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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cowdenbeath

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 430 fun things to do in Cowdenbeath 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 – 295 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Cowdenbeath 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 Cowdenbeath 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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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...

Boats at Lochore Meadows Country Park in Lochgelly

Lochore Meadows Country Park3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Lochgelly
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Lochore Meadows Country Park, with the loch as its heart provides a strong and varied mix of informal and formal leisure activities. It is great for...

Hollywood Bowl Dunfermline

Hollywood Bowl Dunfermline

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Can you beat the rest of the family to the top of the scoreboard? Find out who's got the best roll with a bowling match at Hollywood Bowl Dunfermline...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Dunfermline

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Blockbuster films, tasty treats and the whole family together; sounds like the ingredients for a fantastic day out. Do the lot at ODEON Dunfermline....

Statue of Jack Sparrow at Adventure Golf Island Dunfermline

Adventure Golf Island Dunfermline

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Now everyone can enjoy Scotland's first 'Florida style' Indoor and Outdoor Adventure Golf Complex at Fife Leisure Park, Dunfermline. Putt your way am...

People at Aberdour Silver Sands

Aberdour Silver Sands

  • Aberdour
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Aberdour Silver Sands is the most popular resort on the Fife coast. The Blue Flag Beach is the perfect place for a day out with all the family. Follo...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Silversands Beach

  • Burntisland
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

At Silversands beach in Scotland, you’ll find everything you need for a great day out. With golden sand, and bright blue water, the little ones will...

Girls at Snappy Play - Carnegie Leisure Centre in Dunfermline

Snappy Play - Carnegie Leisure Centre

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Snappy Play - Carnegie Leisure Centre offers a 3 level play frame to explore within the adventure play area with ball pools, slides, cargo nets, and...

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Visit the Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum in Dunfermline to discover the fascinating life story of the famous 19th century philanthropist. Find out...

Wacky Warehouse Home Farm View

Wacky Warehouse Home Farm View

  • Kirkcaldy
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Let your kids discover the fun and colourful world of Wacky Warehouse at Home Farm View In Kirkcaldy. With a multi-level soft playframe to explore, y...

Outside view of Cluny Clays in Kirkcaldy

Cluny Activities

  • Kirkcaldy
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Cluny Activities offers a 'Play Naturally' Area where Kids can actively play outdoors in a structured and unstructured way; encouraging interaction,...

Outside view of Pittencrieff House Museum in Dunfermline

Pittencrieff House Museum2 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Dunfermline
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Pittencrieff House Museum is a treat for kids of all ages with immersive exhibitions and cool bits to explore, with loads to learn if you have th...

A toddler standing on a pebble beach

Burntisland Beach

  • Burntisland
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Head down to Burntisland beach in South Scotland, a great sandy and rocky beach that’s perfect for the whole family.  Whether you want to splash arou...

Water slide at Beacon Leisure Centre in Burntisland

Beacon Leisure Centre4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Burntisland
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Beacon leisure centre is home to 25m of a splishy, splashy water adventure. With wave machine, flumes, and sports for all the family, you can get fit...

Go kart racing at Knockhill Racing Circuit in Dunfermline

Knockhill Racing Circuit

  • Dunfermline
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Knockhill Racing Circuit Exciting karting track session for Kids! Cadet karts for 8 to 11yr olds and Pro Karts for 12yrs + on the 500m outdoor Kartin...

Aerial view of Lochleven Castle in Kinross

Lochleven Castle

  • Kinross
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lochleven Castle offers a pleasant boat ride over to the castle proper which is steeped in significant history that'll get kids' imaginations running...

Kids jumps into swimming pool at Michael Woods Sport and Leisure in Glenrothes

Michael Woods Sport and Leisure

  • Glenrothes
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Previously known as the Fife Institute of Physical and Recreational Education but these days called the Michael Woods Sports and Leisure Centre, this...

A little boy on the phone with his family in an Escape Hunt

Escape Hunt Edinburgh

  • Edinburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Take your kids to Escape Hunt Edinburgh and put your puzzle-solving skills to the test in one of 4 epic themed rooms. Even though the games are more...

The Edinburgh Treasure Trail

The Edinburgh Treasure Trail

  • Edinburgh
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Hunt for clues as you explore on the Edinburgh self guided themed Treasure Trail and locate the long lost treasure! You'll discover all manner of thi...

Barney and Olaf at Wonder World Soft Play Kirkcaldy

Wonder World Soft Play Kirkcaldy5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Kirkcaldy
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Wonder World Soft Play Kirkcaldy is a custom-built centre designed to stimulate children's imagination and encourage physical development.  Loads to...

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