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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Hornchurch

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1327 fun things to do in Hornchurch for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 875 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Hornchurch 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 Hornchurch 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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Boy jumping into outdoor swimming pool at Hornchurch Sports Centre

Hornchurch Sports Centre

  • Hornchurch
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

The Hornchurch Sports Centre has recently been refurbished and is now offering fun swims, swimming lessons, diving and other exciting activities in i...

Flip Out Lakeside

Flip Out Lakeside

  • Grays
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Jump into the fun at Flip Out Lakeside - the ultimate adventure park for trampoline lovers! With dozens of trampolines and lots of exciting attractio...

Boy climbing at Kidspace Romford

Kidspace Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Come to a soft play that wouldn’t look out of place on Mars. This innovative and futuristic play centre will have your little one feeling like an ast...

Cafe at Namco Funscape Romford

Namco Funscape Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bowling is usually a hit with kids of all ages, and if they're still small or struggle then they can use the rolling ramp and gutter guards provided...

Paintball game at Delta Force Paintball East London

Delta Force Paintball East London

  • London
  • Outdoor
  • Paintballing

Experience movie-like fun at Delta Force Paintball East London where you and your family will face thrilling war-themed challenges to become battle h...

Aerial view of Stubbers Adventure Centre in Upminster

Stubbers Adventure Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Upminster
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Family adventure starts here, from individual activities to whole days and courses, with loads of options available under the headings Land Based, Mo...

Timbuk2

  • Upminster
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Timbuk2 is a large family run indoor play centre for children. They specialise in Childrens Parties for any occasion but are also open to the public...

Ball pit area at The Jolly Jungle in Dagenham

The Jolly Jungle

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Jolly Jungle adventure zone has a soft play area, a huge ball pit and the highest safe slide for miles around! It's perfect for birthday parties...

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

Thames Chase Forest Centre

  • Upminster
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Fancy an educational day out with the kids? Venture into the scenic nature surroundings of  Thames Chase Visitor Centre, and introduce your little on...

Indoor soft play frame at Becontree Heath Leisure Centre in Dagenham

Becontree Heath Leisure Centre

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Dagenham Swimming Pool now known as Becontree Heath Leisure Centre offers a 1m springboard. The spectacular 25 metres by 25 metres swimming pool has...

Clear day at Bedfords Park Visitor Centre in Havering atte Bower

Bedfords Park Visitor Centre

  • Havering-atte-Bower
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Bedfords Park Visitor Centre offers a warm welcome and a great opportunity to learn about the wildlife that can be found in the surrounding park. Thi...

Kid playing mini golf at Golf Kingdom in Chadwell Heath

Moby Adventure Golf

  • Chadwell Heath
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

The amazing Golf Kingdom boasts 7 unique ways to play golf, but for most families' purposes you're probably looking at 3: the Moby Adventure Course,...

Bowling alleys at Rollerbowl Romford

Rollerbowl Romford

  • Romford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Rollerbowl has 34 lanes and are one of the biggest centres in the country; add that to large Arcade area with the newest games, fruit machines and 9...

The diner at Hollywood Bowl Dagenham

Hollywood Bowl Dagenham

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Let the good times roll at Hollywood Bowl, Dagenham. Treat your family to a day out bowling for a family-friendly experience that everyone will love....

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Dagenham

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Want to dive into the best films of the moment and watch them as soon as they come out? Well look no further! Jump into movie magic at Vue Dagenham,...

People go kart racing at Brentwood Karting

Brentwood Karting

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

The Brentwood Karting track is perfectly suited to junior karting. For this reason, they have built up a range of formats and karts so that kids can...

Dry ski slope at Brentwood Park Ski and Snowboard Centre

Brentwood Park Ski & Snowboard Centre1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Brentwood
  • Outdoor
  • Skiing and Snowboarding

If your child is enthusiastic and wants to learn Skiing or Snowboarding, Brentwood Park Ski and Snowboard Centre is the perfect place to do it. Their...

Cafe at Namco Funscape Dagenham

Namco Funscape Dagenham

  • Dagenham
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

At Namco Funscape Dagenham kids usually love a bit of tenpin bowling, not least because if they're still small or struggle then they can use the cool...

Kids petting piglet at Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park in Padstow

Old MacDonalds Farm & Fun Park

  • Brentwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Everyone’s heard the old song, ‘Old MacDonald had a Farm’. Well now he’s got a fun park and a whole raft of awards to boot, at Old MacDonalds Farm &a...

Girls riding horses at Colmar Farm Riding School in South Weald

Colmar Farm Riding School

  • South Weald
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approvedColmar Farm Riding School offer a variety of well mannered mounts for friendly and supportive lessons, which are available from tots upwa...

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