Here we’ve put together just a few suggestions of what is available on our doorstep – some are paid for activities, but not all, so there should be something for everyone.
And while you’re out and about why not send us your pictures showing us what you’ve been up?
Astrabound is Doncaster’s biggest indoor play and party venue packed to the rafters with fun and adventurous activity for children to the age of 12 years. Whether you’re visiting Astrabound with friends and family or attending one of our fabulous parties, there’s a big Astrabound welcome for everyone. A multi-tiered soft play centre providing a safe, secure and stimulating play environment catering for children from 0 - 12 years, with dedicated play zones for babies, toddlers and juniors.
It can be found at Crompton Road Business Park, Wheatley Hall Road. Phone: 01302 304620.
6. Conisbrough Castle
This romantic castle with stunning views over Conisbrough, inspired Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe and still fires the imagination today. With floors and roof restored in the lofty circular keep you can fully appreciate the magnificence of the original 12th century building. Delve into the medieval world of Lord and Lady de Warenne, and enjoy the grassy areas around the castle walls for games and picnics.
7. Flip Out
If the weather's not great then why not burn off some energy at Doncaster’s Indoor adventure park Flip Out, which is full of fun for all the family and all ages. Visit and you’ll ‘flip-out’ with excitement, challenging yourself to greater leaps and bounds in the funnest, family-based environment! Bounce off the walls and fly to new heights with our variety of indoor adventure attractions.
8. Cusworth Hall, musuem and park
Cusworth Hall is a beautiful Grade I listed building set in acres of historic parkland. From setting up home to working and socialising, the museum collections reflect the daily lives of people in Doncaster from the 18th century to the present day. Today, visitors can step inside the Hall's Great Kitchen where many feasts were prepared and view the stunning paintings on the ceiling of the chapel. Admission to the museum is free. The historic parkland surrounding Cusworth Hall is open to the public every day of the year. It’s the perfect location for picnics, walks with the dog, or family days out. Children’s play areas and a playing field are also located within the park and a variety of walking trails are available from the Hall reception. Admission to the park is also free.