Things to do - Days Out

More to reopen at Castle

More to reopen at Castle

Leeds Castle is to reopen its historic castle to visitors and birds of prey displays are also set to resume. All the details here.

Searching for somewhere to splash?

Searching for somewhere to splash?

Where can the kids cool off? We take a look at which of Kent's outdoor pools and splash parks are remaining closed and which are now open.

Things to do this weekend

Things to do this weekend

From jousting at Hever Castle, wartime weekends in Dover and outdoor fun at Swanley Park. Here's our round-up of some of the weekend's events.

Museum opens with half price offer

Museum opens with half price offer

Kent's only Roman museum in Kent has opened with a half price ticket offer - with two children also going free with every full paying adult.

Unlimited trampoline trips this summer

Unlimited trampoline trips this summer

Two trampoline parks in Kent have launched unlimited Summer Bounce vouchers to help families keep costs down this summer.

Things to do this weekend

Things to do this weekend

It's the first weekend of August. Here are a few things happening in Kent this weekend the family might like...

5 places to visit for a fiver

5 places to visit for a fiver

Struggling to make the pennies stretch this summer? Here are five Kent attractions where tickets are just £5 or a family could visit for £20 or less.

Family favourite Rare Breeds Centre to reopen

Family favourite Rare Breeds Centre to reopen

A popular family farm attraction has announced plans to reopen this week following four months of closure because of coronavirus.

6 ways to kick start the summer break

6 ways to kick start the summer break

School's out for summer and here are six attractions open just in time for the six-week holiday.

The Beach at Bluewater is back

The Beach at Bluewater is back

Bluewater's popular beach-side attraction is reopening this weekend, but there are changes in place to meet the latest government restrictions.

Summer camps at Kent park

Summer camps at Kent park

A Kent country park is offering socially distanced fun in the great outdoors with day-long adventure camps for children aged up to 14.

How clean is your local play area?

How clean is your local play area?

Many councils in Kent are rejecting government requests to regularly wash outdoor play areas - saying there are too many and the job too vast.

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Trampoline parks in Kent bouncing back

Trampoline parks in Kent bouncing back

Trampoline parks in Kent and Medway are getting ready to reopen this month - just in time for the start of the six-week school break.

Take the kids on a private train ride

Take the kids on a private train ride

Take the family on a picturesque ride through the countryside in their own private carriage this summer.

Summer jousting returning to Kent

Summer jousting returning to Kent

A series of summer jousting tournaments will return to a Kent attraction from next month - but families must pre-book their spot. More details here.

Attraction's first family and friends ticket

Attraction's first family and friends ticket

A Kent attraction is introducing a family and friends flexi ticket for more than one household to use together.

Two new places to visit this weekend

Two new places to visit this weekend

As lockdown rules are eased further there are two more places in Kent open for visitors from this Saturday.

Go Ape returns to the trees

Go Ape returns to the trees

If the kids have been climbing the walls - they can climb the trees from this month with the reopening of two activity centres in Kent.

Goat sanctuary welcomes visitors

Goat sanctuary welcomes visitors

The UK's only goat sanctuary, which is based here in Kent, says being able to welcome back visitors will help it continue its work.

New rules for playgrounds reopening

New rules for playgrounds reopening

Families may face time limits, restricted visitor numbers and queues at playgrounds from Saturday. We look at those in Kent ready to open.

Farm attraction to open with reduced ticket prices

Farm attraction to open with reduced ticket prices

A farming attraction is to reopen the gates this weekend with reduced temporary admission prices in place as it welcomes back families.

Play areas and Castle rooms to reopen

Play areas and Castle rooms to reopen

Hever Castle is making plans to open its castle rooms and play areas from the beginning of July following the latest ease in restrictions.

Christmas lights trail puts tickets on sale

Christmas lights trail puts tickets on sale

Despite the scorching temperatures tickets for a Christmas lights trail are on sale - with proposed restrictions at the event because of coronavirus.

The historic sites preparing to welcome visitors again

The historic sites preparing to welcome visitors again

Dover Castle and Walmer Castle and Gardens will be among 40 historic properties run by English Heritage to reopen in July.

Face mask request when railway reopens

Face mask request when railway reopens

A historic railway attraction will welcome back families from July with adults being asked to wear a face covering 'where possible'.

Country park opens bike hire

Country park opens bike hire

A country park with good walking and cycling routes is now offering bike hire to visitors as part of its reopening plans.

Cinemas and bowling alleys could be next to open

Cinemas and bowling alleys could be next to open

A number of Kent venues are putting plans in place to open in July. We take a look at them here.

Attraction reopens with £5 ticket offer

Attraction reopens with £5 ticket offer

A Kent attraction is inviting families to enjoy its picturesque outdoor spaces and watch its daily bird of prey displays for just £5 per person.

Castle to reopen with ticket offer

Castle to reopen with ticket offer

A castle welcoming families to its grounds from next week has introduced a ticket offer to say thank you as it begins the process of reopening.

4 bowling alleys preparing to open

4 bowling alleys preparing to open

Four Hollywood Bowl centres in Kent have opened for bookings as they make plans to welcome back families from next month.

6 Kent attractions getting ready to reopen

6 Kent attractions getting ready to reopen

Are you and the kids ready for a change of scene? Here's all you need to know about the next six attractions reopening in Kent.

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