Best Things To Do & Days Out In Atherington, Devon

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 415 fun things to do in Atherington for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, indoor and soft play areas and beaches. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 230 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Atherington 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 Atherington 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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Cobbaton Combat Collection

  • Umberleigh
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cobbaton Combat Collection is the largest private military collection in the South West, with more than 60 combat vehicles, plus a variety of weapons...

Survival Laser Tag

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Survival Laser Tag This is the real deal for laser tag, with an authentic outdoor arena that doubles up as the paintball zone, so you've got all the...

North Devon Falconry

  • Newton Tracey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Enjoy a day hunting with their trained Harris' hawks in some of the UK's most beautiful countryside. You will receive a brief lesson in handling this...

Funderzone Indoor Soft Play Centre

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funderzone Indoor Soft Play Centre is for children from toddlers to 12 year olds. Activities for all ages, babies and toddlers have their very own pl...

Rock Park

  • Barnstaple
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Rock Park offers active kids a skatepark and adventure play area with swings, slides, sandpit and several cool climbing frames. You can also enjoy a...

North Devon Leisure Centre

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

North Devon Leisure Centre has standard swimming facilities with 1m and 3m Springboards. The 5m currently out of use. There is a learner pool too, fo...

Dartington Crystal Glass

  • Great Torrington
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Dartington Crystal Glass is a great place to take the kids to experience something a little different, with the chance to see award winning craftsmen...

Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon has collections and displays that cover the natural and human history of North Devon. Highlights include the...

Barnstaple Heritage Centre

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Barnstaple Heritage Centre offers great entertainment for the whole family, with a fantastic hands on, interactive exhibition, games and quizzes, bra...

RHS Garden Rosemoor

  • Great Torrington
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Need a break from the city? Take the family to the beautiful RHS Garden Rosemoor - see the stunning roses, walk amongst the shrubs and the trees, and...

Lets Go!

  • Barnstaple
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Please note that the skate rink will be temporarily closed until December 2018.  Lets Go is a super entertainment complex housing a state of the art...

Quince Honey Farm4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • South Molton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Are you looking for that special day out with an extra little buzz? Visit the world's largest Honeybee exhibition: BeeWorld at Quince Honey Farm! The...

Rock and Rapid Adventure Centre

  • South Molton
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Rock and Rapid Adventures are based in North Devon. The aim is to provide a quality bespoke service to their clients as well as offering exciting and...

Westward Ho! Beach

  • Bideford
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Westward Ho! Named and indeed built after Charles Kingsley's 1855 novel this is a sandy beach backing onto a pebble ridge, with excellent swimming in...

Skern Lodge Outdoor Activity Centre

  • Bideford
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Enjoy an outdoor activity programme to meet all of your needs, whether you are a family looking for an exciting adventurous day together, or wanting...

War Horse Valley Country Farm Park

  • Hatherleigh
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Inspired by the classic Michael Morpurgo story, War Horse Valley Country Farm Park celebrates Devon’s wartime history and the beloved tale of Albert...

Atlantis Adventure Park1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bideford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dive into the sea and discover the lost city of Atlantis. Take your little ones to Atlantis Adventure Park and uncover the secrets of the deep. This...

Saunton Sands

  • Braunton
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Saunton Sands is famous to the kids as the backdrop to Robbie William's 'Angels' track, this is three miles of golden sand backed by Braunton Burrows...

The Big Sheep

  • Bideford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

If you’re down in Devon you must take the flock to The Big Sheep! They’ll be delighted you herded them out the door when they arrive at this all-weat...

Braunton and District Museum

  • Braunton
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Braunton and District Museum is housed in the Bakehouse Centre which was specially converted from a former bakehouse and two cottages. We understand...

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