For Families

Take a look at our selection of things to do for all the family to enjoy!

Museum of Science and Industry M3 4FP
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MOSI is open 7 days a week from 10.00am-5.00pm
Entry to the permanent galleries is free for everyone.

The Manchester Museum M13 9PL
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Home to an array of treasures from the natural world and the many cultures it is home to. Highlights include a T.rex and fossils of other pre-historic creatures.

Fletcher Moss Park & Botanical Gardens M20 2SW
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Fletcher Moss Park and Parsonage Gardens are open every day of the year from dawn to dusk. Entrance is free. Dog restrictions apply in some signed areas.

IMax Machester M4 2AD
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An IMAX film is a futuristic ride of adventure and spectacular 2D and 3D effects, taking you through the cinema screen and into the heart of the action.

Rock Over Climbing M3 1LN
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All the basic safety and climbing techniques allowing children of almost any age, who can relax and have fun while developing their physical ability at the same time. New indoor play zone too!

Spy Mission Treasure Trail M1 4BT
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Explore Manchester with the kids on this self guided Spy Mission themed Treasure Trail. Suitable for the whole family, can you solve the clues to crack the code and save the world?

Vertical Chill Ice Wall M3 2QS
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At a constant -12°C their 8 metre concave real ice climbing wall presents a steep challenge to both novice and accomplished climbers! Strict lower age limit of 14 years old, with conditions.

Monolos Diner & Playhouse M8 8LY
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Monolos is the perfect family friendly dining venue! Whilst your little ones run riot through the soft play area, you'll be able to sit back, relax and enjoy the delicious American-style diner.

Daytona Karting M17 1NF
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'Bambino Karting' is available for drivers aged 5 to 7 years (as well as for 8+). Designed and built dedicated beginner circuits for the Bambino Experience.

Sea Life Manchester M17 8AS
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An amazing aquatic array of curious creatures. Europe's first Sea Bed Walk and the chance to feed a giant turtle! Plus new Octopus Hideout!