The Best Things To Do In St Ives Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Things To Do & Days Out In St Ives

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 121 fun things to do in St Ives for you and the family to discover, including tourist attractions, beaches and indoor and soft play areas.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 65 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right St Ives 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 St Ives 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!

  1. Map and booklet for The St Ives Cornwall Mystery Treasure Trail

    The St Ives Cornwall Mystery Treasure Trail

    St Ives

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 0.2 miles from St Ives
  2. Escape Time building

    Escape Time - St Ives

    St Ives

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 0.2 miles from St Ives
  3. Houses on St Ives Bay

    St Ives Bay

    St Ives

    BeachesBeaches

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.2 miles from St Ives
  4. Path at Tate St Ives

    Tate St Ives

    St Ives

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 0.3 miles from St Ives
  5. Surfers at St Ives Surf School

    St Ives Surf School

    St Ives

    Water SportsWater Sports

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 0.3 miles from St Ives
  6. People at Porthminster Beach in St Ives

    Porthminster Beach

    St Ives

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.3 miles from St Ives
  7. Double rainbow at Porthmeor Beach in St Ives

    Porthmeor Beach

    St Ives

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.3 miles from St Ives
  8. Families in outdoor swimming pool at Hayle Swimming Pool

    Hayle Swimming Pool

    Hayle

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3 miles from St Ives
  9. Red pandas at Paradise Park in Hayle

    Paradise Park and JungleBarn

    Hayle

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 3.4 miles from St Ives
  10. People go kart racing at Coast 2 Coast Karting in Hayle

    Coast 2 Coast Karting

    Hayle

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 3.7 miles from St Ives
  11. Loggans Moor Brewers Fayre

    Loggans Moor Brewers Fayre

    Hayle

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.9 miles from St Ives
  12. Hill top view of Godrevy Head in Hayle

    Godrevy Head

    Hayle

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.3 miles from St Ives
  13. Girls picking strawberries at Trevaskis Farm in Hayle

    Trevaskis Farm

    Hayle

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.7 miles from St Ives
  14. Visitors playing giant draughts at Country Skittles in Hayle

    Country Skittles

    Hayle

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 6.1 miles from St Ives
  15. Kids planting at St Michaels Mount in Marazion

    St Michaels Mount

    Marazion

    LandmarksLandmarks

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 6.4 miles from St Ives
  16. Hill top view of Porthcurno Beach in Penzance

    Porthcurno Beach

    Penzance

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 6.6 miles from St Ives
  17. People at Sennen Cove in Penzance

    Sennen Cove

    Penzance

    BeachesBeaches

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.6 miles from St Ives
  18. Sports Hall at Penzance Leisure Centre

    Penzance Leisure Centre

    Penzance

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 6.8 miles from St Ives
  19. People at Praa Sands in Truro

    Praa Sands

    Praa Sands

    BeachesBeaches

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 8.6 miles from St Ives
  20. Outside view of Heartlands in Pool

    Heartlands

    Pool

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 9.3 miles from St Ives