Where children play to learn and grown-ups learn to play.
Plenty of special features for children!
Learn about fossils that transform into dinosaurs, prehistoric crocodiles and fish, a diorama of local animals and birds and much more!
Making science accessible for the whole family
Dumfries Museum is centred around the eighteenth century windmill.
You will see fossil footprints left by prehistoric reptiles, the Wildlife of the Solway marshes, tools and weapons of the earliest peoples of the region.
A great day out for all the family whatever the weather.
Butterflies, Theme Gardens, Museums and Exotic animal rescue centre, cafe, play and picnic area.
Enjoy a great family day out.
Isle of Wight
This is one of the finest Romano-British archaeological sites in the UK. Our award-winning Exhibition and Visitor Centre offers a unique insight into Roman life in Britain.
See a recreated ironmonger's shop.
Other lively displays relate to the history of the building and to Selkirk. Video and audio-tape programmes are available.
Bringing the age of steam to life
Another days out idea for kids in Inverness!
Explore our lively "Man in the Landscape" exhibition and our Discovery Centre, both on the ground floor and much more. Gift shop.
Award winning museum.
Featuring many hands-on displays showing Colchester's history from the Stone Age to the Civil War.
Country Life Museum
Unique collection of information, photographs and artefacts from the local area & people which ties in to stories and displays of how their use.
The museum tells the story of childhood in the Highlands
Ross and Cromarty
Learn about childhood amongst hardworking crofters and townsfolk, where money and luxuries were scarce and life followed the rhythm of the seasons.
Learn about Victorian Farming!
See what Farm life was like in Victorian days on this working Victorian Farm with animals and much more.
A motoring journey through the 20th century
Wonderful collections of cars, motorcycles, caravans and a huge toy collection of pedal cars & models.
The Haynes Motor Museum in Somerset is a great Kids Days Out
The Haynes Motor Museum in Somerset is just brilliant. Cars from around the world in a living, working museum with over 400 cars & bikes, plus kids activities.
Learn more at the Aston Transport Museum!
Houses a collection of historic and classic vehicles and related exhibits that will bring back memories of a bygone era. Shop.
Chester's family friendly museum.
Home of the Codebreakers - children under 12 free
Regular events and shows at this great Transport Museum in Aberdeenshire
Dramatic displays, working exhibits and DVD presentations trace the history of travel and transport in the North East of Scotland in our Aberdeenshire Museum.
Aviation and motor-sport museum!
Lots of family activities, hands-on-discovery centre. Much more to see than you can imagine. Tea room and gift shop.
Have a great day out here with your kids.
Small museum in Riverside setting with good collection of historical items. Regular events.
Museum and Arts and Crafts Centre!
Cottage Tearoom and Crafthouse Gallery. Small children's play area and picnic site. A variety of walks through the grounds of the Estate.
Explore this historical museum!
Dumfries & Galloway
Good Museum - Take a look at varied items from the past with lots of interesting displays.
This child friendly Museum is a great place to learn of the history of Evesham
Interactive areas throughout our family!
Friendly museum allow all ages to get involved. Regular junior workshops, family events and a range of activities!
One of the most talked about Museums in Britain today
Imperial War Museum North is about people and their stories. Cafe and shop.
A great day out!
Find out about crime and punishment in Beaumaris Gaol, see the spartan cells and unique treadwheel.
An exhibition about the history of Creetown. Historical photographs, audio and video presentations, local arts & crafts.
Historical fun for all the family!
Enjoy 300 years of history through hands-on exhibits and displays.
Discover what family life was like. Interesting Schools sessions - dress up in Victorian Costumes.
Lot of things to do for kids here.
Foxton Canal Museum was opened in 1989.
Foxton Canal Museum is situated in the reconstructed Boiler House of the lift. It tells the story of the lift and canals it served for the public.
This is one of England's most beautiful castles. Knight's Maze and Children's Assault Course. Adventure Playground.
Situated on the historic Shiprow
Incorporating Provost Ross's House - built in 1593 - Aberdeen Maritime Museum tells the story of the city's long relationship with the Sea.
This is a perfect day out for all ages. Not just a museum!
Home to the Villainous Sheriff of Nottingham,the museum portrays Nottingham's horrible history through child-friendly tours and more!
Come and explore the Dunbeath Heritage Centre!
This small museum is well worth a visit with good displays from the history of the area.
The Museum for Dorset!
Britain’s original dinosaurs museum.
Award-winning museum in Dorset on your kids days out - fossils, skeletons and life-sized dinosaur reconstructions with multimedia and hands on displays.
Great air museum that kids will love!
Excellent air museum for all the family with many historic aircraft, activities and museum. Events throughout the year.
Local stories bringing local history to life
A non-stop programme of fun activities for kids takes place at Birmingham Museum.
The Egyptian gallery, featuring an elaborate Egyptian mummy and painted coffins.
The museum is set in parkland
Displays exhibits relating to Northampton's varied history including, military history, 19-century fashion gallery and leathercraft gallery.
Enjoy the interesting Hereford Museum and Art!
The museum is full of interesting local history with hands-on elements for all the family.
It houses one of the finest craft collections in the country.
Lots of regular hands-on events and activities in one of the most family friendly and accessible museums in the south east with an unusual Indian gateway in its grounds.
Educational and Exciting!
A beautifully restored building which explores the town’s turbulent early history.
We also host a variety of temporary displays and activities suitable for all the family. Audio tours, tourist information, gifts & souvenirs.
Another thing to do from Kids Days out.
Our recent £10million redevelopment has created dynamic and innovative new galleries that encourage you to get involved as you wander round.
Enjoy and explore!
Get really hands-on here!
Edward Booth's collection is a fascinating – and quirky – celebration of natural history. Hands-on natural history in the interactive Discovery gallery.
Good Museum - Relating the history of the Royal Burgh of Dornoch, interpretive displays and items illustrating the town’s history.
Travel back in time to Roman Canterbury
Following the trail of Sirius the dog!
Discover how astronomers and musicians William and Caroline Herschel lived in Georgian times, and what wonders they discovered!
Find out about 19th century tartans, Royal commemorative china and the life of local musician and composer, J. Scott Skinner.
Learn more about the remains of Guildford Castle
Fine private collections of gemstones, crystals, minerals, rocks and fossils in Great Britain.
Develope your knowledge at Banbury Museum!
New Museum in attractive canal side locationwith exciting displays. Resource Room, Cafe.
Plenty of things to do here.
Tyne and Wear
Discover the chequered history of Newcastle upon Tyne, from Romans and Knights to ship-builders and pitmen.
An educational and fun place to visit!
Lots of things to see and do here. Chippenham Museum and Heritage Centre holds an interesting collection telling the history and story of Chippenham past and present.
Local history museum with restored Jacobean knot garden.