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

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Birmingham

Planning a day out with the kids in Birmingham? Get ready for heaps of fun, as Brum has got it all, from chocolate to LEGO!

First on your list to things to do in Birmingham will have to be the chocolate lovers’ paradise – Cadbury World, where chocolate truly is the name of the game.
From the home of chocolate, move into the world of LEGO! Get in touch with your creative side at one of the newest attraction in Birmingham, the wonderful LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Birmingham.

Love animals? There are quite a few attractions in Birmingham that are sure to catch your fancy. Meet plenty of animals from around the world at the Birmingham Wildlife Conservation Park, or dive into the underwater kingdom at the National Sea Life Centre.

The list of days out in Birmingham just keeps on going! Just two miles outside of the city you can embrace the open space at Ackers Adventure, an outdoor play area that offers tobogganing, climbing, kayaking, archery and much more, before scoring a strike on one of the 22 bowling lanes at Birmingham Star City.

Need ideas for things to do in Birmingham on a nice summer day? Make the most of the warm weather with a visit to the Green Flag-awarded Cannon Hill Park, where you can take a boat out onto the lake and enjoying a picnic as the kids play.

Want to check when the next school holiday is so you can plan your family days out? We've got a handy breakdown of the UK school holidays to help.

  1. Family on The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail Family Adventure

    The Birmingham Mystery Treasure Trail

    Birmingham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 0.3 miles from Birmingham
  2. A little girl with her hand in a dinosaurs skull at Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum in Birmingham Half Term Fun!

    Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum

    Birmingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (5 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 0.7 miles from Birmingham
  3. A little boy with a golf club at Mr Mulligan's in Birmingham Kids Eat Free

    Mr Mulligan's Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.9 miles from Birmingham
  4. Rush Trampoline Park Birmingham Top Pick

    Rush Trampoline Park Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4 miles from Birmingham
  5. People in costumes at Birmingham Museum and Gallery

    Birmingham Museum and Gallery

    Birmingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.1 miles from Birmingham
  6. Sites on huntful Birmingham trail

    Huntfun Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 0.2 miles from Birmingham
  7. Set and cameras for BBC Breakfast in BBC Birmingham Visitor Centre

    BBC Birmingham Visitor Centre

    Birmingham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.3 miles from Birmingham
  8. Man working machine at Newman Brothers Coffin Works in Birmingham

    Newman Brothers Coffin Works

    Birmingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.3 miles from Birmingham
  9. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Birmingham New Street

    Birmingham

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.3 miles from Birmingham
  10. Birmingham Codebreaking Walk

    Birmingham Codebreaking Walk

    Birmingham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 0.3 miles from Birmingham
  11. Escape Hunt Birmingham Central

    Escape Hunt Birmingham Central

    Birmingham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 0.4 miles from Birmingham
  12. Boys at Clue HQ Birmingham

    Clue HQ Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 0.4 miles from Birmingham
  13. Entrance of Teenie Weenies in Birmingham

    Teenie Weenies

    Birmingham

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 0.5 miles from Birmingham
  14. LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Birmingham

    LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 0.5 miles from Birmingham
  15. Staff demonstration at Pen Museum in Birmingham

    Pen Museum

    Birmingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.5 miles from Birmingham
  16. Cineworld Birmingham - Broad Street

    Cineworld Birmingham - Broad Street

    Birmingham

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.6 miles from Birmingham
  17. Girl climbing at Redpoint Birmingham

    Redpoint Birmingham

    Birmingham

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.8 miles from Birmingham
  18. Ancient machinery at The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham

    The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter

    Birmingham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 0.9 miles from Birmingham
  19. ODEON Cinema room

    ODEON Birmingham Broadway Plaza

    Birmingham

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 0.9 miles from Birmingham
  20. Person go kart racing at Teamworks Karting Birmingham

    Teamworks Karting Birmingham

    Birmingham

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 0.9 miles from Birmingham