20 Best Things To Do In Milton Keynes Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Milton Keynes

If your family is into adventure sports, you’ll find plenty of exciting things to do in Milton Keynes to keep you going all year long!

How about real snow all throughout the year? Yep, that’s right, you can go skiing, speed down on a toboggan, make a snowman and all your other favourite winter activities even in summer. All you have to do is choose Snozone for your next family day out.

If you prefer staying warm and splashing about, the best attraction in Milton Keynes for you and your kids is Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes. Water fun’s theme there, no matter the weather outdoors. Take that British weather!

Oh, but that’s far from being the only thrilling things to do in Milton Keynes! Gulliver's Land theme park awaits thrill seekers of all ages with over 70 rides and attractions to explore. Then, there’s Gulliver’s Dinosaur Farm, if you feel like hanging out with 30+ life-sized dinos. 

For brave kids who love climbing and a good challenge, The SFEAR is amongst the top unique things to do in Milton Keynes. Or you could try Airkix Indoor Skydiving to experience the feeling of flight without clocking up the air miles.

From Xscape Milton Keynes, the hub of indoor entertainment in the city, to playing a round of mini golf outdoors at Mr Mulligan’s Pirate Golf, there’s a lot more to discover in Milton Keynes on your next family day out. 

Find your perfect day out

Some kids playing RaceCars in Milton Keynes

Racewars

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Got mini motor enthusiasts? Treat them to an incredible day out at RaceWars in Milton Keynes - a slot car centre where you can have a fast and fun da...

Xscape Milton Keynes

Xscape Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Find all the entertainment your family needs under one roof at Xscape Milton Keynes! From snowboarding and indoor skydiving, to bowling and 4DX cinem...

Mr Mulligan's Milton Keynes

Mr Mulligan's Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Fancy an epic adventure?  UV lights, sea creatures and strange beasts are all thrown together for seriously crazy golf at Mr Mulligan's Milton K...

Kids playing golf at Mr Mulligans Pirate Golf in Milton Keynes

Mr Mulligan's Pirate Golf Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Prepare for a buccaneering adventure at Mr Mulligan’s Pirate Golf Milton Keynes! Gather your merry crew of pirates and take on the 18-hole golf cours...

Climbing walls at Big Rock Climbing Centre in Milton Keynes

Big Rock Climbing Centre

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Big Rock Climbing Centre is an exciting all weather venue, with fun activities suitable for the whole family. It's great fun for kids and the perfect...

Boy flipping at TopJump Trampoline Park in Milton Keynes

TopJump Trampoline Park

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Are you ready for the biggest bounce around? Over 28,000 ft., TopJump Trampoline Park has all sorts of jumped up challenges to put a spring in your s...

Boy on adventure playground at Willen Lake and Park in Milton Keynes

Willen Lake and Park

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

Waterbabies of all ages will have a smashing, splashing time at Willen Lake and Park! Their list of activities is impressive and includes - deep brea...

Overhead view of Land of the Living Dinosaurs at Gulliver's Dinosaur & Farm Park

Gulliver's Dinosaur & Farm Park

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Part of Gulliver’s Land in Milton Keynes but a separately paid-for attraction is Gulliver’s Dinosaur and Farm Park, which is home to more than 30 lif...

Family on The Buccaneer ride at Gullivers Land in Milton Keynes

Gulliver's Land5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Catering especially for children aged 2 to 13 Gulliver’s Land has over 70 rides, attractions and shows to enjoy! T ake a ride on the Runaway Train, l...

Boy on slide at Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes

Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

It doesn’t have to be summer to have fun in the water! Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes is an awesome indoor water play attraction open to the wh...

Boys shooting at Gulliver's Blast Arena Milton Keynes

Gulliver's Blast Arena Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Get ready for an action-packed day at Gulliver's Blast Arena Milton Keynes! Featuring a NERF Target Arena, Bazooka Archery and Laser Tag, this attrac...

Boy on slide at Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes

Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

It doesn’t have to be summer to have fun in the water! Gulliver's Splash Zone Milton Keynes is an awesome indoor water play attraction open to the wh...

Boy on high rope course at The SFEAR in Milton Keynes

The SFEAR

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Take on The SFEAR, a unique high-ropes challenge by Gulliver’s, designed for slightly older kids (min 1.2m tall). Your little daredevils will enter a...

Girl in flight experience at Airkix Indoor Skydiving Milton Keynes

Airkix Indoor Skydiving Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Indoor Skydiving

Airkix makes the magic of human flight a reality. Experience what it is like to really fly, in a fun and safe environment. Airkix is the perfect plac...

Family bowling at Hollywood Bowl in Milton Keynes

Hollywood Bowl Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Don't you just love bowling? Take the kids for a fun game of tenpin bowling at Hollywood Bowl Milton Keynes. Age, experience, and even the weather ca...

Cineworld Milton Keynes

Cineworld Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Be transported to a world of action, thrills and adventure with a family-friendly movie screening at Cineworld Milton Keynes. Share the magic of the...

Rush VR

Rush VR

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Want to try out VR with the kids? Head out to Rush VR Milton Keynes and discover a huge range of games and experiences, suitable for the whole family...

Snozone Milton Keynes

Snozone Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

Fancy skiing, snowboarding and sledging on real snow all year round? Come to Snozone Milton Keynes for indoor snowy fun 364 days a year! The indoor s...

Kids at Vertigo VR in Milton Keynes

Vertigo VR

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Experience the best of virtual entertainment at Vertigo VR - from cutting-edge virtual reality experiences to PC gaming and 5D cinema. It’s the perfe...

Cafe seating area and soft play frame at Mini Monsters Softplay Cafe in Milton Keynes

Mini Monsters Softplay Cafe

  • Milton Keynes
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Mini Monsters Softplay Cafe has 3 monster-themed play areas designed to suit kids from 0-12. This makes it perfect for families with kids of differen...

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