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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 191 fun things to do in Carmarthen for you and the family to discover, including beaches, indoor and soft play areas and parks and playgrounds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 103 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Carmarthen 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 Carmarthen 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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Vue Carmarthen

  • Carmarthen
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Sit back, relax, and wait for the lights to dim and the hush to fall across the audience. Jump into movie magic at Vue Carmarthen, where you’ll find...

National Botanic Garden of Wales

  • Llanarthney
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

Come see why the National Botanic Garden is the most visited parkland in Wales! Set in the beautiful Carmarthenshire countryside, the garden has the...

Llansteffan Beach

  • Carmarthen
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a great sandy beach that you and the kids can explore together, then Llansteffan beach in South Wales should definitely be on y...

Llyn Llech Owain Country Park2.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Llanelli
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Llyn Llech Owain Country Park is a 158-acre expanse of woods and lakeland near Cross Hands with nature trails, an adventure area including a cool woo...

Pembrey Country Park

  • Pembrey
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

It’ll be a walk in the park making your family happy at this attraction. Bring everyone to Pembrey Country Park where you can enjoy a walk, get sport...

Dinefwr

  • Llandeilo
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Escape the hustle and bustle of modern life with a family day out at the Dinefwr estate in South Wales. Journey into the world of Welsh legends and f...

Pendine Sands

  • Carmarthen
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Sand, sand and more sand! Pendine Sands in South Wales is the ideal spot for a day of building sandcastles, along with all the other seaside fun.  Th...

Llanelli Leisure Centre1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Llanelli
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The newly refurbished Llanelli Leisure Centre offers main and teaching swimming pools with gallery seating, but more importantly it's got a huge hydr...



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The PlayKing

  • Llanelli
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The PlayKing is a massive adventure with a features the kids won't necessarily have seen before like a Double Sky Glide and and motorised go karts! O...

ODEON Llanelli

  • Llanelli
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Films are all about exploring the world in wild, new ways, or meeting crazy characters from all walks of life. Take a walk on the wild side at ODEON...

Llanelli WWT National Wetland Centre

  • Llanelli
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Llanelli WWT National Wetland Centre is a haven for wildlife and allows you to get up close in hides and on canoes (canoes are summer only) and feed...

Amroth Beach

  • Narberth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Amroth beach in South Wales is a great example of a classic beach with all the best bits, golden sands and turquoise blue sea. It's a seaside trip yo...

Pembrokeshire Laser Combat

  • Llanteg
  • Outdoor
  • Laser Tag

Pembrokeshire Laser Combat is suitable for everyone to play because with infra-red there is no pain or bruising! Their combat games mirror military s...

Colby Woodland Garden

  • Amroth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Discover a wooded valley full of surprises at Colby Woodland Garden! This wonderful secret garden is a naturally great place for kids to play. From p...

Manor Wildlife Park

  • Tenby
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Love animals? Forget about bars and cages! Come meet the animal residents at Manor Wildlife Park face to face. It’s all about  getting as close to na...

Wiseman's Bridge beach

  • Saundersfoot
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’ve got a flock of nature lovers, then a visit to Wiseman’s Bridge beach is a must do. As with other areas in South Wales it’s a walkers paradi...

The Creative Cafe

  • Narberth
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

The Creative Cafe Narberth is situated in the beautiful and popular market town, which is well-known for being a centre for artists and food producer...

Rhossili Bay Beach

  • Swansea
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Rhossili Bay Beach Three miles of golden sand access via a steep path down from the clifftop. The beach is quieter than one would expect for a settin...

Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo

  • Kilgetty
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Adventure play parks, pirate galleons, long-legged giraffes - take your pick at Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo, where the wild side comes to life....

Rhossili and South Gower Coast

  • Rhossili
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Fancy a day at the best beach in Europe? You won’t have to go far, in fact, it’s right here in the UK! Rhossili Bay is the only European beach voted...

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