16 Day trips from Sheffield | Easy, quick and fun days trip ideas

DINOSAURS OF-11

Are you looking for day trips which don’t take long to get to from Sheffield? Here’s 16 of my favourite Day trips from Sheffield, and all of these places are suitable with or without children and for public transport. Enjoy! 1. Matlock Bath There’s lots to do in Matlock and Matlock Bath. Getting to Matlock on […]

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Wildlife and nature in the rain at Kiveton Community Woodlands with Northern | Free day out outdoors

Northern Rail

You might already know that we go on trains quite a lot. We don’t drive and go absolutely everywhere; walks in the countryside, city trips to museums and family attractions, local days out, parks, farms, zoos and everything in-between… and yes, without a car. Living in Sheffield, we are regular passengers with Northern as it is […]

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6 reasons why you’ll love Clifton Park for kids this summer | Free day out!

Clifton Park in Rotherham

You’ll know that trips with a tot is all about outdoors and free days out; those are two of our favourite things! With summer here and the sunshine out it’s the best time to enjoy splash parks. We are lucky to have so many great places to go for water fun in and around Sheffield, […]

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6 Reasons why you’ll love Magna this summer | Magna Science Adventure Centre, Sci-Tek and Aqua-Tek

Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham

Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham is a fantastic place in summer for kids with it’s huge playground and a super fun splash park. Here’s a quick video so you can see the outside areas and 6 reasons why you’ll love Magna this summer! 6 reasons why you’ll love Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham this […]

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Top 11 Days out with animals in and around Sheffield including zoos, farms and aquarium

farms in and around Sheffield for kids

Wondering where is good for days out with animals in and around Sheffield? Kids love animals, mine included… we love farms, zoos, aquariums and everything in-between! Here’s a list of our favourite farms in and around Sheffield for kids, including other ideas for days out with animals with zoos and theme parks. Tropical Butterfly House, Wildlife and […]

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A lovely fun day out at Wentworth Garden centre with farm animals, tractors, historic garden and playgrounds | Wentworth Garden Centre, Rotherham

Copy of Eyam

We had our first day out at Wentworth Garden Centre last year and what a little hidden gem it is! We have been a few times since and always had a good time there. Wentworth Garden Centre is just on the outskirts of Rotherham and is an 18th century retail setting with plants, gardening, furniture, farmyard, […]

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Public Transport: Over 101 days out from Sheffield | All buses, trains and trams with information on each route and where to go

Days Out without a car using Public Transport from Sheffield

Days out without a car? YES! Here’s a complete guide to over 100 Days Out without a car using Public Transport from Sheffield. This guide is jam packed of things to do on bus routes, tram routes, and trains for day trips and overnight stays. I considered splitting this into separate blog posts as it’s […]

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