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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cliftonville

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 369 fun things to do in Cliftonville for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, beaches and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 225 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Cliftonville 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 Cliftonville 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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Bowling alleys at Bugsys in Cliftonville

Bugsy’s Bowling

  • Cliftonville
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bugsy’s Bowling has 12 fully automated lanes with an automatic scoring system for you to enjoy your experience of tenpin bowling. The bowling area is...

Exodus escape room at The Escapement in Margate

The Escapement

  • Margate
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Get ready for an adventure hidden within a series of secret rooms and passageways, as The Escapement transports you from an Ancient Egyptian tomb to...

Shell art display at The Shell Grotto in Margate

The Shell Grotto

  • Margate
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Discover over 70 feet of atmospheric underground passageways and a cool rectangular chamber, first unearthed to the landowner's surprise in 1875, wit...

Car park and entrance of Revolution Skatepark in Broadstairs

Revolution Skatepark

  • Broadstairs
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Welcoming kids of all abilities on skateboards, BMX, scooters and rollerblades to pad up and get cracking at the Revolution Skatepark. Split into the...

Girl on climbing wall at Revolution Climbing Centre in Broadstairs

Revolution Climbing Centre

  • Broadstairs
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

You can get started here if it's all new to you with a simple Climbing Taster (over 7s) or Climbing Trial (all ages!) session, where you'll try out a...

Outside view of Turner Contemporary in Margate

Turner Contemporary

  • Margate
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Turner Contemporary This art gallery is free to visit and runs an ever changing and evolving collection of exhibitions always suitable for families a...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Kingsgate Bay

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a sandy beach in Kent? Look no further than Kingsgate bay, plus bring along the family pooch because this is a dog-friendly beach!  Nestl...

Kids on swings at Dreamland in Margate

Dreamland

  • Margate
  • Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Have you been dreaming of a fab day out for all the family? Dreamland is the place for you! There’s so many rides for the whole group to enjoy, rangi...

Beach of Margate Main Sands

Margate Main Sands

  • Margate
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Margate Main Sands , the original seaside destination, home to Turner Contemporary has a popular wide sandy bay. This timeless beach with tidal pool,...

Outside view of Hornby Visitor Centre in Margate

Hornby Visitor Centre

  • Margate
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

This is a real treat for toy fans, with rare examples of Britain’s best-loved knickknacks and an interactive Thomas and Friends track that will have...

Clear day at Joss Bay in Broadstairs

Joss Bay

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Joss Bay offers a sandy beach with chalk cliffs (be wary of restricted access here) with safe shallow swimming and lifeguard cover July through Septe...

Cliff at Botany Bay in Broadstairs

Botany Bay

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Botany Bay is a common name, this particular Botany Bay is at the foot of chalk cliffs halfway round the Isle of Thanet headland. There's a wealth of...

Bikes for hire in Margate

Ride...Bike Hire Margate

  • Margate
  • Outdoor
  • Cycling

Go on a family cycling trip! Discover the stunning beaches along the coastline of Kent on a bike with ride… bike hire in Margate. Take your tots on a...

Slide and soft play area at Ollies Childrens Indoor Play Centre in Margate

Ollie's Indoor Play Centre

  • Margate
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ollie's Indoor Play Centre's new four level play area provides a challenging and fun-filled environment suitable for children (under 12yrs) including...

Mini golf course at Strokes Adventure Golf in Margate

Strokes Adventure Golf

  • Margate
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Strokes Adventure Golf really is good fun for all ages. Many a time we have had 3 generations from one family play a round at our course, which is re...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

Broadstairs Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

See the sights like never before on the Broadstairs Spy Mission Treasure Trail. As super sleuths you’ll need the eyes of a hawk and the nose of a blo...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Thanet (Westwood Cross)

  • Isle Of Thanet
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Who doesn't love a day out at the movies?Jump into movie magic at Vue Thanet (Westwood Cross), where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting a...

Sunset at Viking Bay in Broadstair

Viking Bay

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Viking Bay is a curved, sandy bay ideal for family trips, with tidal pool, deckchair hire, a range of summertime children's rides and a cool surf sch...

Mini golf course at Lillyputt Mini Golf in Broadstairs

Lillyputt Mini Golf

  • Broadstairs
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Lillyputt Mini Golf is  championship designed mini golf course suitable for all the family to gently compete with plenty of fun features and surprise...

Indoor soft play frame at Bumble Beez in Ramsgate

Bumble Beez

  • Ramsgate
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Bumble Beez their caring and approachable staff are trained in disability awareness and all inclusive play. Their custom play equipment is designe...

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