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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In County Londonderry

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 124 fun things to do in County Londonderry for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Derry-Londonderry, Tobermore, Tamlaght and Upperlands. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 72 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right County Londonderry 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 Londonderry 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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Lake at Roe Valley Country Park in Derry Londonderry

Roe Valley Country Park

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Roe Valley Country Park offers spectacular riverside views and peaceful woodland walks along with opportunities for salmon and trout fishing (license...

Indoor soft play frame and cafe area at Kidz Ahoy at Roe Valley LC in Limavady

Kidz Ahoy at Roe Valley LC

  • Limavady
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Kidz Ahoy at Roe Valley LC is a nautical adventure themed indoor playspace spread over multiple levels and comprising a great many modern and classic...

Tractor at Sperrin Fun Farm in Feeny

Sperrin Fun Farm

  • Feeny
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Sperrin Fun Farm is a modestly sized Indoor Play Adventure Area ideal for smaller kids, which features a dual level safety padded climbing structure...

Kids playing on soft play frame at Alley Cats Indoor Play Centre in Coleraine

Alley Cats Indoor Play Centre

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Alley Cats Indoor Play Centre is one of the largest Indoor Play Centres in the Northern Ireland. Since we opened in September 2007 we have quickly be...

Glamping Pod at Carrowmena Activity Centre in Limavady

Carrowmena Activity Centre

  • Limavady
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Love action? Gather the family for a day of adrenaline-pumping  activities and daring challenges at Carrowmena Activity Centre. You’ll find things to...

Family playing paintball at Foylehov Activities in Londonderry

Foylehov Activity Centre

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Foylehov Activity Centre offers some awesome high octane adrenalin activities; great for older kids and adventurous families!  This is the only place...

Kids on soft play frame at Cheeky Chimps in Coleraine

Cheeky Chimps

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Cheeky Chimps your children will have a great time, filled with adventure and learning possibilities. Clean, modern, spacious multi level adventur...

Girls on trampolines at JumpLanes Coleraine

JumpLanes Coleraine

  • Coleraine
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

JumpLanes Coleraine provides a fun and active workout activity for visitors in a newly constructed 10 lane indoor trampoline arena. Whether you're in...

People at Downhill Beach in Derry Londonderry

Downhill Beach

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Blue Flag Awarded Downhill Beach 11km stretch of sand and surf offering a wealth of activities including water sports, scenic walks and tourist type...

Kids on soft play frame at Treasure Island Ballymoney

Treasure Island Ballymoney

  • Ballymoney
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Treasure Island is a complex of pirate-y goodness for all weather conditions. This huge multi level indoor soft play area features all the classics o...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Castlerock Beach

  • Coleraine
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a lifeguarded beach in Northern Ireland? Castlerock beach is a great spot for families whether you spend your time in or out of the sea....

Families on beach at Portstewart Strand

Portstewart Strand

  • Portstewart
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Portstewart Strand The magnificent two mile strand of glistening golden sand is one of Northern Ireland's finest and most popular beaches with all ag...

Kids on climbing walls at The Jungle Magherafelt

The Jungle Magherafelt

  • Magherafelt
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

There'sso much asThe Jungle! For children over 1 metre tall, the Mowgli (Kids) Tree Top Adventure Course is an obstacle course 25ft above the ground,...

Car racing at Campsie Karting Centre Derry in Londonderry

Campsie Karting Centre

  • Derry-Londonderry
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Campsie Karting Centre offers outstanding Sodi GT5 karts for adults and the high level of safety and reliability make the Sodi Fun Kiddie Kart ideal...

Boat at Portrush Sea Tours in Antrim

Portrush Sea Tours

  • Antrim
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Portrush Sea Tours leaves from Portrush Harbour, on Northern Ireland's beatutiful Causeway Coast. Our boat is a Stormforce 11 with a wraparound canop...

Barrys Bid Dipper ride at Barrys Amusements in Portrush

Barrys Amusements

  • Portrush
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Barrys Amusements , Portrush, offers out of doors but largely under cover fun with options ranged across the board, so you should find something to a...

Limestone arch on Portrush Whiterocks Beach

Portrush Whiterocks Beach

  • Portrush
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Recently awarded with the prestigious 2013 Blue Flag Award, Portrush Whiterocks Beach has become a favourite with locals and a must see destination f...

Waterworld

  • Portrush
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

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A girl at The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail, Ballymena

The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

With just a sprinkle of fairy dust and a little imagination, watch as The Galgorm Castle Fairy Trail comes to life before your eyes. Everyone say it...

Apple sculptures at The Peoples Park in Ballymena

The Peoples Park

  • Ballymena
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Peoples Park is a great venue for free family fun, whatever the season, with a number of events to participate in and enjoy throughout the year....

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