Entertainment at your fingertips

Architecturally stunning glass domes house tropical plants and the visual surprise of one of the world's rarest and most fragile of butterflies. One of the best things to do with kids is to visit one of the purpose-built, often eco-friendly flora and fauna venues dotted around the country. Should your brood be wannabe scientists and mechanics, top of your ‘places to go with kids’ list should be science centres with practical interactive exhibitions, while model railway museums are among the most popular attractions in England.

220 Experience Results

View results as:

loading
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Explore the UK's first safari park for a fun day out

Explore the UK's first safari park for a fun day out

Feed giraffes by hand and walk on the wildside with lemurs at Longleat Safari & Adventure Park

Location: Longleat, Wiltshire

Zoos, wildlife and safari parks
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Albert Dock, Liverpool

Albert Dock, Liverpool

Once the gateway to the British Empire, now the cultural centre of a cosmopolitan city.

Location: Liverpool, Merseyside

Industrial, Maritime And Transport
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Explore Orford Ness

Explore Orford Ness

A strange and secretive past in Suffolk.

Location: Orford, Suffolk

Military history
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Hang out with penguins, elephants & rhinos at Chester Zoo

Hang out with penguins, elephants & rhinos at Chester Zoo

Spend the day at Chester Zoo hanging out with more than 11,000 amazing animals in the award-winning enclosures and gardens.

Location: Chester, Cheshire

Attractions
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Discover why Henry VIII had a soft spot for this place.

Location: London, Greater London

Castles and Historic Properties
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Splendiferous fun at the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Splendiferous fun at the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre

Ever wondered where Charlie and the Chocolate Factory started or what a Bogtrotter cake might taste like? Then pay a visit to the Roald Dahl Museum.

Location: Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire

Price: From £6.60 per adult, £4.40 per child/concession

Attractions
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Make your own adventure at Tatton Park

Make your own adventure at Tatton Park

There’s plenty to do in your day at Tatton Park with the stunning mansion, landscaped gardens, rare-breed farm and 1,000-acre deer park.

Location: Knutsford, Cheshire

Gardens and Parks
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Walk barefoot through The National Forest at CONKERS

Walk barefoot through The National Forest at CONKERS

England’s woodland has always teemed with activity, and you’ll find more than enough at CONKERS.

Location: Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Attractions
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Industrial magic at Woodhorn Museum

Industrial magic at Woodhorn Museum

Industrial heritage and folk music in Northumberland.

Location: Ashington, Northumberland

Industrial, Maritime And Transport
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Meet a 500 year old dog at the Mary Rose Museum

Meet a 500 year old dog at the Mary Rose Museum

When you visit the Mary Rose Museum, make sure you don't miss meeting 'Hatch', the Mary Rose's dog, who's nearly half a millennium old!

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Price: From £17 for adults and £12.50 for kids

Industrial, Maritime And Transport
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Get a bird's-eye view from the roof of Exeter Cathedral

Get a bird's-eye view from the roof of Exeter Cathedral

Climb the narrow staircase up to the lofty heights of Exeter Cathedral's rooftop.

Location: Exeter, Devon

Abbeys, cathedrals and sacred places
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Top of the tower in Blackpool

Top of the tower in Blackpool

Visit the Blackpool Tower Eye and Blackpool Tower Dungeon.

Location: Blackpool, Lancashire

Heritage
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Treat your family to a Stay Play Explore Family Adventure break

Treat your family to a Stay Play Explore Family Adventure break

Perfect for families with older children, this short break enables adventurers to experience any 3 of 5 activities and enjoy overnight accommodation including breakfast at a choice of 4 star hotels.

Location: Leicester, Leicestershire

Price: From £109

Attractions
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Experience life as a dockyard apprentice in Portsmouth

Experience life as a dockyard apprentice in Portsmouth

Be transported back in time to 1911 and become an apprentice for a day at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard.

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire

Industrial, Maritime And Transport
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Discover Durham’s heritage at Beamish Museum

Discover Durham’s heritage at Beamish Museum

At Beamish – The Living Museum of the North, you can touch, taste, smell, see and hear history.

Location: Vale of Durham

Price: Four star hotel from £70 per room, per night

Historic sites and icons
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Uncover history and heritage at the New Forest Centre

Uncover history and heritage at the New Forest Centre

As well as history galore, there’s the chance to experience a pony sale at the New Forest Centre – you just won’t be able to take one home with you.

Location: Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Budget
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Learn about North Yorkshire’s past in-depth

Learn about North Yorkshire’s past in-depth

From archaeology to earrings – discover a rich and colourful history in the heart of Skipton.

Location: Skipton, North Yorkshire

Budget
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
Levant Mine and Beam Engine

Levant Mine and Beam Engine

Restored to UNESCO World Heritage status after 60 years by the Greasy Gang.

Location: Near St Just, Cornwall

Industrial, Maritime And Transport
Add to favourites Remove from favourites
See Wiltshire's industrial past at the Crofton Beam Engines

See Wiltshire's industrial past at the Crofton Beam Engines

See Wiltshire's industrial past 'in steam' at the Crofton Beam Engines.

Location: Marlborough, Wiltshire

Industrial, Maritime And Transport

Filter By:

Close

Customer survey …

VisitEngland would like to invite you to take part in a short survey about our website.

It should take no more than a couple of minutes.

Please click here to be taken to the survey

Close

To add items to favourites …

… you need to be logged in.

If you already have an account, log in.

Or register a new account