Six weeks of summer holidays can be very stressful with a houseful of kids, especially when there’s nothing to do. So from go karting South Wales best race track to long family walks in the woods, below are a list of some activities to get involved in this summer.
St Fagans Museum is one of Europe’s leading open air museums and Wales’ most popular heritage attraction. It stands in the grounds of the magnificent St Fagans Castle and offers traditional crafts, native livestock and exhibitions. A walk around Wales from Celtic times to the present day.
For over 2,000 years Cardiff Castle has housed the Romans, the Normans, right up to the Victorians and the local community during WWII airstrikes. Today, it’s home to tours, workshops and dressing up with a healthy dose of history.
The UK’s longest established science discovery centre develops and sells exhibits to similar venues all over the world. Designed to make real science fun and engaging for all ages, the centre has attracted over 4 million people.
Oakwood theme park
Oakwood theme park is the best place to go for family friendly rides offering a great range of adventures for all age groups over 2 years.
Folly farm has over 50 species of wildlife including lions, penguins and rhinos. At the barn, your little ones can meet the lovely fluffy rabbits, miniature ponies and even pigs for any Percy Pig fans. You can race around the Coronation Speedway in Europe’s biggest undercover funfair and go wild in the huge adventure play parks before stopping for a bite to eat in the farm restaurant.
Come and explore this unique tropical haven of wonderful plants and animals situated in the heart of the city, from insects, reptiles, fish and monkeys to bananas, pineapple plants, prickly cacti and giant bamboo.
Doctor who experience
The Doctor Who Experience is an interactive journey which takes your family and the Doctor on a spectacular adventure through time and space! Step through a crack in time and help the 12th Doctor, armed with his trusty Sonic Screwdriver, to escape from his foes, fly the tardis and come face to face with some of the scariest classic monsters seen on screen including Daleks and Cybermen.