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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Caerphilly

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 505 fun things to do in Caerphilly 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 – 320 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Caerphilly 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 Caerphilly 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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Caerphilly Castle3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Caerphilly
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Caerphilly Castle is this 'slumbering giant' dominates the skyline over Caerphilly, wonderful for getting little imaginations going and so dramatical...

Funtastic Caerphilly

  • Caerphilly
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funtastic's colourful equipment and play frames will inspire imaginations and gently challenge children through physical activity. It's great for bui...

Rascals Club House

  • Caerphilly
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rascals Club House offer a huge multi level multi color adventure play frame which features all the classic fun features and padded equipment one exp...

Treetop Adventure Golf Cardiff

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Prepare for an epic adventure, perfect for explorers of all ages! Challenge your kids to a game of mini golf and take on one of the two exciting 18-h...

The Royal Mint Experience

  • Pontyclun
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ever wondered where money comes from? Take the kids to The Royal Mint Experience, one of the UK's most fascinating attractions, and witness the UK’s...

Showcase Cardiff Nantgarw

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Watch all the coolest films that are out in the cinema right now at Showcase Cardiff Nantgarw, where there's an exciting 12 screens showing the bigge...

Tenpin Cardiff

  • Caerphilly
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Tenpin Cardiff welcomes everyone: with disabled access throughout and baby change facilities plus comfy lane side seating it's a home away from home,...

Tenpin Cardiff

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Groove is in the heart at Tenpin Cardiff, where bowling comes with one funky soundtrack, glow in the dark pins and a disco lights! All those party ex...



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Cardiff Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Are you ready for your next mission? Transform a regular day in Cardiff into a real-life adventure with a Spy Mission Treasure Trail! Your kids will...

Castell Coch

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

While resting on ancient foundations, Castell Coch (Red Castle) is relatively modern, the by-product of a vivid Victorian imagination, assisted by un...

Llanishen Leisure Centre1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Water Parks

Llanishen Leisure Centre features leisure pool with wave machine and water play features ideal for kids and families! There's also space to swim shou...

Go Air

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Go Air Take off and bounce on over 120 wall to wall trampolines for the ultimate cardio and chucklefest! You can launch yourself into 1 of the 6 supe...

123 Jump Play Centre Cardiff

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

123 Jump Play Centre is the place to go if you've got kids with fizz! It has a fantastic play frame spread over multiple levels, an enormous inflatab...

Glamorgan Canal Nature Reserve

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Glamorgan Canal Nature Reserve The Nature Reserve, situated in Whitchurch Cardiff, was formed in 1967 and straddles the last remaining stretch of the...

Tiny Tumblers

  • Pontypridd
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Tiny Tumblers is a fun little adventure play facility for kids under 7 years, with a separate sensory play area for toddlers and comfy seating for pa...

Dyffryn Gardens

  • St Nicholas
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Enjoy a fun-packed day at Dyffryn Gardens - explore 55 acres of beautiful gardens, featuring a humongous, 1/2 acre, wild play area for your kids. Let...

Superbowl UK Newport

  • Newport
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Tenpin enthusiast? Superbowl UK Newport offers 12 bowling lanes fitted with the latest automatic scoring and entertainment features. It’s classic bow...

Cefn Mably Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Cardiff
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Open spaces, animals, activities and play areas make up Cefn Mably Farm Park. Down on the farm, children can feed and hold some of the animals, go on...

Tee Rex Golf

  • Cardiff
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

If you think you can dodge a few dinos while putting a hole in one, Tee Rex Golf might just be the challenge for you and your cave kids. There are se...

Ynysangharad War Memorial Park

  • Pontypridd
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

There is always something going on in Ynysangharad War Memorial Park and even when there isn't, there are loads of ways to make your own fun at the b...

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