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

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Paignton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 246 fun things to do in Paignton for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, tourist attractions and indoor and soft play areas.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 143 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Paignton 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 Paignton 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. Dart Explorer from Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co in Paignton

    Dartmouth Steam Rail and River Boat Co

    Paignton

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 0.2 miles from Paignton
  2. Inside view of The Children's Play Square & Party Rooms in Paignton

    The Children's Play Square & Party Rooms

    Paignton

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-8 Indoor 0.2 miles from Paignton
  3. Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

    Vue Torbay

    Torbay

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.3 miles from Paignton
  4. Sunset at Paignton Pier

    Paignton Pier

    Paignton

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 0.4 miles from Paignton
  5. People climbing rocks at Reach Outdoors in Paignton

    Reach Outdoors

    Paignton

    Water SportsWater Sports

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 0.8 miles from Paignton
  6. Girl on flume at Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark in Paignton

    Splashdown Quaywest Waterpark

    Paignton

    Water ParksWater Parks

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.9 miles from Paignton
  7. Lions at Paignton Zoo

    Paignton Zoo

    Paignton

    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 0.9 miles from Paignton
  8. Families at Occombe Farm in Paignton

    Occombe Farm

    Paignton

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 1.6 miles from Paignton
  9. Family outside Cockington Court in Torquay

    Cockington Court

    Torquay

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 1.9 miles from Paignton
  10. Outside view of Tore Abbey in Torquay

    Torre Abbey

    Torquay

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 2.3 miles from Paignton
  11. Outside view of Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery in Torquay

    Torre Abbey Historic House and Gallery

    Torquay

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2.3 miles from Paignton
  12. Girl on water slide at Waves Leisure Pool in Whitley Bay

    Waves Leisure Pool

    Torquay

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.3 miles from Paignton
  13. African Penguins at Living Coasts in Torquay

    Living Coasts

    Torquay

    AquariumsAquariums

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2.4 miles from Paignton
  14. Map and booklet for The Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail

    The Torquay Mystery Treasure Trail

    Torquay

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 2.5 miles from Paignton
  15. Torquays Dinosaur World

    Torquays Dinosaur World

    Torquay

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.6 miles from Paignton
  16. Boy bouldering at The Boulder Bunker in Torquay

    The Boulder Bunker

    Torquay

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.7 miles from Paignton
  17. A girl bowling

    AMF Bowling Torquay

    Torquay

    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 2.7 miles from Paignton
  18. Soft play area at Play Cafe in Torquay

    Play Cafe

    Torquay

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.7 miles from Paignton
  19. Outside view of Torquay Museum

    Torquay Museum

    Torquay

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.9 miles from Paignton
  20. People in camouflaged clothing at Battlefield LIVE Torbay in Brixham

    Battlefield LIVE Torbay

    Brixham

    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 2.9 miles from Paignton