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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Petersfield

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1010 fun things to do in Petersfield for you and the family to discover, including tourist attractions, indoor and soft play areas and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 646 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Petersfield 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 Petersfield 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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People swimming in outdoor pool at Petersfield Pool

Petersfield Pool

  • Petersfield
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Petersfield Pool is heated, is approx. 25m long and has a springboard and 3m deep end. Public swimming takes place every day during the high season....

Kids in swimming lesson at Taro Leisure Centre in Petersfield

Taro Leisure Centre

  • Petersfield
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Taro Leisure Centre is a great all weather location to take the kids for some active fun, with a range of junior courses, school holiday activities,...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

Petersfield Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Petersfield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Somewhere on the heath, in the historic squares or behind each and every corner, answers are waiting… See if you can find them and solve the Petersfi...

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

Queen Elizabeth Country Park

  • Waterlooville
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

For stargazing, wildlife walks and just a jolly good stretch of the legs, a visit to Queen Elizabeth Country Park is well overdue. The park is home t...

Outside view of Uppark House and Gardens in Petersfield

Uppark House and Gardens

  • Petersfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Perched high on the South Downs ridge, Uppark House and Gardens is a tranquil and eminently explorable 18th century house, commanding southern views...

Kids dressed as romans at Butser Ancient Farm in Waterlooville

Butser Ancient Farm

  • Waterlooville
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Fancy doing something different on your family day out? Visit Butser Ancient Farm - a unique archaeological site where you can see what life was like...

Tipis at Sustainability Centre in Petersfield

Sustainability Centre

  • Petersfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

The South Downs Sustainability Centre are an independent education and learning centre, a veritable beacon for sustainability and an award-winning so...

Go Ape Alice Holt

Go Ape Alice Holt

  • Farnham
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Go Ape Alice Holt is an award-winning forest adventure that will have your kids flying through the air with the greatest of ease! Mini monkeys will b...

Steam train at Hollycombe in Liphook

Hollycombe Steam in the Country

  • Liphook
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Britain's largest traditional fairground collection, with almost all rides steam-powered. Several rides are now unique. For example, Hollycombe is th...

Stansted House at Stansted Park in Havant

Stansted Park4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Havant
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Stansted Park is set within 1700 acres of forest in the heart of the south downs national park. They have so much to see and do so why not bring the...

Miniature train at Stansted Park Light Railway in Havant

Stansted Park Light Railway

  • Havant
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Stansted Park Light Railway is a 7 and a quarter inch gauge miniature railway in the grounds ofStansted House in Hampshire, and next to theStanst...

Alpacas at Dunreyth Alpacas in Chichester

Dunreyth Alpacas

  • Chichester
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Ready for an adventure? Then ALPACA your bags. Drive on down to Dunreyth Alpacas and enjoy an amazing day out with your family this week. With alpaca...

Two kids playing garden games at Jane Austen's House in Hampshire

Jane Austen's House

  • Chawton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

If your little ones love story-time, they’ll love exploring Jane Austen’s House in Hampshire, a fantastic museum where the famous author lived and wr...

Piglets at Staunton Country Park in Havant

Staunton Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Havant
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Explore acres of ancient woodland and beautifully landscaped parkland at the award winning Staunton Country Park. You can escape to another age as yo...

Family in swimming pool at Alton Sports Centre

Alton Sports Centre

  • Alton
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Alton Sports Centre has a 25m main pool, 12.5m teaching pool and a 9m diving pool including a 34 metre flume and 3 storey soft play facility for chil...

Sloth at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire

Marwell Zoo

  • Winchester
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Head over to Marwell Zoo, home to hundreds of endangered and exotic species, plus it's set across 140 acres, so there will be plenty of opportunities...

Men sword fighting at Curtis Museum in Alton

Curtis Museum

  • Alton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Curtis Museum is a family friendly museum that is free to visit, with plenty to do at the museum, plus changing exhibitions to see in the Allen Galle...

Inflatable course on swimming pool at Havant Leisure Centre

Havant Leisure Centre

  • Havant
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Havant Leisure Centre has one of the best 25m (82ft) swimming pools in the area, plus a 13m (42ft 7) splash pool, and a diving pit. There is also an...

Cows at Weald and Downland Living Museum in Chichester

Weald and Downland Living Museum

  • Chichester
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Weald and Downland Living Museum covers 50 acres, with nearly 50 historic buildings dating from the 13th to 19th centuries, along with gardens, f...

Some people racing at TeamSport Indoor Karting in Gosport

TeamSport Indoor Karting Gosport

  • Gosport
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

If you’re looking for a thrill, then TeamSport Indoor Karting Gosport packs an almighty punch that will have you and your kids racing to come back, e...

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