Places to go & days out in Liverpool & Wirral

boy with small goat in petting zoo

Animals, farms & zoos 

delighted children and an artist making pottery in a craft studio

Arts & crafts studios

father and young daughter on a theme park ride

Big days out & theme parks 

little girl leaning out of steam engine platform

Boats, trains & automobiles

toddler girl eating in restaurant

Eating out with children

Young blonde girl in red hooded top peeps around gap in a hedge

Historical buildings, castles and gardens

young boy in colourful ballpool

Indoor play centres

toddler boys exploring mechanical toys

Museums, science & galleries

group of happy children racing across sunny park

Outdoor fun

toddler staring out of rain covered window

Rainy day ideas

boy with helmet and rope on climbing wall

Sports venues

family in a cinema auditorium

Theatre & cinema

 

What's on highlights

Family Arts Festival 2014

17th October – 2nd November 2014 Various venues A huge variety of exciting, innovative and interactive events for all generations of the family .

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Manchester Science Festival

23rd October – 2nd November 2014 Manchester From 3D printing in action, the world’s biggest fractal and the wonders of the universe from Siberia to the solar system, kids of all ages will love getting stuck in with our packed programme of family activities.

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Kidsfest

23rd – 31st October 2014 The Atkinson, Southport With events, activities, workshops and lots, lots more… www.theatkinson.co.uk

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Family Funday

26th October 2014 Aintree Racecourse Bring the whole family for a fantastic day out featuring loads of FREE entertainment for the children, ranging from

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Half term Halloween at Underwater Street

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