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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Berkshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1330 fun things to do in Berkshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Reading, Windsor, Wokingham and Slough. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 889 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Berkshire 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 Berkshire 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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Outside view of Osborne House in East Cowes

Osborne House

  • East Cowes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Children will love the Swiss Chalet at Osborne House where the princes and princesses learnt the skills of household management, while for grown-ups...

Kids enjoying a ride at Harbour Park, Littlehampton

Harbour Park

  • Littlehampton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

On a glorious sunny day, with a fresh bag of chips in hand, there aren’t many better places to be than by the seaside enjoying a quintessential Briti...

Entrance to Scotts Grotto in Ware

Scotts Grotto

  • Ware
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Scotts Grotto is an unusual and inexpensive place to take the kids to explore if you are in the area, although it does have limited opening times. Th...

Family on miniature train at East Herts Miniature Railway in Ware

East Herts Miniature Railway

  • Ware
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

East Herts Miniature Railway, located within the grounds of The Van Hage Garden Company in Great Amwell, is a 7 and quarter inch gauge miniature rail...

Baby zebra and adult zebra at Ventura Wildlife Park

Ventura Wildlife Park

  • Great Amwell
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Looking for a wild day out? Then head over to Ventura Wildlife Park in Hertfordshire, where you’ll be greeted by ring-tailed lemurs, zebras and croco...

A girl playing on her Mums lap at Upton House and Gardens, Warwickshire

Upton House and Gardens

  • Banbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Become Lords and Ladies for the day at Upton House and Gardens and marvel at the spectacular art collection, plus take a peek inside a dolls house re...

Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Salcey Forest

  • Quinton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Salcey Forest is a huge ancient forest, dating back to Roman times. There are lots of ways to explore, including  a family cycle trail, 3 walking tra...

People riding horses at Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre in Ilford

Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre

  • Ilford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approved Aldborough Hall Equestrian Centre offer a variety of well mannered mounts for lessons, which are available from 5 years upwards. A varie...

Windmill at High Salvington Windmill in Worthing

High Salvington Windmill

  • Worthing
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

High Salvington Windmill is an extensively restored working windmill, which dates from roughly 1750. It gives an excellent opportunity for kids to ge...

Norfolk Gardens Mini Golf5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Littlehampton
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

There are 2 ways to do it at the Norfolk Gardens: you can take on the kids with the playful and novelty strewn crazy golf, or get serious with the pi...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Little Hampton Beach

  • Littlehampton
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a lifeguarded beach in West Sussex? Little Hampton Beach is a popular sandy beach , and stretching out for a mile, it’s perfect for famil...

Better Extreme Barking

Better Extreme Barking

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

Up for an active day out? Enjoy trampolining, skating and climbing all in the same location at Barking Sporthouse in Dagenham! Unleash your wild side...

Family on Spy Mission Trail

Ware Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Ware
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Your super spies in training can flex their skills on the Ware Spy Mission Treasure Trail. They’ll have to prove their mettle by cracking codes and w...

People swimming at The Priory Lido in Ware

The Priory Lido4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Ware
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Enjoy the summer sun with all the benefits of being poolside at The Priory Lido. This 30m-heated open-air pool is open from May until September and a...

Climbing walls at Barking Sporthouse in Dagenham

Barking Sporthouse

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

Up for an active day out? Enjoy trampolining, skating and climbing all in the same location at Barking Sporthouse in Dagenham! Unleash your wild side...

Bike at Deers Leap Bikes in East Grinstead

Deers Leap Bikes

  • East Grinstead
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Deers Leap Park has 240 acres of dedicated mountain bike tracks of every grade from family-friendly trails to single track and north shore in the woo...

River at Woods Mill Nature Reserve in Henfield

Woods Mill Nature Reserve

  • Henfield
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Woods Mill Nature Reserve is an excellent place to take the kids for a walk through mixed habitats plus visit the Sussex Wildlife Trust environmental...

Outdoor playground and water areas at Danson Splash Park in Bexleyheath

Danson Splash Park

  • Bexleyheath
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Whether you just fancy a rel axing afternoon stroll, or having the whole gang splashing and sliding about the place, Danson Splash Park is packed wit...

People walking at Mewsbrooke Park in Rustington

Mewsbrooke Park

  • Rustington
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Mewsbrooke Park has recently celebrated 9 years of Green Flag Awards which is amazing: well done guys! Highlights include the charming miniature rail...

People go kart racing at Rye House Kart Raceway in Hoddesdon

Rye House Kart Raceway

  • Hoddesdon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

At Rye House Kart Raceway there are mini or bambino karts which are suitable for ages 3 to 8 years so your young petrol heads can be the star of the...

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