Things to do with kids in Leicestershire & Rutland

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Swimming lessons with Everyone Active

12th April-31st December 2021

Venue: Your local leisure centre

Award-winning swimming lessons at your local Everyone Active leisure centre, for children aged from just 4 months old. Available at Harborough Leisure Centre (Market Harborough), Lutterworth Sports Centre,...

Outdoor Events

FREE! University of Leicester Botanic Garden

4th May-1st October 2021

Address: Glebe Road, Leicester

Enjoy sixteen acres of the outside space of the beautiful Botanic Garden. Please note the toilets and glasshouses will not be open.

Indoor Activities

One Way Out Escape Rooms

17th May-3rd September 2021

Address: ROL House. Long Row, Oakham

Join with family or friends in a group from 2-8 players in one of the themed escape rooms. Rhyming Room is suitable for 8+, others from 11+. Must be accompanied by adult.

Theatre & Cinema

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

17th May-30th August 2021

Venue: All Saints' Church, Highcross Street

Thanks to cutting edge virtual projection you will become a part of the spectacular, incomparable universe of Vincent Van Gogh. The experience will let you discover the life of the artist in a new way:...

Indoor Activities

Forest Fun

19th May 2021

Time: 4.30pm

FREE! Our specialist qualified Forest School teacher, Mrs Hill, will be showing some activities boys can do at home to make the most of their outdoor spaces. This virtual session is open to all primary...

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