Best Things To Do & Days Out In Cheshire

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 329 fun things to do in Cheshire for you and the family to discover. Finding the right Cheshire 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 Cheshire 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.

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All Ages Indoor Museum Caves and Mines

Peak District Lead Mining Museum

Peak District Lead Mining Museum, 196 S Parade, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NR

Things to do at Peak District Lead Mining Museum review The Peak District Lead Mining Museum is in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire. It is a mockup of a 1920s lead and fluorspar mine which is great for kids to safely explore and experiences how the miners worked in dangerous conditions....
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Matlock Bath Aquarium and Arcade

Matlock Bath Aquarium and Arcade, 110 N Parade, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, DE4 3NS

Things to do at Matlock Bath Aquarium and Arcade review The Matlock Bath Aquarium and Arcade is located on the main promenade road in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire. It is a Victorian museum with displays and fish. The aquarium houses over 50 species of fish. This includes their famous carp...
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Primary Toddlers Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

Playtopia Play Centre

Playtopia Play Centre, 17 Moderna Way, Mytholmroyd, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX7 5QQ

Things to do at Playtopia Play Centre review The Playtopia Play Centre is located in Mytholmroyd near Halifax, West Yorkshire. They are an indoor centre for children aged 0 to 12 years. They are currently taking advance bookings only. They are billed as Calderdale's No.1 indoor play centre. There...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Railway

Steeple Grange Light Railway

Steeple Grange Light Railway, The Engine House, Old Porter Ln, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4GE

Things to do at Steeple Grange Light Railway review The Steeple Grange Light Railway is located in Wirksworth, Derbyshire. It is a volunteer-operated 18-inch gauge line and it is built on the trackbed of the Killer's Branch of the old Cromford and High Peak Railway, now the High Peak...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Museum

Castle Hill and Victoria Tower

Castle Hill and Victoria Tower, Castle Hill Side, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6TB

Things to do at Castle Hill and Victoria Tower review Castle Hill and the Victorian Tower are located close to Huddersfield in West Yorkshire. The hilltop has seen been settled for at least 4,000 years. The scheduled monument on top of the hill comprises the remains of a...
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Teens Primary Tweens Outdoor Great Outdoors Sports Adventure

Underbank Activity Centre

Underbank Activity Centre, Oaks Ln, Stocksbridge, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S36 4GH

Things to do at Underbank Activity Centre review The Underbank Activity Centre, otherwise known as Peak Underbank Residential and Activity Centre is located in the Stocksbridge area of Sheffield, South Yorkshire. They are a family-friendly outdoor adventure centre. They are located on the shores of Underbank Reservoir just off the...
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Toddlers Tweens Primary Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

The Little Box Company Sowerby Bridge

The Little Box Company Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX6 3BT

Things to do at The Little Box Company Sowerby Bridge review The Little Box Company is located in Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire. They are a play centre for children up to the age of 12. They offer a variety of craft and messy play sessions for different age...
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All Ages Outdoor Free Great Outdoors Outdoor Fun

Hall Leys Park

Hall Leys Park, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3SX

Things to do at Hall Leys Park review Hall Leys Park is located in the centre of Matlock, Derbyshire. It is listed as one of the leading parks the UK has to offer and has a variety of family-friendly things to do. The park has received a number of...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Great Outdoors Outdoor Fun

Heights of Abraham

Heights of Abraham, Dale Rd, Matlock Bath, Derbyshire, DE4 3NT

Things to do at Heights of Abraham review The Heights of Abraham in Matlock Bath, Derbyshire are somewhere I have fond memories of visiting as a child. To me, it was so magical to step onboard their cable car and go high up the hill to what felt...
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Teens Tweens Primary Indoor Indoor Fun

Deception Escape Rooms

Deception Escape Rooms, 23 Firs Parade, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3AS

Things to do at Deception Escape Rooms review Deception Escape Rooms are located in Matlock, Derbyshire. They are mystery adventure escape rooms where you can play in teams of 2-6 people to see if you can escape your live game experience within 60 or 90 minutes. You can choose from...
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Toddlers Primary Indoor Indoor Fun Indoor Play Centres

Fizzy Lizzard Play Gym

Fizzy Lizzard Play Gym, Cathedral House, St Thomas' Rd, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 3LG

Things to do at Fizzy Lizzard Play Gym review Fizzy Lizards Play Gym is located on the outskirts of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. It is an indoor and outdoor activity centre and play gym for children under 8 years. Indoors there is a play frame with a double bumpy slide,...
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Playworld Huddersfield

Playworld Huddersfield, 152 Westbourne Rd, Marsh, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4LF

Things to do at Playworld Huddersfield review Playworld is located in the centre of Marsh near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. They are a fun-filled experience for all the family to enjoy. They are one of Yorkshire's biggest play centres. There is a 4 storey soft play gym with a ball...
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The Magical Forest Play Gym

The Magical Forest Play Gym, 25 St James's Rd, Marsh, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4QA

Things to do at The Magical Forest Play Gym review The Magical Forest Play Gym is located in Marsh near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. They have an indoor soft play area that provides a safe and secure environment for children. The centre is aimed at children aged 10 and...
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All Ages Outdoor Great Outdoors Outdoor Fun

Cliffe House Shepley

Cliffe House Shepley, 140 Lane Head Rd, Shepley, West Yorkshire, HD8 8DB

Things to do at Cliffe House Shepley review Cliffe House is located in Shepley near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire. It is home to a climbing wall, archery, little cooks kitchen, other outdoor activities and more. As well as hosting residential stays for schools they also run a variety of...
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Inflata Nation Huddersfield

Inflata Nation Huddersfield, Folly Hall Mills, St Thomas' Rd, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 3LT

Things to do at Inflata Nation Huddersfield review Inflata Nation Huddersfield, West Yorkshire is located on the outskirts of the city centre. It is an Inflatable theme park and it's great indoor fun for kids and even their adults. Your session starts with a safety briefing. Then...
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