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Best Things To Do & Days Out In County Roscommon

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 59 fun things to do in County Roscommon for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Boyle, Roscommon and Castlerea. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 49 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right County Roscommon 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 Roscommon 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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Castlerea Railway Museum

  • Castlerea
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Castlerea Railway Museum The Museum is located adjacent to Hells Kitchen Bar in Castlerea County Roscommon, Ireland. The Museum boasts the Largest Pr...

Arigna Mining Experience

  • Carrick-on-Shannon
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

The Arigna Mining Experience and Energy Centre provides visitors with a unique insight into what coal mining life was like in the Arigna Valley, sinc...

King House

  • Boyle
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

King House As you wander through the house, you will encounter life-size historical figures, voices from the past, sound effects and hands-on family...

Zipit Forest Adventures Boyle

  • Boyle
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

With Zipit Forest Adventures children from 7 upwards can participate in an unforgettable family day, guaranteed full of adventure. Minimum 7 years ol...

Lough Key Forest Family Activity Park

  • Boyle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Lough Key Forest Family Activity Park features several options for a fun family day out. The Adventure Play Kingdom outdoor facility is an enclosed a...

Boyle Abbey

  • Boyle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Channel your inner historian as you explore the wonders of Ireland's rich past at Boyle Abbey. Upon entry you’ll get an A4 guide, don’t lose this it...

Lakeland Fishery

  • Longford
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

Lakeland Fishery is set in 15 acres in the heart of Ireland's Lakeland. The complex is Ireland's premier commercial fishery, providing accessible all...

Hayden Equestrian Centre

  • Longford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Hayden Equestrian Centre is a friendly and welcoming location to start your new hobby, give it a one off try or pick up from old lessons to develop f...



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Ogham Wishes Claypipe Centre

  • Roscommon
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ogham Wishes Claypipe Centre Knockcroghery was world renowned for the last 300 years for the professional production of clay pipes. By the late 1800'...

Graune Pet Farm and Play Centre

  • Ballyhaunis
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Graune Pet Farm and Play Centre is a 14 acre farm with a wide variety of animals to view and all weather petting areas, also boasting indoor bouncing...

Eagles Flying

  • Ballymote
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Eagles Flying Experience some of the biggest birds of prey in the world flying right over your head or landing next to you. Watch different species o...

Birr Castle Demesne

  • Birr
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Birr Castle Demesne is a brilliant location for a fun family day out, with something for all ages to enjoy, from beautiful parkland, to a Historic Sc...

Kiltimagh Pet Farm and Wildlife Park

  • Kiltimagh
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Kiltimagh Pet Farm and Wildlife Park is the perfect place to spend a family day out, with plenty of lovely animals to meet and learn about from the f...

Funny Bones House of Fun

  • Collooney
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funny Bones House of Fun offers a massive multi storey pirate themed play frame with loads of fun features and challenges. They also boast electric g...

Lough Allen Adventure Centre

  • Bundoran
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The Lough Allen Adventure Centre is an award-winning adventure centre in Leitrim with a decidedly chilled atmosphere, which allows you the luxury of...

Drumcoura Equestrian Centre

  • Ballinamore
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Features for over 5s at Drumcoura Equestrian Centre include an enclosed round pen for training horses and 6 horse walker, plus the largest indoor rid...

Glendeer Pet Farm

  • Athlone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Glendeer Pet Farm The farm itself comprises of 6 acres and an additional 6 acres of a nature walk which was once an old mass path. The farm has over...

Athlone Leisure World

  • Athlone
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Athlone Leisure World offers a range of all weather family fun that'll keep you busy all day, regardless of what the weather feels like doing! The Tu...

Athlone Leisure World Laser Tag

  • Athlone
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Athlone Leisure World Laser Tag where hide and seek is played with guns! It's also known as Leisure World Athlone As an individual or as part of a te...

Gillighans World

  • Ballysadare
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Gillighan's World: The Field of Dreams located at the Knockashee Ancient Hill Fort It is a magical place adults adore and children love! Miniature vi...

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