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    Places to go and things to do with your baby, toddler, children and family LOCAL to you.

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    25 June 2017

    This is in the Old Market square and offers views over the tops of buildings. Unfortuantely the day that we were due to go on it it was cloudy and misty. So another time for us. It is temporary, but the date that it is due to come down has been extended. Currently up until 6th April. Visitors wit...

    Here at the Arena Sports Centre, we try to provide a broad range of activities for children from pre-school through to late teens. For those who do enjoy their sports we have a huge variety of swimming classes based in our 25 metre indoor swimming pool - with our very successful group lessons fo...

    All Things Wild Nature Centre provides a fun, interactive and educational environment for everyone to get back to nature! All Things Wild opened in March 2012 with the aim of providing an all-weather, year round family attraction and allow people of all ages to enjoy the amazing things that natur...

    The air conditioned AMF Hollywood Bowl Bracknell has 28 lanes of this totally classic all weather activity that is fun for all age ranges! Disarmingly simple but quietly addictive to play, tenpin bowling is something that even the youngest of the party stands a fighting chance at - especially wh...

    Go back in time and watch the Severn Valley Railway trains steam across the hill from one of the magnificent signposted walks. The garden provides the ideal day out for you and your family, a dream escape from the bustle of everyday life. The Arboretum offers plenty to do for all ages from the It...

    NEW FOR 2017 come and explore a new interest or skill, or just have fun with art. Each Art at Amberley will explore a different skill. Additional costs may apply. Pre-booking is advised as you are guaranteed your space on the day and you also will receive a reduced entrance price. Each person that ...

    Avebury Stone Circle, a World Heritage site set in the pretty village of Avebury, and the largest prehistoric stone circle in the world! It was excavated by millionaire archaeologist Alexander Keiller, in the 1930s, and there is a museum there bearing his name. The museum is divided into 2 parts,...

    Avoncroft Museum is home to over 30 different buildings and structures which have been rescued and re-built in rural Worcestershire. The Museum is spread over 19 acres of beautiful Worcestershire countryside and includes a wildflower meadow, period gardens, a traditional cider and perry orchard a...

    LEARN ‘BABY MASSAGE’ THROUGH THE ORIGINAL AND LONGEST RUNNING WORLDWIDE TRAINING PROGRAMME – The International Association of Infant Massage.

    Please visit my new dedicated Baby Massage website for details….www.bathbabymassage.co.uk
    Courses run throughout the year - See website for full details.

    Babies love swimming! Babies have a real affinity with water, and because they’ve spent 9 months floating in the womb, being in warm water feels much more familiar to them than being on dry land. However, this early confidence usually diminishes with time, and can even turn to fear. That’s on...

    Baskervilles is a family-founded organisation providing gymnastics and fitness for the whole family, from baby and toddler classes to competition standard gymnastics. We also run classes in our fully equipped Fitness Suite – we really do cater for everyone! Classes run on; Mondays, Tuesdays, ...

    The perfect zoo for little ones
    A magical place for children in the heart of Battersea Park.
    Watch animals up close and explore the large sandpit, diggers, fort, life-sized tractor and fire engine.

    Winter 10.00am – 4.30pm or dusk (Closed Christmas & Boxing Day)
    Summer 10.00am - 5.30pm

    Beatons Tearoom & Bookshop is a small, elegant and friendly tearoom first established in Tisbury, Wiltshire, inspired by the elegance and style of Cecil Beaton. Perfect for you and your little one to have a break from shopping.

    Mon to Fri 9am – 5pm
    Saturdays 8.45am – 5pm
    Sundays 10am – 4pm

    The Birmingham Botanical Gardens offers something for everyone, be it one of our four stunning glasshouses showing tropical rainforest to arid desert, beautiful gardens, playground, tearoom or our gift shop. The Gardens are open every day except Christmas Day and Boxing Day from 10.00 am. Clos...

    Our award-winning corner of the West Midlands is now one of the finest and largest open-air museums in the United Kingdom. After very humble beginnings, a bright idea and 40 years of inspiration, this is twenty six acres worth exploring. Day Trips for coaches, schools and just everyone who has an i...

    Book Magic - for fun with children and families - term time only, but check out what other activities Nuneaton are holding throughout the year!

    Book Magic
    Fun with stories and children!

    Discover the wonders of the deep in the heart of the city and explore more than 40 naturally-themed displays that are home to thousands of amazing aquatic creatures including tropical sharks, rays, seahorses, puffer fish, piranhas and so much more. We’re also the only aquarium in the UK to featur...

    Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery houses a huge and exciting range of mysterious objects to fascinate and educate, from glorious sea dinosaurs to magnificent art! A visit to the region's largest museum and art gallery is guaranteed to inspire you. Curiosity is the under 7s area: younger visitors ...

    The perfect day out for all the family…With a combination of great activities, animals and both indoor and outdoor play areas Broomey Croft Farm is the perfect all-weather day out for all the family. For the perfect day out in the countryside Broomey Croft Farm has plenty of things to do including a...

    Clowntown is the largest and most popular children play and activity centre in Finchley North London. In the past few years we have improved our venue, our menu and we have recently built a 5D cinema room catering for up to 6 children at a time with a range of short films. We are open 7 days a...

    Clubbercise® - simple, fun dance fitness routines using glow sticks to club anthems from 90's classics to the latest chart hits taught in a darkened room with disco lights. Because of the high and low impact options Clubbercise dance fitness classes are great if you’re a beginner or if you’re al...

    A charming local nature reserve supporting a wide variety of flora and fauna and known locally as Bluebell Wood. An interesting geological feature is the large impressive hollow said to have been gouged out of the terrain by a glacier in the last ice age, a whopping 15,000 years ago! Open all yea...

    Our Park is rich in history and has a multitude of activities for you to enjoy and explore throughout the year whatever the weather. Also visit exhibitions, talks and workshops - inside and out! Fun and learning for all ages. Tuesday – Sunday Closed Mondays Open from 10.30am Gallery open...

    Cotswold Farm Park is passionate about protecting rare breeds of farm animals and promoting a sustainable and authentic farming approach. Families can enjoy the daily farming demonstrations that teach you all about the types of jobs you do on a working farm, from sheep shearing to milking, and th...

    Located in the picturesque village of Bourton on the Water which makes a great day out with the kids or break in the Cotswolds, the Cotswold Motoring Museum is a truly fascinating journey through the 20th Century. The Motoring Museum is overflowing with vintage car collections, classic cars and m...

    The Cotswold Water Park is an area of about 40 square miles, featuring more than 150 lakes, set across the countryside crossing borders at Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and West Oxfordshire: why not plan a hike and time it so they can tell school they walked between 3 counties in however many minutes? ...

    Crazy Kiln is mobile Pottery Painting Studio offering an independent, friendly and flexible service. We come to you, wherever you are, within a radius of 25 miles of either Leamington or Kenilworth. We also run pop up sessions at local venues within the same area. Crazy Kiln specialises in beau...

    We are a brand new and adventurous indoor soft play centre, and we are located on Brookside road Ruddington. We are a family run business and we have tried our best to use local business to help create our play centre. There are lots of exciting things for the children to do, there are 3 levels o...

    A zoo and a theme park mixed together with some staunch family favourites such as Thomas the Tank Engine and Ben 10 is what you get at Drayton Manor. This award winning attraction features thrill rides such as G-force, Apocalypse – the world’s first stand up drop tower ride, Pandemonium – get thr...

    The Herbert's famous early year's play space for families returns with A Very Viking Voyage! Journey into a world of possibilities where the sea glistens, fires crackle and a world of wonder awaits ready to inspire young imaginations. At busy times you may be asked to wait. Group bookings a...

    We are a pottery painting and arts studio offering a range of fun and creative activities for the whole family. Based in Mill Hill, we are conveniently located for visitors who want to paint pottery in London and have customers from all around North London. Opening Hours Monday – Closed (exce...

    Bring your little one along to the BProFIT classes and let us help you get into the condition you want to be.
    Please visit BProFIT website for class details, dates & times

    Bristol's largest and only dedicated Painting Pottery Café (also sometimes known as a ceramic cafe or ceramic studio) is located off the Clifton Triangle (South) Over 100 items to choose from Items professionally glazed and fired Collect within a week, and keep a lifetime! Monday...

    The friendly Four Ashes Crazy Golf Area provides fun for all the family! For those with younger kids there are 12 holes of crazy putting with kinks, corners and always the chance of a hole in one! The rest of the facility includes a 28 flood light driving range with 3 PGA Qualified Golf Professiona...

    Gambado offers children the chance to play, learn, explore and party in some of the most exciting indoor play venues in the world. Our venues have been superbly designed to cater for all ages and are packed full of variety and innovation to ensure that no two trips are the same! Bring the chil...

    Gheluvelt Park is a fun and free place to take the kids, with a variety of things to do and see. t straddles Barbourne brook, plus it is close the river Severn, so there is plenty of wildlife to look out for including kingfishers, mute swans, grey squirrels and more. There is also a large pond with ...

    Set in the beautiful Swinley Forest, the Go Ape Bracknell site is home to 3 fantastic adventures. Swing from the tree top canopies on the Tree Top Adventure course, with 5 sections and a total of 35 fun-tastic crossings, complete with one of the only Double Tarzan Swings in the UK! February to...

    We offer 10 miles of heritage railway running through the beautiful scenery of South Nottinghamshire and North-West Leicestershire. Services are pulled by heritage Steam and Diesel locomotives, re-creating the experience of train travel from a time when it was more than just a means to get from one...

    THE HOUSE: There are a host of rooms for you to explore on the ground and first floor. Highlights include the striking dining room which is home to a large collection of family portraits as well as the family silver, and the Hercules suite of rooms which also boasts the best view across the gardens....

    Haystacks Play Barn is a small but fun activity centre that is located only 5 minutes away from Birmingham International Airport, so it is within easy reach from a number of areas. There are a number of different activities to keep the kids amused here, including a farm themed play frame, enclosed ...

    Culture Coventry offers inspiring and welcoming activities where the diverse communities of our city can explore and celebrate culture and identity. Building sustainable and authentic relationships with our audience and the people we work with. Through a vibrant, innovative programme we create an...

    High Elms Country Park is an extensive 250-acre public park on the North Downs in Farnborough in the London Borough of Bromley. It is a Local Nature Reserve, and together with the neighbouring Downe Bank, a Site of Special Scientific Interest

    Open every day

    Horsham Superbowl offers a fun-packed family day out for the whole family with bowling and LaserQuest. Tenpin bowling is a classic all weather family activity that can be enjoyed by all age ranges! Simple but addictive to play, even the youngest of the party stands a fighting chance when you use the...

    At Huxleys Birds of Prey Centre they have a wide range of birds from hawks to eagles, falcons to owls, and vultures to kites! They have around 70 birds in total all waiting to see you. They even have a few character birds such as Coco the Crested Caracara, Reaper the Raven and Sydney the Laughing...

    Hypnobirthing is a new and natural approach to safe, relaxed and comfortable birthing. Our hypnobirthing classes prepare you with the knowledge, confidence and tools, empowering you to have the right birth for you.
    Classes run through the year - See website for full details

    Ironbridge is a super place to visit and stay. There is so much to do with families & schools. Blist Hill Victorian village is a blast - literally, due to the furnaces, fish n chips and fair ground! Fun, Fun, Fun!! to be had by all. The surrounding museums and sites of interest are numerous and ...

    Jump In Trampoline Arena has something for everyone, with activities suited for kids and adults alike!

    Mon-Thurs: 10am - 9pm
    Fri: 10am - 10pm
    Sat-Sun: 9am-9pm

    The beauty of JumpInGym is you get to supervise in comfort, while they get to enjoy their own mini workout, learn new skills (social, risk taking, co-ordination, communication) and have heaps of fun in a super safe secure fun environment. It’s never too early to introduce your little ones to a healt...

    Just play is the all-new indoor soft play centre in Great Barr with a multi-tiered soft play centre with slides, ramps and lots of fun!

    We also have separate, dedicated areas for babies, toddlers and juniors.

    K2 Crawley offers loads of fun ways to get active whatever your age or ability level. Facilities include a 12 badminton court hall, an 8 lane floodlit athletics stadium, a floodlit all weather pitch for 5 a side football, hockey and tennis, a 12m high climbing rock, a Gymnastics Hall, 2 indoor bowls...

    The vast yet friendlyKidwells Park's latest feature, The Waterfall, features a bridge, ornamental planting and is lit up at night! It's an enchanting little stop on the way through, but there's actually plenty to do here aside from that. Facilities include the spacious children's play area with p...

    Kingdom Come play centre is a soft play indoor centre and party venue for children aged 0 - 12 years. We're conveniently located on the edge of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire, with plenty of space for parking. It's a safe and fun place for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and primary-aged children t...

    Look and feel a better you No men, no mirrors Ladies only wellbeing and fitness centre 30 minute cardio and resistance circuit workout Private monthly weigh and measure Clarity4Food expert nutritional plans and advice Non-intimidating environment Range of wellbeing treatments extra to your ...

    At Hayes Hill Farm you can meet a variety of exciting animals, including Tallulah and Barbara the pigs, Ella and Eve the goats, mice, snails, rabbits, and even Newton the bearded dragon. After an activity packed day with all the animals, time out to play can be taken in the tractor barn, where there...

    Lego lovers young and old will be blown away by a major exhibition coming to Wolverhampton Art Gallery this spring. Three galleries will be filled with Warren Elsmore’s amazing Brick Wonders exhibition, which opens just in time for the Easter holidays. Using thousands and thousands of pieces of th...

    Liberty Leisure is a brand new state of the art Health & Fitness Centre located in Wychbold in the Heart of the Worcestershire Countryside, being close to Bromsgrove, Droitwich, and with easy access from the surrounding area From fully equipped gyms, including a female only gym, to fitness classes,...

    These life saving skills and submersion classes are aimed at babies from 4 weeks to 18 months old. Stimulating activities and fun exercises are incorporated within the structured classes that you and your baby will enjoy. Babies who start swimming at a young age are shown to be more independent, ...

    Enjoy the natural beauty of the tranquil lake, rolling lawns and woodlands before heading for some fun in the playground! With colourful, state-of-the-art play and climbing equipment suitable for children of all ages, there's lots of fun to be had climbing, swinging and sliding. The Georgian orna...

    Discover the childhood home of Shakespeare’s mother. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of a working Tudor farm on a fantastic family day out at Mary Arden’s Farm. Meet the Tudors who run the farm just as Shakespeare’s mother would have done, watch craft and falconry demonstrations and explore...

    Meet a Mermaid!
    Saturdays & Sundays during May Half term and every weekend in June!
    There's so much hands on family fun this May Half term - whatever the weather! The Aquarium is open every day and kids under 3 go FREE!

    3 levels of fantastic fun for babies, toddlers and juniors open Monday - Friday 9.30am - 5.30am, Saturday 9.30am - 5.30pm and Sunday 10.30am - 5pm

    A vibrant museum and art gallery housing collections of silver, glass, armour and paintings, plus fifteen centuries of Nottingham history which are brought to life through stories and interactive displays. One of the museum's start attractions is the Felix Joseph collection of 18th century Wedgwoo...

    Nottingham Industrial Museum is located in the 17th century stables block of Wollaton Hall, on the western edge of Nottingham. The museum is run entirely by volunteers, and is open Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays. The museum contains a unique collection of working steam and diesel engines as we...

    Paint The Town is an exciting pottery painting cafe based in Southgate, North London. We are open 6 days a week where you can pop in at your leisure and paint some of the amazing unglazed pieces of pottery we have available. We will then glaze and fire your personalised masterpiece and have it ready...

    Attention adventure golfers . . . get ready to set sail for our new site at Cheshire Oaks. Seek us out at the Coliseum Leisure Park where we've got two 18 hole adventure golf courses spanning 13,000 sq/ft of adventure golfing paradise. On the Coral Cove course, explorers will tee-off at the port...

    Poolside Manor strives to cater for all ages and abilities, and thereby offers very popular parent and toddler lessons for babies and children aged below three. These sessions are hosted by very experienced teachers who lead the sessions from in the water. We believe fervently in the value of these ...

    Village Ceramics is a great a place to take the kids to get crafty, as we are open 7 days a week and have so many different activities to choose from! We have regular 'Pay as you paint' sessions, Arty Crafty kids club, and holiday camp, Clay Play workshops, our regular Kids Academy, and lots more...

    Come along to our weekly Penguin Club and enjoy a great introduction to skating! With lots of fun and games on the ice, it's perfect for parents with toddlers aged between 18mths - 5 yrs. Most Sundays 10.00 - 11.00 ICE PENGUIN weekly skating lessons also available Please contact Planet Ice...

    Open daily 10am - 5.30pm - March - November
    Piglets Advernture Farm offers a fantastic family fun day our with loads of attractions, exciting events and cute animals.
    PLease check out the website for any special events!

    Pirate's is the best play, party and laser centre in Nottingham. We can be found off Hucknall Road, at the bottom of Kelham Drive.

    Open 7 days a week: 9:30 - 18:00

    Our brand new play area has been newly installed by a soft play specialist company. It is bright and with the addition of new lighting is dazzling and quite impressive. It is smaller than the other play centres in the area, catering for more of a niche market (younger children from approximately 2...

    The Planet Happy team supervise the play equipment and help maximize your children’s enjoyment of the play experience, they are not however a replacement for parental supervision. Parents/Guardians should note that every consideration has been given for the safety of the children using the play cent...

    There is something for everyone at Planet Ice Milton Keynes - public skating, weekly disco sessions with live DJ, parent & toddler sessions, courses that teach a wide variety of winter sports and disciplines (including figure skating, ice dancing, ice hockey & speed skating), ice hockey matches & tr...

    Each of our studios strive to offer the ultimate pottery café painting experience, with enthusiastic studio assistants always on hand to offer expert advice and guidance. Our members of staff are also trained baristas and will be able to offer you expertly made coffee and tea, as well as a range of ...

    The ultimate fun-filled experience for all the family. Set within 40 acres of rolling Somerset countryside, our family run adventure park allows you to explore, learn, have great fun and is full of things to do near Weston-super-Mare. Awarded the Quality Rose Marque for the third year runni...

    Listen out for the rat-a-tat in the children's library. Storytime is about to begin...

    No booking necessary, just turn up and join in for free.

    Every Saturday & Sunday, 11am and 3pm

    Thinking of something fun to do with your children? Bring them along to do some pottery painting here at Razzle Dazzle. We have so many things to choose from its impossible to list them all. Mon – Closed Tues – 10:00 – 5:30 Weds – 10:00 – 5:30 Thurs – 10:00 – 5:30 Fri – 10:00 – 5:30 Sat – 10...

    Our Remarkable Reptiles area also offer visitors the chance to get up close to and interact with our friendly reptile residents – snakes and bearded dragons -providing a great opportunity to overcome any fears!

    Open from 10am to 4pm

    Riverside Gardens and Play Area offers a family cafe, crazy golf and a range of sturdy, multi age suited children's play equipment as well as natural green space for them to run around in. Bring your frisbee! The adventure play facilities on offer here include 3 differing climbing play structures...

    Everyone has probably heard of Robin Hood who stole from the rich to help the poor and lived an outlaw in Sherwood Forest. His band of men included Little John, Friar Tuck, Will Scarlett, Maid Marian, Alan a Dale and others. His arch enemy was the Sheriff of Nottingham. Inside the castle walls...

    Come for a flying visit and stay the day. Why not fuel your imagination and get the entire family working together exploring the Royal Air Force Museum and the fun side of flight? Visit the Museum's Battle of Britain Hall and get up close a personal to aircraft that flew in the Battle itself. Othe...

    SeaQuarium Weston is situated on it's own unique pier on Weston-super-Mare seafront. The aquarium showcases a range of freshwater, marine and tropical species from around the world in 10 different zones. There are over 30 exhibits including a Tropical Reef Zone with Puffer Fish, Rainforest River Zon...

    A great place to have some fun!
    If you enjoy fitness, sports or a swim – come and visit SJD Leisure Centre. The centre is open for community use during the daytime and evenings and we’d love to see you

    Small Breeds Farm and Owl Centre is a magical place for your family to go and experience the company of many rare and miniature animals, birds and all sorts of owls from all over the world! Kids will be amazed at the variety between differing types of owl, pleased by the cute and cuddly specimens an...

    A magical area for children to explore Our Soft Play area is a fun and vibrant facility where children can used a variety of interactive equipment including the bouncy castle, ride-on cars, jungle animals and more. With a fully sprung floor and cushioned play toys, your child is sure to enjoy the...

    Solihull Music School has a lesson to suit you.
    With classes 7 days a week, for adults and children, anyone can start to benefit from the pleasures of making music.

    Just one hour a week is all it takes to make a start
    Why not sign up for a taster lesson at Solihull Music School online now

    Throughout the year, a variety of events showcase the South Downs’ many attractions. The natural bounty of the National Park is celebrated at weekly farmers markets, seasonal harvest festivals and – for those with stronger constitutions – the annual Chilli Fiesta at West Dean, where DJs and dancers ...

    Southwater Country Park offers 90 acres (36 ha) of level surfaced paths which provide an easy-going lakeside walk plus a selection of outdoor activities including an adventure-style play area, orienteering course, and tuition in canoeing and sailing. The park also includes a beautiful wildlife ar...

    There is so much to see here at Brunel's ss Great Britain in Bristol. Be sure to head beneath the glass sea, walk the ss Great Britain's history in the Dockyard Museum and step onto the ship itself. Alive with sights, sounds and even smells, prepare to set sail on the most extraordinary time machine...

    STEAM is a great day out for the whole family!

    Follow the incredible story of the GWR through lots of imaginative displays and plenty of hands-on exhibits. Build a bridge and shunt wagons.

    Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

    Closed 24, 25 and 26 December and 1 January.

    Stepney City Farm is a four-acre working farm and Rural Arts Centre in the heart of East London with lots of fun and friendly animals: cattle, chickens, donkeys, ducks, ferrets, guinea pigs, goats, pigs, rabbits, and sheep.

    Tuesday to Sunday 10am to 4pm Free Entry!

    Free to visit and open every day, great for families. You can come along to feed and pet our animals, enjoy the sights and smells of our fruit, vegetable and herb gardens, or take a nature walk where you can see a wide variety of birds and butterflies. Even more in the new Aviary, too! Kids can pla...

    Storyhouse is Chester’s brand new cultural centre: theatre, cinema, library, studio theatre, restaurant, and bar housed in a rejuvenated 1930s art deco Odeon cinema building.
    There is always somting on or to do at The Storyhouse

    See website for events and times.

    Come rain or shine enjoy the unique pleasure of discovering hundreds of the world's most spectacular and beautiful butterflies flying in an exotic environment of tropical blossom with splashing waterfalls and fish-filled pools.

    Studley Grange Craft Village and Butterfly World has 2 attractions at one venue so there is plenty to do and see with the kids. There are loads of craft units with a great variety of handmade items from chocolate, to photography to toys. Get inspired and then have a go yourself at activities such a...

    Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty between Cheltenham and Broadway in the Cotswolds Sudeley Castle and Gardens is perfect for a day of exploring with all the family! Have lots of fun scaling the huge wooden fort and flying down the zip wire in the adventure playground, or see if you...

    Interactive storytelling in the magical story den. Join in or unwind in the Café Bar with a latte and the Sunday papers, while your little ones get involved in telling stories from all over the world. Age guidance 4 – 7 years.

    At the Swindon and Cricklade Steam Railway ride upon a fully functioning locomotive. The railway's passenger line offers a round trip of just over 4 miles, ideal jaunt length for kids of all ages! The site also houses a selection of historic rolling stock and steam engines so your genuine chuff head...

    Fun soft play venue

    Open every day 10am - 6pm

    Please contact venue for more details and ad hoc closures dates

    Comprising three auditoria, the Main House, Ustinov Studio and the egg theatre for children and young people, a wonderfully varied programme of top quality entertainment is on offer all year round.
    See website for what on and details of the shows

    Family-friendly shopping for all the family.
    The Galleries, is a shopping mall situated in the Broadmead shopping centre in Bristol city centre,

    Our woodland trail based on the much loved children's book, The Gruffalo. Back by popular demand, wander with the famous mouse as he makes his journey through the woodland, meeting the various animals along the way. Discover how he gets out of some tricky situations and enjoy the brilliant story...

    There are plenty of fun things for families to do when you visit the Herbert. Hands on experiences, dressing up, touch screen interactives, story baskets and trails will all make sure you have an enjoyable and memorable day. See website for Family events Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm S...

    Exhibitions suitable for all the family. We believe enjoyment of the arts changes people’s lives. Our aim is to encourage this enjoyment by; *caring for, understanding, developing, displaying and interpreting our collection, building and site *reaching as wide a public as possible by providing ...

    The Jolly Jungle adventure zone has a soft play area, a huge ball pit and the highest safe slide for miles around! It’s perfect for birthday parties or just a great place for toddlers and children up to 148cm tall to let off some steam on the bright, clean and colourful equipment. It's full of clas...

    Come to visit the workshop in Cheltenham where you can choose any piece of pottery from our fabulous range of over 200 items. You’ll be amazed by the magic of painted pottery!

    Monday to Saturday: 10am - 5.30pm
    Sunday: 11am - 5pm (winter) / 11am - 4pm (summer)

    Bristol's largest and only dedicated Painting Pottery Café (also sometimes known as a ceramic cafe or ceramic studio) is located off the Clifton Triangle
    Please visit their website for full opening times and details

    The Play Centre at Edmonton Leisure is a bright and colourful adventure soft play facility which offers a safe environment where your children can play, explore, make friends and get loads and loads of exercise. It's a colourful double level main frame with sports arena, containing all the classic ...

    PlayFarm is an indoor soft play centre, on the edge of central Cheltenham, set up by parents, for parents with toddlers and young children. PlayFarm was founded in 2010 by local parents with a mission to provide young children with a safe, clean and friendly environment to have fun…..while the pa...

    Swimming lessons suitable from birth.

    At The Pulse Dursley our Learn to Swim Programme is suitable for children from birth until they are of a competent swimming ability. Lessons are available 7 days a week, either after school or weekends.

    See our website for full details

    ''Show Stopping-Decade Hopping Saturday 24th June 3.15pm and 5.30pm Sunday 25th June 3.00pm and 5.30pm All tickets £8.50 'The Rebecca Marie Academy of Dance present ''Show Stopping-Decade Hopping", taking you on a journey through the eras of music and dance styles with our super talented cast...

    Visit Britain's tallest sculpture and the brand new Slide at The ArcelorMittal Orbit and explore London from a different view point on your visit to the big city! With fun for all the family, your experience will begin by being whisked 80m up to the viewing platform where you'll enjoy panoramic vie...

    Award-winning theatre for all ages, in our intimate, welcoming Bristol theatre.
    Please visit www.tobaccofactorytheatres.com for full programme details

    The Victoria Art Gallery provides a range of activities for all ages. Take a look at what we have to offer.
    See Website for what on and full details.

    Babies love swimming! Babies have a real affinity with water, and because they’ve spent 9 months floating in the womb, being in warm water feels much more familiar to them than being on dry land. However, this early confidence usually diminishes with time, and can even turn to fear. That’s one of t...

    We take babies from birth – and you’ll be astonished by what they can achieve! They’ll have great fun while all the time building their confidence and independence in the water
    Various classes for 0 to 5 year olds.
    See website for details

    Baby swimming with Water Babies is an exciting, enriching experience for both you and your little one. Not only does it teach vital life skills, but it also enhances the way babies and toddlers learn other skills, too. No one else reaches our high standards of professionalism, and no one else works ...

    Welcome to White Post Farm - one of the East Midlands most popular tourist attractions. For 20 years we’ve been entertaining millions of kids and adults, giving them the chance to get up close to thousands of friendly animals, like chicks, llamas, rabbits, cows and pigs. The farm’s open every day ...

    Windsor Castle, the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world, is one of the official residences of Her Majesty The Queen. The castle’s dramatic site encapsulates 900 years of British history and its 13 acres of land is packed full of exciting things to see; as well as a royal palace you’ll...

    he Royal Landscape is a great place to take the kids for a day out. Fancy a walk? There are two gardens to explore, plus Virginia Water, which used to be the largest body of water in Britain and has plenty of wildlife to look out for, plus it is the site of a Chinese fishing temple. The Landscape i...

    Wings Museum is a really good place for the kids to find out what it was like during the second World War and involves plenty of sensory elements as well as the education. It's not too harrowing but doesn't glorify the war, casting a great balance for a family visit and ideal for backing up school w...

    Woods Mill Nature Reserve is an excellent place to take the kids for a walk through mixed habitats plus visit the Sussex Wildlife Trust environmental education centre. There is something for the kids to see here, no matter what time of year you visit so it is a great place for to explore. There a...

    Worcester Cathedral has lots to offer throughout the year.

    Please visit the website to find out about services, events for the family visits, tours and much much more.

    Open every day 7:30am to 6:00pm
    Entry is Free

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