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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Dewsbury

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 945 fun things to do in Dewsbury 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 – 697 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Dewsbury 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 Dewsbury 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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Kids on inflatable assault course in pool at Dewsbury Sports Centre

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...

Indoor soft play area at Rascals Childrens Soft Play Centre in Batley

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...

Serval animal at Ponderosa Zoo

Ponderosa Zoo 4 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...

Cars play area at the The Play Station

The Play Station

  • Ossett
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Play Station is a party venue where there is a wide range of different themed parties from balloon parties to Hannah Montana and football parties...

Painted bauble at Crafty Owls Pottery Cafe and Art Studio in Wakefield

Crafty Owls Pottery Cafe and Art Studio5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Crafty Owls ‘Paint your own Pottery cafe and Art Studio Crafty Owls offers something for everyone at our family friendly 'Paint your own Pottery' caf...

Wacky Warehouse Ship Inn

Wacky Warehouse Ship Inn

  • Mirfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The kids love soft play? Visit Wacky Warehouse - Ship Inn in Mirfield to discover a multi-level jungle-themed soft play structure, featuring tunnels,...

Soft play area at Krazy Kids Adventure World in Heckmondwike

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...

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park

Bagshaw Museum and Wilton Park4 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...

The soft play area at Adrenaline International Limited

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...

A family looking at a   treasure trail

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...

Rope Climber Maze at TAG X in Batley

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...

Bowl of ice cream at Charlottes in Dewsbury

Charlotte’s Jersey Ice Cream4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(4)

  • Dewsbury
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

This is one attraction that’s full of flavour and the free entry makes it very easy to swallow! Charlotte’s Jersey Ice Cream is the tasty combination...

A little boy on the phone with his family in an Escape Hunt

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...

Kids holding rocks at National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield

National Coal Mining Museum5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Wakefield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Go on an adventure 140m underground at the National Coal Mining Museum. It’ll give the family a chance to see a century old tradition usually hidden...

Wall art at Diddy Middys in Cleckheaton

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...

Cinema screen at Showcase Cinema

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...

Outside view of Oakwell Hall Country Park in Batley

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...

Kids on slide at Munchkins in Leeds

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...

Indoor soft play area at The Playbarn Bradford

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...

Eureka! The National Children's Museum

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

  • Halifax
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Eureka! The National Children’s Museum is for parents who want their children to be curious about the world around them. The UK’s only fully interact...

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