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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Porlock

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 503 fun things to do in Porlock 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 – 304 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Porlock 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 Porlock 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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Owl at Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre in Minehead

Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre 15th century National Trust farmstead within Exmoor National Park, with a large collection of owls, birds of prey, and fri...

Coast of Minehead on England Coast Path National Trail

England Coast Path National Trail

  • Minehead
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

England Coast Path National Trail is probably the UK's ultimate long distance hiking challenge, but you don't need to walk it all at once and many pe...

Steam train at West Somerset Railway in Minehead

West Somerset Railway

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The West Somerset Railway has lots of new things on offer including the launch of an ‘Augmented Reality Heritage Hunter' App which is available to do...

Kids on canoe at Channel Adventure in Minehead

Channel Adventure Minehead

  • Minehead
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Channel Adventure Minehead offers safe and fun outdoor activities on the beautiful Somerset coast. Qualified, experienced staff & high quality eq...

Biker on ramps at Minehead Eye

Minehead Eye

  • Minehead
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Minehead EYE skatepark has a huge range of things to do for kids of all ages, including adults who haven't grown up yet! School holidays are our spec...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Minehead Beach

  • Minehead
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great beach that the whole family will love? Head down to Minehead beach in Somerset, a long sandy beach that’s got plenty of fun seasi...

West Somerset College Community Sports and Leisure Centre building entrance

West Somerset College Community Sports and Leisure Centre

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

West Somerset College Community Sports and Leisure Centre  is a dual based sports centre within the West Somerset Community College. The Sports Centr...

Outside view of Dunster Museum and Doll Collection

Dunster Museum and Doll Collection

  • Dunster
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dunster Museum and Doll Collection Open from 12th April 2014, see more than 800 dolls from many periods, in varied costumes, a dolls house, childrens...

Water mill at Dunster Water Mill

Dunster Water Mill

  • Dunster
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dunster Water Mill is a fully restored 18th century working watermill that is considered one of the finest in the West Country. It is part of Dunster...

Outside view of Dunster Castle in Minehead

Dunster Castle

  • Minehead
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Discover the hidden wonders of Dunster Castle, the beautiful building dating back hundreds of years. Come explore the Trail of Tales or simply stroll...

Bridge at Dunster Forest and Estate

Dunster Forest and Estate

  • Dunster
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

Dunster Forest is part of the Dunster estate on the edge of Exmoor National Park. The forest is a great place to explore, with the chance to spot dee...

Train at Steam Coast Trail - Phase One in Dunster

Steam Coast Trail

  • Dunster
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Up for an active family day out in West Somerset? Put on your walking shoes or hop on your bikes and get ready to take on The Steam Coast Trail. Expl...

River at Watersmeet in Lynmouth

Watersmeet

  • Lynmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Watersmeet has 2,000 acres to explore, with a dramatic river gorge, over 40 miles of footpaths, a lovely Edwardian Tearooms and Gardens, amazing view...

A girl showing her hands covered in sand

Blue Anchour Bay

  • Minehead
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a sand and shingle beach in Somerset? Head down to Blue Anchor beach, a great spot for a family day out.  Got little adventures? Blue Anc...

People in train at Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway

Lynton & Lynmouth Cliff Railway

  • Lynmouth
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway is probably the best and most exciting, way to travel between the historic and picturesque towns of Lynton and Lynm...

Steam train at Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust in Watchet

Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust

  • Watchet
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Museum contains nostalgic relics from the former Somerset and Dorset Joint Railway which used to run from Bath to Bournemouth, with all finally c...

Family in boats at Wimbleball Lake Country Park in Dulverton

Wimbleball Lake Country Park

  • Dulverton
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Wimbleball Lake, Exmoor offers a variety of activities both on and off the water for all abilities. There's plenty to do at this scenic lake, includi...

Market House Museum

  • Watchet
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Market House Museum is located where the Esplanade meets Market Street and occupies the ground floor of Watchet's former Market House. Today the Muse...

Kids dressed as pirates on boat at Watchet Boat Museum in Somerset

Watchet Boat Museum

  • Watchet
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Take to the seven seas and celebrate the history of local flatner boats at the Watchet Boat Museum. With a yo ho ho and a bottle of (non-alcoholic) r...

Engine train from Lynton and Barnstaple Railway in Parracombe

Lynton and Barnstaple Railway

  • Parracombe
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Lynton & Barnstaple Railway currently offers a two-mile train trip with stunning scenery at great value, all packed into a half hour ride. Yo...

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