Let’s Go Exploring this Summer…

The fabulous array of UK family events and attractions has got us walking on sunshine this summer, so whether you’re looking for some fun in the sun, respite from the heat or a little bit of anything and everything, we’ve got you covered!

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Paradise Wildlife Park, Hertfordshire

Paradise Wildlife Park is home to over 800 exotic wild animals including being the only zoo in the UK to home five different big cat species.

Visit the World of Dinosaurs – Hertfordshire’s most spectacular animatronic dinosaur attraction, with over 30 life-size, moving and roaring dinosaurs. More…

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National Coal Mining Museum, West Yorkshire

Take the kids to the National Coal Mining Museum from Saturday 21st July – Sunday 2nd September for a fantastic day out as part of ‘Seaside @ Pit’.

Hop aboard the ‘Seaside Special’ train to Hope Pit, where the kids can play in a giant sandpit.

With so much to see and do, you may need to visit more than once! More…


Bletchley Park, Buckinghamshire

Explore the world of secret drawings, codes and hidden messages with artist Sally Annett in her Prints and Patterns Workshops at Bletchley Park this July. Families will be able to create their own prints and coded messages.

Don’t miss the activities workshops, where you can find out what code-breakers got up to in their spare time, play some games and challenge friends and family! More…

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The Golden Hinde, London

Summer aboard The Golden Hinde, with all sorts of exciting family activities taking place!

The kids can watch Pirate Paul and his Swashbuckling Parrots – a new puppet show on the Main Deck, as well as Gruesome Tours – an Armada demonstration.

What’s more, Never Never Land takes over the ship with special summer guests, Captain Hook, Peter Pan, and Tiger Lily. More…


Dinosaur World Live at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, London

Travel back to a time when giants roamed the Earth in the stunning new interactive stage show, Dinosaur World Live, at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, 14th August – 9th September.  Join an intrepid explorer as they cross uncharted territories to discover a pre-historic world of astonishing (and remarkably life-like) dinosaurs. All tickets just £16.50 (inc. £1.50 booking fee). More…

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Gambado, multiple UK locations

Summer passes at Gambado – that’s the holidays sorted!

Get 2 months for the price of 1, with unlimited visits to your local centre for the whole of July & August.

There’s always something fabulous going on at Gambado – fun for everyone whatever the weather. Giant play frames, soft play, ball pits, sensory areas and a role play village plus an amazing carousel and dodgems. More…


Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London

Visit the Temperate House this summer for lots of family fun!

Meet Gnomus, a giant puppet and all-knowing plant expert, as well as a fun-guide for story-led family walking tours around the Temperate House.

See Cirque Bijou perform their spectacular aerial show Harmonic, accompanied by a cellist playing live music. More…

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Valentines Mansion & Gardens, Essex

Get crafty this summer at Grade II listed Valentines Mansion & Gardens in Redbridge, Essex.

Take part in a fun-packed range of events that will leave little minds buzzing with excitement.

From arts & crafts, to exploring & learning about plants, sea creatures and farm animals (not forgetting the exciting Teddy Bears’ Picnic) there’s lots of fun to be had, so get your diary out and plan your visits to the Mansion! More…

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The Snow Centre, Hertfordshire

Take to the slopes skiing or snowboarding during the school holidays at The Snow Centre…

Holiday camps are available for juniors from just 4 years old and whether beginner or advanced, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Camps are available throughout the holidays, starting from just £24.50 as beginner camps are half price. More…


Ultimate Activity Camps, Multiple UK Locations

Ultimate Activity Camps are running their outstanding activity day camps across The Midlands and South England this summer.

Children will have fun, meet friends and try exciting new activities, from swimming and zorbing, to archery and art.

There are over 40 games, sports or creative activities, so children will have a new experience every day! More…

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Hatton Adventure World, Warwickshire

There’s plenty of family fun and adventure to be had at Hatton this summer!

The ‘Great Summer Adventure’ will run from 21st July – 2nd September.

Discover 50 acres of family fun, up to 30 shows and activities daily AND one of the largest indoor play areas in The Midlands – not forgetting over 150 creatures great and small and 40 birds of prey, all alongside new land Zorbing and Water Wars.

This summer promises to be a real hit at Hatton Adventure World. More…

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