Let’s Go and Plan Some Adventures!

With six whole weeks to fill, finding new and exciting adventures to entertain the kiddies is going to be tough.
No matter where you are in the UK, we’ve got some of the best must-see places the whole family will enjoy.

National Attractions

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Jump In

With summer on the horizon why not get a head start on summer activities with a Jump In Summer Pass.

Put a Jump In Summer Pass in your back pocket today – the perfect way to keep the family (and you) entertained this summer.

Summer passes can now be purchased and used up until 31st August 2019.


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SCL – Summer Holiday Clubs

The SCL Summer of Festivals: All the fun of the festival, without the camping! With over 150 activities, free wristbands, giveaways and a range of amazing workshops & extras, SCL’s awesome themed Holiday Clubs promise to transform the Summer for your little superstars!


The North



Kynren – An epic tale of England

Watch legends come to life in a thrilling tale told on an epic scale – 2,000 years in the making. This multi-award-winning live action outdoor theatre spectacular takes audiences on a spellbinding voyage through history as seen through the eyes of young Arthur. Families can save with the Superior Family Ticket offer when booking online.


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Whitehouse Farm Centre

Whitehouse Farm Centre will solve your summer holiday ideas for places to go with a full programme of family fun from 20th July to 1st September.


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Coral Island

Enjoy an action-packed, family day out at Coral Island Blackpool.  Kids Eat Free in all of our five family restaurants, all day, every day. From classic 2p pushers to the latest Virtual Reality games there’s something for everyone. This summer enter our competition to Win a Mini Cooper worth £16,000.



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West Midland Safari Park 

Discover it all at West Midland Safari Park this summer.

There’ll be extended opening hours for the school holidays, so you can have more time to experience 140 different species of animal, as well as a dinosaur exhibit, Ice Age exhibit and Adventure Theme Park!  Book early and save!



Visit Eureka! in Halifax this summer for a boredom-busting festival of tech, science, performance and play. There’s a packed programme of extra activities on every day perfect for family fun.

Eureka! is open daily 10am to 5pm from 20th July until 2nd September. Come rain or shine, there’s a changing programme of events. From explosive science shows, outdoor activities, special guest performers, storytellers, tech tinkering and lots more. Plus regular visits from an array of special guest performers.


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Sundown Adventureland

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, swing and explore many rides and attractions. Take a spin on the Okie Yolkie, fly the giddy Piggies and bounce along on the WILD Ostrich safari ride.


South and East of England

Wellington Country Park

Grab your swimming costumes and your bucket and spade and head down to Wellington Country Park for an action packed day out! A great day for all the family, Wellington Country Park is the biggest outdoor play in Berkshire, only 10 minutes from the M3 and M4.


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Leeds Castle

Join Leeds Castle in Kent for the incredible ‘Carnival of History’ to celebrate the Castle’s 900th anniversary! Travel through nine centuries of the Castle’s history, culminating in spectacular carnival processions through the grounds. Witness large-scale carnival costumes, historic re-enactors, music, dancers amid a dazzling riot of colour and celebration.


Guildford Spectrum

Guildford Spectrum offers a whole day of fun, thrills and excitement. They have an amazing amount of awesome activities for the whole family; Ice skating, bowling, a leisure pool with waves and slidesa soft play areaindoor climbing. You’ll find all this and more all under one roof!


Paradise Wildlife Park

A trip to Paradise Wildlife Park in Broxbourne really is a special day out for the family. This family-run Hertfordshire animal park offers visitors the opportunity to explore and get up close to an amazing collection of animals. Some of these include the snow leopard, ocelot, white lion, white tiger, cheetah, zebra, camel, wolf, reindeer, tapir, gibbon, marmoset and armadillo.


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Snow Centre

There is something magical about snow and something even more thrilling about it when taking part in snow-related activities. So what better place to come to than the Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead, one of Britain’s premium Snowsport destinations and the closest real snow to London for fun in the snow.


Willow’s Bird of Prey Centre

Become a falconer for the day. Join two members of their team for an exciting two hour session where you will have the opportunity to handle and fly a variety of species of owls and hawks, learn about some of the techniques we use to train our birds and much more!

This experience is suitable for children aged 8 to 15 years and only runs throughout the school holidays.

Entrance also includes free entry onto The Nature Trail, parents or additional spectators must pay the standard entrance price on the day.



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Meraki Festival 23-25 August

Meraki Festival in Hertfordshire is 3-day all-inclusive Family Festival – so once you’re through the gates, your family can enjoy ALL of the festival activities at no extra cost! Enjoy music with The Shires, Paul Young, Carol Decker, Judge Jules & more… Plus loads of activities for kids too; Archery, Paint Parties, Lego & Slime workshops, Fairground, Circus Training, laser tag & much more…

Camp or come for a day! Use code: BOOM for 15% off, promo ends 5th August 2019


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Anglesey Abbey

Get your creative juices flowing and enjoy nature on a Summer of Family Fun adventure from 25 July – 2 September. They have activities daily, plus a Design Your Own Adventure trail to take you on a tailored quest. Jump into summer at their Summer of Family Fun Kick Off, (25 July – 28 July) where they will be hosting extra special activities to get the summer started right!


Where is Peter Rabbit?

The critically acclaimed musical adventure for all the family returns to the Theatre Royal Haymarket until 1 September. Featuring even more enchanting music and exciting moments with your favourite bunny, Where Is Peter Rabbit? will thrill all the youngsters and the young at heart! Based on the original Tales by Beatrix Potter.

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Mercedes-Benz World

There’s so much for the whole family to see and do at Mercedes-Benz World. Entry and parking is absolutely free making Mercedes-Benz World the ideal destination for an adrenaline-fuelled day out with the whole family.

For further information please visit the website or call 0370 400 4000

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Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve

Head to Port Lympne Reserve this summer to see their adorable new lion cubs, Kent’s only giraffes on their authentic safari experience and over 700 amazing animals, plus travel back in time as you explore Dinosaur Forest. See their website for special offers, events and more!

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Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum

This summer the Gardens and Arboretum of Marks Hall Estate in Coggeshall, Essex are the setting for a stunning outdoor exhibition of sculpture from Saturday 20th July until Saturday 31st August.

The exhibition will include 250 sculptures from over 50 sculptors.  There will be a wide variety of styles and materials on display, which will be thoughtfully placed throughout the garden in this unmissable exhibition.

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Lee Valley Regional Park

It’s summer time! Days spent exploring, relaxing and discovering the great outdoors await – and where better than the 10,000 acre Lee Valley Regional Park. With open spaces for picnics, surfaced pathways for bike rides and walks as well as an amazing array of wildlife, all you have to do is make room in your diary for fun.

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Audley End Miniature Railway

The Summer Festival returns to Audley End Miniature Railway this summer! Jam-packed with activities and entertainment for all the family, this spectacular summer-long festival offers everything to ensure a day full of excitement and wonder for children and adults alike. Running every day from the 20th July to 8th September.


The View From The Shard

Get ready for a great family day out! The View from The Shard is the tallest viewing platform in Western Europe, with unparalleled views of one of the world’s most vibrant cities. With a height of up to 800ft or 244m, The View from The Shard offers spectacular views over London for up to 40 miles.

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National Army Museum

Summer Mission: Fun and Games

March over to the National Army Museum this summer for six action-packed weeks of family fun. Take aim with target practice, get fighting fit, create your own invention and much more.

Pick up your free mission handbook, collect a sticker each week and get three or more to win a special prize.

Woburn Safari Park

Visit the animals of Africa, without leaving the country during a trip to Woburn Safari Park! Spot the fresh-faced babies, including fluffy penguin chicks, an albino wallaby joey and baby monkeys, along the way. Feed the herd and two adorable babies at Alpaca Outpost and explore the brand new walk-through lemur enclosure this summer!

Book your tickets online and get a FREE guidebook.



See incredible animals at Howletts Wild Animal Park this summer, including the UK’s only honey badgers and largest herd of African elephants, with adorable calf, Nusu. Explore Animals of the Ice Age, enjoy free animal talks and feeds plus other activities. See their website for special offers and more!

South West

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Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Centre

Explore an amazing underwater world and journey to the ocean depths at Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park! Get up close to over 1,000 creatures including sharks, otters and turtles. Then meet the world’s smallest penguins at Fairy Penguin Island – the only colony that you can see in the UK!

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West Somerset Railway

Hop aboard the longest heritage railway in England, the West Somerset Railway. It offers a family day out to suit all ages, from toddlers to grandparents. Ten characterful stations are linked by 20 miles of line offering an unforgettable and nostalgic train ride through varied and beautiful countryside between Bishops Lydeard and Minehead.
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Coronavirus Notice

Stay safe. Coronavirus advice is being updated daily and most attractions are closed. Feel free to browse for future trips. Let’s Go with the Children is still open and are here to help and support families with ideas and information to keep you safe and your kids entertained at home.