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AJ'Z Activity Centre - Taunton
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AJ'Z Activity Centre - Taunton
We are a play and party centre located in the heart of Taunton. We open at 9.30am every morning and close at 6.00pm every evening, so there’s plenty of time to come after school! ...
AJs Karting
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AJs Karting
AJs Karting They have special 160cc engine Junior Karts available for drivers over 4"3' (with adjustable seat if required) which go up to 40mph on their superb 3 level, 280m track! Whizz under,...
Animal Farm Adventure Park - Burnham-on-Sea
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Animal Farm Adventure Park - Burnham-on-Sea
Animal Farm Adventure Park was established in 1984 when an area of land was utilised from a larger farm to start a Rare Breeds Farm. Set on 23 acres on the Somerset levels behind Brean Sands and one...
Apex Leisure and Wildlife Park - Burnham-on-Sea
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Apex Leisure and Wildlife Park - Burnham-on-Sea
Covering over 42 acres, Apex Leisure and Wildlife Park offers visitors a chance to relax away from the bustle of Burnham's shopping centre and beach. Apex was once...
Aquasplash Leisure Centre - Minehead
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Aquasplash Leisure Centre - Minehead
At Aquasplash we have a 4 lane, 25 metre pool that doubles up as a fun pool at weekends and West Somerset School holiday times. Aquasplash is the home of Waterfitness our aerobic session in the...
Avon Ski and Action Centre - Churchill
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Avon Ski and Action Centre - Churchill
Rain or shine, summer or winter the action never stops at the Avon Ski & Action Centre. In a scenic woodland setting on the edge of the glorious Mendip Hills, the centre is reminiscent of a...
Barle Valley Safaris - Minehead
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Barle Valley Safaris - Minehead
The Perfect Way to Explore Exmoor, one of England's most beautiful National Parks,  Would you like to learn more about Exmoor?  Well then join us on a safari and experience real Exmoor: the...
Bath Abbey Vaults Museum
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Bath Abbey Vaults Museum
Pilgrims and visitors have been made welcome at Bath Abbey for hundreds of years. As one of the most visited places in the South West, we welcome over 350,000 people through our doors each year,...
Bath Boating Station
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Bath Boating Station
Three types of craft are available at the Boating Station: the skiff, the punt and the canoe. OPENING HOURS AND PRICES 2010 Season: Easter till end September Open every...
Bath City Farm
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Bath City Farm
Bath City Farm is a 37 acre community managed green space that provides a community service to all residents of Bath and North East Somerset. The farm is situated between the wards of Twerton...
Bath Postal Museum
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Bath Postal Museum
From clay mail to email Bath Postal Museum tells the history of writing from its earliest incarnation. With something for everyone from colourful and frequently changing exhibitions to dressing up...
Bath Sports & Leisure Centre
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Bath Sports & Leisure Centre
If you really do crave exercise then there's sure to be something here to suit: swimming (25m pool and kids pool), squash, tennis (floodlit), table tennis, bowls, badminton, weights, fitness classes,...
Bishops Lydeard Mill - Taunton
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Bishops Lydeard Mill - Taunton
Located in the Vale of Taunton Deane, Bishops Lydeard is a small village near the market town of Taunton. There were originally two mills in the village, Higher and Lower, supplying the area with...
Blathwayt Arms - Bath
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Blathwayt Arms - Bath
The Blathwayt is situated adjacent to Bath Racecourse and Lansdown Golf club in the beautiful open Downs of Lansdown. With idyllic garden overlooking the downs complete with childrens out door play...
Blue Anchor Railway Museum - Minehead
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Blue Anchor Railway Museum - Minehead
During 1985, the Great Western Railway's 150th anniversary year, the Trust opened a small museum in the down side waiting room at Blue Anchor Station. So far, around 550 items, mainly GWR or with...
Brean Leisure Park
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Brean Leisure Park
Welcome to one of the most exciting amusement parks in the UK - in fact, the largest Fun Park in the South West of England. Here at Brean in Somerset you’ll find leisure activities galore for...
Brean Play
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Brean Play
New large indoor play centre with separate distinct areas for toddlers and older children. Large cafe area serving Starbucks coffee. Party rooms and special events throughout the year. We are open...
Brean Splash - Burnham-on-Sea
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Brean Splash - Burnham-on-Sea
Our indoor splash complex features a 25m heated 6 lane swimming pool with a constant depth of 1.2m, and an indoor splash park with shooting water jets and fun water features, all in a ...
Burcott Mill
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Burcott Mill
Burcott Mill is one of only 50 water powered flour mills that are still operating in the UK today. The origins of Burcott Mill date back over 1000 years to a recording in the Doomsday Book (1086)! ...
Butlins Minehead Resort
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Butlins Minehead Resort
75 years ago we wanted families to have a place to spend time together, try something new and relax. We still believe the same today. Our resorts have changed quite a bit though - see for yourself. ...
Cannington Golf Centre
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Cannington Golf Centre
Cannington Golf Centre is a nine hole, 18-tee golf course plus undercover, fully automated floodlit driving range where children and non-members are welcome. Junior players are very welcome at...
Chard Museum
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Chard Museum
Chard Museumin converted 16th century listed buildings and outbuildings, covering nearly an acre, with collections of exhibits about local history and displays related to the lives of notable local...
Cheddar Gorge
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Cheddar Gorge
A major tourist attraction for over 200 years, with plenty to do above and below ground. Outstanding Natural Beauty, where you'll find many rare species. The Cathedral-like Caves and...
Cheeky Monkeys Play Centre - Radstock
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Cheeky Monkeys Play Centre - Radstock
Cheeky Monkey's provides children with an environment for play and become’s a ‘happy’ stage into their childhood. Here a growing reputation transcends generations, where a child...
CLEEVE ABBEY
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CLEEVE ABBEY
In Washford lies one of the undiscovered jewels of Somerset, providing an interesting day out for families and budding historians alike. The Cistercian abbey of Cleeve is a haven of peace and...
Clevedon Pier
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Clevedon Pier
Welcome to the Clevedon Pier, the only fully intact, Grade 1 listed pier in the country. The pier has been beautifully restored and provides a lovely day out for all the family. There are...
Combe Sydenham Country Park - Taunton
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Combe Sydenham Country Park - Taunton
Combe Sydenham nestles in a hidden Exmoor Valley. The buildings give a very special opportunity to see history restored. The estate allows observation of unspoilt nature at its best.
Court Farm Country Park - Weston-Super-Mare
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Court Farm Country Park - Weston-Super-Mare
Have a great family day out at Somersets top award winning farm attraction - all year round A family run farm attraction, all the animals and staff at Court Farm are looking forward to welcoming...
Crewkerne and District Museum - Crewkerne
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Crewkerne and District Museum - Crewkerne
Crewkerne has a long and interesting history - its status as a Saxon royal Mint, its importance as a stopping place for travellers, and its prosperity based on the textile industry. The ancient...
Cross Keys - Bath
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Cross Keys - Bath
The Cross Keys dates back to the early part of the 18th Century on land which had been acquired by Hugh Sexey of Bruton after the dissolution of the Benedictine Priory of Bath. It is situated just a...

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Curious About Bath Spa
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Curious About Bath Spa
Curious About Bath is an exciting way of discovering how this elegant Edwardian city became what it is today. Enjoy the walks separately, or join them together to form one longer walk, depending on...
DAWS CASTLE
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DAWS CASTLE
The clifftop fortress of Daws Castle was founded by King Alfred to defend the people of Watchet against Viking attacks. BEFORE YOU GO Access: The walk from Watchet is challenging, so we...
DUNSTER BUTTER CROSS
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DUNSTER BUTTER CROSS
Set on the outskirts of the charming village of Dunster, this transplanted stump of a medieval stone cross was once a meeting place for butter-sellers. Managed by The National Trust. Read...
Dunster Castle - Minehead
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Dunster Castle - Minehead
The red turrets and towers of Dunster Castle rising up from their wooded perch is a dramatic spectacle for any visitor. Drama that is mirrored in the castle's history, more than 1,000 years of...
Dunster Forest and Estate
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Dunster Forest and Estate
Welcome to Dunster Estate, part of The Crown Estate. Set in the rolling hills of Exmoor National Park in Somerset, Dunster offers a wide range of attractions for visitors, including spectacular...
DUNSTER GALLOX BRIDGE
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DUNSTER GALLOX BRIDGE
This late medieval stone bridge - originally 'gallows bridge' - across the River Avill once carried packhorses bringing fleeces from Exmoor to the Somerset market town of Dunster. The town had become...
Dunster Museum and Doll Collection
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Dunster Museum and Doll Collection
Dunster Museum and Doll Collection Open from 12th April 2014, see more than 800 dolls from many periods, in varied costumes, a dolls house, childrens favourites and other artefacts on display at...
Dunster Water Mill
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Dunster Water Mill
The West Country's finest working water mill, built in 1680, the mill is set in magnificent surroundings alongside the River Avill overlooking Exmoor National Park, only minutes from Dunster...
DUNSTER YARN MARKET
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DUNSTER YARN MARKET
This fine 17th century timber-framed octagonal market hall is a monument to Dunster's once-flourishing cloth trade. Managed by The National Trust. Read more about the history of the Yarn...
East Somerset Railway - Shepton Mallet
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East Somerset Railway - Shepton Mallet
Slow the pace of life with a trip at the East Somerset Railway. Nostalgia comes to mind, with thoughts of “yester-year”, guards with  flags  and  whistles,  doors...
England Coast Path National Trail
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England Coast Path National Trail
England Coast Path National Trail is probably the UK’s ultimate long distance hiking challenge, but you don’t need to walk it all at once and many people go just for the day. The Trail...
Exmoor Falconry & Animal Park - Porlock
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Exmoor Falconry & Animal Park - Porlock
A Falconry Centre in the Heart of Exmoor, with falconry days and hawk walks, fully organised activity breaks, bed and breakfast, clay pigeon shooting, and riding holidays - PEACEFUL, TRANQUIL,...
Farleigh Hungerford Castle
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Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Farleigh Hungerford Castle is a partially ruined fortified mansion and gardens that was occupied for 300 years by the Hungerford family and today their intriguing, yet sometimes gruesome stories are...
Fashion Museum - Bath
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Fashion Museum - Bath
We look forward to welcoming you to the Fashion Museum Study Facilities at the Assembly Rooms. The Fashion Museum is open every day except 25 & 26 December. January -...
Ferne Animal Sanctuary - Chard
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Ferne Animal Sanctuary - Chard
Ferne Animal Sanctuary strives to provide care and refuge for unwanted domestic and farm animals. The Sanctuary rehomes dogs and cats within a 30 mile radius of Ferne. Some horses and ponies are...
Fizz Pop Science Parties
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Fizz Pop Science Parties
Fizz Pop Science Parties are a fabulous way of making your child birthday a special one. Sometimes people start of thinking a science party just cant be fun?? can it...? Well every person that has a...
Fleet Air Arm Museum - Ilchester
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Fleet Air Arm Museum - Ilchester
The Royal Navy operates on the sea, under the sea, on the land and in the air. Welcome to the Fleet Air Arm Museum - representing the flying arm of the Royal Navy. Opening Hours ...
Forde Abbey House and Gardens
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Forde Abbey House and Gardens
Forde Abbey Historical House and Gardens is a lovely working, family estate, with a number of features that offer an enjoyable day out for all ages. The house is open between April and October...
Fuzzy Ed's - The Bucket & Spade - Weston Super Mare
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Fuzzy Ed's - The Bucket & Spade - Weston Super Mare
Fuzzy Ed’s Fun House is a soft play area for ages 0-12 years! Children must be under 4ft 9 and supervised at all times! We have a baby area which caters for children 0-4 years and the older...
Fyne Court Nature Reserve
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Fyne Court Nature Reserve
Fyne Court Nature Reserve has an interesting mix of woodland paths, fields, flat grassy areas and interesting old buildings to discover as you explore! There is a cobbled courtyard with picnic tables...
Gartell Light Railway - Templecombe
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Gartell Light Railway - Templecombe
John and Christine Gartell, their family and friends look forward to welcoming you to the narrow gauge Gartell Light Railway. Step back in time to a more leisurely age and ride through the beautiful...
Glastonbury Abbey
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Glastonbury Abbey
Visitor Attraction, Scheduled Ancient Monument and Church Romantic Ruins - Once the grandest and richest Abbey in England. A great Glastonbury experience awaits you here! Peaceful parkland...
GLASTONBURY TRIBUNAL
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GLASTONBURY TRIBUNAL
Glastonbury Tribunal is a fine, late 15th-century stone town house with an early Tudor façade and panelled interiors, once thought to have been the courtroom of Glastonbury Abbey. The Tribunal...
Go Bananas
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Go Bananas
Go Bananas is based at our Writhlington site and has been rated the best indoor play centre in the area! It’s clean, friendly and above all fun. There is a separate play area for under...
Grand Pier - Weston Super Mare
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Grand Pier - Weston Super Mare
Welcome to the ultimate 21st Century indoor theme park. We are open every day, except Christmas Day, so come hail, rain or shine, you’ll always get a warm welcome here at the Grand Pier....
Great Wood
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Great Wood
Great Wood offers a great fun, cheap family day out! With over 627 hectares of woodland you can let the kids run free. We have a waymarked trail or plenty of well surfaced forest tracks for those...
Greenbank Heated Outdoor Pool - Street
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Greenbank Heated Outdoor Pool - Street
30x12m main Pool, semi-circular childrens Pool and Splash Area with slide, fountains and water jets. Spacious lawn surrounds for a great family day out. Hot & cold drinks, sandwiches and...
Haynes International Motor Museum - Yeovil
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Haynes International Motor Museum - Yeovil
The UK's largest exhibition of the greatest cars from around the world with over 400 amazing cars and bikes from nostalgic classics of the 50s and 60s glorious Bentleys and Rolls Royces to exciting...
Hestercombe Gardens
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Hestercombe Gardens
Discover Somerset and lose yourself (figuratively!) in 50 acres of lakes, temples, cascades and tranquil woodland walks, plus formal terraces, vivid colours and outstanding views. One to take the...

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Hollywood Bowl Taunton
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Hollywood Bowl Taunton
Boasting 22 state-of-the-art bowling lanes, fantastic food and drink and a family friendly environment for all ages. A great place to create wonderful memories and share fun times with family and...
Jump N Jackz Indoor Play Centre - Weston Super Mare
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Jump N Jackz Indoor Play Centre - Weston Super Mare
Welcome to Jump N Jackz Weston's Newest & Largest Indoor Play Centre. Jump N Jackz are all about active fun and healthy exercise.. with an emphasis on FUN ! Letting children do what they do...
Junction 21 - Frome
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Junction 21 - Frome
Junction 21 is the fun place for children AND adults...Katie and Julie have created a relaxed environment for your children where creativity is the name of the game...Slides, ball pools,...
Jungle Jungle - Yeovil
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Jungle Jungle - Yeovil
Jungle jungle is divided into three distinct areas so that even the youngest can explore in a safe and secure environment. We have a large playframe for the older children pictured at the top ,...
Market House Museum
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Market House Museum
Market House Museum is located where the Esplanade meets Market Street and occupies the ground floor of Watchet's former Market House. Today the Museum houses many of the artefacts associated with...
MEARE FISH HOUSE
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MEARE FISH HOUSE
The only surviving monastic fishery building in England, Meare Fish House was the residence of Glastonbury Abbey's official in charge of the nearby lake and its fishery, and it provided facilities...
Mendip Frisbee Golf Course
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Mendip Frisbee Golf Course
Mendip Frisbee Golf Course Use your Frisbee to traverse our exciting new 10 hole, woodland, disc golf course in the fewest number of throws! Mendip's New 10 Hole Disc Golf Course, one of only 35...
Mendips Raceway - Shipham
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Mendips Raceway - Shipham
Our oval racing circuit, situated above Cheddar on the Mendip Hills, is home to some of the most exciting stock car, banger and caravan racing in the UK!
Middlemoor Water Park
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Middlemoor Water Park
A super friendly crew of aquatic masters offering expert tuition to get you started on their water ski, wakeboard, jet ski and karting facilities! Every kind of cool is offer at the fabulous...
Mill on the Brue Activity Centre - Bruton
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Mill on the Brue Activity Centre - Bruton
Experience unforgettable outdoor adventures. Scale heights, paddle the river, explore underground. With over 40 exciting, stimulating and challenging activities all on site, we know there...
Minehead Eye
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Minehead Eye
Minehead EYE is a wooden indoor skate park and BMX park which also houses a recording studio, DJ Booth, IT Suite, Media Lab and Games room. It serves as a youth and community...
Montacute House
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Montacute House
Montacute House was built at the end of the 16th century and is considered to be one of the most beautiful Elizabethan houses in England. Whether the kids want to be inspired by the art and history...
Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum
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Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum
Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum Like a Tardis, Montacute TV Radio Toy Museum opens up to display what is probably the largest collection of toys, books, annuals and games related to TV and radio...
MUCHELNEY ABBEY
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MUCHELNEY ABBEY
Muchelney Abbey, which lies two miles south of Langport, was once a landmark in the Somerset Levels and still has much to offer its visitors – history lovers in particular will enjoy this...
Museum of Somerset
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Museum of Somerset
Museum of Somerset An under-floor Plesiosaur, the largest collection of Roman coins ever discovered in Britain and a chilling recreation of the infamous Bloody Assizes – you’ll find them...
New Inn - Bath
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New Inn - Bath
Set in 1½ acres of land, The New Inn has an olde worlde.  Everyone is made to feel extremely welcome and families will be delighted with the facilities and extras for children. Food is...
Noahs Ark Zoo Farm - Bristol
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Noahs Ark Zoo Farm - Bristol
With 12 indoor and outdoor adventure play areas including tube slides and heated soft-play, Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm is fun for all the family. The 100 acre Bristol attraction also offers a truly...
North Somerset Museum - Weston Super Mare
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North Somerset Museum - Weston Super Mare
This friendly family museum caters for all ages. The displays range from the archaeology of the earliest inhabitants to the wildlife that you can find today. Other displays cover the local...
Nunney Castle
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Nunney Castle
Nunney Castle is a striking and picturesque moated castle, wich was built in the 1370s. Bring your little knights and princesses here to explore the still numerous walls and features of the castle,...
O'Bridge - Taunton
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O'Bridge - Taunton
FUN FACTORY  (Indoor Play Building) OPENING TIMES Monday - Friday 9am - 8pm. Saturday & Sunday 12noon - 8pm. PARTY PACKAGES Please ring for details on party packages. Private...
Odeon Bath
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Odeon Bath
ODEON Bath, Kingsmead Complex, James St West, Bath. BA1 2BX
Pevlings Farm Riding and Livery Stables
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Pevlings Farm Riding and Livery Stables
Pevlings Farm Riding Stables was established in 1985 and our aim at this riding stables has always been to provide a safe, friendly and informal atmosphere in which to learn to ride and look after a...
PHAFAL'S Childrens Play Centre - Wincanton
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PHAFAL'S Childrens Play Centre - Wincanton
Childrens indoor soft play centre for children from 0 to 12 years with cafe and childrens parties. Freshly prepared hot and cold food available daily at affordable prices.   FREE entry...
Phafals Childrens Fun and Play - Bridgwater
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Phafals Childrens Fun and Play - Bridgwater
Phafal's Childrens Fun and Play 4 Fishermans Wharf West Quay Bridgwater Somerset TA6 3HL Telephone: 01278 459598
Portishead Lake Grounds
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Portishead Lake Grounds
The man-made lake was dug by hand in 1910 and is home to a variety of bird life including swans and ducks. A small island in the middle of the lake provides nesting space and a number of small...
Portishead Open Air Pool - Portishead
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Portishead Open Air Pool - Portishead
Opening Times 21 April - Friday 22 July  (SummerTerm time)    Saturday, Sunday      8.30am–7.00pm    Monday    ...
Premier Leisure Weston Super Mare
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Premier Leisure Weston Super Mare
Premier Leisure Weston Super Mare which is now known as AJ's offers a great combination of activities, handy if you have kids of different ages! Raceway: children must be at least 4"3' to drive...
Prior Park Landscape Gardens - Bath
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Prior Park Landscape Gardens - Bath
One of only four Palladian bridges of this design in the world can be crossed at Prior Park, which was created in the 18th century by local entrepreneur Ralph Allen, with advice from...
Purple Sheep Centre - Weston Super Mare
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Purple Sheep Centre - Weston Super Mare
In alliance with the community church this play center is also good for parties.
Puxton Park - Weston Super Mare
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Puxton Park - Weston Super Mare
Set in the beautiful Somerset countryside the 50 acre family adventure park is one of the largest visitor attractions in the South West providing fun and variety with something to offer everyone....
Queen's Hall Pub - Minehead
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Queen's Hall Pub - Minehead
Queen's Hall Warren Road Minehead Somerset TA24 5BG Telephone: 01643 703 044
Racetrac
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Racetrac
Virtual driving and karting race venue. All driving abilities catered for and the Racetrac can be booked for private events. There are regular race driving competitive, open session racing. Racing...
Radstock Museum
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Radstock Museum
Radstock Museum is home to the collection of the Radstock, Midsomer Norton and District Museum Society and celebrates the history and heritage of the former Somerset Coalfield. Dedicated areas...
Rascals Children's Play and Party Venue - Weston Super Mare
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Rascals Children's Play and Party Venue - Weston Super Mare
A massive 7,000 square foot building filled with fun and adventerous activities for children, whilst a welcoming, quality environment for parents to enjoy watching their children develop their skills...
Ready2climb Adventure Zone
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Ready2climb Adventure Zone
Ready2climb Adventure Zone provides thrills and excitement for all the family, climbing using automatic belays that lower the climber safely to the ground, so no-one has to worry! There are 14...
Roman Baths and Museum - Bath
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Roman Baths and Museum - Bath
Walk where Romans walked on 2000 year-old pavements beside the steaming pool. Opening Hours January - February 09:30 - 16:30, exit 17:30 March - June...
Royal Victoria Park - Bath
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Royal Victoria Park - Bath
Royal Victoria Park was laid out in 1829 becoming one of the earliest public parks in the country and possibly the first created through public subscription. The residents of Bath paid for the...
Rug Ratz Children's Play Centre - Yeovil
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Rug Ratz Children's Play Centre - Yeovil
Rug Ratz Indoor Play Centre is Yeovil's premier activity centre for children of all ages. Rug Ratz caters for children from Birth to 11 years. With three separate play areas, babies,...
Safari Tots - Somerton
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Safari Tots - Somerton
Aimed at 0-10 year olds there are whizz slides, crawl tubes, dangling snakes, spinning disks and a triangular terrain. Seperate soft play area and baby area. Out door play area available in the...
Seaquarium Weston-Super-Mare
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Seaquarium Weston-Super-Mare
SeaQuarium Weston is situated on its own unique pier on Weston-super-Mare seafront. The aquarium showcases a range of freshwater, marine and tropical species from around the world in 10 different...
Secret World Wildlife Rescue
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Secret World Wildlife Rescue
Secret World Wildlife Rescue specialises in the rescue, rehabilitation and eventual release of orphaned and injured wild creatures. It is run entirely on donations and runs the only 24 hours wildlife...
Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum - Taunton
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Sheppys Cider Farm and Museum - Taunton
Always living in Somerset, the Sheppy family still continues the ancient combination of farming with cider-making. The Museum contains many ...
Shepton Mallet Outdoor Pool
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Shepton Mallet Outdoor Pool
When summer comes, Shepton Mallet Lido provides the ideal place to swim, relax and enjoy the sun. Refurbished to a high specification in 2006, it now provides an excellent outdoor facility for the...
Sir Bevil Grenville's Monument
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Sir Bevil Grenville's Monument
Sir Bevil Grenville's Monument was erected in the 18th century to commemorate the Royalist commander and his Cornish pikemen who fought at the Battle of Lansdown, 1643. Read more about the history...
Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust - Watchet
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Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust - Watchet
The Somerset & Dorset Railway Trust is dedicated to all matters relating to the Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway (SDJR) and its associated undertakings. As...
Somerset Cricket Museum
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Somerset Cricket Museum
Somerset Cricket Museum can be found at the County Ground, and housed in a 500 year old Grade II listed building that is the only remaining building of the Augustinian Tauton Priory, which was siezed...
Somerset Rural Life Museum - Glastonbury
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Somerset Rural Life Museum - Glastonbury
The Somerset Rural Life Museum is based in Glastonbury.  In the Abbey Farmhouse the social and domestic life of Victorian Somerset is described in reconstructed rooms and there is a...
South West Karting
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South West Karting
With a fleet of 200cc Biz Karts reaching speeds of up to 45mph, and one of the few tracks to offer Twin Seater Kart - providing safer karting for younger children and the disabled - this is an Indoor...
Stanton Drew Circles and Cove
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Stanton Drew Circles and Cove
Although this is the third largest complex of prehistoric standing stones in England, the three circles and three-stone ‘cove’ of Stanton Drew in Somerset are surprisingly little known. ...
Stoney Littleton Long Barrow
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Stoney Littleton Long Barrow
 Stoney Littleton Long Barrow is one of the country's finest accessible examples of a Neolithic chambered tomb. Dating from about 3500 BC, it is 30 metres long and has multiple burial chambers...

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The American Museum - Bath
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The American Museum - Bath
Discover the American way of life from colonial times, the joys and hardships of American children. Set in 30 acres of beautiful parkland. Regular events, Gift shop, tearoom, picnic area. Educational...
The Bishops Palace
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The Bishops Palace
The Bishops Palace is a Grand Palace surrounded by 14 acres of gardens with a Sensory Trail, 10 metre willow dragon to discover, family activities and events, and workshops. You can access the...
The Blake Museum
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The Blake Museum
The Blake Museum is dedicated to the historic market town and port of Bridgwater, first mentioned in the Doomsday Book of 1086! The museum is housed in a 16th century building on a quiet backstreet...
The Boathouse - Bath
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The Boathouse - Bath
•  Food served all day long •  Large attractive garden •  Set alongside the river Avon • Function room for hire •  Free easy parkin With...
The Butterfly Effect - Congresbury
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The Butterfly Effect - Congresbury
The aim of this project is to provide an inspirational facility that can be enjoyed by all the family. We hope that people of all ages will get pleasure from seeing unusual plants and animals in a...
The dolphin Inn - Bath
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The dolphin Inn - Bath
The Dolphin Inn is a good old fashioned pub serving good old fashioned food - you won't go home hungry with our portions. Locals and passers by frequent the pub as we are on the main cycle path next...
The Fun Farm - Taunton
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The Fun Farm - Taunton
Every visitor can join in with the hands on animal feeding and ask the farmer anything about the animals from breeding them, feeding them to treating them if they are poorly. The farmer and...
The Helicopter Museum - Weston-super-mare
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The Helicopter Museum - Weston-super-mare
The Worlds largest helicopter museum. Collection includes the Queens helicopters, the World speed record holder, the Vietnam veterans, a Russian gunship and many more. Helicopter air experience...
The Holburne Museum Of Art - Bath
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The Holburne Museum Of Art - Bath
One of the country's great small museums, the Holburne houses a wondefully rich collection of fine and decorative art including paintings by Breughel, Gainsborough, Stubbs & Turner, astonishing...
The Jane Austen Centre - Bath
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The Jane Austen Centre - Bath
The exhibition at the Jane Austen Centre in Bath has been created with the guidance of local members of the Jane Austen Society and authorities on Jane Austen. Open all year Summer 2nd...
The Walled Gardens of Cannington - Bridgwater
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The Walled Gardens of Cannington - Bridgwater
Located in the village of Cannington, Somerset, the Walled Gardens lie within the grounds of a medieval priory and many of its fine buildings, including the walls of the...
The Wells Mystery Treasure Trail
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The Wells Mystery Treasure Trail
If you’re looking for something different to do with the kids, look no further than the Wells self-guided mystery themed Treasure Trail. Clear directions will lead you on a fascinating walk...
The Wildlife Park at Cricket St Thomas - Chard
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The Wildlife Park at Cricket St Thomas - Chard
We hope that you enjoy your visit to The Wildlife Park at Cricket St Thomas – one of the top Wildlife Parks in the southwest. This site will give you an insight into the part the Wildlife Park...
The Willow Play Village - Bridgewater
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The Willow Play Village - Bridgewater
The Willow Play Village is open from the following times. Opening Times Monday – Saturday 9:30am – 6pm Sunday 10:30am – 5:30pm Bank Holidays 10.30am - 5.30pm Prices 4...
Theatre Royal Bath
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Theatre Royal Bath
Comprising three auditoria, the Main House, Ustinov Studio and the egg theatre for children and young people, a wonderfully varied programme of top quality entertainment is on offer all year...
Time Machine Museum - Weston-super-Mare
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Time Machine Museum - Weston-super-Mare
This friendly family museum caters for all ages. The displays range from the archaeology of the earliest inhabitants to the wildlife that you can find today. Other displays cover the local...
TropiQuaria Animal and Adventure Park - Watchet
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TropiQuaria Animal and Adventure Park - Watchet
Tropiquaria Zoo, award winning Animal and Adventure Park is a great day out for adults and children of all ages. Hold a snake or creepy crawly in the Tropical Hall, visit the amazing puppet show and...
Tyntesfield - Wraxall
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Tyntesfield - Wraxall
Spectacular Victorian Gothic Revival house with gardens and parkland A fine Victorian country house created by one of England’s richest commoners, William Gibbs, who built his fortune on...
Victoria Falls Adventure Golf
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Victoria Falls Adventure Golf
One of Bath's most exciting attractions. Great fun for all of the family. Open all year round 10am to Dusk This 18 hole adventure golf course is situated in the centre of the beautiful Georgian...
Vivary Adventure Centre
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Vivary Adventure Centre
Vivary Adventure Centre is a different way to spend your day. Challenge your parents to a race on the climbing wall and test your limits on the high ropes course! Great for over 8s. Vivary...
Vivary Golf Course
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Vivary Golf Course
This scenic 18 hole mini golf course is both challenging and great fun for all the family, though it’s very tasteful: don’t let them go in expecting Crazy Golf, it’s loads of fun...
Walled Garden at Mells
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Walled Garden at Mells
Walled Garden at Mells is set in the historic Somerset village of Mells, a short distance from Bath and the pretty market town of Frome. The Walled Garden offers its visitors the opportunity to...
Water Adventure Play Park - Weston-super-Mare
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Water Adventure Play Park - Weston-super-Mare
The park is open all year round (except for grounds maintenance and extreme weather), with the splash pad running seasonally (weather dependant) from April to September. During summer 2015...
Wells Cathedral
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Wells Cathedral
Wells Cathedral welcomes visitors every day of the year and it is really only by coming in person that you can properly experience this wonderful and holy place. While admission to the...
Wells Leisure Centre
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Wells Leisure Centre
Wells Leisure Centre boasts a 25m swimming pool but also a dedicated family interactive pool with lots of fun little water play features to add to the experience for the little ones. If you want to...
West Somerset Railway - Minehead
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West Somerset Railway - Minehead
Welcome aboard the West Somerset Railway in our 35th Anniversary year.  Travel 20 miles through picturesque Somerset coast and countryside perhaps stopping off at one of...
West Somerset Sports & Leisure Centre
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West Somerset Sports & Leisure Centre
The West Somerset Sports and Leisure Centre is a dual based sports centre within the West Somerset Community College. The Sports Centre includes: Sports Hall; Astro Pitch with flood lights; 4 Squash...
Weston Miniature Railway - Weston-Super-Mare
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Weston Miniature Railway - Weston-Super-Mare
This railway has unfortunately now stopped running! Welcome to the Weston Miniature Railway Our 7 ¼ inch gauge miniature railway operates on the Beach Lawns, Marine Parade in...
Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail
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Weston-Super-Mare Treasure Trail
Set in the fun seaside town of Weston-Super-Mare, this 2.5 hour circular self guided walking Trail and treasure hunt is just one of over 30 brilliant Treasure Trails designed for families and friends...
Wimbleball Lake Country Park
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Wimbleball Lake Country Park
Wimbleball Lake, Exmoor offers a variety of activities both on and off the water for all abilities. There's plenty to do at this scenic lake, including miles of walks, cycle trails, a children's...
Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool - Taunton
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Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool - Taunton
Welcome to Wivey Pool. Wiveliscombe Open Air Pool Wiveliscombe Taunton Somerset TA4 2TA Telephone: 01984 624720
Wookey Hole Caves - Wells
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Wookey Hole Caves - Wells
Wookey Hole Caves  is a show cave and tourist attraction in the village of Wookey Hole on the southern edge of the Mendip Hills near Wells in Somerset. Wookey Hole cave was formed by the action...
Writhlington Sports and Leisure Centre
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Writhlington Sports and Leisure Centre
Writhlington Climbing Wall is an 8 meter high, 16 top rope indoor climbing wall. There are 42 climbing routes ranging from Grade 4 (beginner) to 7A+ (advanced). Writhlington Climbing Wall is a...
Yeovil Bowlplex
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Yeovil Bowlplex
Yeovil is a lovely place, full of amazing countryside and things to do. Somerset is generally beautiful and only a short distance from Devon and Dorset! Finding family things to do isn’t...
Yeovil Railway Centre
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Yeovil Railway Centre
Yeovil Railway Centre has steam train days, visits from main line engines for servicing, special events and a well stocked shop.
Zany Zone Soft Play - Bath
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Zany Zone Soft Play - Bath
There are three floors of fun with log ramps, ball pits, cargo nets, tunnels and slides to play in a safe environment. There is a seating area for adults. Snacks and refreshments are available. Zany...
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Welcome to the splendid county of Somerset, looking fchild friendly ideas on where to take the kids for a day out, or fun things to do 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 if you are planning a birthday. Or take them to a petting zoo /animal farms, children's farms and let the kids stroke and feed the animals at petting farms or drive through a wildlife park and visit zoos with more exotic animals then we have them.

From leisure hire to museums and art galleries, 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. We list theme parks and Adventure Parks in and near Somerset.

We now list seaside towns in and near so grab your bucket and spade and head for the seaside, we have days out with the kids in:- Bath, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cheltenham, Christchurch, Exeter, Gloucester, Plymouth, Poole, Salisbury, Swindon, Taunton, Torbay, Torquay, Weston Super Mare.

With loads of fun activities and things to do with kids in and around Somerset your kids will never get fed up. Theme parks are very popular around this time of year and failing that there fair grounds attractions to keep a lot of children entertained.

The school summer holidays are here again, and with so many popular venues you won't be left without a museum to visit for FREE. A ride on a steam railway in Somerset, a day of waterfun at a water park or leisure centre swimming pool :).

If you have toddlers, then you can choose from indoor playcentres with softplay areas for toddlers to interact with other kids and burn off some energy. With plenty of kids attractions and activities or not sure what to do with the kids just use the search on the site using your postcode to find the nearest attractions!

For the more sporty types, there are ice skating rinks, roller blading places and dry and indoor ski slopes. Also with outdoor pursuits for climbing, hiking, mountain biking and much more. Or if your more cultural there are cinemas, theatres and place to have dance lessons, etc.

The things to do with kids in Somerset are tremendous and especially with cheap and free family places to go to this year whether it's rain or shine.

We have all sorts of aquariums listed in the UK but you may have to travel to another county. Looking for somewhere I take the kids just have a look at some of the pottery making places and ceramic cafes and let them get creative.

School teachers may find useful for ideas for the class to visit on school days out educational and historical venues are normally the most popular on a school trip!

If you're on vacation, then ten pin bowling alleys and the other best family tourist attractions just browse our site.

Somerset is a county in the south-west of England bordered by Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire and Bristol the county town is Taunton. The ceremonial county of Somerset borders the counties of Bristol and Gloucestershire to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east, and Devon to the south-west.

It is also partly bounded to the north and west by the coast of the Bristol Channel and the estuary of the River Severn. Somerset is a rural county of rolling hills such as the Mendip Hills and Exmoor National Park, downland, and large flat expanses of land including the Somerset Levels.