The World of Beatrix Potter, Bowness-on-Windermere
The World of Beatrix Potter
The World of Beatrix Potter is a magical attraction for all the family. Inside all 23 Peter Rabbitâ¢ tales are brought to life with sights, sounds and even smells. Outdoors you can explore the delightful new Peter Rabbit Garden. Our family-friendly Tea Room serves the freshest produce from the garden and our shops are packed with Peter Rabbit gifts.
An award winning family day out, Rheged's attractions include a giant cinema with a screen the size of six double decker buses, a kids play centre and an international mountaineering exhibition as well as superb shops and fabulous food.
Lakes Aquarium, Ulverston
See things that swim, things that fly and things that bite! Lakes Aquarium allows you to visit the lakes of the world, along with those a little closer to home- making it a captivating centrepiece to the Lake District. Walk through our incredible underwater tunnel, home of the breath taking diving ducks.
South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Dalton-in-Furness
South Lakes Wild Animal Park
Prepare to be truly amazed with penguins, lions, tigers, giraffes, rhinos, hippos, kangaroos, lemurs, monkeys and much much more - you will not experience anything like this anywhere else in the UK!
Lakeland Wildlife Oasis, Milnthorpe
Lakeland Wildlife Oasis
Lakeland's Wildlife Discovery Centre is a unique and exciting blend of exotic wildlife and interactive 'hands-on' displays, which take you through 3,000 million years of evolution and follow the development of life on Earth - from magic molecules to mischievous monkeys.
Trotters World of Animals, Keswick
Trotters World of Animals
Trotters World of Animals - home to hundreds of friendly animals including traditional favourites, endangered species, birds of prey and reptiles. A great deal is under cover so rain need not spoil your visit...
Eden Ostrich World, Penrith
Eden Ostrich World
Tons to do: African Black Ostrich - Rare Farm Animals - Zebroid (Zebra/Pony Cross)!! - Adventure and pre-school Playgrounds - African Black Ostrich - Giant Maze - Tractor Rides - Indoor heated Soft Play Area
Lake District Coast Aquarium, Maryport
Lake District Coast Aquarium
45 carefully themed and informative aquatic displays + Adventure playground, radio controlled boats and mini golf.
Duckys Park Farm, Grange over Sands
Duckys Park Farm
There's plenty to do at Ducky's. Meet a large variety of animals and enjoy hands on petting, have a go at the farm trail and play on the trampolines and huge indoor play frame with separate toddlers area.
Not a falconry centre and not open to casual visitors. They specialise in pre-booked interactive experiences for the adventurous of spirit, and those who are just fascinated by birds of prey!
Child friendly open farm with a very hands on approach, giving children chance to touch, hold and feed as many different types of animal as possible.
Over 30,000 motoring related exhibits including many reminiscent rarities, tastefully presented in a rather quaint former Shire Horse Stables and courtyard setting.
You will also find many famous vehicles and even motorcycles. (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, James Bond, Fools and Horses etc.) The museum also has a collection of autographs of famous people and even rides for the children.
The world famous pencil museum!! Take a look at the link to their website and see what they do there!!!
Explore the fascinating history of Barrow-in-Furness, and discover how it grew from a tiny 19th Century hamlet to the biggest iron and steel centre in the world, and a major ship-building force, in just 40 years + kids adventure playground.
2 Lane Astra Slide - Spiral Tube Slide - Look Out Tunnels - Swing Ball
An indoor play area for the little ones with laser zone for over 8s, historical architecture and a great restaurant. Get going!
A large, indoor play centre offering adventure, exercise, exploration and excitement for children in a clean, safe, stimulating environment.
The tour shows the current workings of the mine and how a mixture of modern and traditional methods is still extracting the slate which was forming some 400 million years before tyrannosaurus Rex was to stride the land.
Carlisle Castle is still a sight to behold. William Rufus founded it in 1092. It's had a few famous guests in it's time, including Mary Queen of Scots who was imprisoned here.
Step back in time at Wordsworth House and Garden, the 18th century home of poet William Wordsworth. Hands on rooms and fun for all the family.
70 acre garden for the kids to run wild in. Win a prize if you answer the questions correctly in the indoor MeadowVole maze. Visit the World Owl Centre and get up close at the daily display. Interactive computers, playground, cafe shops and events programme. Historic Haunted Castle!
Get your first taste of climbing in our unique centre with it's great indoor wall, on one of our beginners courses, taster sessions or with an experienced friend. There are a wide range of regular sessions and clubs for young people from 6 years upwards.
Think you, your friends and family can handle 3 hours of tree top adventure? Are you wild enough to climb 30ft up a rope ladder, Tarzan swing into a giant rope net then zip wire through trees, crawl through tunnels and tackle high wire rope bridges?
Rookin House is a 250 acre adventure playground for children. They can participate in many of the regular activities, as well as some specially designed for them - providing fun and adventure in a safe environment.
An Indoor Climbing wall in the lake district catering for most ages and abilities. A great way to spend the day and tire the kids out. A wide range of things to do from Indoor Climbing and Archery to a wide range of Outdoor Activities. Set in a stunning location with a great view of the mountains. Lots of places to go for a walk whilst your kids are having the time of their lives. Or join in!
Offering family adventure days which are specifically designed around the ages, abilities and needs of your family
The interactive LazerZone arena offers kids an exciting place to play where they will enjoy a multi level indoor maze with special effects and themed zones.
The Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway runs for seven-miles from the coastal village of Ravenglass in the Western Lake District through two of Lakeland's 'loveliest valleys' to Dalegarth station and visitor centre in Eskdale, nestling at the foot of England's highest mountains. Steam trains operate every month of the year.
No.7 in the official tourist board attractions in the UK - so must be good!! Great idea for family days out in the Lake District.
Lake cruises surrounded by some of the highest mountains and home to many different birds and animals. Come and sail with us and uncover our darkest secrets. Our Round The Lake ticket gives you time to explore, fish for tiddlers or play I spy with your free 'Sammy' guide onboard...
Come and have fun throwing paint and clay around in our ceramic and pottery cafe. All parties welcome - open to all ages and abilities
Over 140 buildings made from local Coniston slate. Houses, farms and barns create the Lakeland landscape. Under construction is our new Japanese Tea House overlooking our Japanese Garden.
A great fun way to explore in your own town or when visiting somewhere new. Fun for all the family and something a bit different getting everyone out and about in the fresh air for a few hours.
Abbott Lodge Penrith
is a working dairy farm which produces over 40 flavours of homemade Jersey ice cream. Visitors can also see Jersey Cows and calves in the nearby field and kids can have fun in the indoor and outdoor play areas.