LET’S GO and Try Something New this Year!

We’re kick-starting 2019 with loads of family-friendly things to do and places to go! It’s the perfect time to encourage the kids to try something new, so why not arrange a fun-filled family day out this month? 

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Forest Holidays, Multiple UK Locations

The forest makes for a beautiful escape for the family; perfect for reconnecting with nature, and spending quality time together. Create unforgettable memories on your forest adventure.

PLUS save 5% at Forest Holidays – simply enter promo code LETSGO when you book online and holiday before 31st December 2019! More...


Winchester Science Centre, Hampshire

Enjoy the ultimate family day out at Winchester Science Centre. Discover two floors of hands-on exhibits, including incredible new Explorer:Space zone, and take a flight through the universe in the planetarium. Visit the Show Space at weekends and during school holidays for explosive live science shows including Science of Magic this February Half Term. More...

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Four Seasons Hotel, Hampshire

Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire is not only steeped with over a 1,000 years of history, but has a range of fun activities and facilities sure to keep everyone happy this winter.

For younger (and those just young at heart) guests, Four Seasons Hotel Hampshire’s new Sharkie’s Reef, a fun packed family adventure pool, features designs by Disney and Warner Brothers’ sculptor, Justin Pook. Justin’s impressive portfolio has included work on sets for
blockbuster hits such as Christopher Robin, Beauty and the Beast and Puss in Boots.

Justin’s creative sculptures have helped transform the pool into a water wonderland with a four metre slide, a rotating umbrella fountain and bubble jets! More...

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Dear Zoo Live, Multiple UK Locations

After a successful debut tour, Dear Zoo the timeless children’s classic book returns to the stage in 2019! Rod Campbell’s best-selling lift the flap book has delighted generations of young readers.

It delights all those who have read the book as it unfolds with child-engaging puppets, music and lots of audience interaction. More...


Pirates Quest, Cornwall

Man the decks and weigh anchor, because Pirate’s Quest, Newquay has a brand new storyline for 2019 that will allow visitors to ‘Join the Pirate Heroes’.

February Half Term is your first chance to meet the crew and crown your hero with the Special Previews tours. Remember to book online before you arrive.  More...

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Institution of Civil Engineers, London

Designed to appeal especially to young people this free exhibition uses films, augmented reality, animations, interviews, quizzes and games to help bring the untold stories behind incredible feats of civil engineering to life.

It’s your last chance to see the current Invisible Superheroes exhibition before it changes in February! More...

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The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience, Manchester & London Locations

From 21st to 27th January, both the Manchester and London attractions will be encouraging teams to not only compete for crystals to secure extra time in the iconic dome, but also search for special blue crystal shaped tokens hidden within game play too! More...


Flambards Theme Park, Cornwall

Start planning your trip to Flambards Theme Park in Cornwall and enjoy rides and attractions for all the family, come rain or shine. PLUS travel back in time in the Indoor Attractions including the Victorian Village, Britain in the Blitz and more. Visit the website for opening hours and to book More...

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Paradise Wildlife Park, Hertfordshire

If you are looking for a wild family day out, why not visit Paradise Wildlife Park? Full of wonderful animals, special events and the chance to save 10% when you book online in advance. You can visit the Big Cats territory to see tigers, snow leopards, lions and more!  More...

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Birdland Park & Gardens, Gloucestershire

Discover an array of exotic and rare birds in the nine acre grounds at Birdland Park & Gardens including King Penguins, flamingos and parrots! Go on an adventure through the Jurassic Journey and come face to face with dinosaurs. Don’t miss the feeding displays throughout the day. Open daily from 10am. More...

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Horrible Histories Live On Stage: Terrible Tudors/Awful Egyptians, G Live, Surrey

Thu 14th – Sat 16th February 2019

Horrible Histories celebrates 25 years with a visit to G Live, Guildford. Find out the fate of Henry’s headless wives or discover foul facts with the meanest mummies in Egypt. There’s a chance to catch the Terrible Tudors and Awful Egyptians in two hilarious shows featuring eye-popping 3D special effects! More...

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The Green Dragon Rare Breeds Farm & Eco Centre, Buckinghamshire

Open all year round, this farm attraction has many undercover and indoor facilities across the site. The daily Animal Encounter Programme includes a variety of exciting encounters with animals, most of which are undercover, enabling visitors to get up close to the animals and learn about them from the expert Livestock and Wildlife Teams.  

There’s even more reason to visit between the 7th to 31st January, as there is FREE admission for a child with one paying adult! More...

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The Lookout Discovery Centre, Berkshire

The Look Out Discovery Centre has two new exhibits to get children engaging with science in a fun way. In the Light & Colour room there is the new thermal imaging camera and in the Forces and Movements zone there is a new cog wall. 

With so much under one roof, it would be hard to find something that doesn’t interest or engage your children, getting them fired up about the world around them using hands-on activities. It’s such a great facility to have on your doorstep and one of which the council is rightly proud. More...

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Mercedes-Benz World, Surrey

Mercedes-Benz World is the perfect day out for the whole family with lots to see and do. Explore three floors of attractions and exhibits including Accelerate, an interactive racing challenge, little learners and much more. Experience one of the thrilling driving experiences set within the famous Brooklands motor racing circuit where you find out what really makes Mercedes-Benz so special. More...

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Coronavirus Notice

Stay safe. Coronavirus advice is being updated daily and most attractions are closed. Although we can’t visit attractions right now, feel free to browse for future trips.
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