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Fabulously fun Half Term days out

Written by Eleanor Weeks

Its February Half Term! Yay! What shall we do?
Here are some fun days out for all of you,
From The Chill Factore to Go Ape where it’s fun galore,
The kids will have a blast, You’ll want to go back for more!

🌲 1. Go Ape 🌲

Available at 34 nationwide locations

From tree-to-tree crossings, bouncy nets, and all-terrain Segways, Go Ape has all the adventure boxes ticked for a great family day out! Plus, there is sure to be a Go Ape not too far from your doorstep, as there are more Go Ape locations open this winter offering all activities than ever before! – A whopping 34 nationwide locations in total!  Find out more here. 

📖 2. The Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre,  📖

If you looking for a fun little family attraction, this is the one! The Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden is a great hands-on family attraction featuring three galleries packed with activities perfect for 6 to 12-year-olds! Learn about Roald Dahl’s school pranks, peek into the author’s original Writing Hut, and discover how real-life adventures inspired his stories. Find out more here. 

🏂 3. The Chill Factore, Manchester 🏂

Home to the UK’s longest indoor real snow slope in the north-west, The Chill Factore is the place to be this February half term! The whole family can learn to ski or snowboard as well as have a go at some other seriously cool activities such as the luge ice slide, tubing and climbing the snow play wall. Find out more here.

🧗‍♀️ 4. Quay Climbing Centre, Devon 🧗‍♀️

Take the family to Quay Climbing Centre, South West England’s biggest indoor climbing wall, this February half term! We recommend the family taster session,  as it gives the whole family the opportunity to climb as many walls as they please and learn the fundamentals. Find out more here. 

🌳 5. Eden Project, Cornwall 🌳

Fancy exploring the largest indoor rainforest in the world? The Eden Project in Cornwall makes a great day out for the whole family! Top attractions within the biome are the Waterfall and the Canopy Walkway, which offers incredible treetop views along the rope bridge. Find out more here. 

🧚 6. Corfe Castle Model Village, Dorset 🧚

Corfe Castle Model Village is a great place for families to visit this February Half Term! There is lots to see and do here, including a croquet lawn, enchanted Fairy Garden (sure to be a huge hit with any Tinkerbell lovers out there), fossil corner, wildlife garden and so much more. Plus, make sure to visit the Courtyard Cafe and Tea room for a scrumptious scone. Find out more here. 

📸 7. Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, Edinburgh Scotland 📸

Fancy five jam-packed floors of fun, 360 views of Edinburgh and an interactive camera obscura show? Camera Obscura and World of Illusions in Edinburgh provides all this with their flexible full-day tickets allowing you to explore over 100 interactive hands-on exhibits which will test your brain against mind-bending illusions. Find out more here. 

🧗‍♀️ 8. Beacon Climbing Centre 🧗‍♀️

Come rain or shine this February Half Term in Wales, Beacon Climbing Centre has fun activities suitable for the whole family! Do you fancy conquering their high roped walls? Or perhaps you would like to experience the freedom of climbing without using a rope on their low-level bouldering areas? CrazyClimb, a series of wacky climbing challenges, is definitely the most fun and the best introduction for children (and parents)!  Find out more here. 

👧 9. Mattel Play Centre, Liverpool 👧

Based at the iconic Albert Dock, Mattel Play Centre features three fully themed interactive play zones for your little one to explore! – Bob the Builder™, Thomas & Friends™ and Fireman Sam™. Along with a cafe, shop and interactive photo experience, this centre makes the perfect place to have a play date with your little one and their friends this Half Term! Find out more here.

🏎  10. Daytona 🏎

3 locations available: Milton Keynes, Surrey, Tamworth

Do you have a budding Formula 1 driver in your household? Daytona is the UK’s ultimate outdoor karting venue and sure to provide a one of a kind experience! Daytona offers a wide range of karting options for younger drivers with sessions specifically designed for 6-7-year-olds and 8-15-year-olds. Find out more here.


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