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

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Kent

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1000 fun things to do in Kent for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Margate, Canterbury, Maidstone and Dover.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 661 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Kent 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 Kent 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!

  1. Flip Out Ashford Top Pick

    Flip Out Ashford

    Ashford

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  2. Kids reading booklet on Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail Cheap day out

    Canterbury Spy Mission Treasure Trail

    Canterbury

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  3. Steam Train at The Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway in Sittingbourne

    The Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway

    Sittingbourne

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor
  4. Leeds Castle

    Leeds Castle

    Maidstone

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  5. Girl holding onto the zip wire at Go Ape Leeds Castle

    Go Ape Leeds Castle

    Maidstone

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  6. Some of the crazy golf course including some rubber ducks at Caddies Top Pick

    Caddies

    Southend On Sea

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor
  7. Flip Out Lakeside Top Pick

    Flip Out Lakeside

    Grays

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  8. Families playing at Swallows Leisure Centre in Sittingbourne

    Swallows Leisure Centre

    Sittingbourne

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  9. Train at Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway

    Sittingbourne and Kemsley Light Railway

    Sittingbourne

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor
  10. Painted bowl at This Art of Mine Studio in Maidstone

    This Art of Mine Studio

    Maidstone

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  11. Indoor soft play frame and seating area at Merry Go Round in Sittingbourne

    Merry Go Round

    Sittingbourne

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  12. People go kart racing at Bayford Meadows in SIttingbourne

    Bayford Meadows

    Sittingbourne

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor
  13. Star Wars craft at Little Potters in Sittingbourne

    Little Potters

    Sittingbourne

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  14. Outdoor swimming pool at Faversham Swimming Pool

    Faversham Swimming Pool

    Faversham

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor
  15. Aircraft at Lashenden Air Warfare Museum in Ashford

    Lashenden Air Warfare Museum

    Ashford

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor
  16. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    Faversham Mystery Treasure Trail

    Faversham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor
  17. Indoor soft play frame at Wear M Out Indoor Playcentre in Maidstone

    Wear 'M Out Indoor Playcentre

    Maidstone

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  18. Soft play slide at Faversham Activity Centre

    Faversham Activity Centre

    Faversham

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor
  19. Cineworld Ashford

    Cineworld Ashford

    Ashford

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor
  20. Victoria Park Ashford

    Victoria Park Ashford

    Ashford

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor