20 Best Arts and Crafts In Kent Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Arts and Crafts In Kent

We've rounded up the best arts and crafts in Kent in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 30 Kent arts and crafts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including indoor and soft play areas. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the arts and crafts we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

Painted bowl at This Art of Mine Studio in Maidstone

This Art of Mine Studio

  • Maidstone
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

This Art of Mine studio is in the heart of the beautiful Kent countryside. The studio can seat up to 40 people and has plenty of space for everyone t...

Finished crafts at Espression Interactive Art Studio Cafe in Canterbury

Espression Interactive Art Studio Cafe

  • Canterbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Espression Interactive Art Studio Cafe Choose from a frankly huge selection of wonderful unfired and imaginatively themed pottery items to paint, wit...

Outside view of Penshurst Place and Gardens in Tonbridge

Penshurst Place and Gardens

  • Tonbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Penshurst Place and Gardens have something to offer all the family with the lively recreation of interesting historic events, staff led craft activit...

Girls hula hooping at Under 1 Roof Kids in London

Under 1 Roof

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Under 1 Roof offers a unique urban oasis in the heart of South East London. There's an under 5's soft play area, a Children's Theatre, a Play Cafe, S...

Discover Children's Story Centre

Discover Children's Story Centre

  • Stratford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Discover Children's Story Centre is a magical place in Stratford, East London for children aged 0 to 11 to visit with their families and friends, or...

Staff at Stepney City Farm

Stepney City Farm

  • Stepney
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Stepney City Farm is a four-acre working farm and Rural Arts Centre in the heart of East London with lots of fun and friendly animals: cattle, chicke...

Mum and daughter painting at Fun Pots in Haywards Heath

Fun Pots5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Haywards Heath
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Fun Pots is the perfect venue for creative fun for the whole family. Everyone can get involved with pottery painting; mum, dad and grandparents too!...

Two children having their photo taken while dressed up

Garden Museum

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Arts and Crafts

Encourage your kids to connect with mother nature at The Garden Museum, and get them excited and passionate about all things green, whilst also learn...

Pottery and craft tables at Dish Ceramics Studio in Reigate

Dish Ceramics Studio5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Reigate
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Dish Ceramics Studio is the ideal venue for children and adults of all ages. Painting your own pottery is the perfect way to spend quality time with...

Studio at Village Ceramics in Sutton

Village Ceramics5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Sutton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Village Ceramics is a great a place to take the kids to get crafty, as they are open 7 days a week and have so many different activities to choose fr...

Outside view of Coggeshall Grange Barn

Coggeshall Grange Barn

  • Coggeshall
  • Indoor
  • Arts and Crafts

13th century monastic barn. One of Europe's oldest timber-framed buildings, it has a cathedral-like interior and is linked to a local Cistercian abbe...

Hand painted ceramic items at Holls Studio in London

Holls Studio5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • London
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Come channel your inner Picasso at Holls Studio based in Kentish Town, London. A perfect day out for family fun whatever the weather! The Pottery Stu...

Girl with pottery at Pottery Cafe Fulham

Pottery Cafe Fulham

  • Fulham
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

At the Pottery Cafe you can decorate your own beautiful pottery, supplied exclusively by Emma Bridgewater, in the relaxed pottery studio where plenty...

Epping Forest District Museum

Epping Forest District Museum

  • Waltham Abbey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Epping Forest District Museum is a fantastic museum, with 6 different galleries, a gorgeous garden and a lovely gift shop for all that pocket-money m...

Families painting at Pitter Potter in Putney

Pitter Potter

  • Putney
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Are the kids into arts? Then take them out for hands-on creative play at Pitter Potter - Putney’s quaint little studio where you can paint your own p...

Designed shelf at Design Museum in Kensington

Design Museum

  • Kensington
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Design Museum is dedicated to contemporary design in all its forms, from industrial and product design to graphics, fashion and architecture. Familie...

Entrance to Zebra Ceramics in Muswell Hill

Zebra Ceramics

  • Muswell Hill
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Zebra Ceramics in Muswell Hill is North London's most unique blend of a stylish and contemporary art studio and a high quality cafe combined with an...

Gift shop at Museum of Brands in London

Museum of Brands

  • London
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Museum of Brands is  a treasure trove of retro design and memories including Rimmel cosmetics from the 1890s, First World War Oxo Cubes, Mars Bar...

Outside view of Blake House Craft Centre in Braintree

Blake House Craft Centre

  • Braintree
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Arts and Crafts

There's plenty to do at Blake House Craft Centre starting with an excellent 9 hole miniature golf course with kid friendly features including fun ram...

Kids in craft sessions at The Crafty Cafe in Surbiton

The Crafty Cafe

  • Surbiton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Crafty Cafe is a modern, relaxed paint-your-own-pottery studio, fun for all ages and creative abilities. We offer a wide selection of pottery, wi...

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