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. Bird at Machrihanish Seabird Observatory in Machrihanish

    Machrihanish Seabird Observatory

    Machrihanish

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  2. Gullivers Soft Play

    Gullivers Soft Play

    Armagh

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  3. Palace Stables Heritage Centre

    Palace Stables Heritage Centre

    Armagh

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  4. Car racing at Campsie Karting Centre Derry in Londonderry

    Campsie Karting Centre

    Derry-Londonderry

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  5. Kids and staff at Happy Dayz Indoor Play Centre in Dungannon

    Happy Dayz Indoor Play Centre

    Dungannon

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor
  6. Train at Downpatrick and County Down Railway

    Downpatrick and County Down Railway

    Downpatrick

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  7. Outside view of Castle Ward in Stangford

    Castle Ward

    Strangford

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  8. Crucifixion painted in Davaar Island and Crucifixion Cave at Campbeltown

    Davaar Island and Crucifixion Cave

    Campbeltown

    Caves and MinesCaves and Mines

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  9. Clear day at Murlough National Nature Reserve in Dundrum

    Murlough National Nature Reserve

    Dundrum

    National ParksNational Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  10. Laser room at Space Quest in Newry

    Space Quest

    Newry

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  11. Victoria Memorial at Agnew Park in Stranraer

    Agnew Park

    Stranraer

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  12. Fish tanks at Riverwatch Aquarium in Derry Londonderry

    Riverwatch Aquarium

    Derry-Londonderry

    AquariumsAquariums

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  13. Water aerobics at Ryan Leisure Centre in Stranraer

    Ryan Leisure Centre

    Stranraer

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  14. Outside view of Tower Museum in Londonderry

    Tower Museum

    Derry-Londonderry

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  15. Outside view of St Columbs Cathedral in Londonderry

    St Columbs Cathedral

    Derry-Londonderry

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  16. Passengers on City Sightseeing Derry Londonderry Hop on Hop off Tour bus

    City Sightseeing Derry Londonderry Hop on Hop off Tour

    Derry-Londonderry

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  17. Brunswick Movie Bowl

    Brunswick Movie Bowl

    Derry-Londonderry

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  18. Clear day at Tyrella Beach in Downpatrick

    Tyrella Beach

    Downpatrick

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  19. Machrihanish Bay

    Machrihanish Bay

    Campbeltown

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor
  20. Golf course at Laser Space & Neon Golf in Londonderry

    Locknload

    Derry-Londonderry

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor