Activities for the kids
Holywells park is consists of 67 acres of parkland close to the Waterfront and is great day out for families. Holywells Park is a County Wildlife Site, a Conservation Area with two listed buildings – the Stable Block and Conservatory – and is on the English Heritage Register of Historic Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest. There is a state of the child’s play area, ducks to feed and picnic areas. Visit the Holywells website for up to date events. There are plenty of trails and different kinds of wildlife to keep your kids entertained for hours. For more information and up to date events visit the HolyWells Website.
Its half term, the kids are bored and bouncing off the walls, let them burn some of that energy at Bounce! Bounce even offers sensory sessions for children with special needs. For times and prices please visit their website.
Every child’s favourite way to let out steam is at a ball park! Partyman world offers off peak prices and memberships. There is even a toddler area for guests under the age of 3 years. Don’t worry mums and dads, there’s also a café that serves hot food and drinks, so you can relax while your little terrors burn off that pent up energy. For times and prices, visit their website.
What kid doesn’t love swimming? Crown Pools is located near the bus station in the town centre. Crown pools will surely be a big hit with its wave machine and leisure pool.
Are you an animal lover? Well Baylham Farm hosts a range of wonderful rare breeds of farm animal. Feed piglets and get up close to cows visit their website for more information.
Want a family day out that everyone can enjoy? Superbowl UK have opened a brand new bowling alley along with an arcade and ninjatag inside The Buttermarket right in the heart of Ipswich. For more information with times and prices, visit their website.
Bourne park has a newly refurbished play area and paddling pool, great for those hot summer days!