Whether you’re visiting Silverdale for a family getaway or you live locally, you may not know just how much there is to do in the local area, particularly if you’re looking for a day out that will keep the whole family happy.
In fact, Silverdale is a great location for families as it is ideally placed with a number of fun days out located nearby. If you’re looking for something to do with the whole family in the local area, take a look at our selection of some of the best things to do near Silverdale.
Located in the coastal town of Morecambe, Happy Mount Park offers hours of entertainment, particularly in the summer when the weather is warm. With a number of play areas for a range of ages, adventure golf, miniature train rides, and even a splash park, this is something of a wonderland for the kids. The park is best enjoyed on a warm, sunny day, but make sure to get there early to beat the crowds.
This little zoo will certainly prove popular with the kids as you can visit a huge range of animals, from meerkats to snow leopards. With talks from the animal keepers throughout the day, you can be sure that your little ones will learn something alongside the fun and excitement of a day at the zoo.
There’s plenty to do at Greenlands Farm Village with animals such as pygmy goats, Kune-Kune pigs, reptiles and donkeys. As well as all the animals that you can meet, there are a number of activities to keep the children entertained, and even a few shops to keep the grownups happy as well!
On Morecambe’s Promenade, you can find Soul Bowl, a bowling alley with a stylish feel. The restaurant has a fantastic view over the Bay as well as an extensive menu packed full of delicious treats. Enjoy a game on the lanes before heading downstairs and trying your luck in the arcades where you can trade in tickets for prizes.
The city of Lancaster has been home to a castle since the time of the Romans, so if you head into the city to visit the historic landmark, you’re sure to learn plenty. You can take tours of the castle where you will learn about its connections to everyone from the Pendle witches to Queen Elizabeth II herself. The history really is fascinating so this is a great way of getting the kids to learn a little while keeping them entertained.
While you are visiting the area, make sure to pop into The Royal Silverdale (also owned by Holgates) where you can enjoy a delicious meal in the beautiful surroundings of Silverdale. Only a 15 minute walk from our Silverdale Park. We have a number of tempting treats on our menu, and with a kids menu filled with plenty of options, you can be sure that the whole family will be happy. If you would like to book a table, you can make an enquiry online or give us a call on 01524 702608 and we’ll be happy to help.
When you visit Silverdale and the surrounding areas, you’ll have no shortage of exciting things to do with the family.