Activities Days Out Ideas For Mums North East Summer

Sensational Summer in Liverpool 2019

Written by Amy Hughes

Let’s have a summer day out in Liverpool,
Some places you can visit are really cool!
Musical experiences and trampolines too,
There’s so much for you to see and do!

1. The Beatles Story, Albert Dock

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Head further afield for a magical history tour into the world of John, Paul, George and Ringo! Set over two sites – Pier Head and the Albert Dock – the award-winning Beatles Story Museum is the largest permanent Beatles exhibition in the world. A range of talks and workshops will be running throughout summer as well as a Bank Holiday quiz on Monday 26th August 2019. Book now.

2. GoApe!, Rivington

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Swing, zip, balance and jump your way through the trees on the treetop adventure courses, suspended high above the forest floor. Younger adventurers will love Tree Top Adventure, a lower and easier version. Book now.

3. Zip World, Betws-y-Coed, Wales

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Fforest Coaster

Head further afield this summer as just a 2-hour drive away is the fantastic adventure wonderland, Zip World. Fly through the forest on the Fforest Coaster, or bounce among the trees on Treetop Nets®. If the weather takes a turn, don’t panic! Check out Bounce Below. You can head underground to a series of trampoline nets set in caves which used to be a working Victorian mine. Book now.

4. British Music Experience, Cunard Building

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Whatever music you like and whatever your age, the British Music Experience is a fantastic day out for the whole family. Journey through the ages of British popular music. See instruments and costumes used and worn by the likes of Noel Gallagher, Sex Pistols, Spice Girls, David Bowie, Adele and, of course, the Beatles. The Star Café is open each day, serving hot and cold drinks and fresh locally produced food. Book now.

5. The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience, Manchester

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Take on the popular 90s TV gameshow yourself this summer! Situated next to Spinningfields in Manchester, The Crystal Maze LIVE Experience is the ultimate team challenge. Work your way through four fully themed adventure zones before taking on the final challenge…The Crystal Dome! This is 1¼ hours of daft and frantic fun that’s open to anybody aged 13 and over. At least 1 person on your team must be 18yrs or older. Book now.

6. The World Museum, Merseyside

World Museum in Liverpool houses amazing collections, from Egyptian mummies to casts of dinosaur bones. Using the latest in video technology, explore mysterious planets and hunt for alien life in the Planetarium. There is also an Aquarium at the museum so you can dive into the underwater world of the tropics, mangroves, and native British sea life. Find out more.

7. TeamSport Indoor Go-Karting, Sefton Street

Release your inner Jenson Button or Lewis Hamilton as you take on on breathtaking straights and challenging bends on the UK’s #1 indoor karting circuit. This perfect indoor venue means it’s a brilliant place to visit come rain or shine! For the children, there are individual or small group events where they get a full safety briefing and some great tips. It’s a brilliant place for a birthday party too! Take a closer look.

8. Gulliver’s World, Warrington

Gulliver's World, Warrington

Come here for an action-packed, fun-filled day out for the family! There are over 80 fantastic rides to enjoy for kids aged between 2-13 years. There is a lovely interactive play area, SplashZone, where the kids can get wet while having great fun! This summer, The UglyDolls will be heading here for a spectacular summer of fun. Selected characters will be appearing from 20th July 2019. For families wanting to stay longer, there is an onsite hotel making it the perfect place for a short term break. Take a closer look.

9. Imagine That! Science and Discovery Centre, Wavertree Technology Park

Explore different areas of fun at Liverpool’s “fullest funnest day out”! Inspire young artists in the Art Area, take a workshop in slime or bath bombs in the Science Area, and wander around the various shops in Imagination Area. One adult can enter free with each paying child – bargain! Take a closer look.

10. Knowsley Safari Park, Prescot

See your favourite animals, small and large such as Siberian tigers, African lions, white rhinos, rhea, cape buffalo, zebra and much more. Not only a safari, but Knowsley is also an amusement park with many rides, including dodgems. There are woodland walks and more for you and your family to enjoy. Take a closer look.

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