5 Great Things In Calderdale To Do With The Kids
Eureka! the National Children’s Museum (reopens on 21st May 2021)
Eureka! is an extraordinary fun-packed day out for families. The only fully interactive museum totally dedicated to children aged 0-11 anywhere in the UK, nothing is behind a glass cabinet! You’ll find over 400 interactive, hands-on exhibits across six unique zones, each designed to inspire enquiring minds to find out about themselves and the world around them. At Patternarium - the latest immersive exhibition in the Spark Gallery, you can have a go at creating colourful and crazy light patterns, discovering how digital technology and mechanical machines interact!
Rokt Climbing Gym, Brighouse (Plan now visit later. reopeng date TBC)
Go Climbing, Bouldering, Indoor Caving and more at Rokt in Brighouse. Rokt is home to the UK's highest man-made outdoor climbing wall, amazing indoor climbing, a Nerf arena, spin cycle studio, escape rooms, yoga studio, award-winning pub and restaurant! The Kids Attic is a great space for your kids to play and climb in safety. There’s small climbing wall, mini boulders, a ball pool and seating – plenty for the little ones to do when older ones are off climbing.
Another World Adventure Centre, Ogden (Open Now)
This activity and adventure centre offers mountain boarding, skiing and snowboarding in the winter months (weather permitting), archery and crossbows, rifle and pistol shooting, slingshot paintball, zorbing, bumper balls, survival and bushcraft courses, den building, go-kart building / racing and team building activities!
Visit the Lucky Dog of Todmorden
Todmorden's Lucky dog was made famous on your telly box in Derren Brown's TV show 'The Experiments'. Rumour has it he brings good luck to anybody who gives him a friendly pat. Go and pose for a photo with him and enjoy the play area and open spaces n nCentre Vale Park.
Calderdale's Museums offer family fun all year round with a wide variety of exciting exhibitions, talks, demonstrations, half-term and holiday 'Sparks!' craft workshops, author events and more! And Bankfield Museum has FREE entry!