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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Stafford

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 1031 fun things to do in Stafford for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 766 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Stafford 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 Stafford 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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Family on trail at Cannock Chase Visitor Centre in Stafford

Cannock Chase Visitor Centre

  • Cannock
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cannock Chase is home to beautiful green land and winding trails. Making it the perfect destination for a day of exploring. The Visitor Centre is a g...

Fennec Fox at Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone in Stafford

Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Stafford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Over 750 animals live at the Rodbaston Visitor Centre Animal Zone, from friendly meerkats to mischievous monkeys and everything in-between. Go and vi...

Indoor soft play frame at Come Into Play in Stone

Come Into Play

  • Stone
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Come Into Play is an indoor adventure play area bringing the out doors indoors. Unlike many indoor play centres, Come Into Play is not a soft play en...

Ball pit at Playtime Cannock in Hednesford

The Fun House

  • Hednesford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Make yourself at home at The Fun House, Cannock. Let your kids storm into a soft play centre with slides, tunnels and a ball pit! With separate areas...

Ice arena at Silver Blades Ice Rink Cannock

Planet Ice Cannock4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Cannock
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Planet Ice Cannock with its friendly atmosphere and popular location, is fun for all the family. Planet Ice Cannock currently has a selection of skat...

Trampolines at Boing Zone Cannock

Boing Zone Cannock

  • Cannock
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Let the kids literally bounce off the walls and go wild at Boing Zone Trampoline Park, bouncing fun for all the family! The main area has connected t...

Girl doing archery at Beaudesert Outdoor Activity Centre in Rugeley

Beaudesert Outdoor Activity Centre

  • Rugeley
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

If your kids are little adventurers then Beaudesert Outdoor Activity Centre is the place for you! There's lots of outdoor adventurous activities to g...

Baby in ball pit at Wacky Warehouse - New Florence in Stoke on Trent

Wacky Warehouse - New Florence

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The air conditioned Wacky Warehouse at the New Florence pub provides an excellent environment for the kids to get some indoor exercise and build up a...

A little girl looking at a monkey at Trentham Monkey Forest in Staffordshire

Trentham Monkey Forest4.8 out of 5 starstotal reviews(5)

  • Trentham
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you go down to the woods today you won’t see a bear, but you will see a lot of monkeys at Trentham Monkey Forest! Set in 60 acres of ancient Staff...

Kids doing pottery at World of Wedgwood in Barlaston

World of Wedgwood

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

World of Wedgwood is a unique visitor experience celebrating the very best of British industrial and design heritage, set in 240 acres of beautiful S...

Outside view of hall at Weston Park Shifnal

Weston Park Shifnal

  • Shifnal
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

At Weston Park for children, there's the small matter of 1,000 acres of Parkland in which to play. And endless choice of special attractions includin...

Studio of Potsy Pamsy Paint A Pot Studio in Wolverhampton

Potsy Pamsy Paint A Pot Studio

  • Wolverhampton
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Potsy Pamsy Paint a Pot is a ceramics studio offering a range of crafts for children young and old (and the young at heart!) A visit there is the per...

The Santa Express in the snow at Churnet Railway Station

Churnet Valley Railway

  • Froghall
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Churnet Valley Railway takes you on a journey back to the classic days of railway travel on a lovely rural line that passes right through beautif...

Summer fun at Trentham Gardens

Trentham Gardens

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

With stunning gardens by top designers, one of the country's finest lakeside walks and a host of exciting activities there really is something for ev...

Families eating and playing at The Beach Hut in Cannock

The Beach Hut5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Norton Canes
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Beach Hut is packed to the rafters with fun for kids aged up to, and including, 10 years old. There are different play zones that are dedicated t...

Steam Train at Foxfield Railway in Stoke on Trent

Foxfield Railway

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Built in the 1890s the Foxfield Railway is still going today, with strength and panache! Take one of the dozens of unique and well cared for steam or...

Uttoxeter Leisure Centre

Uttoxeter Leisure Centre

  • Uttoxeter
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Take your kids to Uttoxeter Leisure Centre for some active time together and discover an awesome range of activities and sports for all tastes and ab...

Girl climbing at Awesome Walls Climbing Stoke in Stoke on Trent

Awesome Walls Climbing Stoke

  • Stoke on Trent
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Awesome Walls Climbing Centre in Stoke on Trent is England's largest bouldering centre. There are over 900 square metres of bouldering to keep you ha...

Lake at Chasewater Country Park in Brownhills

Chasewater Country Park

  • Brownhills
  • Outdoor
  • Lakes

Chasewater Country Park is an excellent place to take the kids to play, as there is a lot of space, plus a number of activities for everyone to enjoy...

Train at The Chasewater Railway in Burntwood

The Chasewater Railway

  • Burntwood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Chasewater Railway operates standard gauge heritage steam and diesel trains on Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays throughout the year, most Saturda...

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