Kids Days Out Northern Ireland



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Welcome to the fantastic country of Northern Ireland or Ulster. If you need child friendly ideas where to take the kids, kids days out, or fun things to do with the kids in Northern Ireland then we can help. We have family pubs with kids play areas, soft play areas, indoor play areas, outdoor play areas, playgrounds, aquariums, castles, stately homes, children's clubs such as Scouts, Cubs, Beavers, Brownies, Guides, youth clubs, activity centres, Air, Sea, Army Cadets. We list children's entertainers in Northern Ireland if you are planning a birthday, cinema, theatre, petting zoo, animal farms, children's farms, leisure hire, museum and art gallery, nature areas such as parks, and countryside walks and beaches. We have kids activities related to outdoor pursuits and sports such as swimming, ice skating, ten pin bowling and football centres in Northern Ireland. We list theme parks and Adventure Parks in Northern Ireland . If you are looking for zoos with more exotic animals then we have them. We have days out with the kids in Northern Ireland in and near :- County Antrim, Armagh, Belfast, Down, Fermanagh, Londonderry,Tyrone.
4D Turbo Tours - Portrush, CLOSED
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4D Turbo Tours - Portrush, CLOSED
CLOSED DOWN! IRELAND'S ONLY 4D SPECIAL EFFECTS THEATRE Where you can RIDE THE MOVIES! Turbo Tours 4D ride delivers a thrilling adventure for the entire family. Using...
Aladdins Kingdom - Omagh
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Aladdins Kingdom - Omagh
A childrens indoor soft play Adventure Complex with slides, ball pools, climbing frames and rope bridges. Aladdins Kingdom is a top adventure playground and somewhere for the kids to party. ...
Ark Open Farm - Newtownards
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Ark Open Farm - Newtownards
The Ark Open Farm is owned and operated by Stewart and Lorraine Donaldson. We opened the farm to the public on 14th August 1990, since then it has grown in size and in popularity. Our main aim being...
Armagh County Museum
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Armagh County Museum
The oldest county museum in Ireland is set in Armagh’s beautiful Georgian tree lined Mall. Its collections capture centuries of stories relating to the people who lived, worked and had ...
Armagh Planetarium
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Armagh Planetarium
The Planetarium is a multifaceted organisation dedicated to astronomy education for all levels, from nursery through to retirement age. It is the Planetarium's unique ability to adapt to changing...
Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory - Belfast
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Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory - Belfast
Aunt Sandra's Candy Factory is nationally renowned as one of the finest purveyors of hand made chocolates, fudge and boiled sweets, made from 100 year old recipes. A visit to the shop is like...
Ballycastle Beach - Ballycastle
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Ballycastle Beach - Ballycastle
Ballycastle Beach, County Antrim, it is a short stroll across the Margy River from the beautifully landscaped seafront which features famous championship tennis courts and access to the ...
Ballywhiskin Open Farm - Newtownards
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Ballywhiskin Open Farm - Newtownards
At the animal farm we have over more than 20 different animals. We have ducks, chickens and peacocks and goats too. Together with the people who work on our camping site you can feed the animals in...
Bangor Castle Leisure Centre
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Bangor Castle Leisure Centre
Bangor Castle Leisure Centre is situated o n Castle Park Avenue, Bangor, less than two minutes walk from both the railway station and bus station. The Leisure Centre overlooks Castle Park, 150...
Barrontop Fun Farm - Strabane
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Barrontop Fun Farm - Strabane
Situated in the picturesque green hills of Donemana, Barrontop Fun Farm is the perfect day out for all ages. With a large range of animals (including some more exotic animals), an adventure...
Belfast Botanic Gardens and Palm House
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Belfast Botanic Gardens and Palm House
First established in 1828, the gardens have been enjoyed as a public park by the people of Belfast since 1895. Days Out at Belfast Botanic Gardens In addtion to the Palm House and Tropical Ravine,...
Belfast Castle Visitors Centre
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Belfast Castle Visitors Centre
  Belfast Castle, located in the Cave Hill area of north Belfast, was built in the 1860s and is one of the city's most famous landmarks. Licensed to hold both marriage and civil...
Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre
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Belleek Pottery Visitor Centre
Established in 1857 Belleek Pottery holds a very special place in the cultural and commercial heritage of County Fermanagh. Nestling on the banks of the River Erne this imposing building is home to...
Brunswick Superbowl - Derry
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Brunswick Superbowl - Derry
Brunswick Cinebowl is the foremost cinema, bowling and entertainment complex in the North West of Ireland. Comprising of 16 cosmic ten pin bowling lanes, Banana's Adventure Park (Ireland's...
Butterfly House and Seaforde Gardens - Downpatrick
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Butterfly House and Seaforde Gardens - Downpatrick
Seaforde Gardens and Tropical Butterfly House are situated in the historic demesne of Seaforde in County Down, Northern Ireland, which has been a family home for almost 400 years. The gardens...
Carnfunnock Country Park - Larne
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Carnfunnock Country Park - Larne
Carnfunnock Country Park is packed full of exciting and unusual attractions to see and do, with over 191 hectares of mixed woodland, colourful gardens, walking trails and coastline, not ...
Carrickfergus Castle
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Carrickfergus Castle
Carrickfergus Castle is one of Northern Ireland’s most striking monuments whether you approach it from land, sea, or air. With over 800 years of history behind it, today it is under the...
Carrickfergus Museum
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Carrickfergus Museum
Carrickfergus is the most archaeologically explored town in Northern Ireland. The finds on display at Carrickfergus Museum provide a remarkable glimpse into life in the town from the Medieval...
Cascades Leisure Complex - Armagh
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Cascades Leisure Complex - Armagh
Orchard Leisure Centre 37-39 Folly Lane Armagh Tel: 028 37 515920
Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre - Comber
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Castle Espie Wildfowl & Wetlands Centre - Comber
Castle Espie Wetland Centre combines spectacular sustainable design with a memorable day out for the whole family. Beyond its award-winning eco-friendly visitor centre packed with attractions lies a...
Castle Island Enniskillen - Enniskillen
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Castle Island Enniskillen - Enniskillen
Castle Island is a safe and stimulating environment where children can enjoy and explore our multi-level play equipment. The equipment is ideal to stimulate and encourage a variety of the...
Castle Ward - Strangford
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Castle Ward - Strangford
Castle Ward will take you on a journey of discovery. The 18th-century eccentric house with two distinctly different styles, classical and Gothic, will entice you to explore further. This truly...
Cave Hill Adventurous Playground - Belfast
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Cave Hill Adventurous Playground - Belfast
  Cave Hill Adventurous Playground is located in the grounds of Belfast Castle Estate opposite Gray's Lane on the main Antrim Road. It is suitable for children aged three to 14 and...
Cheeky Monkeys Indoor Play Centre - Ballyclare
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Cheeky Monkeys Indoor Play Centre - Ballyclare
Cheeky Monkeys Childrens Indoor Play Centre, based in Ballyclare, offers a world of fun for children of all ages. There are numerous astroslides and tunnels for children to explore in the soft...
City Swimming Baths - Londonderry
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City Swimming Baths - Londonderry
City Swimming Baths William St, Londonderry, County Londonderry BT48 9AD Tel: 028 7126 4459  
Clementsmount Fun Farm - Crumlin
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Clementsmount Fun Farm - Crumlin
Clementsmount Fun Farm is the ideal spot to stop for lots of fun, for all the family. You are sure to find lots to do and see whether its wet or dry! With great indoor and outdoor activities ...
Coney Island - Craigavon
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Coney Island - Craigavon
Coney Island lies in Lough Neagh, a mile from the County Armagh Shore. It is a thickly wooded island of nearly 9 acres. It was given to the National Trust in 1946 by Mr. Fred Storey and may be...
Cookstown Leisure Centre - Cookstown
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Cookstown Leisure Centre - Cookstown
Cookstown Leisure Centre is now one of Mid-Ulster's top leisure and sporting venues. It offers a range of the most up-to-date leisure facilities, coupled with a wide and varied range of...
Drumaway Junction - Donaghadee
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Drumaway Junction - Donaghadee
The Belfast and Co. Down Miniature Railway Society operates a 7 1/4” gauge railway called Drumawhey Junction, located at Four Road Ends on the Upper Gransha Road, midway between Bangor,...
Dundonald International Ice Bowl - Belfast
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Dundonald International Ice Bowl - Belfast
Enjoy a great day out at Dundonald International Ice Bowl with a host of fantastic activities all under one roof! You can choose to ice skate at Northern Ireland's only public Olympic size ice...
ECOS Millennium Environmental Centre - Ballymena
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ECOS Millennium Environmental Centre - Ballymena
he interactive displays in the galleries are designed for fun while encouraing some thoughts on how we can get enough food, energy and a place to live, without destroying the planet for future...
Exploris - Portaferry
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Exploris - Portaferry
The Northern Ireland Aquarium was opened by Ards Borough Council in 1987 to enable the public to view the amazingly diverse marine life that exists around these islands. The conservation village of...
Finn McCool's Playground - Portrush
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Finn McCool's Playground - Portrush
The Dunluce Centre is a large family entertainment complex situated in the heart of Portrush, County Antrim. The centre features unique attractions...
Finvoy Fun Farm - Ballymoney
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Finvoy Fun Farm - Ballymoney
So you want some seriously good fun, you have come to the right place. Whether it's a birthday party, school visit or a special treat, Finvoy Fun Farm is a seriously fun day out for all the family. ...
Florence Court - Enniskillen
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Florence Court - Enniskillen
There is something for all the family at this warm and welcoming 18th-century property, the former home of the Earls of Enniskillen. The house enjoys a peaceful setting in West Fermanagh, with...
Foyle Valley Railway Museum - Derry
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Foyle Valley Railway Museum - Derry
Foyle Valley Railway Centre hosts an exciting and fascinating collection of railway artefacts including the majestic County Donegal Railway steam locomotive'Columbkille' and diesel railcars No....
Fun House  - Newry
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Fun House - Newry
The Fun House is Newry City's premier childrens play and party venue. A big brilliant buzzing place for 0-12 year old's. The Fun House named as a Family Visitor Attraction of the year in 2013. The...
Fun Works Play Centre - Glengormley
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Fun Works Play Centre - Glengormley
FunWorks is a kids indoor play and party centre situated right in the centre of Glengormley. FunWorks have created a clean and safe play environment catering for play, birthday parties groups, clubs...
Funky Monkeys Downpatrick
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Funky Monkeys Downpatrick
Funky Monkeys is what every parent - and child - has been looking for, a safe, stimulating environment for your child and a relaxing environment for you! Catering for children of 8 years...
Funky Monkeys Lurgan
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Funky Monkeys Lurgan
Funky Monkeys is what every parent - and child - has been looking for, a safe, stimulating environment for your child and a relaxing environment for you! Catering for children of 8 years and younger...
Funtastic! - Carryduff
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Funtastic! - Carryduff
Funtastic! in Carryduff is the newest children's indoor play centre designed to offer children of all ages endless hours of fun. We have lots to offer including a large playframe, 4 lane...
Giant's Causeway Centre - Bushmills
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Giant's Causeway Centre - Bushmills
Northern Ireland's iconic World Heritage Site and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is home to a wealth of local history and legend. Explore the basalt stone columns left by volcanic eruptions 60...
Green Lane Museum -Limavady
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Green Lane Museum -Limavady
Step back in time by visiting the Green Lane Museum, located at the Roe Valley Country Park, approximately one mile outside Limavady.  Here, the visitor can view historical exhibits relating...
Happy Town - Newtownards
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Happy Town - Newtownards
Happy Town is a large, bright and fun indoor soft play centre in Newtownards. We pride ourselves in providing a fun safe environment for children to play and exercise, while parents can join in or...
Harbour Museum - Derry
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Harbour Museum - Derry
Respecting the Victorian architecture and decor of the building the Harbour Museum has been designed as a glass case museum. An eclectic collection of objects is on display showing the citys...
Headhunters Railway Museum - Enniskillen
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Headhunters Railway Museum - Enniskillen
A trip to Headhunters Barber Shop & Railway Museum is like taking a remarkable journey into the past bringing the golden age of the railway vividly to life. Visitors start their journey of...
Lagan Valley LeisurePlex - Lisburn
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Lagan Valley LeisurePlex - Lisburn
Based at Lisburn Leisure Park just outside the city centre, the LeisurePlex boasts the largest leisure pool of its kind in Northern Ireland, with some of the fastest, longest and wettest water...
Laser Quest Newry
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Laser Quest Newry
Laser Quest is the world's best known and most exciting brand of Laser Tag game.  Laser Quest was formed in 1988 after many months of research by the directors into the space games market....
Laserforce - Enniskillen
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Laserforce - Enniskillen
Laserforce is the ultimate  participation fantasy experience, where virtual meets reality in a safe environment. Using laser guns players compete against all challengers...
Leslie Hill Open Farm - Ballymoney
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Leslie Hill Open Farm - Ballymoney
here's something for everyone at Leslie Hill. Leslie Hill will provide everything a family needs for a great day out. It is a compact estate of arable and grassland, woodland, yards, paths and ...
Lisnagelvin Leisure Centre - Londonderry
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Lisnagelvin Leisure Centre - Londonderry
Superb leisure pool with waves; water based children's adventure play area; jacuzzi; sauna; steamroom; aerobics studio and modern fitness suite. Nearby are two attractive bowling greens and four...
Loughs Agency - Riverwatch Aquarium - Londonderry
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Loughs Agency - Riverwatch Aquarium - Londonderry
The brackish waters of Foyle and Carlingford Loughs supports a variety of fish and shellfish. From lobsters, mussels, oysters, crabs to wrasse, eels and rays the colours, shapes, sizes and behaviours...
Marble Arch Caves - Florencecourt
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Marble Arch Caves - Florencecourt
Marble Arch Caves are one of Europe's finest show caves allowing visitors to explore a fascinating, natural underworld of rivers, waterfalls, winding passages and lofty chambers. Located at...
Mr Tumbles Fun House - Omagh
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Mr Tumbles Fun House - Omagh
A bright, spacious and safe environment for children at recreation. Full Cafeteria, Coffee Shop, Ice-cream and slush puppie's available on site. The area has spiral slides, twinlane wavy board,...
Omagh Leisure Complex
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Omagh Leisure Complex
Omagh Leisure Complex is amongst the most modern leisure facilities in the U.K. having almost doubled in size from opening in 1982. Set in 26 acres of landscaped grounds the complex caters for...
Palace Stables Heritage Centre
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Palace Stables Heritage Centre
On the Palace Demesne area there are numerous interesting features including the former Palace Stables Heritage Centre, which was a restored Georgian Stable block, the Primates Chapel and the...
Peter Pans Neverland - Portadown
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Peter Pans Neverland - Portadown
Peter Pan's Neverland provides a safe indoor environment for children to run, jump, climb and have fun; to stretch both their physical abilities and their creative imagination to the maximum,...
Pickie Family Fun Park - Bangor
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Pickie Family Fun Park - Bangor
One of Northern Ireland’s favourite attractions and the great for every one of all ages. Children can play in the Adventure Playground, with its maritime themed equipment, have fun in the...
Portrush Whiterocks Beach - Portrush
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Portrush Whiterocks Beach - Portrush
Recently awarded with the prestigious 2011 Blue Flag Award, Portrush Whiterocks Beach has become a favourite with locals and a must see destination for International visitors. The limestone...
Riversdale Leisure Centre - Strabane
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Riversdale Leisure Centre - Strabane
A modern state of the art leisure facility catering for a wide variety of individual and group needs. Riversdale Leisure Centre is a modern and friendly leisure centre which offers a wide range...
Saint Patrick's Trian Visitor Complex - Armagh
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Saint Patrick's Trian Visitor Complex - Armagh
Craftswirl is now open at the Tourist Information Centre.   Craftswirl and the Tourist Information Centre are open Monday – Saturday 9.00am – 5.00pm.  Saint Patrick's Trian is...
Speedway Indoor Karting - Doagh
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Speedway Indoor Karting - Doagh
Need4Speed Karting is located in Doagh which is only 20 minutes drive from Belfast and in close proximity to both major ports and airports. We offer 270cc Honda...
Sportsbowl - Ballymena
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Sportsbowl - Ballymena
16 lanes of Brunswick Tenpin Bowling JD's - award winning licensed restaurant Tumble Towers - children's soft play area Kidz Quadz - children's indoor karting Selection of arcade...
Streamvale Farm - Belfast
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Streamvale Farm - Belfast
The ethos has remained the same – Streamvale Open Farm is here for families to enjoy and learn about the countryside; to experience the sights and smells of a real farmyard; to have the...
Tannaghmore Animal Farm - Craigavon
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Tannaghmore Animal Farm - Craigavon
This attraction offers close encounters with many animals. These include cattle, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry traditionally found on farms in Ulster 100 years ago. Many of these breeds are...
Tayto Factory Tour - Tandragee
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Tayto Factory Tour - Tandragee
Take a real Tour of the Tayto Factory Tours Are Conducted At The Following Times: Monday to Thursday 10.30 am & 1.30 pm Friday 10.30 am only Closed public holidays e.g. Christmas,...
The Queens Physical Education Centre - Belfast
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The Queens Physical Education Centre - Belfast
Queen's has a great sporting tradition. As one of the UK and Ireland's leading Universities, we have always been at the forefront of sporting provision and opportunities. The facilities at...
The Wigwam Roller Rink - Bangor
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The Wigwam Roller Rink - Bangor
The rink is open to the general public for Roller skating, Inline Roller hockey, Five a side football, birthday parties, etc... Please visit the pages of this site for more info on all of our...
The Zoo Belfast Zoological Gardens - Belfast
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The Zoo Belfast Zoological Gardens - Belfast
We are home to 116 different species, most of which are endangered or extinct in the wild. We are one of many zoos around the world working to protect animals from extinction. Find out more about the...
Tower Museum - Londonderry
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Tower Museum - Londonderry
The award winning Tower Museum is located within the city’s historic walls at Union Hall Place.  Permanent exhibitions at the museum include The Story of Derry exhibition and the An...
Tropicana Outdoor Heated Fun Pool - Newcastle
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Tropicana Outdoor Heated Fun Pool - Newcastle
Those who enjoy the wet side of life can have fun in Tropicana. Newcastle's outdoor heated leisure pool with its giant waterslide. To ensure that the toddlers are not forgotten, they have their own...
Try Skirmishing Outdoor Laser Experience - Craigavon
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Try Skirmishing Outdoor Laser Experience - Craigavon
Try Skirmishing is an outdoor tactical game of team based combat, also known as " Outdoor Laser Tag ". Although the similarities end there, as with Laser Skirmishing the type of...
Tyrella Beach - Downpatrick
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Tyrella Beach - Downpatrick
Tyrella Beach and conservation area is a small enclosed dune complex within Dundrum Bay.
Ulster Folk and Transport - Holywood
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Ulster Folk and Transport - Holywood
Step back in time in and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago. Discover cottages, farms, schools and shops as you wander through the beautiful parkland of the Folk Museum chatting to costumed...
Wallace Park - Lisburn
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Wallace Park - Lisburn
Wallace Park has been an important part of life in Lisburn for many generations.  Lisburn City Council has plans to regenerate the Park ensuring that future generations are able to enjoy it...
Waterworld - Portrush
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Waterworld - Portrush
For fun and entertainment that's wetter and better, enjoy a family visit to Waterworld. Northern Ireland's No. 1 indoor water attraction boast an unrivalled range of features in its superb...
whowhatwherewhywhy - Belfast
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whowhatwherewhywhy - Belfast
With nearly 200 amazing interactive exhibits in four incredible exhibition areas, W5 provides a unique experience as well as fantastic fun for visitors of all ages.  In addition to...