Best Things To Do & Days Out In Greater Manchester

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 184 fun things to do in Greater Manchester for you and the family to discover. Finding the right Greater Manchester 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 Greater Manchester 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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Another World Adventure Centre

Another World Adventure Centre, Moss Farm, Causeway Foot, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX2 8YB

Things to do at Another World Adventure Centre review The Another World Adventure Centre is an outdoor activity centre near Halifax in West Yorkshire. They offer mountain boarding, grass sledging, archery and a low ropes course. Currently, not all activities are available due to covid. They run 6 different packages...
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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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Hollywood Bowl Liverpool

Hollywood Bowl Liverpool, Retail Park, Edge Ln, Montrose Way, Old Swan, Liverpool, Merseyside, L13 1EW

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Liverpool review The Hollywood Bowl in Liverpool, Merseyside is a great family-friendly attraction. They have 28 state-of-the-art bowling lanes and it's a great place for young and old from no experiience to bowling greats. If you are feeling hungry why not stay for something...
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All Ages Indoor & Outdoor Historical Outdoor Fun

Speke Hall

Speke Hall, The Walk, Speke, Liverpool, Merseyside, L24 1XD

Things to do at Speke Hall review Speke Hall is a National Trust property in Speke, Merseyside. It is a wood-framed Tudor manor house. The house is one of the finest surviving examples of its kind and it is Grade I listed. The hall was originally built in 1530 and...
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Northfield Farm Riding and Trekking Centre

Northfield Farm Riding and Trekking Centre, New Rd, Flash, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0SW

Things to do at Northfield Farm Riding and Trekking Centre review Northfield Farm Trekking Centre is located in the area of Flash near Buxton, Derbyshire. They offer horse riding and trekking in the Peak District for all abilities and ages over the age of 8. The riding centre was first...
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Buxton Raceway

Buxton Raceway, Dale Head Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 0RR

Things to do at Buxton Raceway review Buxton Raceway near Buxton in Derbshire is a motorsport venue for Banger, Hotrod, Drifting events and Stockcar racing. The track is a 380-metre tarmac oval and a figure of 8 circuit. They have a covered stand, licenced bar and also some...
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Flip Out Aintree

Flip Out Aintree, Unit V6 Topham Drive, Aintree Racecourse Retail and Business Park, Aintree, Merseyside, L9 5AT

Things to do at Flip Out Aintree review Located in the Aintree Racecourse Retail and Business Park near Aintree in Merseyside is Flip Out. It is a trampoline park with other great and fun things to do. You book 90-minute sessions which give you unlimited access to the...
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Manley Mere

Manley Mere, Manley Ln, Frodsham, Cheshire, WA6 0PE

Things to do at Manley Mere review Manley Mere is a large lake in Frodsham Cheshire which offers a range of water and land activity sports. There is a 40-acre lake with a wide variety of watersports. The lake is man-made and has undergone two extensions to create the...
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Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre

Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre, Eaton Ln, Tarporley, Cheshire, CW6 9DP

Things to do at Cotebrook Shire Horse Centre review Cotebrook Shire horse centre is a three times winner of Cheshires "Visitor attraction of the year". The centre is set in 50 acres of beautiful countryside and is great for a family-friendly day out. They have up to 25 horses at...
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Mini GP Racing Yorkshire

Mini GP Racing Yorkshire, Unit 1 Thornhills Beck Ln, Brighouse, West Yorkshire, HD6 4AH

Things to do at Mini GP Racing Yorkshire review Mini GP Racing an indoor racetrack that comprises of Mini Moto's and Mini Quad's. They are based in Brighouse, West Yorkshire and they are the first in the area. If you're feeling in the mood for an adrenaline packed race,...
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ODEON Luxe Liverpool Switch Island

ODEON Luxe Liverpool Switch Island, Dunnings Bridge Rd, Bootle, Merseyside, L30 6TQ

Things to do at ODEON Luxe Liverpool Switch Island review The ODEON Luxe Liverpool Switch Island is located in the Bootle area of the city. The Cinema is part of one of the UK's biggest chains of cinemas. They show the latest movies plus other classics from the past decades...
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Wheelock Hall Farm

Wheelock Hall Farm, Crewe Rd, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 4RE

Pick Your Own PumpkinsAnimal FarmPlay Areas Wheelock Hall Farm is Sandbach, Cheshire. They have a variety of 'seasonal' offerings such as pick your own pumpkins and a maize. There is also an animal park with play areas. Pick Your Own Pumpkins - PYO Pumpkin Patch "The price includes entry to...
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Jungle at the Junction

Jungle at the Junction, Black Dyke Mills, High St, Queensbury, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 1QA

Things to do at Jungle at the Junction review Jungle at the Junction is an indoor soft play centre located in Queensbury near Bradford, West Yorkshire. They are for children aged 0-8 years. For everyone's safety, they limit the number of children to 60 at one time. There is...
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VR Immersion

VR Immersion, Black Dyke Mills, Unit 22 Sf, Brighouse Rd, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD13 1QA

Things to do at VR Immersion review VR Immersion is an indoor virtual reality arcade located close to Bradford in West Yorkshire. You can experience gaming like never before with their intuitive virtual reality headsets. The HTC Vive equipment is easy for everyone to use. Even non-gamers can pick...
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Biddulph Grange Garden

Biddulph Grange Garden, Grande Rd, Biddulph, Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire, ST8 7SD

Things to do Biddulph Grange Garden review Fire up little imaginations and become real life explorers for a day. What's more exciting than discovering an Egyptian pyramid or ringing the bell in a Chinese temple? Intrigued? Biddulph Grange Garden is a National Trust property in the Staffordshire Moorlands. If...
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