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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Ironbridge Gorge Museums

Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Coach Road, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7DQ

Things to do Ironbridge Gorge Museums review Ironbridge Gorge Museums is actually 10 different tourist attractions. At these attractions, you can step back in time and marvel at the achievements of the real British entrepreneurs. Each of the British History Museums reflects a slice of the history of...
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Ecclesbourne Valley Railway

Ecclesbourne Valley Railway, Unit 1, Wirksworth Station, Coldwell St, Wirksworth, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4FB

Things to do at Ecclesbourne Valley Railway review Ecclesbourne Valley Railway is in Wirksworth, Derbyshire. The railway station dates back to 1867 and today it is used for historic steam train rides plus a museum. The line itself is 9 miles long and the service operates between Wirksworth and...
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Enginuity Museum

Enginuity Museum, 10 Wellington Rd, Coalbrookdale, Telford, Shropshire, TF8 7DX

Things to do at Enginuity Museum review Enginuity Museum is part of the Ironbridge collection of museums and is located in Coalbrookdale, Shropshire. It is a fun science and engineering museum, especially for kids. It's a great place for your kids to find out more about the way things work....
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Matlock Farm Park

Matlock Farm Park, Jaggers Ln, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 5LH

Things to do at Matlock Farm Park review Just outside the Peak District, Matlock Farm Park is a fantastic day out for little ones, and one of the top things to do in Matlock. Despite being located in livestock farming country, Matlock Farm Park is the only place in...
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Cromford Mills

Cromford Mills, Mill Rd, Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3RQ

Things to do at Cromford Mills review Cromford Mills in Cromford, near Matlock. Derbyshire is the home of Sir Richard Arkwright's first mill complex. It was the birthplace of the modern factory system and is recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage site. You can go on a guided tour of...
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Greenhead Park

Greenhead Park, Trinity St, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4DT

Things to do at Greenhead Park review Greenhead Park is a beautiful urban park located west of Huddersfield town centre in West Yorkshire. It was originally opened in 1884 and it still retains a lot of it's Victorian charm. The park is surrounded on all sides by roads,...
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Dare 2 Air

Dare 2 Air, Spring Grove St, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4BP

Things to do at Dare 2 Air review Dare 2 Air is located at Huddersfield Leisure Centre in West Yorkshire. It is a huge inflatable theme park that adults and children can play on together. There are 8 different inflatable zones with a mix of activities that will...
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Huddersfield Leisure Centre KAL

Huddersfield Leisure Centre, Spring Grove St, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 4BP

Things to do at Huddersfield Leisure Centre KAL review Huddersfield Leisure centre has a fun splash park ideal for all ages. There is a range of water features and slides for younger children. Plus older children and adults will love the larger slides the water flume and the Sidewinder....
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Forge Dam Park

Forge Dam Park, 9 Whiteley Ln, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S10 4GL

Things to do at Forge Dam Park review Forge Dam Park is located a few miles drive from the centre of Sheffield, South Yorkshire. It is a lovely place to take a walk alongside the stream and there is a lovely cafe located next to the dam. The park is...
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Hardcastle Crags

Hardcastle Crags, Gibson Mill, Midgehole Road, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX7 7AW

Things to do at Hardcastle Crags review Hardcastle Crags is a National Trust property near Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire. It has over 15 miles of footpaths to explore from gentle strolls through bluebells to rugged hikes to the top of the estate. It encompasses deep rocky ravines, tumbling...
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Knightly’s Fun Park

Knightly's Fun Park, Sandbank Rd, Towyn, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 9LD

Things to do Knightly's Fun Park review Knightly's Fun Park is located near the sea in Abergele, North Yorkshire. It is a family-run complex that has a funfair, arcade, bingo, crazy golf and places to eat and enjoy drinks. The funfair features a variety of rides from family favourites...
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Penistone Leisure Centre

Penistone Leisure Centre, Thurlstone Rd, Penistone, South Yorkshire, S36 9EF

Things to do at Penistone Leisure Centre review Penistone Leisure Centre is located in Penistone, South Yorkshire. It is a community centre that is run by volunteers. There is a gym that they run and also roller skating sessions. The gym is incredibly cheap at just £3 an hour....
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LaserZone Huddersfield

LaserZone Huddersfield, 29 St John's Rd, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD1 5DX

Things to do at LaserZone Huddersfield review LaserZone Huddersfield is located on the outskirts of the city centre in West Yorkshire. It is an indoor laser game that is great fun for all the family. The venue is one of the largest in the UK. It is themed around a futuristic...
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Blists Hill Victorian Town

Blists Hill Victorian Town, Legges Way, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 5UD

Things to do at Blists Hill Victorian Town review Blists Hill Victorian Town is part of the Ironbridge collection of museums near Telford in Shropshire. It is an open-air museum that will transport you back more than 100 years to a fantastic recreation of Victorian Life. You can visit...
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Rex Cinema Elland

Rex Cinema Elland, Coronation St, Elland, West Yorkshire, HX5 0DF

Things to do at Rex Cinema Elland review The Rex Cinema is located in Elland, near Halifax, West Yorkshire. The picture house was originally opened in 1912 and it is one of the oldest purpose-built cinemas in the UK. It even saw some time as a Bingo Club,...
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