It will soon be the school holidays again, and we’re sure the kids are bored of shopping centres by now!
It’s the perfect time of year for some quality family time – but where is worth visiting? If you live in the Birmingham area, we’ve rounded up some of the best family activities to fill your weekends. Take a look and be inspired!
Trampolining isn’t just for kids, it’s a great activity for the whole family to get involved in. Get your adrenaline pumping at Rush Birmingham, which features wall to wall trampolines and a special toddler foam court. There’s loads more to do here than just jump – take on the Rush challenge course, play basketball or even try your hand at trapeze. You can spend the whole day here with the family, and it will help keep everyone fit and active.
National Sea Life Centre
Take the little ones to view the creatures of the deep. As one of the UK’s largest aquariums, take a journey underwater and learn all about the wonderful marine life which call it home. Wonderful
World of Trains and Planes
If your child loves automobiles, aeroplanes and other machinery, a visit to the Wonderful World of Trains and Plans is a must. The whole family can have fun here thanks to the variety of interactive activities. Build a model of your favourite mode of transport, become a pilot in a flight simulator or race model cars. Overall it’s an educational but really fun day out.
There’s a number of go karting experiences around Birmingham, for youngsters who can’t wait to get behind the wheel. Most of them don’t allow drivers under eight years of age, but if all your kids are older then it’s a great idea for children and teenagers. Who will win the race.
This place is perfect for children with a creative flair. Head down as a family and learn snow new craft skills including pottery painting, decoupage and jewellery making. When you’ve all finished your masterpieces, enjoy hot drinks and deli style food in the café area.
People travel far and wide to visit the factory of the UK’s favourite confectionery company. Discover the world of Cadbury with the whole family and uncover a range of chocolate delights! The interactive journey includes a ride and a 4D cinema experience.
Got any other ideas for family fun in the city? Let us know!