Family Friendly

Huddersfield is packed full of attractions for all the family to enjoy; it’s a great destination for a short break, with museums, galleries and cultural venues plus plenty of parks and open spaces to explore.

Ride in style on the Kirklees Light Railway, see meercats and wallabies at Ponderosa Animals & Adventure Centre, ride the lazy river at Huddersfield Leisure Centre and explore the woodland adventure playground at Cliffe House.

Explore all these attractions and more below to plan your ultimate family day out in Huddersfield. 

Did you know?

The Kirklees Light Railway opened to the public on the 19th October 1991 but the foundations of the line date back to the mid 19th century when it was used as a major coal transportation route.

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