Things To Do With Children in Morley

There’s so much to do in Morley, from museums, to kids clubs and outdoor activities there is something for children and families of all ages. We’ve put together a list of just 10 of the fantastic child friendly activities Morley has to offer to make your life a little easier!

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1. Munchkins Leeds

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In the heart of Morley on Bank Avenue, Munchkins is an indoor soft play area, suitable for all children aged 0-12 year. Open 7 days a week, Munchkins provides a fun, safe and exciting environment for kids to explore sensory play whilst you can relax from the side-lines.  The 2 hour play sessions are guaranteed to build up an appetite- cue the onsite café… where you and the kids can enjoy freshly prepared food and drinks. If your little on has a birthday coming up Munchkins can be booked for children’s parties. Click here for more info.

2. Oakwell Hall Country Park

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Step back in time to the 1690’s and post English Civil War, with a guided tour around Oakwell Hall. Immerse yourself in the history of Oakwell, for an insight into the historical household.  With over 100 acres of Country Park to explore, there is room to roam, space for a picnic or a kick around.  The café on site serves locally sourced fresh food. There is also a play area; a proven popular spot for the little ones.

3. Bagshaw Museum

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Why not delve into the local and world history at Bagshaw museum. Let your children explore the historic galleries, making their way through different periods of time. Alongside the ever changing displays, Bagshaw showcases ‘the Kingdom of Osiris;’ a permanent display on Egyptology, using dramatic lighting effects to recreate the interior of a tomb!

4. Morley Leisure Centre

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If you want to get active as a family, Morley Leisure Centre is the perfect local spot. With a long list of facilities including badminton; basketball, indoor football and netball courts, alongside a swimming pool offering children’s lessons and family swim sessions, there really is something for everyone. Access to courts and facilities can be booked online, so why not get active and take a family trip to Morley Leisure centre.

5. Mini-me Time

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Based in Morley, Mini-me time specialises in activities for children aged 0-5 years. The signature classes offer everything from yoga, sign language, sensory play and music and movement, allowing you and your little ones to learn new skills and socialise within a small friendly group. Take a look at their class listings here.

6. Junior Kitchen

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Do your kids like to get hands on in the kitchen, or do they need an insight into how mums kitchen works? The Junior Kitchen on Albion Street, offers fun baking sessions for kids starting as young as 2. Where they will learn how to bake, cook, mix, roll and of course sample their own handy work. If you’re struggling for school holiday ideas, Junior Kitchen also offers a school holiday club!

7. Tumble Bees

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Tumble bees is designed to introduce children under 5 to the art of gymnastics whilst combining it with fun, music, colours and much more. Starting from just 8 weeks, classes help children transition from cruising to walking, learning to balance, roll, count, coordinate and socialise along the way. To see a full list of classes and timetable click here.

8. Tag X

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If you got kids over 8 who love the world of gaming, why not get them away from their computer screens and bring gaming to life at Tag X.  Tag X is a real life gaming experience that challenges gamers to tackle 8 games in 3 different zones. The zones test strategy, agility and speed, taking inspiration from the likes of Ninja Warrior and Crystal Maze, it’s guaranteed to a hit with gamers and those who love an exciting challenge!

9. Cineworld @ The White Rose Centre

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Cineworld is the newest addition The White Rose Centre, village expansion. Take a trip to the IMAX at Cineworld and take your pick from 1 of 11 screens showing all the hottest block buster films. A trip to the cinema wouldn’t be complete without a snack or two, enjoy a Starbucks, a Baskin Robbins or visit one of the many restaurants within the complex!

10. Jump Inc

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What better way of burning energy than jumping your way around 50,000sq ft of indoor trampolines. Jump Inc goes one step further including everything from slides, sport zones, obstacle courses and interactive zones to guarantee maximum fun for all the family!

Next time you’re looking for a something to do with the kids, look no further than Morley and try one of our Top 10 family fun days out!


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