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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Dudley

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 779 fun things to do in Dudley 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 – 560 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Dudley 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 Dudley 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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Orangutan at Dudley Zoo and Castle in Dudley

Dudley Zoo and Castle3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Dudley
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

If you think that not enough castles have zoos in their grounds, or vica versa, then Dudley Zoo and Castle is the place for you! Learn about lions, A...

Tenpin Dudley

Tenpin Dudley

  • Dudley
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Who here loves bowling? Than what are you waiting for?! Get your gang down to Tenpin Dudley, where slidey shoes and strikes reign supreme. Bowling ha...

Black Country Living Museum

Black Country Living Museum4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Dudley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

You don’t need a time machine to time travel! Visit the 26-acre open-air Black Country Living Museum to discover a corner of the world frozen in time...

Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

Showcase Dudley

  • Dudley
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Enjoy the big blockbusters that are straight out of Hollywood at Showcase Dudley, where there's an amazing 14 screens showing all the best and latest...

Passengers on canal boat at Dudley Canal Tunnels in Dudley

Dudley Canal Tunnel & Limestone Mines

  • Dudley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Pop on your hard hat, hop on a canal boat and explore an underground world  at Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines. You'll d iscover thousands of...

Playground at Sycamore Green Adventure Centre in Dudley

Sycamore Green Adventure Centre

  • Dudley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Space, play and imagination are the words of the day at Sycamore Green Adventure Centre. This indoor and outdoor adventure play centre has been desig...

Lake at Saltwells Local Nature Reserve in Dudley

Saltwells Local Nature Reserve

  • Dudley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Saltwells Local Nature Reserve is one of the UK's largest urban Nature Reserves at a whopping 247 acres including a wide range of habitats great for...

Rock Up Birmingham

Rock Up Birmingham5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Birmingham
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Up for a challenge? Rock Up Birmingham is just the place for you! This indoor climbing centre has 26 multicoloured and themed climbs towering over 25...

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...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Dudley Merry Hill

  • Dudley
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Film fans unite! With your 3D glasses on and a big, old bucket of popcorn in hand, explore the cinematic universe at ODEON Dudley (Merry Hill). With...

People on go karts at Cannon Raceway in Coseley

Cannon Raceway

  • Coseley
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Cannon Raceway have gained their reputation over many years of taking no chances when it comes to the safety of youngsters. Although their minimum he...

Cafe and soft play area at Jitterbugs Party World in Great Bridge

Jitterbugs Party World

  • Great Bridge
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Children from birth to 12 years can have a fantastic fun filled day here. There are three levels of soft play equipment, which reach an amazing 6 met...

Bouldering wall at Boulder Central Indoor Climbing in West Bromwich

Boulder Central Indoor Climbing

  • West Bromwich
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Without the ability to climb, early humans would have been unable to retrieve fruit from treetops, escape from prowling jungle beasts, or crowd surf...

Boy jumping into foam pit at Flip Out Sandwell in Oldbury

Flip Out Sandwell

  • Oldbury
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Flip Out Sandwell is an indoor trampoline park situated in Oldbury. They have some fantastic facilities, with areas designated for under 5s (who can...

Kids at Challenge Academy

Challenge Academy

  • Sedgley
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Challenge Academy is an outdoor adventure park promoting active outdoor learning via High Ropes, Zip Wire, Woodland Camps, Survival and Bushcraft, Cl...

People go karting at TeamSport Indoor Karting Birmingham in Oldbury

TeamSport Indoor Karting Birmingham

  • Oldbury
  • Indoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

TeamSport Go karting Birmingham is the longest track in the West Midlands and it doesn't disappoint. Leading your mates over fly-overs and multi-leve...

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...

Kids playing laser tag at TeamSport Laser Tag Birmingham in Oldbury

TeamSport Laser Tag Birmingham

  • Oldbury
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

TeamSport Laser Tag Birmingham If you already think that karting is fun then Birmingham Laser Tag is right up your street. A battleground like no oth...

People on mini train at Baggeridge Country Park & Miniature Railway in Dudley

Baggeridge Country Park & Miniature Railway

  • Dudley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Baggeridge Country Park is an area of beautiful and secluded countryside close to the Black Country, that is great for little nature lovers or those...

Rainbow Street

Rainbow Street

  • Halesowen
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fun has no boundaries when imaginations are let loose! Watch your kids dive into the world of imaginative role play at Rainbow Street role play centr...

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