterside Museum

    Craigavon

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  10. Sunset at Oxford Island in Craigavon

    Oxford Island

    Craigavon

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  11. Dinos Den at Comber Leisure

    Dinos Den at Comber Leisure

    Comber

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  12. Boat at Portrush Sea Tours in Antrim

    Portrush Sea Tours

    Antrim

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  13. People on inflatable course on lake at Craigavon Golf and Ski Centre in Lurgan

    Craigavon Golf and Ski Centre

    Lurgan

    Skiing and SnowboardingSkiing and Snowboarding

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  14. Barrys Bid Dipper ride at Barrys Amusements in Portrush

    Barrys Amusements

    Portrush

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  15. Limestone arch on Portrush Whiterocks Beach

    Portrush Whiterocks Beach

    Portrush

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  16. Tannaghmore Animal Farm

    Tannaghmore Animal Farm

    Craigavon

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor
  17. People on Banana Boating at Waves Leisure Complex in Craigavon

    Waves Leisure Complex

    Craigavon

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  18. Families on beach at Portstewart Strand

    Portstewart Strand

    Portstewart

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  19. Toddler soft play area at Scallywags in Lurgan

    Scallywags

    Lurgan

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  20. Miniature train traveling at Drumawhey Junction in Donaghadee

    Drumawhey Junction

    Donaghadee

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor