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    Things To Do & Days Out In Cardiff

    1. Funtastic Caerphilly

      Funtastic Caerphilly

      Caerphilly

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 7.5 miles from Cardiff
    2. Rascals Club House

      Rascals Club House

      Caerphilly

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 7.8 miles from Cardiff
    3. Jungle Jacks Barry

      Jungle Jacks Barry

      Barry

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 7.9 miles from Cardiff
    4. Barry Island Pleasure Park

      Barry Island Pleasure Park

      Barry Island

      Theme Parks and Funfairs Theme Parks and Funfairs

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.1 miles from Cardiff
    5. Bowlplex Nantgarw

      Bowlplex Nantgarw

      Caerphilly

      Ten Pin Bowling Alleys Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 9.0 miles from Cardiff
    6. Tenpin Cardiff

      Tenpin Cardiff

      Cardiff

      Ten Pin Bowling Alleys Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 9.0 miles from Cardiff
    7. Barry Island Quasar

      Barry Island Quasar

      Barry Island

      Laser Tag Laser Tag

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Indoor 9.1 miles from Cardiff
    8. Adventure Island Barry Island

      Adventure Island Barry Island

      Barry Island

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 9.1 miles from Cardiff
    9. Tredegar House

      Tredegar House

      Newport

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 11.7 miles from Cardiff
    10. Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf

      Smugglers Cove Adventure Golf

      Barry Island

      Crazy Golf Crazy Golf

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 9.2 miles from Cardiff
    11. Whitmore Bay

      Whitmore Bay

      Barry Island

      Beaches Beaches

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 9.3 miles from Cardiff
    12. Porthkerry Country Park

      Porthkerry Country Park

      Barry

      National Parks National Parks

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.8 miles from Cardiff
    13. Amelia Trust Farm

      Amelia Trust Farm

      Barry

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.8 miles from Cardiff
    14. Tree Top Challenge

      Tree Top Challenge

      Barry

      Activity Centres Activity Centres

      Suitable for ages: 13+ Indoor, Outdoor 10.9 miles from Cardiff
    15. Kidzz Fun Indoor Playcentre

      Kidzz Fun Indoor Playcentre

      Ystrad Mynach

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 11.3 miles from Cardiff
    16. Cwmcarn Forest

      Cwmcarn Forest

      Caerphilly

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 11.4 miles from Cardiff
    17. Tiny Tumblers

      Tiny Tumblers

      Pontypridd

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 11.6 miles from Cardiff
    18. Escape Blackwood

      Escape Blackwood

      Blackwood

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 12.3 miles from Cardiff
    19. Warren Mill Farm

      Warren Mill Farm

      Pendoylan

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      1 star rating Rating 1/5 (1 reviews)

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 12.6 miles from Cardiff
    20. Wacky Warehouse New Inn

      Wacky Warehouse New Inn

      Newport

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 12.3 miles from Cardiff

    Find Family Days Out In Cardiff

    There are lots of things to do in Cardiff and the first place to start is the lovely Cardiff Bay. Stop by this family-friendly waterfront entertainment area and catch a performance at Wales Millennium Centre, or dive into the world of science at Techniquest.

    Take a trip back in time at with some of the most famous historic attractions in Cardiff. Visit Cardiff Castle to discover the legacies left behind by the Romans, Normans and Victorians throughout 2,000 years of history. Then head to the National Museum Cardiff to go eye-to-eye with woolly mammoths and the world’s largest leatherback turtle!

    Speaking about time travel…one of the most iconic things to do in Cardiff is the Doctor Who Experience - a full-on, interactive adventure that whisks you through time as you earn your stripes to become the next time lord.

    Still got energy? Take to the water on your family day out in Cardiff! At International White Water you can enjoy the thrill of river boarding, indoor surfing, paddle boarding and much more. If you prefer your aqua-based activities to be a little more relaxing, Cardiff International Pool is just a stone’s throw away with its flumes, lazy river, leisure pool and café.

    Explore as many places in Cardiff as you can but make sure you save time for shopping and a stroll through the Park, where the kids can run free while you enjoy the view of the castle.

    Want to check when the next school holiday is so you can plan your family days out? We've got a handy breakdown of the UK school holidays to help.

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