Let’s Go summer family days out

Summer is finally here, so don’t waste a minute and start making family memories to last a lifetime with our top picks of attractions!

There is something for everyone to enjoy, whether that’s museums, outdoor adventures or indoor fun.

Read below to see our top picks on where to visit this summer…

Hollywood Bowl

Play it cool this Summer at Hollywood Bowl and AMF Bowling. We’ve got loads of cool activities to keep the kids entertained over the summer holidays!

Our state-of-the-art bowling lanes, include VIP Lanes for the ultimate bowling experience, bar and diners serving burgers, hot dogs, freshly made thick shakes, pool tables plus an awesome amusement area packed full of fun! Let the good times roll!

Book online 7 days in advance for best prices. *Terms and conditions apply, see hollywoodbowl.co.uk for details.


Diggerland in Devon, Durham, Kent and Yorkshire

Toy rooms can come to life at Diggerland!

Ride, drive and operate real JCB diggers and dumpers. Great fun for the whole family. Tickets can be booked online.

Choose from four UK park locations: Kent, Devon, Durham and Yorkshire


Jump In various locations throughout the UK

Jump Into a super packed summer full of adventure! There is so much to keep the kids off their screens and on our trampolines. No matter the weather, we have an action-packed summer of fun.

Our most popular Summer Pass is back! Five or ten jump sessions to see all families through the next few months. Perfect to have in your back pocket for the long summer holidays!

Choose from ten UK park locations: Aberdeen, Camberley, Edinburgh, Elstree, Enfield, Esher, Ipswich, Shrewsbury, Slough and Warwick


Legoland Discovery Centre in Birmingham and Manchester

New to visit this summer, the LEGOLAND Discovery Centres in Birmingham & Manchester are launching a brand-new Pirates event! This swashbuckling event is perfect for the whole family!

Enjoy a brick-tastic day out where you can embark on a voyage throughout the Ultimate Indoor LEGO Playground. While you’re there, why not create an awesome pirate parrot or a pirate flag from millions of pieces of LEGO?

Pre-booking is essential.

To visit Legoland Discovery Centre Birmingham click here.

To visit Legoland Discovery Centre Manchester click here.


Girl jumping at RedKangeroo Trampoline park

RedKangaroo in Reading, Berkshire, Coventry, Warwickshire and Nottingham

Plan a family visit this summer to RedKangaroo and let off steam on a mass of super-bouncy, super-sized interconnecting trampolines, mega slides, inflatables and more.

Come and explore RedKangaroo’s huge park’s which house dodgeball courts, Wipeout, tumble tracks and bouncing basketball!

Up for a challenge? Head over to our Ninja Warrior courses, where you can really put your obstacle course skills to the test!


North of England

JORVIK Viking Centre in Coppergate, York 

Discover the Vikings this Summer! Hop aboard a time capsule to 10th Century York and discover the sights, sounds and even the smells of the Viking Age.

Get up close with 1,000-year-old-artefacts whilst chatting to friendly Vikings about life in Coppergate. Experience something unique this Summer at the award-winning JORVIK Viking Centre.



Crich Tramway Village in Matlock, Derbyshire

Summer at Crich Tramway Village, home to the National Tramway Museum, brings not only nostalgia and heritage, but a range of exciting events for all the family.

From musical to activity events, thrilling fun and fascination to learning activities, there is something for everyone.

See the website page for details.


West Midland Safari Park in Bewdley, Worcestershire

Visit West Midland Safari Park this summer for a wild day out!

See incredible animals on safari from the comfort of your own car, then discover more on foot, where you can walk past smaller species like penguins, red pandas, meerkats and more!

Pre-booking online is essential to avoid disappointment.


Adventure Land in Spalding, Lincolnshire

Don’t miss the UK’s largest JCB Young Drivers Zone, try your luck at Gold Panning or Dino Golf, or take it easy at Springy’s Beach.

There’s inflatable fun at the Splash Park, hand powered paddle boats and a 7m climbing wall to try.

Grab a bite to eat at Springy’s Diner – serving great American classics!


British Motor Museum in Gaydon, Warwickshire

Fuel their imagination this Summer holiday with a range of family activities for all the family to enjoy! This Summer we’re celebrating the 100th birthday of the Austin Seven with seven marvellous activities.

Join us to uncover this great little car’s history and take a look at some of its exciting adventures!


Lower Drayton Farm in Penkridge, Stafford

Dino-rmous summer fun at Lower Drayton Farm!

There’s lots of adventure on the farm this summer – huge indoor playbarns, acres of outdoor play, friendly animals plus from 1st August 2022 to the end of summer break, PLAY@ tickets include the new interactive Dino Discovery Mazie Maze!

Click here for an exclusive Let’s Go with the Children discount code.


Sundown Adventureland in Rampton, Nottinghamshire

Summer at Sundown Adventureland is a huge fun, family day out. It’s a uniquely designed theme park for the under 10’s. Families can run, jump and explore the rides and attractions. Drive the Tractors, learn to drive at Monkey mayhem and get splashy at the Pirate Boat Ride.


East of England

Woburn Safari Park in Ridgmont, Bedford

Days out at Woburn Safari Park transport you on a wild safari drive. Discover the Road Safari reserves teeming with lions, elephants, giraffe and rhinos.

Explore the Foot Safari and watch fascinating keeper talks and demonstrations, then enjoy all the free play areas included in your ticket price.



Family Fun at the Theatre

Jump on board the broom for a summer of adventures!

Discover the legends and lies of the Terrible Tudors, find out if there’s enough Room on the Broom with the witch and her cat; and learn, sing and dance with Blippi!

Horrible Histories – Terrible Tudors, Garrick Theatre (28th July – 3rd September); Room on the Broom, Lyric Theatre (21st July – 4th September) and Blippi The Musical, Apollo Theatre (16th August – 4th September).


London Transport Museum in Covent Garden, London

From 23rd July, head to London Transport Museum to explore their new interactive ‘Green Journey’ installation, encouraging everyone to think about climate change and the role of public transport.

Take part in free workshops as well as a fun green themed trail around the Museum galleries packed full of heritage buses, trains and trams. Kids go free!


South East England

Guildford Spectrum in Guildford, Surrey

Visit Guildford Spectrum this summer to experience one of Surrey’s finest leisure centres!

We have everything you need to keep the family active and entertained; pools full of slides, features and waves, an indoor Olympic sized ice rink and the family favourite, 10 pin bowling. Book online today!

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Marwell Zoo in Winchester, Hampshire

Unleash your inner explorer at Marwell Zoo this summer! Walk in the footsteps of prehistoric creatures and spot the BRICKOSAURS! Evolution brick sculptures.

Picnic next to the rhinos, spot their new clouded leopards and catch the wallabies having their dinner! Download their app for offers, feed times and animal facts.

Enter our competition to win tickets for Marwell Zoo!

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Ascot Racecourse in Ascot, Berkshire

The teams are ready. The bands have sound checked. Who will raise racing’s premier team trophy?

Get ready for every side of the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup on Saturday 6th August at Ascot Racecourse. A unique feature in the global racing calendar, rounded off with live music from Clean Bandit, The Hoosiers, Samm Henshaw, and more.


Portsmouth Historic Dockyard in Portsmouth, Hampshire

Explore the seas this summer at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard!

With an exciting schedule of events for the whole family, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard is set to be a hive of activity throughout the summer holidays!

Discover legendary ships, fascinating galleries and unique artefacts. Immerse yourself in the lives of Mary Rose’s Tudor crew members or visit the National Museum of the Royal Navy for themed activities.


Oxford Castle and Prison in Oxford, Oxfordshire

You’re cordially invited to Knight School at Oxford Castle and Prison!

King Arthur is preparing for his next quest this summer and has enlisted us at the castle to train his latest recruits for battle.

Learn the ancient craft of sword fighting, jousting, archery and new for 2022: shield skills!


Winchester Science Centre in Winchester, Hampshire

Get set for an action-packed family adventure this summer.

Experience ‘electrifying’ experiments in the new free live science show, Sparks. Take part in exciting activities inspired by the new Disney and Pixar movie, Lightyear.

Be wowed by spectacular planetarium shows, meet the bugs in Bio:Space and enjoy some hands-on science fun.

Enter our competition to win a family ticket to Winchester Science Centre!

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Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford, Surrey

The Yvonne Arnaud Theatre has a jam-packed programme of summer workshops to keep creative minds buzzing, including Lighting Design, Musical Theatre, Sound Design and much more!

There’s also plenty of family friendly shows for all ages, such as David Walliams’ Billionaire Boy, The Play That Goes Wrong and The Gruffalo.


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