Best Things To Do & Days Out In Kent

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 225 fun things to do in Kent for you and the family to discover. Finding the right Kent 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 Kent 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.

Things to do in Kent

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Capstone Farm Country Park

Capstone Farm Country Park, Capstone Rd, Chatham, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 3JG

Things to do at Capstone Farm Country Park review Capstone Farm Country Park is located in Chatham, Kent. It is a former farm that has been landscaped into a park and open-space area with a modern playground. The park is 114 hectares in size and is in an area...
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Planet Ice Gillingham

Planet Ice Gillingham, Gillingham Business Park, Ambley Rd, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 0PU

Things to do at Planet Ice Gillingham review Planet Ice Gillingham, Kent is located in the Gillingham Business Park on the outskirts of the centre. It is a large permanent indoor ice skating rink great for families. Planet Ice is one of Europe's number one places for ice leisure. It...
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Port Lympne Reserve

Port Lympne Reserve, Aldington Rd, Lympne, Hythe, Kent, CT21 4LR

Things to do at Port Lympne Reserve review Port Lympne Safari Park is an animal reserve in Lympne, Kent. As well as being open for day visitors you can also book a stay in one of their many unique accommodation experiences or in their luxury hotel. They have over 900...
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The Hop Farm

The Hop Farm, Maidstone Rd, Paddock Wood, Beltring, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 6PY

Things to do at The Hop Farm review The Hop Farm is a family-friendly tourist attraction in Beltring Kent. It is set in a 400-acre country park and it is over 450 years old. The park has the largest collection of oast houses in the world. There are a...
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Fort Amherst

Fort Amherst, Khartoum Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4UB

Things to do at Fort Amherst review Fort Amherst is in Chatham, Medway, Kent. It is an 18th century fort that was built to defend the southeastern approaches to Chatham Dockyard and the River Medway from French invasion. There are tunnels to explore, nature trails, cannons, soldier's quarters, fortifications...
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Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest

Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest, Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Kent, TN17 2SJ

Things to do at Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest review Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest is located near Goudhurst in Kent. It is a large forest maintained by Forestry England and it is an award-winning visitor attraction with something for everyone. It is open all year round and it...
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Go Ape Bedgebury

Go Ape Bedgebury, Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 2SJ

Things to do at Go Ape Bedgebury review Go Ape at Bedgebury in Kent is based at the award-winning Bedgebury Pinetum. There are a few challenges including The Treetop Challenge and the Treetop Adventure and The Treetop Adventure Plus. It is a true forest experience including an exhilarating 170-metre zip...
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The Historic Dockyard Chatham

Historic Dockyard Chatham, Main Gate Rd, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4TZ

Things to do at The Historic Dockyard Chatham review Chatham Historic Dockyard is a large maritime museum that sits partly on the former royal naval dockyard in Chatham, Kent. The dockyards once covered 400 acres and were active for several hundred years. Parts of it were sold on after...
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Ninja Warrior UK Chatham

Ninja Warrior UK Chatham, Maritime, Chatham, Sussex, ME4 4LL

Things to do Ninja Warrior UK Chatham review Ninja Warrior UK Chatham, Kent is a unique, purpose-built indoor obstacle course inspired by the famous ITV hit show, Ninja Warrior UK. It is located close to the Historic Dockyard on the outskirts of the town. It is the best...
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ODEON Chatham

ODEON Chatham, Maitime, Leviathan Way, Chatham, Glamorgan, ME4 4LL

OODEON Chatham review The ODEON Cinema in Chatham, Kent is located in a leisure area in the area of the Historic Dockyards. ODEON Cinema shows the latest movies plus other classics from the past decades of films. They are the biggest cinema chain in the UK. This cinema has...
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Flip Out Chatham

Flip Out Chatham, Unit 4, Jetty 5, The Quays, Dockhead Road, Chatham, Merseyside, ME4 4ZK

Things to do at Flip Out Chatham review Flip Out Chatham, Kent is located at the Quayside. It is a trampoline park with other great and fun things to do. You can book on a number of different sessions including Stay and Play, Unlimited Flip, SEND sessions, 1...
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Hollywood Bowl Rochester

Hollywood Bowl Rochester, 9 Medway Valley Leisure Park, Chariot Way, Rochester, Kent, ME2 2SS

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Rochester review Enjoy a great family day out at Hollywood Bowl in Rochester, Kent. The 26 lane bowling complex at Medway Valley has a range of facilities including an amusement arcade and licensed bar. The relaxed and fun atmosphere is ideal for everyone with...
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Cineworld Rochester

Cineworld Rochester, Medway Valley Leisure Park, Chariot Way, Rochester, Kent, ME2 2SS

Cineworld Rochester review Located in Medway Village Leisure Park in Rochester, Kent is the Cineworld Cinema. It is a 9 screen state-of-the-art cinema just off junction 2 of the M2. They show the latest movies for young and old. Cineworld is one of the leading UK multiplex cinema chains....
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Scotney Castle

Scotney Castle, Lamberhurst, Tunbrige Wells, Kent, TN3 8JN

Things to do at Scotney Castle review Scotney Castle is a fantastic National Trust property located just outside of Lamberhurst in Kent. It features a 14th century moated castle, country house and a romantic garden all inside a beautiful wooded estate. With over 770 acres of woodland and parkland...
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Diggerland Kent

Diggerland Kent, Medway Valley Leisure Park, Roman Way, Strood, Kent, ME2 2NU

Things to do at Diggerland Kent review Diggerland Kent is one of 4 digger themed parks in the UK. It features life-sized diggers, excavators and more for kids and big kids. Located in Roman Way near Strood with amazing views across the River Medway and Rochester's 11th century cathedral...
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