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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Livingston

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 444 fun things to do in Livingston for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 305 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Livingston 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 Livingston 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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Mother and baby in swimming pool at Xcite Livingston

Xcite Livingston

  • Livingston
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Excite your family at Xcite Livingston. Come and join a swimming complex filled with flumes, modern facilities and a bucket load of fun! With flumes...

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Vue Livingston

  • Livingston
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Get ready for some super silver screen excitement! Jump into movie magic at Vue Livingston, where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting acti...

Mini golf course at Paradise Island Adventure Golf Livingston

Paradise Island Adventure Golf Livingston

  • Livingston
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Paradise Island Adventure Golf is a whopping 13,000 square feet and 36 holes of family golfing fun that takes you on a genuine adventure: start by es...

Boy skating at Livingston Skate Park

Livingston Skate Park

  • Livingston
  • Outdoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Livingston Skate Park Famous for it's proud possession of the only known full pipe in the whole of Europe, this outdoor facility is a fantastic place...

Outside view at Almond Valley Heritage Trust in Livingston

Almond Valley Heritage Trust4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Livingston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

All the family will enjoy a wonderful day out at Almond Valley Heritage Centre, situated at the heart of Scotland just outside Livingston, West Lothi...

Soft play area at Spacebugs at Craigwoods in Livingston

Spacebugs at Craigwoods

  • Livingston
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Spacebugs at Craigwoods has a 2 level play frame within this leisure centre where you can also play sports or workout. As well as Spacebugs and cater...

Bear at Five Sisters Zoo Park in West Calder

Five Sisters Zoo

  • West Calder
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

West Calder’s ‘premier’ wildlife attraction, Five Sisters Zoo is all about conservation and education. With over 180 different species of mammals, bi...

Girl in foam pit at JumpStation Trampoline Park in Livingston

Innoflate Inflatable Park

  • Livingston
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Have some fun at Innoflate Inflatable Park , a next-generation trampoline park with over 80 interconnected trampolines. There are 14 exciting activit...

Soft play area at Overboard Softplay in Polbeth

Overboard Softplay

  • Polbeth
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Overboard Softplay, also known as West Lothian Softplay, is only a short drive from Livingston town centre, and is the largest in the region. They ha...

Kids riding horses at Houston Farm Riding School in Broxburn

Houston Farm Riding School

  • Broxburn
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Houston Farm Riding School is a family run, licensed riding school approved by both the Association of British Riding Schools (ABRS) and the British...

River at Almondell and Calderwood Country Park in Broxburn

Almondell and Calderwood Country Park

  • Broxburn
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Almondell and Calderwood Country Park is a 220 acre Country Park in Mid Calder, offering woodland and riverside walks, picnic areas and seating and b...

Girls painting at Potter Around in Kirknewton

Potter Around

  • Kirknewton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Potter Around is a pottery painting and craft studio located in Kirknewton on the outskirts of Edinburgh close to Livingston. Try your hand at painti...

Wall art at Space Bugs in Broxburn

Space Bugs

  • Broxburn
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Escape to the stars for an hour of rockets and crazy aliens at Space Bugs. Kids will adore this glimpse into the future of play, with space tunnels,...

Rider and horse jumping at The Scottish National Equestrian Centre in Ecclesmachan

The Scottish National Equestrian Centre

  • Ecclesmachan
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

BHS approved The Scottish National Equestrian Centre is suited to more experienced riders only, who are wanting to perfect their technique or prepare...

Pitstop

  • West Calder
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Everyone wants their little one to be able to explore and have a great time as safely as possible. At Pitstop’s playzone just for under 8’s, you get...

Deep Sea World

Deep Sea World

  • North Queensferry
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

Take a peek into life deep underwater at Deep Sea World - Scotland's national aquarium. Located beneath the world-famous Forth Rail Bridge, it’s home...

Girls on slides at The Hive Soft Play in Bathgate

The Hive Soft Play

  • Bathgate
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

AtThe Hive Soft Play we have a spectacular play frame for all the family to enjoy. Watch your children in active play whilst you relax and enjoy our...

Climbing wall at Edinburgh International Climbing Arena

Edinburgh International Climbing Arena

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Edinburgh International Climbing Arena offers the opportunity for people of all ages and ability levels to take part in a number of fun ways to stay...

Pond at Beecraigs Country Park in Linlithgow

Beecraigs Country Park

  • Linlithgow
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Beecraigs Country Park is one of 3 country parks in West Lothian. You can find it nestled in the Bathgate Hills near the historic town of Linlithgow....

People spectating at Xtreme Karting Edinburgh

Xtreme Karting Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Xtreme Karting Edinburgh Indoor Karting Centre offering a range of different karting formats for both Junior Drivers (Ages 8-16) and Senior Drivers (...

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