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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Warwickshire

Ready to discover a whole list of great days out in Warwickshire? Shakeseare’s country won’t let you down! 

 

From the historic Warwick Castle, with its year-round programme of family-friendly events and activities, to the nearby Kenilworth Castle, here you’ll find some of the best days out for kids who love glorious stories of brave knights and historic battles. Need some inspiration? Susie Verill’s review of Warwick Castle is sure to get you in the right mood to explore! 

Local or tourist, one of the must-do things in Warwickshire is a visit to Shakespeare’s birthplace, Stratford upon Avon. Whether you want to step into the homes of The Bard with a tour of Shakespeare’s family houses, see a play by the Royal Shakespeare Company, or if you fancy a stroll in the park and a ride along the river with Avon Boating, you’re sure to have a lovely day out. 

Looking for an animal day out in Warwickshire? Hatton Adventure World is amongst our all-time farmyard favourites - it’s perfect for kids under 12. For some awesome exostic animals, take a trip to Twycross Zoo or Plantasia Atherstone. Time to make some furry friends! 

We’ve put together a list of the Warwickshire school holidays for you too, so you won’t have to scramble to find out when your next big break will be.

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Disc golf basket at Quarry Park Disc Golf in Leamington Spa

Quarry Park Disc Golf

  • Leamington Spa
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Quarry Park Disc Golf is a great place to have some quirky family fun. If you have thrown a Frisbee and played some form of golf, then you are ready...

Outside view of St John's House Museum in Warwick

St Johns House Museum1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Warwick
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

St. John's Museum features a Victorian schoolroom and kitchen, used by schoolgroups in term time, as well as a small 'Discovery' area for the under-f...

Bird at St Nicholas Park in Warwick

St Nicholas Park

  • Warwick
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

St Nicholas Park has something for everyone to enjoy, so it's a great place to take the family and it is free to visit (although there may be a charg...

Rush Trampoline Park Birmingham

Rush Trampoline Park Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Who says trampolining is just for young kids?! At Rush Trampoline Park Birmingham everyone is welcome to have a bounce - from the tots, to the teens,...

Woman plays golf at Warwick Mini Golf

Warwick Mini Golf

  • Warwick
  • Outdoor
  • Crazy Golf

Warwick Mini Golf by Golden Putter is tucked away in St Nicholas' Park! There's 18 holes of varyingly tricky terrain to tackle, from twisted greens t...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Leamington Spa

  • Leamington Spa
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

With a trip to the cinema, you never quite know where you could end up. Jump into movie magic at Vue Leamington Spa, where you’ll find all your favou...

River Leam at Victoria Park Leamington Spa

Victoria Park Leamington Spa

  • Leamington Spa
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Victoria Park was opened to mark Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in 1899 and still fills a happy spot in the hearts of the community not least becau...

Flowers at Jephson Gardens in Leamington Spa

Jephson Gardens

  • Leamington Spa
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Jephson Gardens Things to enjoy Flowers! Colourful floral displays from spring to autumn. More flowers! Varied beds and mixed borders for year-round...

Kids making crafts at Leamington Spa Art Gallery

Leamington Spa Art Gallery

  • Leamington Spa
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Leamington Spa Art Gallery has teamed up to provide an exciting programme of hands-on activities aimed at children under five. You can guarantee ther...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Leamington Spa Spy Mission Trail

  • Leamington Spa
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’ve got an ear on the ground and a nose for the truth, you and your brood are needed on The Leamington Spa Spy Mission Trail. The town is calli...

Tenpin Leamington Spa

Tenpin Leamington Spa

  • Leamington Spa
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

We’ve found something that your family simply has to do in their SPARE time! Make a visit to Tenpin, Leamington Spa and bowl the day away. At this bo...

Boy jumping into foam pit at Go Jumpin

Jump In Trampoline Parks Warwick

  • Warwick
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Do you have any little Tiggers in your tribe? Spring them into action at Jump In Trampoline Parks Warwick, with sports courts, airbags and all sorts...

Men dressed as knights at Kenilworth Castle

Kenilworth Castle5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Kenilworth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

The vast medieval fortress of Kenilworth Castle is one of the largest historic visitor attractions in the West Midlands, and one of the most spectacu...

Kids playing by St Marys Abby at Abbey Fields Play Park in Kenilworth

Abbey Fields Play Park

  • Kenilworth
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Steep grassy slopes, the ancient lake, historic buildings, wildflower meadow, old trees and hedges are a reminder of Abbey Fields' past, while the ne...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Old Kenilworth & Abbey Fields Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Kenilworth
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Somewhere within the old timber houses, or maybe at the tippy top of the lake fortress, treasure is ready and waiting for a few intrepid explorers. W...

Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

The Warwick Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Warwick
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

The Warwick self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail is a great way for the whole family to get outdoors and have some fun together. Clues are writt...

Role play fire station at Children's Play Village in Warwick

Children's Play Village

  • Warwick
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Children’s Play Village is a wonderful indoor role play centre in Warwick, which features 12 different areas for kids to explore. With play props and...

Family on The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail

The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Birmingham
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’re looking for a cost-effective family day out then The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail is for you. Follow the 1.5-mile route through Birmin...

A little boy with a golf club at Mr Mulligan's in Birmingham

Mr Mulligan's Birmingham

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Take your golf skills to outer space at Mr Mulligan's Birmingham and face 3 indoor 12 holes adventure golf courses. Be ready to employ all your creat...

A mother and child feeding goats at Hatton Adventure World.

Hatton Adventure World

  • Warwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

In the heart of Warwickshire, Hatton Adventure World offers year-round fun for families with children aged 12 and under. Get up close and personal wi...

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