Best Things To Do & Days Out In Shropshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 575 fun things to do in Shropshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Telford, Bridgnorth and Ludlow. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 410 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Shropshire 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 Shropshire 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!

Find your perfect day out

Corris Craft Centre

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Corris Craft Centre Come along to the Corris Craft Centre and get creative. Paint your own pottery in the Paint Pot Studio: choose your pottery and t...

Ashbourne Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Ashbourne
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The road to whodunit is long and tough, but with the right detectives the truth will out! Be the ones to crack the case on the Ashbourne Mystery Trea...

Hoar Park

  • Nuneaton
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

At Hoar Park Shopping Village, Play Area and Children's Farm not only can you see a wide variety of Children's Pets such as Rabbits and Guinea Pigs,...

Apple Jack's Adventure Farm

  • Warrington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Apple Jack is a generous fella and always up for laugh, so expect zip wires, quad karts, bouncy castles and loads more fun at Apple Jack's Adventure...

Mini Monsters Fun House

  • Neston
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Mini Monsters is a great all weather adventure play destination with inside and outside features and loads of entertaining equipment and facilities f...

Glyndwrs Way National Trail

  • Machynlleth
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Glyndwrs Way National Trail is a great way to celebrate Welsh cultural and natural history, with market towns, museums and castles to visit, plus lak...

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

  • Widnes
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Catalyst is an interactive science centre whose aim is to make science exciting and accessible to people of all ages and abilities. At weekends and d...

Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre

  • Machynlleth
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Bro Ddyfi Leisure Centre is an ideal place for some active fun, whether you fancy a swim and a splash about, some badminton, climbing, indoor bowls,...

Greenfield Valley Heritage Park

  • Holywell
  • Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Open the door to history at the Greenfield Valley Heritage Park. Enter the industrial revolution museum and learn all about the lives of those who li...

Cineworld Speke

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Immerse into the wondrous world of cinematic adventures with the latest family-friendly films at Cineworld Speke. Share the magic of the big screen w...

Tatton Park

  • Knutsford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Tatton Park is a brilliant place for a family day out, with 4 attractions to enjoy, and a combined entry ticket option that allows you to see all of...

Alderley Edge

  • Macclesfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Alderley Edge offers a great family hiking adventure, with plenty to see as you walk the dramatic red sandstone escarpment, which has views over the...

Fun4All Bromborough

  • Bromborough
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fun4All Bromborough provides a safe and fun environment for your children to express themselves through creativity or play. They offer soft play faci...

The Bowl Bromborough

  • Bromborough
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Bromborough Bowl offers classic family friendly tenpin bowling, with gutter guards and bowling ramps to give the kids a chance! Great on a wet day es...

ODEON Bromborough

  • Bromborough
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Family and a big, old box of popcorn are all you need to make a trip to the pictures perfect. Bring both in with you at ODEON Bromborough. With 7 scr...

Funtown Liverpool

  • Liverpool
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funtown Liverpool Based in the heart of Liverpool, Funtown combines the ultimate soft play experience for children with our wholesome family restaura...

ODEON Swadlincote

  • Swadlincote
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

A trip to the flicks wouldn’t be complete without a big bucket of popcorn, as well as the whole family offering up their reviews on the car ride home...

Jellybeans Widnes

  • Widnes
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The main multi level adventure play frame has all the usual gubbins and more, including spooky room, a wavy astro slide and a super sports ball zone!...

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  • Warrington
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Situated amid 32 acres of picturesque parkland and boast award winning Green Flag gardens which are great for a family day, not least of all because...

Church Farm Thurstaston

  • Wirral
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Church Farm is one of the Wirral's most popular family attractions. Join them for a fabulous day out for all the family; with over 120 friendly anima...

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