Family days out in Northern Ireland

Find fun-filled family days out near you. Embark on an action-packed adventure at our places and spaces in Northern Ireland and create unforgettable memories for the whole family.

Take on a new challange at the natural play area, Mount Stewart

Natural play areas in Northern Ireland 

Log beams, rope swings and zip wires in the woods - fun family days out are a walk in the park with our places to play in Northern Ireland. Climb magical dragons and hide in willow huts on an action-packed adventure in our natural playgrounds near you. There's nothing quite like playing outdoors so feed their imagination and let them learn through landscape with a wild time in nature.

Family walk through the woodland trails at Mount Stewart

Top family walks in Northern Ireland 

Want to find a walk which the kids will love? Visit our places and spaces for wild wanders that work the imagination. From golden beaches to grand gardens, our nature trails are filled with colours and creatures that fuel action-packed adventures on a family day out.

Children on the shore with fishing nets

Go wild outdoors 

It’s time to go wild! We want kids to get messy and mucky as they embrace nature. That’s why we’ve come up with 50 things to do before you’re 11¾.

Archaeology activities at home

Visitors rolling out biscuit dough in the National Trust kitchen at Attingham Park

Family-friendly bakes to try at home 

Roll up your sleeves and get stuck into some of our top recipes to try with the kids. Quick, easy and delicious, these cakes, biscuits and savoury snacks will be sure to keep hands busy and tummies happy.