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Best Things To Do Outdoors In Sheffield, South Yorkshire

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National Emergency Services Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Get hands-on with 200 years of emergency services history at the The National Emergency Services Museum! Step inside a real Victorian combined fire,...

Curious About Sheffield

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Curious About Sheffield gives an entertaining glimpse into what makes this fascinating Yorkshire city what it is today. Resident or just visiting you...

The Sheffield Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Sheffield Treasure Hunt Trail is a sure winner for aspiring spies or pirates in training. After cracking clues and working as a team, any gold do...

Weston Park Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Weston Park Museum boasts extensive collections in many areas including social, natural and global history, with a wealth of permanent and temporary...

Parkwood Karting

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Go Karting and Driving

Whizz through a 470 metre track of challenging corners and sizzling straights at Parkwood Karting , Sheffield. You can have the track all to yourselv...

Highfield Adventure Playground

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

For exciting outdoor fun Highfield Adventure Playground is the place to be! Kids will love the tunnel slide, wild zip wire and water pumps in the out...

Norfolk Heritage Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Norfolk Heritage Park has 30 Hectares of Green Flag Award Winning Victorian Park with playgrounds for under 8s and over 8s, lots of sports pitches, a...

Sheffield Botanical Gardens

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Sheffield Botanical Gardens is a green haven in the middle of the city with lots to see and enjoy. They are listed by English Heritage as a Grade II...



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Sheffield Manor Lodge

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Sheffield Manor Lodge Sheffield Manor Lodge is the last remains of what was once the Great Sheffield Deer Park. Today you can visit the Discovery Cen...

Adventure Now

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Go outdoors for an action-packed day with the family at Adventure Now and feel like a true warrior! Bow and arrow, or an axe, whatever weapon you’d l...

Endcliffe Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Endcliffe Park , located 2 miles southwest of Sheffield city centre, is a 15 hectare city park built to commemorate the Jubilee of Queen Victoria, th...

The Play Arena

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Play Arena The Play Arena has carefully considered the needs of children and their parents/carers and this shows in the excellent range of activi...

Wincobank Hill

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Wincobank Hill offers superb views over Sheffield and is made up of a mixture of heathland, woodland and open ground so there is plenty of space for...

Ecclesall Woods

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Ecclesall Woods are the largest semi natural woodland in South Yorkshire and are popular due to range of wildlife, plus the archaeological and histor...

Millhouses Park

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Millhouses Park can be found roughly 3 miles south west of Sheffield city centre, and offers 13 hectares of Green Flag Award wining parkland, with a...

Woolley Woods

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Woolley Wood has a great variety of trees, some of which are not native, so it is a great place for kids to compare and try to identify different spe...

Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Abbeydale Works was once the largest water-powered industrial site on the River Sheaf: a dedicated place of highly skilled metal working from 1697 to...

Magna Science Adventure Centre2.25 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Rotherham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

For a family day out with an extra spark, make sure to head down to Magna Science Adventure Centre! Get ready to explore over 100 of the wackiest int...

Wheata Woods

  • Sheffield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Wheata Woods is over 600 years old and full of history as well as wildlife. There are a number of bridlepaths and trails to follow plus the northern...

Boston Castle and Park

  • Rotherham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Originally built as a shooting lodge by the esteemed Earl of Effingham, Boston Castle is a 2 story cuboid building standing tall on one of Rotherham'...

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