Best Things To Do & Days Out In Northamptonshire

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 203 fun things to do in Northamptonshire for you and the family to discover. Finding the right Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

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Sywell Country Park

Sywell Country Park, Washbrook Ln, Ecton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN6 0QX

Things to do at Sywell Country Park review Sywell Country Park is located on a former drinking water reservoir and has a beautiful expanse of water to walk around, sandpit outdoor play area, woodland play area with tunnels and famous big slide. Plus an indoor play area for the...
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Northampton and Lamport Railway

Northampton and Lamport Railwat, Pitsford Rd, Chapel Brampton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN6 8BA

Things to do at Northampton and Lamport Railway review The Northampton and Lamport railway, also known as the NLR, is a heritage railway in Northamptonshire. It is based at Pitsford and Brampton stations, near the villages of Pitsford and Brampton. The passenger train currently operates on a section of...
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Riverside Hub

Riverside Hub, 7 Carousel Way, Riverside Park, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 9HG

Things to do at Riverside Hub review The Riverside Hub is a huge and amazing play frame with so much more to explore. Other things to do include a baby sensory room, a role-play village for toddlers, laser tag and crazy golf. The play facility is located in Northampton. The...
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Abington Park

Abington Park , Abington Park Crescent, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 3NJ

Things to do at Abington Park review Abington Park is Northampton’s oldest and most popular park. It contains large open spaces, museum, The Park café, bandstand, 6 all-weather tennis courts at £6 per hour, garden for the blind and lakes. In the summer live music is played on Sunday’s and...
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Vue Cinema Northampton

Vue Cinema Northampton, Sol Central, Doddridge St, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 2RN

Vue Cinema Northampton review Vue Cinema Northampton, Northamptonshire is located close to the centre of the town in the Sol Central centre. You can see recently release films in 2D and some of their films are shown in 3D, bringing the action even closer to you. They show the...
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Gravity Trampoline Parks Northampton

Gravity Trampoline Parks Northampton, Sol Central, Mare Fair, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1SR

Things to do at Gravity Trampoline Parks Northampton review Gravity Trampoline Parks Northampton is located in Sol Central in the town centre. It's a great family-friendly venue with something for everyone. They offer a number of sessions including Open Jump, Parent and toddler, SEN sessions and more. At the venue,...
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Teamworks Karting Northampton

Teamworks Karting Northampton, Circuit House, Harvey Reeves Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 5JR

Things to do at Teamworks Karting Northampton review Teamworks Karting and Laser Tag are located in Northampton. They are one of the UK's most exciting indoor karting venues. The venue features electric kart racing on a large indoor circuit. They offer a range of karting sessions with Karting 30 being...
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Tenpin Northampton

Tenpin Northampton, Sixfields Leisure, Weedon Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 5QL

Things to do at Tenpin Northampton review Tenpin Northampton, Northamptonshire is located in the Sixfields Leisure area outside of the town centre. It is a family-friendly ten-pin bowling alley venue with pool tables, table tennis, air hockey and arcade machines. This centre has 26 bowling lanes with Cosmic Bowling,...
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Cineworld Northampton

Cineworld Northampton, Sixfields Leisure, Weedon Rd, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 5QJ

Cineworld Northampton review Located in Sixfields Leisure, Northampton is the Cineworld Cinema. It is a 9 screen cinema served by a large car park and great transport links. Cineworld is one of the leading UK multiplex cinema chains. They show the latest movies for young and old. At the...
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AMF Bowling Wellingborough

AMF Wellingborough, 15-17 Whitworth Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 2EF

Things to do at AMF Bowling Wellingborough review AMF bowling is located in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. With 24 state-of-the-art bowling lanes offering an all-new UV bowling experience. They even have special VIP lanes where you can experience your own private area with pool style bowling balls! You can also purchase a...
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ODEON Kettering

ODEON Kettering, Pegasus Ct, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 6XS

ODEON Kettering review The ODEON Cinema in Kettering, Northamptonshire is located a short drive from the centre of town. The ODEON Cinema chain is the biggest in the UK. Their cinemas show the latest Blockbuster movies plus other classics from the past decades of films. There are 8 screens...
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Jurassic Grill

Jurassic Grill, 1 Market Pl, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 0AQ

Jurassic Grill review Jurassic Grill is a dinosaur-themed family-friendly restaurant on Market Place in Kettering, Northamptonshire. It is the first dinosaur-themed restaurant of its kind in the UK. During the day you can become immersed in a dinosaur-filled rainforest. If you venture upstairs through their Mayan temple you will...
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Castle Ashby Gardens

Castle Ashby Gardens, Castle Ashby, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN7 1LF

Things to do at Castle Ashby Gardens review There is plenty to explore at the beautiful Castle Ashby Gardens and it is the ideal destination for a family day out. Your walk into the gardens will take you past the stunning Castle Ashby house and its vast private gardens....
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Wicksteed Park

Wicksteed Park, Barton Rd, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 6NJ

Things to do at Wicksteed Park review Wicksteed Park is home to a large park in Kettering, Northamptonshire which includes a large amusement park in its grounds. Entrance to Wicksteed Park and the playground is free. You do have to pay if you want to go on any of...
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Paradise Island Adventure Golf Rushden Lakes

Paradise Island Adventure Golf Rushden Lakes, Rushden Lakes Shopping Centre, Northampton Rd, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 6FH

Things to do at Paradise Island Adventure Golf Rushden Lakes review Located in the popular Rushden Lakes shopping lakes is Paradise Island Adventure Golf. It is an indoor attraction with two 18 hole adventure golf courses with an exotic theme. Their two courses are spread out over 14,000 sq...
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