Best Things To Do & Days Out In West Midlands

Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 61 fun things to do in West Midlands for you and the family to discover. Finding the right West Midlands 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 West Midlands 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 West Midlands

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Oak House Museum

Oak House Museum, Oak Rd, West Bromwich, West Midlands, B70 8HJ

Things to do at Oak House Museum review The Oak House museum is a timber-framed building from the 16th century located in West Bromwich, in the West Midlands. It is one of the oldest buildings in the area and it is now a museum. Due to covid restrictions,...
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TeamSport Go Karting Birmingham

TeamSport Go Karting Birmingham, Park Lane Industrial Estate, 7-10 Park Ln, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 4JX

Things to do at TeamSport Go Karting Birmingham review Race your family and friends on their 1000 metre track in Birmingham, West Midlands. TeamSport has a number of venues across the UK. Oldbury is home to the longest elevated section of track in the UK. It has 13 hair raising bends,...
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Laser Combat Birmingham

Laser Combat Birmingham, 7 Park Lane Industrial Estate, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 4JX

Things to do at Laser Combat Birmingham review Located on the same site as the Birmingham TeamSport Go Karting circuit. This is the largest and only multi-level Laser Tag arena in Birmingham. This exciting arena has it all with ramps, sneaky corners, sniper holes and even hidden rooms. Set in a...
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Drayton Manor Theme Park

Drayton Manor Theme Park, Fazeley, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 3TW

Things to do at Drayton Manor Theme Park review Drayton Manor is an excellent family-friendly theme park in Fazeley Staffordshire. It has something for all ages and it is even home to a zoo. We love Thomas Land and the rides are amongst some of the best in the...
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Drayton Manor Theme Park Magical Christmas

Drayton Manor Theme Park, Drayton Manor Dr, Fazeley, Mile Oak, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 3TW

Things to do Drayton Manor Theme Park Magical Christmas review If your looking for a Christmas activity to get you and the children into the Christmas spirit then this is a very magical experience. It is delightful for children and adults and an absolute must for any...
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Junction 9 3/4

Junction 9 3/4, 3 Spring Head, Wednesbury, West Midlands, WS10 9AD

Things to do at Junction 9 3/4 review Wizards and Witches are welcome to the Junction 9 3/4 cafe in Wednesbury, West Midlands. The Wizarding world comes to life in this Harry Potter-inspired cafe. The cafe is aptly named as it is located close to junction 9 of...
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The Green Fairy Trail

Heart of the Country Village, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9QR

Things to do at The Green Fairy Trail review The Green Fairy trail is located in woodland near Lichfield in Staffordshire. Hidden amongst the trees is the home of the Green fairies who make their doors and homes out of unwanted and recycled materials. The trail is based at...
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SnowDome, Leisure Island, Riverdrive, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7ND

Things to do at SnowDome review The SnowDome in Tamworth, Staffordshire is a multi-sports venue with an indoor snow skiing and snowboarding centre, an ice rink, swimming pool, climbing and a gym. As well as being able to take part in skiing and snowboarding you can also book lessons. They...
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All Ages Indoor Historical Outdoor Fun

Tamworth Castle

Tamworth Castle, The Holloway Staffs, Lady Bank, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7NA

Things to do at Tamworth Castle review Tamworth Castle is a Grade I listed building in Tamworth, Staffordshire. It is a Norman castle that overlooks the River Anker. The site was the residence of Mercian kings in Anglo Saxon times but fell into disuse during the Viking invasions. It...
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Hollywood Bowl Birmingham Rubery

Hollywood Bowl Birmingham Rubery, Great Park, Park Way, Rubery, Birmingham, West Midlands, B45 9PL

Things to do at Hollywood Bowl Birmingham Rubery review Hollywood Bowl in Birmingham Rubery has 26 bowling lanes including a star-studded VIP area. There is an American themed diner, a bar plus amusements. Hollywood Bowl offers a safe and exciting environment for kids and adults alike with bumpers and ramps...
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Black Country Living Museum

Black Country Living Museum, Tipton Rd, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 4SQ

Things to do at Black Country Living Museum review The Black Country Living Museum in Dudley, West Midlands is a popular family-friendly day out. It is an award-winning open-air living museum. It tells the story of the world's first industrial area with buildings, vehicles, objects and even costumed...
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Dudley Zoo and Castle

Dudley Zoo and Castle, Castle Hill, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 4QF

Things to do at Dudley Zoo and Castle review There is lots to do at Dudley Zoo and castle in the West Midlands with over 200 species of animals on the property and the castle to explore. You will probably want to spend most of the day here...
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Umberslade Farm Park

Umberslade Farm Park, Butts Ln, Tanworth in Arden, Solihull, Warwickshire, B94 5AE

Things to do at Umberslade Farm Park review Umberslade Farm Park is located in the Umberslade Estate in Tanworth in Arden, Warwickshire. Children of all ages can enjoy a number of farm-based activities including holding, feeding and stroking a variety of their animals. It is a working farm and...
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Attwell Farm Park

Attwell Farm Park, Seafield Lane, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 9DB

Things to do at Attwell Farm Park review Attwell Farm Park near Redditch in Worcestershire is home to animals plus indoor and outdoor play areas. You can purchase food to feed their animals. Animals include llamas, ducks, sheep, horses and donkeys. Plus rabbits, cows, goats, alpacas and chickens. You can...
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Chasewater Railway

Chasewater Railway, Pool Rd, Burntwood, Walsall, Staffordshire, WS8 7NL

Things to do at Chasewater Railway review The Chasewater Railway was once a colliery railway that ran round the shores of Chasewater in Staffordshire. It is now a heritage railway and the line is approximately two miles in length and is contained entirely within Chasewater Country Park. They...
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