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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Ganton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 352 fun things to do in Ganton for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 225 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Ganton 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 Ganton 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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A group of kids at go ape in the rain

Go Ape Dalby

  • Pickering
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Calling all apes! If you’re ready to brave the heights of the York Moors - challenging your strength, speed and nerve - Go Ape Dalby is the day out w...

Mascots at Mini Monsterz Scarborough

Mini Monsterz Scarborough

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Mini Monsterz is a huge indoor play area, and a fantastic party venue, with some of the biggest slides in North Yorkshire! The older kids have access...

Families playing at Betton Farm Visitor Centre in Scarborough

Betton Farm Visitor Centre

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

There’s something a bit special about Betton Farm Visitor Centre.  Spring is the ideal time to visit the farm. Meet the newly born lambs and piglets...

Person touching llama at Playdale Farm Park in Scarborough

Playdale Farm Park

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Playdale Farm Park is a great day out for all the family whatever the weather! Down in the animal barn you’ll get to meet and feed alpacas, sheep, go...

Kids Playing in the sand on the beach

Cayton Bay

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a dog-friendly beach in Yorkshire? Then head down to Cayton Bay, where the whole family can explore the glorious sandy shores. Once you’v...

Merry Go Round at The Scarborough Fair Collection

The Scarborough Fair Collection

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Scarborough Fair Collection has some quality vintage items that have been restored to full working order. The ever growing collection has quite a...

Families at Rotunda Museum in Scarborough

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  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Step into the history of Scarborough at the Rotunda Museum. Spread over two floors, this museum opened in 1829 and was one of the first purpose built...

Bird at Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park

Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park

  • Filey
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Get in touch with your senses at Filey Bird Garden and Animal Park! Learn amazing wildlife facts as you wander through the wildlife meadow and woodla...

Some penguins at Sea Life in Scarborough

SEA LIFE Scarborough

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

Whether you’re fascinated by sharks or love with penguins, SEA LIFE Scarborough has a special underwater treat for all the family!   There are a...

People bowling at Olympia Bowl and Softplay in Scarborough

Olympia Bowl and Softplay

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Ten Pin Bowling Alleys

Olympia Bowl has 12 lanes with its modernised interior, updated scoring system and air conditioning, is a fantastic place to relax and have fun with...

Families making crafts at Pot 2 Doodle Do in Scarborough

Pot 2 Doodle Do

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Pot 2 Doodle Do is a family friendly place for all ages to explore their creative sides. Fun, relaxing and creative studio for children's parties, an...

Reception table at Terror Tower in Scarborough

Terror Tower

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you’ve ever wanted to experience what it would be like to live inside of a horror movie then visit Terror Tower! Brace yourself for this spine-chi...

Gardens at Scampston Hall & Walled Garden in Malton

Scampston Hall & Walled Garden

  • Malton
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Welcome to Scampston Hall & Walled Garden. There are no ropes or barriers here so explore the grounds, pack a picnic and enjoy! Take a guided tou...

Knight on horse at Scarborough Castle

Scarborough Castle

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Scarborough Castle started life as an Iron Age Fort, was occupied by the Romans, became a Viking settlement and reached its heyday under Henry II! No...

Paddling boats on lake in Peasholm Park in Scarborough

Peasholm Park

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Peasholm is a beautiful park; it has a tranquil lake on which people can hire boats of all sorts to enjoy the water at close quarters. Boats include...

Train by seaside at Scarborough North Bay Railway

North Bay Railway Scarborough

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

If your kids just love railway attractions, take them on a picturesque ride along the historic North Bay Railway! You’ll not only get to soak in the...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Scarborough North Bay

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Scarborough North Bay in Yorkshire is a great beach spot, and it has all the attractions of a seaside resort. This long stretch of golden sandy shore...

Boys on Mystery Treasure Trail

Filey Mystery Treasure Trail

  • Filey
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Calling all detectives! Young and old, amateur or expert - all of you are essential to breaking the Filey Mystery Treasure Trail. It’s a real doozy....

Giant water slide at Alpamare Water Park

Alpamare Water Park

  • Scarborough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Water Parks

Looking for a fun-filled day out with the family? Look no further than Alpamare Water Park in Scarborough with its fast and furious range of slides....

Family on Spy Mission Trail

Scarborough Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Ready, set, solve! The Scarborough Spy Mission Treasure Trail is packed with devilishly tricky clues and riddles to unpick - are you up to the challe...

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