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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ditchling

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1087 fun things to do in Ditchling for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 729 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ditchling 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 Ditchling 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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Windmill at Jill Windmill in Hassocks

Jill Windmill

  • Hassocks
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Jill Windmill, Clayton, West Sussex Jill Windmill, a restored traditional working windmill, built in 1821, located in the South Downs National Park....

Two kids at the Jawsome Sharks event at Sea Life Brighton

SEA LIFE Brighton4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Brighton
  • Indoor
  • Aquariums

Dive into the amazing underwater world at SEA LIFE Brighton - the oldest operating aquarium in the world. It’s a Grade II listed heritage building, h...

Adventure Avenue

Adventure Avenue5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Burgess Hill
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Your kid can be whoever they want to be at the innovative Adventure Avenue in West Sussex. Take your little one to a role playing centre where they c...

Goats at Washbrooks Family Farm in Hassocks

Washbrooks Family Farm

  • Hassocks
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Set against the beautiful background of the South Downs Washbrooks Family Farm is a fun and engaging day out for the whole  family. Walk around the l...

Man walking dog at Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve in Burgess Hill

Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Burgess Hill
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Bedelands Farm Nature Reserve is the winner of 4 consecutive Green Flag Awards and a great place to take the family for a natural day out in the coun...

Swimming pool and slide at The Triangle in Burgess Hill

The Triangle

  • Burgess Hill
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Climb your way to the top at The Triangle Leisure Centre, West Sussex. Can your kids beat the High Places climbing challenges? Take a day trip to a l...

Kids racing on go karts at Q Leisure in Albourne

Q Leisure

  • Albourne
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Qleisure is a great place to take kids 8 years and over for a bit of excitement. They offer quad bike treks and archery for 8 years and older, plus c...

Phileas Foggs World of Adventure

Phileas Foggs World of Adventure

  • Brighton
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Looking for something new and exciting to do with the kids? Take a trip back to the 1870s and journey around the world with Phileas Fogg in an immers...

A child holding a paintball gun at KidsPaintball in Brighton

KidsPaintball Brighton

  • Henfield
  • Outdoor
  • Paintballing

Grab your troop and get down in the mud at Kidspaintball Brighton! With special games so kids as young as 8 can get involved, there’s something for t...

Mum and daughter painting at Fun Pots in Haywards Heath

Fun Pots5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Haywards Heath
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Fun Pots is the perfect venue for creative fun for the whole family. Everyone can get involved with pottery painting; mum, dad and grandparents too!...

Victoria Park Splashpad

  • Haywards Heath
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The pretty new Victoria Park Splashpad uses a mixture of raised troughs and sunken rills to make sure the fun is always flowing and with buttons to s...

Family on miniature train at Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway in Haywards Heath

Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway

  • Haywards Heath
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

You have to time your visit to Beech Hurst Park Miniature Railway well, as it's only open on limited weekends. This is because it's run by volunteers...

Outside view of Preston Manor in Brighton

Preston Manor

  • Brighton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Preston Manor offers over 20 magnificent and historical rooms to visit ranging from the elegance of the Edwardian boudoirs to the hearty practicality...

Preston Park Brighton

Preston Park

  • Brighton
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Boasting one of Preston's largest adventure playgrounds, Preston Park is also the largest urban park in the city so however sunny it is there's room...

Kids on slide at Funplex in Brighton

Funplex

  • Brighton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funplex offers a fun 3 level play frame whose highlights include a 4 lane racing slide, a softball area with no less than 4 cannons and a climbing ma...

Kids and instructor in swimming pool at The Dolphin Haywards Heath

The Dolphin Haywards Heath

  • Haywards Heath
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Dolphin Haywards Heath has a 32 metre / 25 metre, 6 lanes main swimming pool and a 12 metre x 9.5 metre, 0.9 metre depth toddler pool complete wi...

Flowers at Hove Park

Hove Park

  • Hove
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Hove Park , located within Goldstone Crescent and covering almost 40 acres, is a popular location for families, dog walkers, and runners. It is open...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Lindfield Spy Mission Trail

  • Lindfield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Secret spies aren’t ten a penny - make the most of your Bond-like abilities and crack The Lindfield Spy Mission Trail. The locals are demanding answe...

Killer Whale skeleton in exhibition room at Booth Museum of Natural History in Brighton

Booth Museum of Natural History

  • Brighton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ever since Edward Booth opened the Booth Museum in 1874 with his lifetime collection of stuffed British birds, the museum has remained a fascinating,...

Steam train at Bluebell Railway in Uckfield

Bluebell Railway

  • Uckfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

 All aboard! Little train lovers will be in heaven at Bluebell Railway in East Sussex, and alongside the impressive collection of vintage steam...

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