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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Andover

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 861 fun things to do in Andover 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 – 532 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Andover 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 Andover 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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Golf course at Riverside Bowl in Andover

Riverside Bowl

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Looking for quality entertainment in Andover? Time to visit Riverside Bowl - a fantastic venue, packed with family-friendly activities from bowling,...

Roleplay builders yard at Totcity Roleplay Centre in Andover

Totcity Roleplay Centre

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Welcome to Totcity Roleplay Centre, where the kids are in charge. What did you want to be when you grew up? A car mechanic? Maybe a chef? A homemaker...

Outside view of Andover Museum

Andover Museum

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Andover Museum is located in a former town house c1750 has permanent exhibitions the stem from prehistoric times to the present day. Enjoy an excitin...

Exhibit at Museum of the Iron Age in Andover

Museum of the Iron Age

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Museum of the Iron Age The museum tells the story of Danebury hill fort which lies to the south west of Andover and can also be visited. The hill for...

Girls canoeing in lake at Andover Leisure Centre

Andover Leisure Centre

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Inside Andover Leisure Centre you will find the Merlin's Kingdom medieval magic themed adventure play area! It's made up from 3 levels with a nice ra...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Andover

  • Andover
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Classic movies, action-packed adventures and animated wonders are all up for grabs - and all under one roof - at ODEON Andover. With 5 screens of mul...

Outside view of Charlton Lakeside in Andover

Charlton Lakeside

  • Andover
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Charlton Lakeside - is a leisure centre with pitch and putt, crazy golf, pedalos and outdoor activities for kids in the holidays. Play a game of 18-h...

Garden at Finkley Down Farm Park in Andover

Finkley Down Farm Park

  • Andover
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Finkley Down Farm Park is a family run children's farm with all the character of a traditional farm plus indoor and outdoor play, pedal karts, trampo...

Owl at The Hawk Conservancy Trust in Andover

Hawk Conservancy Trust

  • Andover
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Enjoy a fun, educational and all-out amazing day out at the Hawk Conservancy Trust, home to over 130 magnificent birds of prey. From Pearl-spotted Ow...

Planes at Army Flying Museum

Army Flying Museum

  • Stockbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Take your family days out to new heights with the Army Flying Museum, and keep your little flyers learning with over 100 years of history and play ar...

People racing on go karts at Thruxton Race Circuit in Andover

Thruxton Race Circuit

  • Andover
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Thruxton Kart Centre has got some serious thrill factor, alongside those all important safety features, for a day full of super speed excitement! Dra...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Whitchurch Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Whitchurch
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Combine sightseeing, code cracking and a healthy dose of teamwork on the Whitchurch Spy Mission Treasure Trail. It’s the best way to explore the area...

Exhibition at Whitchurch Silk Mill

Whitchurch Silk Mill

  • Whitchurch
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Whitchurch Silk Mill is the oldest silk mill in the UK still in its original building. A gem of industrial heritage in beautiful, rural Hampshire, Wh...

Kids looking at chick at Cholderton Charlies Farm in Salisbury

Cholderton Charlies Farm

  • Salisbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Cholderton Charlie's is a Rare Breed Survival Trust (RBST) registered Rare Breeds Farm, and is part of the Cholderton Rare Breeds Farm Park experienc...

Outside view of Highclere Castle in Newbury

Highclere Castle

  • Newbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Highclere Castle is one of England's most beautiful Victorian Castles set and has a great backdrop too with 1,000 acres of spectacular parkland surro...

Blackwood Forest

Blackwood Forest

  • Winchester
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Fancy introducing your kids to the wonders of the great outdoors? Sign them up for the Ranger Activities organised by Forest Holidays Blackwood! Unde...

Windmill at Wilton Windmill

Wilton Windmill

  • Wilton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Wilton Windmill is a working 19th century mill that still produces wholemeal stone ground flour. The mill is located on the top of a chalk hill in th...

Tree at Mottisfont Abbey and Garden in Romsey

Mottisfont Abbey and Garden

  • Romsey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Mottisfont Abbey and Garden is a romantic house converted from a medieval Augustinian priory that still retains the original ‘font' from which it got...

Outside view of Winchester Castle and Great Hall

Winchester Castle and Great Hall

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Winchester Castle and Great Hall gives you and the kids a chance to visit one of the finest remaining medieval halls, which contains a replica of Kin...

Winchester Discovery Centre

Winchester Discovery Centre

  • Winchester
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Winchester Discovery Centre is a Library, Theatre, Café, Gallery and Social Space. It offers many things, including family friendly live performances...

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