Our amazing outdoor and Indoor adventure playground Barn which offers a wide range of play structures, play equipment, sensory room and cafe. Sycamore adventure is somewhere where children can be free. It is a space where play is prioritised. It is an adventure playground where Playworkers advocate children’s right to play. We aim to provide world class play opportunities for all children. We aim to offer a space which invites a wide menu of play and a staff team who are trained and knowledgeable in playwork and who’s primary function is to promote play & fun!
We also host fun filled parties! Party choices include – Go-Karting, face painting, Pirate or Princess, cooking parties & more!
Sycamore Green Adventure Centre, Old Park Farm Estate, Dudley, DY1 3QE
Tel: 01384 813755
The garden provides the ideal day out for you and your family, a dream escape from the bustle of everyday life. The Arboretum offers plenty to do for all ages from the Italian garden with its fountain for the adults, to the Dinosaur & Fairy Trails, play area & maze for the young ones.
Upper Arley, Near Bewdley, DY12 1XJ. Estate Office: 01299 861368.
Baggeridge Country Park is a beautiful area of countryside on the doorstep of the Black Country. The park has numerous facilities for outdoor pursuits, such as a play area, fishing, high ropes, horse riding, miniature railway, mountain bike & walking trail, & tea shop.
Baggeridge Country Park, Gospel End, Sedgley, DY3 4HB Tel: 01902 882605.
Being one of Birmingham’s best attractions, The Birmingham Botanical Gardens offers something for everyone, be it one of our four stunning glasshouses showing tropical rainforest to arid desert, beautiful gardens, playground, tearoom or our gift shop. We also have Gardeners Explorer Family Backpacks, & Children’s Trails, just for the kids!
With events such as Jurassic Kingdom Dinosaurs (20/5/17 – 4/6/17), Butterfly House (reopening on May 27th), Paw Patrol (26/7/17), Waterslide (18/8/17- 20/8/17), Teddy Bears Picnic (23/8/17) & much more!
Westbourne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 3TR. Telephone: 0121 454 1860.
Meander through the beauty, peace and tranquillity of Bodenhan. An oasis of plantations, pools and avenues beautifully landscaped including over 3000 species of trees and shrubs from all over the world. We also provide a visitor centre, restaurant & many animals to see!
Wolverley, Worcestershire, DY11 5TB. Telephone: 01562 852444.
Cannock Chase is a family friendly area with a visitor centre & café. It is a great starting point on any of the self guided walking and cycling trails.
Cannock Chase Visitor Centre, Marquis Drive, Hednesford, Staffordshire, WS12 4PW. 01543 876741.
Explore the miles of footpaths, bridleways & easy access trails offering breathtaking panoramic views over the Cotswolds, Shropshire Hills & Welsh borders. Wonder at the 18th-century follies which form the backdrop to the picturesque Hagley Hall. With extensive walking & cycling trails, picnic areas & a Café by Nimmings Wood car park.
Located between the villages of Clent and Romsley, signposted off the A491, southeast of Hagley, 6 miles from J4 of the M5.
Discover a World of Wonders underneath the Black Country town of Dudley. See the network of underground canal routes that helped form the 19th Century Black Country.
501 Birmingham New Road, Dudley, DY1 4SB. 0121 557 6265.
‘Ruddlelugs’ returns to Bodenham Arboretum following last year’s popularity! Follow the Trail around the lake to discover these beautiful enchanted miniature houses created from Bodenham’s own wood. Read the story behind who inhabits each dwelling and fill in clues along the way with the opportunity to win a prize!
17th February-25th March
Admission to the Fairy Trail is included in Arboretum Entry prices – see: www.bodenhamarboretum.co.u
Outdoor activities aimed at children aged 3-6 and their parents / carers. Free play, crafts, games, cooking on a campfire etc. £2 suggested donation. Saturdays 10am-3pm.
Call to check availability: 01384815279/07773078427.
Himley Hall and Park is a beautiful place to visit at any time of the year. The park is open throughout the year and it is an excellent spot for family walks and bike rides, feeding the ducks on the lake, and having a picnic.
Himley, Dudley, DY3 4DF. 01384 817817.
With sweeping views, a wildlife haven in the heath & unique homes carved straight into the rock…Kinver Edge is full of surprises. The famous Holy Austin Rock Houses are cosily restored to help you soak up the atmosphere of these unusual homes. Just outside is the heathland of Kinver Edge, a wilderness, buzzing with insects & heady with the scent of gorse & purple heather. A stroll along the sandstone ridge offers dramatic views across surrounding counties from the ramparts of an imposing Iron Age Hill Fort.
Telephone: 01384 872553
Set in 18 acres of farmland near Ombersley in Worcestershire, Little Owl Farm Park is a perfect way to enjoy a great fun day out for all the family. We have so many animals just waiting to say hello including Sheep, Pigs, Miniature Ponies, Pygmy Goats, Calves, Ferrets, Chickens, Bantams, Deer, Partridges & more!
Owl Hill Lane, Dunhampton, Worcestershire, DY13 9SS. Telephone: 01905620325.
With raised bunkers, tees, mini fairways and pristinely manicured greens, plus the kids will love the Serpent’s Coils, the Wooden Bridge, the Lighthouse and Willard the Magic Wizard who guards a hole in one opportunity!
Wolverley Road, Wolverley, Kidderminster, DY10 3RN. 07830 259766.
A fantastic combination of history, animals and glorious woodland is what you’ll get at Northycote Farm and Country Park. With a farm & playground, it is suitable for children of all ages.
Underhill Lane, Bushbury, Wolverhampton, WV10 7JF. 01902 397906.
Saltwells Local Nature Reserve is one of the UK’s largest urban Nature Reserves at a whopping 247 acres including a wide range of habitats great for exploring and nature spotting: woodlands, grasslands, heath land and wetlands plus way marked Nature and Sculpture Trails.
Saltwells Lane, Quarry Bank, DY5 1TF. 01384 812795.
Beautiful outdoor space, bird watching and an award winning Green Flag park makes Sandwell Valley Country Park a great place to spend the day. Forge Mill Farm also has a farm shop, a small animal area, a farm trail, family cycling routes and a children’s playground.
Salters Lane, West Bromwich, B71 4BG. 0121 553 0220.
The delightful Severn Valley Railway is a full size railway service running regular steam-hauled passenger trains between Kidderminster and Bridgnorth, making for a magical adventure. Also, mid-way along the Severn Valley line is The Engine House, which is where where you can interact with many steam engines, carriages and have fun in the Children’s Playground. It is also home to our restaurant, the ‘Flag & Whistle Food Stop’.
PAW Patrol Visit*April 28 – 29 • Special timetable Pre-booking advisable Steam train rides plus see Chase and Skye from PAW Patrol at intervals.
Telephone: 01299 403 816. Website: sir.co.uk
Enjoy a picnic under the shaded trees. Tire the children out on the adventure play area. Join a guided walk. Kick a ball about. Meet friends for a coffee at the Windmill Cafe. Let the dog run free. Fly a kite. Climb a hill to take in the panoramic views and spot familiar landmarks. There is lots to do, including a Visitor Centre, Café, picnic area, play area & Rabbit & Skylark Trails!
Gannow Green Lane, Rubery, Birmingham, B45 9AT. Just off Junction 4 of the M5.
Visit our woodland attraction for a special experience where Nursery Rhymes and Fairytales come to life with Fairytale Characters and their houses around every corner. Enjoy UNLIMITED FREE RIDES and the use of our indoor soft play area set within 9 acre’s of natural woodland.
Wonderland, Telford Town Park, Telford, TF3 4AY. Telephone: 01952 591633.
Wyre and its surrounding woodlands are fantastic places to enjoy the fresh air and have fun outdoors. There is something for everyone all year round, from walking and family cycling to Go Ape, learning and adventure play. We currently have the Highway Rat trail!
Wyre Forest, near Kidderminster, DY14 9XQ. 0300 067 4800.