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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Huddersfield

 Struggling to find family days out ideas? We've got some of the best things to do in Huddersfield listed right here!

Escape the hustle and bustle of the city with a family walk at Beaumont Park or enjoy a day at Cliffe House, a 10-acre area covered in beautiful gardens, where kids can go on woodland adventures,build dens and learn bush craft skills.Did we mention there’s an EPIC wooden playground there?

Get outside and explore the Green Flag award-winning Greenhead Park, it’s located right in the city centre and features multiple play areas for the kids, with picnic tables nearby. What more do you need for a relaxing family day out? 

If the weather isn’t great, there are plenty of cool indoor attractions in Huddersfield; our favourite being Huddersfield Leisure Centre Splash Park. It’s one of the best indoor water parks in the UK

That’s not all - you can bounce the worries away at Dare 2 Air trampoline park, or let the kids blow off steam at The Zone Huddersfield, a massive indoor soft play centre with a cosy cafe for the adults. The choice is yours!

Find your perfect day out

Obstacle game at Dare 2 Air in Huddersfield

Dare 2 Air

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Trampoline Parks

Ready for some inflatable fun? Dare 2 Air is a huge inflatable theme park (the size of a full sports hall!) with 8 different zones which offer heaps...

Families swimming at Huddersfield Leisure Centre Splash Park

Huddersfield Leisure Centre Splash Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

For a splashtastic day out, look no further than Huddersfield Leisure Centre Splash Park. Whether sliding or swimming, there’s plenty to keep little...

Kids rock climbing at Huddersfield Climbing Centre

Huddersfield Climbing Centre

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

Get Climbing! Huddersfield Climbing Centre is Yorkshire's most exciting climbing attraction! Part of the brand new Huddersfield Leisure Centre in Spr...

Soft play ball pit at Fizzy Lizard in Huddersfield

Fizzy Lizard

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

THe aptly named Fizzy Lizard is split into two areas for age appropriateness, the Junior section which has fun features like a double bumpy slide wit...

The Zone Huddersfield

The Zone Huddersfield

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Head on down to The Zone with your little ones and spend the day getting active whilst still having tonnes of fun. Climb and scramble your way up the...

Lake at Greenhead Park in Huddersfield

Greenhead Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Greenhead Park is a Green Flag award winning park close to Huddersfield Town Centre that has been open since 1884 and is still a popular place to get...

Laser room at LaserZone Huddersfield

LaserZone Huddersfield

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Laser Tag

Lock, load and laser! The gun slinging, high-octane adventure has arrived in Huddersfield at LazerZone. It’s one of the largest lasertag centres in t...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Huddersfield

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

From Toy Story to Star Wars, the cinema has always been at the heart of family fun. Make some new movie memories at ODEON Huddersfield. With 9 screen...

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...

Outside view of Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park in Huddersfield

Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Tolson Museum and Ravensknowle Park is great for a fascinating and fun day out, with plenty for everyone to enjoy, and it's free to visit! The museum...

Indoor soft play frame at Playworld Huddersfield

Playworld Huddersfield3 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Playworld Huddersfield features an awesome 4 storey soft play gym plus an indoor roller skating rink. Open 6 days a week Playworld offers fantastic f...

Castle Hill and Victoria Tower

Castle Hill and Victoria Tower

  • Huddersfield
  • Outdoor
  • Landmarks

Perfect weather for a walk? Pack up your picnic bags, load the kids into the car and head out to Castle Hill. The climb is a bit steep but the views...

Steps at Beaumont Park in Huddersfield

Beaumont Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Beaumont Park is a stunning Victorian park with ornate features, cascades, grottos, steep cliffs and picturesque woodland walks for all the family, s...

Wacky Warehouse High Park

Wacky Warehouse High Park

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Take a walk on the wacky side at Wacky Warehouse High Park. Slides, ball pools and bundles more fun mean it's always a winner with families. Kids und...

Outside view of Colne Valley Museum in Huddersfield

Colne Valley Museum

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Colne Valley Museum is an 1850s revival exhibit and features a recreated period kitchen and other historical elements that add great atmosphere to th...

Soft play area at The Fun Factory Huddersfield

The Fun Factory Huddersfield

  • Huddersfield
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Fun Factory has a play structure for children to climb and explore, toys and games, a bouncy castle and smaller climbing structures for the young...

Main hall of Rex Cinema in Elland

Rex Cinema

  • Elland
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

A trip to the Rex Cinema is like a trip back in time! The authentic ticket booth a nostalgic treat for you guys while even young kids will recognise...

Climbing walls at ROKT Climbing Gym in Brighouse

ROKT Climbing Gym

  • Brighouse
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

At ROKT Climbing Gym there's climbing fun for everyone at ROKT Climbing Gym. For families with children aged 5+, they recommend the ROKT Taster Sessi...

Indoor soft play frame and cafe area at Woodlands Play Gym in Meltham

Woodlands Play Gym

  • Meltham
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Woodlands Play Gym has been specifically designed to cater for smalls up to 6 years old. There is a good range of equipment such as baby and toddler...

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...

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