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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Tenterden

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 887 fun things to do in Tenterden 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 – 576 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Tenterden 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 Tenterden 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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Steam train at Kent & East Sussex Railway in Tenterden

Kent & East Sussex Railway

  • Tenterden
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

We’ve found you a fast track to success for this day out; take your family to Kent and East Sussex Railway for a traditional and relaxing day out wit...

People in swimming pool at Tenterden Leisure Centre

Tenterden Leisure Centre

  • Tenterden
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

For fantastic family fun days out visit Tenterden Leisure Centre with giant flume slide, wave machine, giant inflatables, floats, toys and a themed p...

Boys race pigs at Rare Breeds Centre in Ashford

Rare Breeds Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Ashford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

It’s all about the animals at the Rare Breeds Centre, where you get the chance to meet creepy crawlies, birds of prey and much, much more! Set in 100...

Person walking on high ropes at Go Ape Bedgebury

Go Ape Bedgebury

  • Cranbrook
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Reach treetop greatness at Go Ape Bedgebury - an award-winning high ropes experience packed with tunnels, tumbles and rope ladders. It’s bound to be...

Flip Out Ashford

Flip Out Ashford

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

You are never too young or too old for trampolining! Want to give it a try? Book a jumping session at FlipOut Ashford - since age is not a problem, t...

Aircraft at Lashenden Air Warfare Museum in Ashford

Lashenden Air Warfare Museum

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

You can catch live flybys atLashenden Air Warfare Museum by vintage aircraft including P51 Mustangs Spitfires! Be ready for the sound of the klaxon t...

Grassy sand dunes on beach at Camber Sands in East Sussex

Camber Sands

  • Rye
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

The village of Camber, East of the ancient town of Rye, has it’s own stretch of golden paradise in Camber Sands. This rugged, natural, picturesque be...

Outside view of Bodiam Castle in Robertsbridge

Bodiam Castle

  • Robertsbridge
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Set in a wealth of historic landscaping, Bodiam Castle is one of Britain's most picturesque ancient monuments. Enjoy a glimpse of medieval splendour...

Two little girls at Leeds Castle with toy swords and shields

Leeds Castle

  • Maidstone
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Take your little lords and ladies on an epic adventure through history at Leeds Castle... in Kent! Discover the secrets of the castle, from Norman ti...

Painted bowls at Slap 'n Dash Paint Your Own Ceramics in Hawkhurst

Slap 'n Dash Paint Your Own Ceramics

  • Hawkhurst
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Enjoy quiet arts & crafts time with the kids at Slap 'n Dash Paint Your Own Ceramics - a family-friendly pottery studio in the beautiful lakeside...

Indoor soft play frame at Imagine Play Centre in Ashford

Imagine Play Centre

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Imagine Play Centre is Kent's biggest indoor children's adventure play centre offering under lots of fun, excitement and adventure within a secure an...

Wise wizard reads with his magical wand at the School of Wizards and Witches in Rye

School of Wizards and Witches

  • Rye
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Put your family on your broomstick, your potions and wands in your backpack, and whizz on down to the School of Wizards and Witches in Rye! Make your...

Kids on Murder Mystery Treasure Tail

The Rye Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Rye
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Go undercover on The Rye Mystery Treasure Trail. With cobbled lanes and a medieval history, clues could be hidden around every corner and in every no...

Cannon outside Rye Castle Museum

Rye Castle Museum

  • Rye
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Rye Castle Museum is a great little place to take the kids to learn some history, especially as the tower used to be a prison! Add in all the hands o...

Victoria Park Ashford

Victoria Park Ashford

  • Ashford
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Fancy a walk in the park, or a cycling session with the kids? Ashford’s Victoria Park is the perfect place for a peaceful stroll. There are lots of o...

Aerial view of Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

Rye Harbour Nature Reserve

  • Rye
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

The Rye Harbour Nature Reserve is an acknowledged Site of Special Scientific Interest, supporting many unusual plants and mini beasts awaiting your d...

Swimming pool at Ashford Leisure Trust

Ashford Leisure Trust5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Ashford Leisure Trust's facilities include: a leisure pool with flumes and raging river, 25m main pool, teaching pool, fully equipped gym, group fitn...

Bridge at Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest in Goudhurst

Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Goudhurst
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Looking for a stunning place to enjoy a day out in nature? Pick from 3 walking and 3 cycling trails and discover the best bits of the 2000-acre Bedge...

Painted plates at Kippys Paint Your Own Pottery in Ashford

Kippys Paint Your Own Pottery

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Kippys Paint Your Own Pottery We are a 22 seat studio but can accommodate up to 28 on the ground floor by special arrangement and we also have a part...

Family bowling at AMF Bowling Ashford

AMF Bowling Ashford

  • Ashford
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Ready. Set. Bowl! We've got brilliant family entertainment taken care of at AMF Bowling Ashford. It's fun for all the family with a touch of healthy...

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