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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Greater London

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1413 fun things to do in Greater London for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Barnet, Brent and Bromley. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 958 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Greater London 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 Greater London 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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Hunt Fun Milton Keynes

  • Milton Keynes
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

See the sights while busting a few clues on the Hunt Fun Milton Keynes trail. Just don’t forget to pack your thinking caps! Get cracking by getting y...

Footprint Tours Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Footprint Tours' free Cambridge walking tour is a great way to see the city centre on foot. It includes a huge amount of information about Cambridge...

AMF Bowling Ashford

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Ready. Set. Bowl! We've got brilliant family entertainment taken care of at AMF Bowling Ashford. It's fun for all the family with a touch of healthy...

Happy Hooves Stables

  • Bedford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

What kid doesn’t love ponies?! Be your tots’ hero and give them the opportunity to ride a real-life pony at Happy Hooves Stables in Bedford. This is...

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  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Ashford Leisure Trust's facilities include: a leisure pool with flumes and raging river, 25m main pool, teaching pool, fully equipped gym, group fitn...

Huntfun Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Going for a walk doesn't always get the kids excited but add a treasure hunt to it and trust us - they'll be sold! Untangle the mystery of the huntfu...

Hollywood Bowl Ashford

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

At Hollywood Bowl Ashford, the lanes are ready and waiting for a few intrepid bowlers - are you up to challenge? It’ll take precision spinning and th...

Leos Funzone St Neots

  • St Neots
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Leos Funzone, based atOne Leisure St Neots, is an indoor adventure play centre that offers a great opportunity for babies, toddlers, and kids up to 9...



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Seasalter Beach

  • Whitstable
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Seasalter beach in Kent, a popular shingled beach that would make for a great family day out. Seasalter beach is a great spot for a day...

Out of Bounds

  • Angmering
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Out of Bounds entertainment centre in the heart of West Sussex has something for everyone, from your tots to their grandparents. Boasting a range of...

Vue Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Why not travel into space this week? Or maybe just another country? Jump into movie magic at Vue Cambridge, where you’ll find all your favourites, fr...

Clare Castle Country Park

  • Sudbury
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Situated to the south of the picturesque, historic town of Clare, just two minutes' walk from the town centre, Clare Castle Country Park is a beautif...

Rutherford's Punting Cambridge

  • Cambridge
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Enjoy a delightful traditional punting tour with Rutherford's Punting Cambridge. See the city from another perspective and laugh all the way as you l...

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