Here are some things you can do with the kids whatever the weather

Roundhay Tropical World

Leeds is one of the UK’s most popular garden tourist attractions and home to the largest collection of tropical plants outside Kew Gardens.

Roundhay Tropical WorldPrinces Avenue, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS8 2ER
Telephone: 0113 2370495

Lightwater Valley

Escape to Lightwater Valley and discover the excitement of five unique attractions set amidst 175 acres of glorious North Yorkshire countryside, along with thrilling seasonal events that are guaranteed to keep the whole family coming back for more.

Address: Lightwater Valley Theme Park, North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 3HT
Tel: 01765 635321


Adventure play area: This area is for the over 4s and includes wavy slide, aerial glide, construction area, sports area, dizzy bees and much more.
Toddler play area: This area is ideal for babies and little ones up to the age of 3 and includes ball pool, matching shapes, baby parcs, rockers, foot print trails and loads of other great features.

Unit 19, Limewood Road, Seacroft, Leeds, LS14 1LU
Telephone number: 0113 232 9822

Thackray Museum


The Thackray Medical Museum is an absolutely fascinating exploration of the history of medicine and related subjects, most of it suitable for the whole family,

0113 244 4343

Thackray Medical Museum, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7LN