It can be tricky to think of fun and educational activities to keep the kids entertained. So to help lighten the load, we have made a list of the top 5 things to do in and around Bury.

1 – Burrs Activity Centre

Burrs Activity Centre in Bury offers a number of different fun and practical activities from climbing to kayaking and from archery to orienteering, amongst many others! Find out more, including prices at:  

2 – Eureka! The National Children’s Museum

Eureka! Is a fun, educational and interactive museum for children in Halifax. Perfect for children of all ages, this hands- on museum is sure to be a hit! See for more details.  

3 – East Lancashire Railway

The East Lancashire Railway in Bury is filled with history. Whether you are looking for a simple trip on a steam train, or something a bit more, there will be something for all the family from a day out with Thomas the Tank Engine, to a Ghost Train! See for more events and prices.  
Sensory room at Boomerang, Bury
Sensory room at Boomerang

4 – Boomerang Multi Sensory Play Centre

This multi sensory play centre in Bury has been created to allow children of all ages and abilities to enjoy a great day out. With a soft play room, a sensory room and an interactive play room, children will always have something to keep them occupied. For prices and opening times, visit  

5- AMF Bowling

Looking for something to do after school? Or simply a fun activity for any time, bowling is always a crowd-pleaser. Great for all ages due to a ball ramp for the smaller members of the family! Visit for prices and deals.

Run Your Own Fun Science Branch

A Fun Science franchise is perfect if you want to run your own business without the risks and hassle of starting up alone. Interested? Then click the link for more information!

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