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Our guide to the very best of the UK's kids & family events and attractions. We've been busy finding the very best things for you to do, places to visit, and events to attend across the UK in 2012.

  • Beaulieu Motor Museum - Motorworks Beaulieu - Abbey, Palace and National Motor Museum Kids & Family

    The beautiful Abbey of Beaulieu is situated at the heart of the New Forest and was founded back in 1204 by a grant from King John to an Order of Cistercian monks. It grew to wield huge power and influence until Henry VIII's Dissolution of the Monasteries in 1538. Today, it is open to the public, along with Beaulieu's Palace House and Gardens and the renowned National Motor Museum.  Read more

  • Tigers at Belfast Zoo, Belfast. Courtesy of Belfast Zoo Belfast Zoo Kids & Family

    Belfast Zoo began life as an "end of the line" incentive for visitors to travel on the Belfast City Tramway. It has come a long way since its humble beginnings in 1934, and is now home to many rare breeds.  Read more

  • Benmore Botanic Garden, Dunoon. Courtesy of the Botanic Garden, Edinburgh Benmore Botanic Garden Kids & Family

    Benmore is a magnificent woodland garden set in the mountains of the Cowal Peninsula. Over 140 acres are planted with unusual shrubs and rare trees making it a place of rare serenity and great beauty.  Read more

  • Big Wheel Kids & Family

    Berkshire's answer to the London Eye, Windsor's Big Wheel in Alexandra Gardens gives spectacular views over the battlements of Windsor Castle, the River Thames and the local countryside. For those who want to impress, a champagne gondola can be booked.  Read more

  • Bill Douglas Centre Kids & Family

    Founded in 1994, Exeter's Bill Douglas Centre contains an enormous collection relating to the history of film and visual media. About 900 of the most important items are on display in two galleries, while the remaining thousands of books and objects are all available for study in the Research Centre.  Read more

  • Birmingham Back to Backs, Birmingham. © Marketing Birmingham Birmingham Back to Backs Kids & Family

    Back to Backs, Birmingham's last remaining city-centre National Trust-restored back-to-back housing, reflects four periods from 1840 to 1977. Experience the lives of its residents and stock up at the 1930s sweetshop for nostalgia's sake. Visiting is by guided tour only and advance booking is essential.  Read more

  • Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses, Birmingham. © Marketing Birmingham Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses Kids & Family

    The Birmingham Botanical Gardens & Glasshouses add a splash of floral colour to the city. Spanning 15 acres, the grounds sport a bandstand, an art gallery and four Victorian glasshouses, which shelter exotic plants in conditioned climates.  Read more

  • Black Country Living Museum; photo courtesy of the Black Country Living Museum Black Country Living Museum Kids & Family

    The Black Country, a region of 400 square miles to the west of Birmingham, was at the heart of Britain's Industrial Revolution in the late 18th century. The area's rich industrial heritage is brought to life at the Black Country Living Museum.  Read more

  • Blackpool Tower at night, Blackpool. Courtesy of Lancashire & Blackpool Tourist Board Blackpool Tower Kids & Family

    Inspired by the Eiffel Tower, Blackpool's well-loved landmark towers over the pleasure beach. The tower incorporates family attractions including the famous Ballroom, a circus and an aquarium. Lifts whiz passengers to the Tower Top every five minutes for stunning panoramic views.  Read more

  • Blackpool Zoo Blackpool Zoo Kids & Family

    When you get tired of the wildlife at the Pleasure Beach, Blackpool's award-winning zoo offers a whole range of alternatives including lions, tigers, elephants, gorillas, reptiles, exotic birds and even creepy crawlies.  Read more

  • A furry resident of Blackpool Zoo Blackpool Zoo Park Kids & Family

    When you get tired of the wildlife at the Pleasure Beach, Blackpool's award-winning zoo offers a whole range of alternatives including lions, tigers, elephants, gorillas, reptiles, exotic birds and even creepy crawlies.  Read more

  • © 2004 Bristol City Council Blaise Castle House Museum Kids & Family

    Situated in the beautiful parkland of the Blaise Estate, the Blaise Castle House Museum was an 18th century house and now holds most of the Museums Service's social history collection. It was immortalised by Jane Austen, who described it as "the finest place in England" in Northanger Abbey.  Read more

  • Blenheim Palace Easter Egg Challenge Blenheim Palace Easter Egg Challenge Kids & Family

    At Blenheim Palace this Easter there is an Three Little Pigs Easter hunt around the Pleasure Gardens. Additional family activities include a bouncy castle, 'Pottering About', and traditional fairground rides. Plus on 8th - 9th April, families can meet Peppa Pig and George characters as well as The Piplings from CBeebies' pre-school series, Waybuloo.  Read more

  • A shark in Chester's Blue Planet Aquarium Blue Planet Aquarium Kids & Family

    Sporting a 71-metre long underwater tunnel, the Blue Planet Aquarium in Ellesmere Port houses 3.5 million litres of water and one of the largest collections of sharks in Europe, including sand tigers (related to the great white sharks), nurse sharks and lemon sharks. The very brave can even arrange to take a swim with them.  Read more

  • Meeting the locals at Newquay's Blue Reef Aquarium. Courtesy of Blue Reef Blue Reef Aquarium Kids & Family

    Newquay's Blue Reef Aquarium features local marine life, hundreds of tropical species in an ocean display, and an underwater tunnel. Take the kids to see the amazing octopus, which can even open jam jars to get at its food.  Read more

  • From Tower Bridge to the London Eye: looking over to the Thames' South Bank, London. Courtesy Visit London Images / Britain on View Boat Ride Along The Thames Kids & Family

    Hop on and off a Thames Clipper boat along the river for a close-up view of London's major attractions. A River Roamer ticket takes you past sights such as the Tate Modern, the London Eye and the Tower of London.  Read more

  • Books, lovely books Book It! Children's Book Festival Kids & Family

    Running alongside the adult event, the Book It! Children's Book Festival in Cheltenham presents the best of youth literature to a new audience. It also brings together favourites, old and new, for the delight of kids (and their parents).  Read more

  • Botanic Gardens, Glasgow. Courtesy of Botanic Gardens Kids & Family

    The Botanic Gardens are a haven of peace and tranquillity in the busy West End of Glasgow. The national collection of begonias resides here, as does Kibble Palace, a Victorian glasshouse filled with towering ferns and orchids.  Read more

  • Bournemouth Air Festival. Courtesy of Bournemouth Tourism Bournemouth Air Festival Kids & Family

    Begun in 2009, the Bournemouth Air Festival is already regarded as the largest event of its kind. Taking place over the bay between Bournemouth and Boscombe Piers, it features spectacular air displays and plenty of free family entertainment.  Read more

  • Photo credit: NMPFT Bradford Animation Festival Kids & Family

    The annual Bradford Animation Festival is held at the National Media Museum. Featuring themed screenings and retrospectives, talks and special IMAX screenings, it includes the presentation of the BAF! International Awards.  Read more

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