Half-Term Activities for children in Manchester
Half term has come around once again, and it’s time to start planning those glorious days off. It can be difficult to keep the kids entertained, so why not take to Manchester for endless fun and exciting things to do.
CBBC Tour at Media City
Bring your child’s favourite characters to life by taking a tour of CBBC in the BBC Studios in Salford’s Media City. Home to programmes such as Blue Peter and Newsround, you’ll get the chance to go behind the scenes and take a fun interactive tour.
Sea Life – Trafford Centre
Take an underwater journey at the Sea Life centre and experience hidden gems from under the sea. With hundreds of different varieties of fish and species of shark, there are endless creatures to discover and learn about. A perfect learning environment for children with petting areas and the opportunity to feed turtles, The Sea Life centre is not one to miss!
Lego Land Discovery Centre – Trafford Centre
Like Lego? Then look no further. Step inside the fantastic world of Lego Land which offers a 4D cinema, a Model Builder’s Workshop, interactive ride and a Lego Mini-land. Lego Land offers hours and hours of fun; a guaranteed perfect family day out!
AirKix Indoor Skydiving
The perfect way for children to experience their first weightless sky dive… without the whole falling out of a plane thing… AirKix offers an adrenaline-filled day of action and fun, with experiences that the family will be sure to never forget!
Museum of Science and Industry
Who says education has to be boring? Visit the Museum of Science and Industry for an exciting and educational day out, for both children and adults! Exploring Manchester’s journey through the industrial revolution era through interactive exhibitions, live shows and daily demonstrations, children get the opportunity to get involved with science and watch things come to life!