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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Glasgow, Glasgow and Strathclyde

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 395 fun things to do in Glasgow 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 – 269 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Glasgow 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 Glasgow 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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Ryze Glasgow - Xtreme Air Sports

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Head out to Ryze - Xtreme Air Sports, the premier indoor trampoline park in Glasgow, and have fun bouncing as a family. That’s right: fun-loving kids...

Wonder World Soft Play Glasgow

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wonder World Soft Play Glasgow is the ideal indoor attraction with plenty of space for children to play and explore. Scotland’s ‘most exciting’ soft...

The Climbing Academy Boulder Club Glasgow

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

The Climbing Academy is Glasgow's purpose built bouldering wall. We have great facilities for adult climbers as well as sessions for kids aged 8 to 1...

Inflata Nation Glasgow

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Bouncy castles may be designed for kids but Inflata Nation Glasgow doesn’t discriminate by age. Bounce and tumble, climb and slide; there’s so much f...

Gorbals Swimming Pool

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Splash and dive your way to Gorbals Swimming Pool for some family swimming. With 25 metres of clear blue water to have fun in, there’s plenty of spac...

RollerStop Roller Rink

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Strap on your roller boots and get ready to bust some moves at the RollerStop Roller Rink! Skate under lights and music at this roller disco, where a...

Flip Out Glasgow

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

What’s more fun than bouncing the day away? Doing so on over 200 trampolines, on a ninja warrior course and off of a bungee run! Max out on fun at Fl...

Garscube Playrooms

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Garscube Playrooms offer a variety of activities to suit babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, with a great friendly atmosphere. There are 3 big and br...



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  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Jurassic Jungle is a state of the art dinosaur themed adventure play facility to thrill and exhaust kids up to 12 years old (max height 1.45m). It ha...

Glasgow Science Centre

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

There are over 400 interactive exhibits at The Glasgow Science Centre to boggle, bemuse and offer a whole lot of learning! Welcome to the new frontie...

Cineworld Glasgow - IMAX at GSC

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Treat yourself to a cinematic adventure; thrills, action, romance, or laughs - it's all in store at Cineworld Glasgow - IMAX at GSC. Share the magic...

National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into history of Scotland with an educational day out at the National Library of Scotland at Kelvin Hall. Journey 100 years back in time with an...

Glasgow Botanic Gardens

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Glasgow Botanic Gardens is known internationally for its impressive glass houses and extensive tropical and temperate plant collections from arou...

Tollcross Park and Leisure Centre

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Tollcross Park and Leisure Centre is a park with Glen Nature Walk, Children's Farm and Courtyard Visitor Centre plus an adjacent Leisure Centre which...

Scottish Football Museum

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Scottish Football Museum Opened in 2001 at Hampden Park which is the oldest continuously-used international ground in the world. The museum contains...

The Tall Ship at Riverside

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Glenlee (otherwise known as The Tall Ship) is one of only 5 Clydebuilt sailing ships in the world that remain afloat! The Tall Ship offers nautic...

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre is a combined museum, theatre and workshop offering a great opportunity to see puppets and masks from around the worl...

Jungle Creek Adventure Golf

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Jungle Creek offers you a wild jungle themed indoor crazy golf course! With 12 holes of crazy golf, and various water features throughout, this is su...

Ibrox Stadium Tour

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Sports Stadiums

You won’t be watching from the sidelines this week; bring your family to The Ibrox Stadium Tour, home of Rangers FC, and break the barrier between fa...

Kidzworld

  • Glasgow
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Kidzworld Glasgow is a fantastic indoor soft play area designed to provide kids under the age of 9 with an action packed and fun day out! The fantast...

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