Family days out

Fun things to see and do in the UK this winter

Last updated 9th January 2018

Guided winter walks, raves for families, a world of whales and the best Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler exhibition you ever did see

1/10 A world inside a book: discover children’s story centre

Enter the enchanting world of some of the best-loved characters in kids’ fiction, with this immersive exhibition celebrating the work of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Head through a mystery porthole and you’ll find dragons, witches and creatures from 12 of the most popular picturebooks, where little ones can dress up and go for a thrilling ride on the broom from Room on the Broom, follow the sparkly river from Stick Man, hop through the Monkey Puzzle jungle, and much more. Until September 2018; £8pp.