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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Gravesend

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1330 fun things to do in Gravesend 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 – 878 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Gravesend 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 Gravesend 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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Flip Out Lakeside

Flip Out Lakeside

  • Grays
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Jump into the fun at Flip Out Lakeside - the ultimate adventure park for trampoline lovers! With dozens of trampolines and lots of exciting attractio...

Aerial view of Tilbury Fort

Tilbury Fort

  • Tilbury
  • Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Tilbury Fort on the Thames estuary has protected London's seaward approach from the 16th century through to the Second World War. Henry VIII built th...

Family cycling at Cyclopark in Gravesend

Cyclopark

  • Gravesend
  • Outdoor
  • Sports Centres

Cyclopark is Kent's new multi sports activity venue providing first class cycling, running and extreme sports facilities. Located near Gravesend, wit...

Kids by swimming pool at Cascades in Gravesend

Cascades

  • Gravesend
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

After a workout, or just for fun, a visit to Cascades is sure to keep the whole family happy. The beach style leisure pool is built so that children...

Two kids doing an activity at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Jeskyns Community Woodlands

  • Cobham
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Explore Jeskyns Community Woodlands on foot, cycle or on horseback, and travel across almost 16km of trails. The kids will have plenty of natural pla...

Outside view of Coalhouse Fort in East Tilbury

Coalhouse Fort

  • East Tilbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Coalhouse Fort is considered to be one of the finest examples of an armoured casemated fort in the UK and is still undergoing restoration. It's also...

Thurrock Museum

  • Grays
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Thurrock Museum welcomes families to explore the history of Thurrock through it's extensive exhibits and artefacts with a rich variety of items on sh...

Walking path at Beacon Wood Country Park in Bean

Beacon Wood Country Park

  • Bean
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Beacon Wood Country Park is a welcoming green space well suited to traditional fun loving families, with plenty of space for bat and ball games etc.,...

Fire engines at Essex Fire Museum in Grays

Essex Fire Museum

  • Grays
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Essex Fire Museum shows you how firefighting has changed over the years as there have been advances in technology. There are a collection of differen...

Grays Beach Riverside Park

  • Grays
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Tucked away by an Essex riverfront there is an ancient pirate’s bounty waiting to be unearthed by your family at Grays Beach Riverside Park. Beached...

Pirate ship at Pirate Cove Adventure Park in Greenhithe

Pirate Cove Adventure Park

  • Greenhithe
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

A great day out for all the family, whether you like it high, dry or in the water! Starting with 2 excellent 18-hole mini golf courses, both with a r...

Dinotropolis

Dinotropolis

  • Dartford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

What could make your kids love soft play even more? Dinosaurs, of course! Take them to Dinotropolis, the dino-themed adventure park where you’ll play...

Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

Showcase Cinema de Lux Bluewater

  • Greenhithe
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Enter a world of multimedia magic at Showcase Cinema de Lux Bluewater, where there's a whopping 17 screens showing all the best and latest films your...

Hill top view of Chafford Gorges Nature Park in Grays

Chafford Gorges Nature Park

  • Grays
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

Chafford Gorges Nature Park has 200 acres of green space, perfect for wildlife, residents of Chafford Hundred and for visitors! Get away from the hus...

Madplay

  • Dartford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Madplay pride themselves on good service and top quality equipment. Your kids can enjoy a host of activities in the clean and bright facility with th...

Partyman World Lakeside

Partyman World Lakeside

  • West Thurrock
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Who here loves a party? Expect one with face painting, air cannons and a whole lot more at Partyman World Lakeside. Get the party started in their mu...

Jump Giants Air Park

Jump Giants Air Park

  • West Thurrock
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Your kids love bouncy castles? We’ll do you one better! Take the little ones to Jump Giants Air Park Thurrock -  the first inflatable theme park in E...

Girl jumping into foam pit at Jump Giants in West Thurrock

Jump Giants

  • West Thurrock
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Love trampolines? Well, it’s time to get bouncing at Jump Giants Thurrock!  Experience 100s of interconnected trampolines, the world’s first 8-lane e...

Kids on outdoor playground at Thurrock Thameside Nature Park in Stanford-le-Hope

Thurrock Thameside Nature Park

  • Stanford-le-Hope
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Pull on your wellies and get the dogs in the car. Thurrock Thameside Nature Park is the perfect spot for a muddy Sunday walk. This former landfill ha...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Thurrock

  • West Thurrock
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Escape the rain and the cold, and head off to another universe, all under one roof!Jump into movie magic at Vue Thurrock, where you’ll find all your...

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