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Family Days Out in Lancashire

Lancashire has a wide range of attractions, perfect for everyone! For a family friendly day out let the kids enjoy our selection of animal attractions, from petting farms to Blackpool Zoo or be thrilled by the theme parks in Blackpool. Enjoy guided tours and railway adventures.

With so much open countryside it’ll be no surprise to learn Lancashire is a haven for wildlife, both in the wild and at animal attractions or at the zoo. Take the family to visit a farm animal attraction such as Farmer Parr’s Animal World or Farmer Ted’s Farm Park, and you’ll meet animals like sheep, cows, chickens and pigs.

Blackpool is the entertainment capital of Lancashire and it’s jam-packed with theme parks, activities and rides. Enjoy tropical warmth combined with indoor waterslides galore at Sandcastle Waterpark.

The most famous Blackpool theme park is undoubtedly the Pleasure Beach Resort. It’s Britain’s number one visitor attraction with more than 125 rides and attractions from infusion and Pepsi Max, Big One to Beaver Creek.

Take a trip through Lancashire with our range of railway attractions. Our steam railways offer a great day out for all the family and hosts a wide variety of events and attractions to suit all ages and interests from railway enthusiasts to a fun family day out.

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    • Animal Attractions

      Animal Attractions

      With so much open countryside it’ll be no surprise to learn that Lancashire is a haven for wildlife, both in the wild and at animal attractions or zoos.

    • Blackpool Attractions

      Blackpool Attractions

      Blackpool, Lancashire, is Britain’s most popular holiday destination, which comes as no surprise when you think about this seaside resort’s huge range of year-round attractions.

    • Children's Activities

      Children's Activities

      Exciting indoor adventures and soft play areas for children of all ages.

    • Family Attractions

      Family Attractions

      For a family friendly day out let the kids enjoy our selection of fun attractions for all the family.

    • Free Days Out

      Free Days Out

      We have put together this free days out section to let you know that you can have a great time in Lancashire and it doesn't have to cost you the Earth.

    • Museums in Lancashire

      Museums in Lancashire

      Imagine a place where you can explore, touch, learn, discover and most of all have fun. At Lancashire's museums we have lots of stuff going on to tempt you and your families.

    • Plan a Family Trip to Blackpool

      Plan a Family Trip to Blackpool

      To help you plan your trip to Blackpool we’ve pulled together some ideas to get you started.

    • Railway Adventures

      Railway Adventures

      Our steam railway’s offers a great day out for all the family and hosts a wide variety of events and attractions to suit all ages and interests from railway enthusiasts to a fun family day out.

    • Soft Play Areas

      Soft Play Areas

      Soft play areas are great fun and not just for the kids. Let your little ones run around and burn off some energy at one of Lancashire's many soft play areas.

    • Teenagers and big kids

      Teenagers and big kids

      Teenagers might be notoriously hard to please, but there are few who couldn’t be tempted to ride the UK’s biggest and fastest roller coaster?

    • Toddlers and under 10’s

      Toddlers and under 10’s

      Planning days out and holidays when you’ve got children to keep happy can be one of the biggest challenges for families. Here in Lancashire we’ve got everything you could possible want, find out more.

    • Top 10 FREE Family Attractions

      Top 10 FREE Family Attractions

      Save the pennies and still have lots of fun in Lancashire with these ten great ideas.

    • Wet Weather Days Out

      Wet Weather Days Out

      With an abundance of things to do and see, you are never too far from anywhere in Lancashire no matter what the weather decides!

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