Family Days Out In Moortown

Keeping the whole family entertained can be a challenge, or sometimes getting the kids away from their TV screens can be even harder. However, Moortownhas some fantastic days out to suit the whole family, from creative fun to stroking some furry friends at the farm, take a look at just 5 of these perfect family days out in and around Moortown.

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Meanwood Valley Urban Farm

Just a few minutes down the road, Meanwood Valley Urban Farm is the perfect place to get up close a whole range of furry friends, from guinea pigs to goats, it’s a great day out for the whole family. Wander through the allotments and fields to see which animals you can spot, before taking a well-earned break at their farm café.Find them at: Sugar Well Rd, Meanwood, Leeds LS7 2QG

Jackrabbits Pottery

Head down Roundhay Road to Jackrabbits Pottery, for an hour or two of creative fun. Take some time out of your busy day to day life to give pottery painting a go. Let your creativity flow through the art of painting and enjoy it over a refreshment or two. Jackrabbits is suitable for the whole family and even better it’s the perfect way to enjoy messy play outside of your own house.Find them at: 633A Roundhay Road, Leeds LS8 4BA

Roundhay Park

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, Roundhay Park makes for the perfect day out! The sheer size of the park means you can be exploring all day. Start the day on the swings, followed by a picnic, finished by feeding the ducks. Whether it’s a cold crisp winter’s day, or a hot summer’s afternoon, Roundhay Park is the perfect venue for a family day out.Find them at: Mansion Ln, Leeds LS8 2HH

Tropical World

It’s impossible to mention Roundhay Park and not include Tropical World in a list of family days out. Make your way through the waterfall area, creature corner, the rain forest canopy and much more. See everything from stick insects to meerkats in a day of fun. So if the weather is typically British, Tropical World is the perfect way to keep the family entertained.Find them at: Princes Ave, Leeds LS8 2ER

The Donkey Sanctuary

Something a little different, if you’ve got some animal lovers in the family why not visit The Donkey Sanctuary. The Donkey sanctuary provides a fantastic day out. During visiting hours the donkeys roam around the paddocks, take some time to talk to the staff and you might even be able to give them a pat and even find out how to adopt your own donkey!Find them at: Swan Lane, Blackhill Lane, Eccup, Leeds LS16 8AZ, EnglandManning Stainton Moortown | 2 Shadwell Ln, Leeds LS17 6DR | Tel: 0113 237 0211