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Energy burner and enjoyment wrapped up in one find out the best play places in Essex from Basildon to Southend to Grays. Soft play centres can be a miracle for Essex mums, dads and grandparents everywhere. When the little ones really need to let off steam, run. See photos of Play Basildon including the 3 Storey Indoor Play Frame, Separate toddler play area for the little ones with slides, biff bags, trim trail and.
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Wander around the gardens of what used to be one of the largest Augustinian abbeys in the country. Now there stands wonderful gardens to explore as well as information panels all around the site to bring the site's history to life. This outdoor spot it the perfect location for a picnic and to spend some quality time with your little ones.
Website : visitleevalley. This particular venue has a range of great indoor and outdoor activities. Rides, adventure golf, ten pin bowling, soft play, go karts, and all your children's favourite arcade and video games.
To make visiting this brilliant pier even more fun, there is an incredible aquarium where families can meet a wide range of sea life creatures from the deep. A golfing challenge where adventurers encounter pirates, cannons, snakes, skills and a cannibal's cooking pot - not to mention a volcano, dinosaurs and crocodiles!! With both junior and over 16 sessions, this is something for the whole family to enjoy. There's even a special children's circuit. Website : lakeside-karting.
While the venue is open seven days a week, it does depend on weather, so guests should always check before visiting. Jet rides, go karts, bumper cars, trampolines and more funfair rides are waiting for you at Leisure Island Fun Park! If your looking for high thrills, or lower paced fun for your little ones, this theme park offers it.
Website : leisureislandfunpark. Test out your skill at 10 outdoor playing areas just for Laser Tag! There's even, an indoor ramp if there is really bad weather. To keep the excitement alive, there are 10 games staged in five different areas, want more excitement? Try out the mini paintball area while you're there. The cost is based on a two hour play session, groups of more than 10 are given a discount per player. This family run petting farm is every child's dream, with so many adorable farm animals to pet, feed and interact with.
When your family has had enough of the farm animals there is an outdoor playground with climbing frames, slides, swings and a seesaw. Website : whiteelmpettingfarm. Families can walk along the 2, metre pier or take the historic train to the end, where a museum awaits to be discovered, including the three original c. Prices depend on whether you plan to walk or ride on the pier, with special rates available for returns, or one way train journeys.
Website : southendpiermuseum. Rides include a giant slide, tractor rides, water blasters as well as an indoor play area and animated shows. With a moo moo here. And a moo moo there. A farm with a difference this adventure park is known for its animals as well as tractor rides, a bouncy castle and magic shows.
Meet the animals, feed the birds or walk through the aviary, cuddle the pets and groom a pony - its all possible here. Tickets bought in advance online are offered at a discount, with prices varying during peak and off peak hours. Zoom around one of the longest indoor karting tracks in Essex, with metres of circuit with sharp exciting turns at high speed. The track even has a bridge for racers to both travel under and on, making it an enjoyable and unique experience for families.
Guests book themselves in for 10 minute sessions, with multiple session packages also available - prices vary depending on the age of the driver. Starfish, sharks, otters, crocodiles, turtles and penguins - you can discover them all in the underwater haven in Southend. The water attraction has even recently added Meerkats, Macaques monkeys and three African spurred tortoises who have been re-homed following the closure of Tropical Wings Zoo.
Tickets bought online in advance are sold at a discount, with annual passes also available allowing re-entry at anytime. Fun fair rides, ten pin bowling, pier fishing and amusement rides, you can get it all on Walton Pier.
While the pier itself is outdoors, many of the attractions are indoors, which allows them to be enjoyed no matter the weather. The pier is home to bumper cars, a carousel, the classic Waltzer, as well as a full size Air Hockey table, 2p machines and the latest arcade games. Grab you ice skates, or hire them instead but whatever you do get ready to glide and enjoy the feeling of moving on water, frozen of course.
Whether your an ice skating extraordinaire or a beginner, you'll be able to have plenty of fun at this indoor venue. Website : chelmsford. Let's face it there is no greater sense of achievement than when your child is able to conquer Jelly Mountain!
The venue is suitable for children up to the age of 12, with prices varying depending on whether it is peak or off peak. Website : kidskingdom-southend. Part of the experience involves building a Norman archway, excavating a Roman doctor's grave or steering a chariot - you can't get any more adventurous.
Families with a keen love of all things history, can discover more than years of some of the most important events in British history. Entry prices are based on ages or joint options available, guests with resident passes, are given a discount. Website : cimuseums.
Immerse yourself in the history of railways, from steam trains to miniature railways and the heritage centre which explores the people who built the railways, the lines that were used but are no longer in commission and more. Families visiting with their children will leave the museum with plenty of knowledge and facts to share with their friends. The venue even has an area for children to play laser tag, making it the ultimate venue for plenty of fun. Imperial Bird of Prey Academy.
Belton Hill Gardens and Nature Reserve. Gardens Garden of Remembrance. Southend Cliff Gardens. Sort by: Traveller Ranked Highest rated places of interest or tour operators on TripAdvisor, based on traveller reviews. Highest rated places of interest or tour operators on TripAdvisor, promoting those where there is at least one tour or activity available to book on TripAdvisor.
We found great results, but some are outside Essex. Showing results in neighbouring cities. Promenade Park Maldon. Old MacDonald's Farm Brentwood. See 1 Experience. Raphael Park Romford Partyman World Of Play Basildon. Mace Playce Chelmsford. Stay and Splash Canvey Island. Hardie Park Stanford-Le-Hope.
Partyman World of Play Braintree. Go Bananas Colchester. Rob walks about making sure everyone is happy which adds a lovely touch. Farmer Fred's Play Barn Benfleet. Natural Foundations Widford 4. Blake House Craft Centre Braintree. Let's Go Bonkers Burnham-on-Crouch. The food is perfect for the little ones and plenty of it.
This is the place to go if you fancy a play date with your mummy friends or family, I highly recommend Jungle Adventure to everyone. Keep an eye out as they are always holding fantastic events there too! A big soft play centre with large-scale themed play structures, slides and a football area. It also houses a soft ball area, multi-level equipment, air cannons and activities. Cost: You must be a member to enter any Partyman World of Play venue.
Great place to entertain kids. My child loves it so much that every b-day she wants to celebrate there. Well done to staff who are very helpful and are kids friendly. A good-sized soft play which is just as good for youngsters as it is for older kids. Small enough not to lose the children but big enough for them to feel like they've got a bit of freedom. Good selection of basic food from pasta, jacket potatoes, sausage and chips type meals and the coffee is half decent too!
Staff pleasant and it's reasonably priced, especially if you arrive after 3. The newly-expanded indoor area at Adventure Island includes a soft play area that comes recommended by many parents. Play Stack — multi storey soft play for year olds which includes slides, rollers, climbing and a ball pool. Special features: It comes as part of the Adventure Island experience which includes all the rides, rollercoasters, golf, dodgems and seaside goodies. What's On. By Clare Youell. Mace Playce soft play in Chelmsford Image: Mace Playce Get the biggest Daily stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters.
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