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Best Things To Do & Days Out In West Yorkshire

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 932 fun things to do in West Yorkshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Bradford, Huddersfield and Leeds. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 689 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire 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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Xscape Yorkshire

  • Castleford
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Xscape Yorkshire is an entertainment hotspot, offering everything you’ll need for an adventure, all under one roof. With activities from laser tag an...

Oakwell Hall Country Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Step back in time to the 1690s and post –English civil war at Oakwell Hall Country Park. This imposing, historical house is set in over 100 acres of...

The Playbarn Bradford1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bradford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Playbarn is a soft play centre housed alongside a shop, cafe and small outside petting corner whose residents include numerous guinea fowl, goats...

TAG X

  • Batley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Up for some action? TAG X is a real life gaming experience that will have you and the kids take on 3 different zones, filled with a variety of Ninja...

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park3.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park offers a fun, fascinating, and free day out for the family with plenty to discover. Bagshaw Museum, housed in an extra...

Showcase Cinema de Lux Leeds

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Step into Hollywood at Showcase Cinema de Lux Leeds, where there's a whopping 16 screens showing all the latest films, no matter what genre you’re in...

The Leeds Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Leeds
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Are you ready for an adventure? Join Toni Setter - local piano tuner - on the trail for a magical golden flute on The Leeds Treasure Hunt Trail. Capt...

Diddy Middys

  • Cleckheaton
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Diddy Middys is a fantastic family place to visit. We are a fully air conditioned play gym with lots of toys and games along with a great play struct...



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Krazy Kids Adventure World

  • Heckmondwike
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

At Krazy Kids Adventure World and Soft Play Centre we have 500 square metres of space that can be utilised for many types of occasion. We offer segre...

Escape Hunt Leeds

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Puzzles, fascinating stories and plenty of thrills await at Escape Hunt Leeds. With a choice of 4 electrifying escape room experiences to choose from...

Grass Hoppers at Tong Garden Centre

  • Bradford
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Looking for a good outdoor playground in Bradford? Grass Hoppers Outdoor Adventure Playground at Tong Garden Centre will keep your tots entertained f...

Adrenaline International Limited

  • Liversedge
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Looking for something all the kids will love? Look no further! At Adrenaline International Limited, your brood can bounce, play and game, and you can...

Eureka! The National Children's Museum4.333333333333333 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Halifax
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Want your kids to be curious about the world around them? Eureka! The National Children’s Museum is the right place for you!  The UK’s only full...

Ponderosa Zoo4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Batley
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Ponderosa Zoo has everything you could wish for, being home to over 120 animals and featuring multiple outdoor areas for your kids to discover. You...

Rascals Childrens Soft Play Centre

  • Batley
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Rascals offer a fun filled safe and clean environment for your little ones to play while you enjoy a well earned rest! They offer play facilities for...

Funsters Childrens Play

  • Bradford
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Funsters Childrens Play lay claim to one of the largest play areas in the region so all the modern soft play classic are there somewhere in splendid...

Munchkins

  • Leeds
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Munchkins has a 3 level play structure for adventurous children that includes all the classic elements the kids look forward to, including the bubbly...

LS-TEN Skatepark

  • Leeds
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Section 1 Big Street The main section of the park, which features an array of driveways, quarter pipes, blocks, flat banks and hips. Some of the favo...

Richard Dunn Sports Centre

  • Bradford
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Richard Dunn Sports Centre's Jungle Adventure Pool features include a 25m leisure pool with Cobra black hole waterslide and Zambezee tyre ride! Thril...

Dewsbury Sports Centre

  • Dewsbury
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Dewsbury Sports Centre, run by Kirklees Active Leisure (KAL), is located a 5 minute walk away from Dewsbury Bus Station and 10 minute's walk from Dew...

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