Family-friendly places in Cambridgeshire
If you're looking for something fun to do with the family, why not enjoy a day out with the kids at one of these places around Cambridgeshire?
Keep your little explorers busy on a family day out at one of these places in Cambridgeshire.
There’s lots of events at Wicken Fen this half term - follow our children's stick trail and enjoy adventures and games, get crafty with FREE arts & crafts workshops for 12 - 16-year-olds, led by local artists and kindly funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, make your own bird box or get stuck into some owl pellet dissection!
Help us find some feathered friends that have hidden on the ground floor of the house as part of the Wassail toy bird trail and then head to the basement where you will be able to create your own artwork, using recycled paper ‘feathers’. On Home Farm, head to the activity barn to create a paper plate chicken and blow off some steam at the new playground.
Anglesey Abbey is full of adventures waiting to happen. Whether you want to play on the new equipment in the Woodland Play Area or build a den in the woods, there's plenty for everyone to see, do and enjoy.
Houghton Mill is now closed for the winter. Look out for Meet the Millers tours returning in the spring. The cafe is open and you can explore the scenic Waterclose Meadows.
Winter is the perfect time for many of the ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ activities. Wrap up warm and go welly wandering, fossil hunting or stargazing.
There’s nothing quite like playing outdoors. Swooshing down slides, clambering over logs and letting your imagination run wild. It’s no wonder that play areas are an essential part of many family days out. Here are some top places to play in Cambridgeshire.