Family friendly places to visit on a rainy day in Preston

Posted on - 18th August, 2019 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Bamber Bridge, City Centre, Deepdale, Flag Market, Kid's stuff, People, Preston City Centre, Preston Docks, Preston Guild Hall, Preston News, Things to Do in and around Preston, Walton-le-Dale, What's On in Preston

We all know it’s much easier to entertain the kids when the sun is shining.


Unfortunately, the February half term is turning out to be a bit of a washout.

Luckily for us, there are lots of places in Preston to enjoy with the family when it’s raining.

Laser Quest Preston
Indoor laser tag offering games for children & adults in fog-filled arenas.
Unit 1B Aqueduct Mill, Aqueduct St, Preston PR1 7JN

Escape Reality Preston
You and your team have just 60 minutes to escape one of your chosen rooms. Battle against time to solve puzzles, overcome challenges and defeat your doubts.
Unit 1B Aqueduct Mill, Aqueduct St, Preston PR1 7JN

Ninja Adventure
Ninja Adventure is a Ninja Assault Course based in Preston. It has over 20 obstacles for the kids and 30 adult obstacles as well as a 2 tier high ropes course. 
Unit E, Fishwick Park, Mercer St, Preston PR1 4LQ

Wacky World Preston
Inflatable and amusement Park.
4 Campbell Street, Preston, PR1 5LX

Preston Rock n Bowl
A 22-lane bowling centre with a fully licensed bar and diner. Live music acts on weekends, arcade games, pool tables and table tennis.
50 Greenbank Street, Preston, PR1 7PH

Level has everything under one roof. As the name suggests each level has something different including bowling, laser tag, crazy golf, soft play, a gaming room, assault course and refreshments!
Lancaster Rd, Preston PR1 1HT

The Flower Bowl
The Flower Bowl is a mixed entertainment leisure destination offering a curling rink, cinema, crazy golf, bowling, restaurants and more!
Garstang Road, Brock, Preston PR3 0RB

TeamSport Go Karting Preston
State-of-the-art karting track with flyover and electronic timing.
Bamber Bridge, 148 Brierley Rd, Walton Summit Centre, Preston PR5 8AH

Old Holly Farm
You might not expect a farm to be on the rainy-day list but with an indoor play area and cafe it makes a nice addition!
Cabus Nook Ln, Garstang, Preston PR3 1AA

Tiny Teacups Play Cafe
Enjoy home-cooked food while the children play.
Unit 4 Cotton Mill Road Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 6LF

Fired 4 U
Activities for children and adults at Fired 4 U. Try pottery painting, clay workshops, birthday parties and explore fun ceramic based craft activities.
15-17 Hennel Ln, Walton-le-Dale, Preston PR5 4LA

Billy-Bob’s Parlour (Myerscough)
Although this new venue has an outdoor play area it also has an indoor barn with swinging ropes and a cafe.
North Planks Farm, Garstang Rd, Barton, Preston PR3 5AD

Trampoline Parks
Book a jump, party or class at:
Flip Out Trampoline Park, Fishwick Park, Mercer St, Preston PR1 4LQ
Energi Trampoline Park, Queen St, Preston PR1 4HZ

Soft Play
For soft play visit:
Rascals Party & Play Centre, Capital Trade Park, Unit 4, Walton-le-Dale, Preston PR5 4AR
Monkey Magic, Unit 6 & 7, Old Mill Industrial Estate, School Ln, Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 6SY
Giddy Kids Ltd, Roman Way Industrial Estate, 69, Preston PR2 5BE

For some movie magic:
Vue Cinema Preston, Capital Centre, Walton-le-Dale, Preston PR5 4AW
ODEON Preston, Port Way, Preston PR2 2YQ
The Palace Cinema, Longridge, Preston PR3 3RR

Read more: Free things to do in Preston

The perfect place for some free educational fun:
Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library, Market Square, Preston PR1 2PP
Ribble Steam Railway and Museum, Chain Caul Rd, Preston PR2 2PD
The British Commercial Vehicle Museum, King St, Leyland PR25 2LE

Read more: Things to do this February half term in Preston

Have we missed any places off our list? Let us know in the comments section…

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