20 Best Parks and Playgrounds In Bathwick Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Bathwick

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Bathwick in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 93 Bathwick parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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Sunset behind Netley hospital at Royal Victoria Park in Bath

Royal Victoria Park

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Royal Victoria Park is a beautiful expanse of green parkland a mere short stroll from the city centre, so it's a wonderful compromise trip for kids w...

Bridge at Prior Park Landscape Gardens in Bath

Prior Park Landscape Gardens

  • Bath
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Prior Park Landscape Gardens One of only four Palladian bridges of this design in the world can be crossed at Prior Park, which was created in the 18...

Hope Nature Centre

Hope Nature Centre

  • Trowbridge
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Fancy a peaceful escape to nature for your next family day out? Set within the stunning Southwick Country Park, the 15-acre Hope Nature Centre is the...

Outside view country house at Dyrham Park

Dyrham Park

  • Dyrham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Dyrham Park has plenty for a family to see and do. The mansion is stunning and full of collections of paintings, ceramics and decorative art such as...

Field at Hop Skip and Jump in Bristol

Hop Skip and Jump

  • Bristol
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Hop Skip and Jump is a not for profit charity that can provide flexible and immediate respite care, 7 days a week, for children and young adults in t...

Person on high rope course at Brokerswood Country Park in Westbury

Brokerswood Country Park

  • Westbury
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Brokerswood Country Park has lots to do and see and is suitable for all ages. There are several adventure playgrounds for the kids, plus beautiful wo...

Hengrove Park

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hengrove Park is a large open space that includes the biggest free Play Park in the south of England (4 acres!), plus a Wheels park for BMX riders an...

Entrance to Play Park at Oldbury Court Estate in Bristol

Oldbury Court Estate

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Oldbury Court Estate is grade II registered parkland with woods, riverside paths, is excellent for walking and playing including a separate toddler p...

People at event on Felix Road Adventure Playground in Bristol

Felix Road Adventure Playground

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Free fun for everyone at Felix Road Adventure Playground! The adventure playground allows kids to come and go as they please, with no entry fee. Both...

People gardening at Dame Emily Park in Bristol

Dame Emily Park

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dame Emily Park Named after one of the last members of the Smyth family, which provided the land, this park is a peaceful, shady retreat in the middl...

Sculpted animal at Brandon Hill Park in Bristol

Brandon Hill Park

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Brandon Hill Park is one of Bristol's most popular picnic spots with plenty to interest everyone, panoramic views of the city, and spectacular sunset...

Outside view of Ashton Court Estate in Bristol

Ashton Court Estate

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Ashton Court Estate is a Country park and mansion with 850 acres of woodland and grassland. The estate is host to many activities including an annual...

Field at Clifton & Durdham Downs in Bristol

Clifton & Durdham Downs

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Downs are a gorgeous green escape on the edge of Bristol. There’s loads to keep you busy including horse riding, cycling, kite flying and footbal...

Flowers at University of Bristol Botanic Gardens

University of Bristol Botanic Gardens

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

University of Bristol Botanic Gardens Welcome to a beautiful garden filled with a huge diversity of plants, including many exotic species set in insp...

Walking paths at Bowood House & Gardens in Calne

Bowood House & Gardens4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Calne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

The whole family can relax in 100 acres of beautiful parkland, designed by Capability Brown, offering a lake, arboretum, pinetum and cascade. Perfect...

Outside view of Blaise Castle and Play Area in Bristol

Blaise Castle and Play Area

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Blaise Castle and Play Area is a pretty magnificent park: 650 acre Grade II listed and Green Flag awarded. The play area is pretty special too, with...

Walking path at Drews Pond Wood Local Nature Reserve in Devizes

Drews Pond Wood Local Nature Reserve

  • Devizes
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Drews Pond Wood Local Nature Reserve has loads of things to see and discover, with a network of pathways through woodland that has plenty of differen...

Someone taking a photo of a girl at Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Westonbirt The National Arboretum

  • Tetbury
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Westonbirt, The National Arboretum is a unique place, as it holds a stunning collection of 15,000 tree specimens, including 142 champions. You’ll hav...

Outside view of Tyntesfield in Bristol

Tyntesfield

  • Bristol
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Tyntesfield is a Spectacular Victorian Gothic Revival house amidst eminently explorable landscaped gardens and spacious parkland. The visitor centre...

Sheep at Old Down Country Park in Bristol

Old Down Country Park

  • Bristol
  • Outdoor
  • Petting Zoos

For good, old-fashioned country fun, Old Down Country Park should be your first port of call! There’s more than enough to keep kids happy with season...

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