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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Maghera, County Londonderry

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 134 fun things to do in Maghera for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, beaches and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 81 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Maghera 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 Maghera 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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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,...

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...

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...

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....

World of Owls

  • Antrim
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Spend half a day with the family at World of Owls - a lovely  owl sanctuary at Randalstown Forest. Explore indoor and outdoor birds of prey displays,...

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...

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...

Fun Factory Ballymena

  • Ballymena
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fun Factory has a large multi level climbing frame for adventurous 5 to 12 year olds comprises 3 slides - of the free fall, astra and spiral varietie...



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ECOS Millennium Environmental Centre

  • Ballymena
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The ECOS Centre was created amidst 150 acres of rich river flood plain to showcase environmental issues, which they do with an eye to it being aimed...

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...

Raceview Karting

  • Ballymena
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Raceview Karting has now been open for 13 years and even has an F1 simulator which is the only one in the UK that is available to the public. Boastin...

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...

Junction Jacks Mini Golf

  • Antrim
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Not only a great miniature golf course this is also an educational resource, with every hole across the 18 holding a parchment detailing the life of...

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...

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...

Drum Manor Forest Park

  • Cookstown
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Serviced by a large car-park with toilets, gardens and lawn areas, Drum Manor Forest Park offers waymarked trails and forest plots exhibiting a wide...

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...

Annaginny Farm Park

  • Dungannon
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Annaginny Farm Park is a lovely family ran business, with an exciting range of animals! Come visit the giant Emu’s and say g’day to the Wallabies! Th...

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...

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...

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