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Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Edinburgh is a vibrant, cosmopolitan city, boasting an exceptional blend of contemporary eateries, drinkeries, specialist ...
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Mountfitchet Castle Experience

Mountfitchet Castle Experience

Experience incorporating Mountfitchet Castle and a Norman Village. Note: As there are numerous animals roaming freely within the grounds, dogs are not allowed at the castle.
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Ventnor Botanic Garden

Ventnor Botanic Garden

Situated in the famous 'undercliff', Ventnor Botanic Garden is protected from the harsher weather of mainland Britain and is more akin to the climate of the Mediterranean, allowing a unique collection of subtropical plants to f...
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Crumlin Road Gaol

Crumlin Road Gaol

Built between 1843 and 1845, the prison was designed to hold around 550 prisoners and saw 17 executions over the course of its history. Closed as a working prison in 1990, this atmospheric and eerie gaol is now a popular visito...
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Blackbrook Zoo

Blackbrook Zoo

Blackbrook Zoo is a fun and educational day out for all, whatever the weather. Houses rare birds, reptiles, unusual animals and aquatics. Adult £7.50 Concession - £6.50 Child - £4 Family - £22
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The Witchety Grub Tuck Shop Full of Creepy Crawlies.

BEWARE: Not for the faint hearted. The York Dungeon has announced the opening of its Witchety Grub Tuck Shop full of nasty surprises that could have your eyeballs rolling and stomach churning! 

This half term, from October 25th to November 2nd, visitors will be greeted by the devious Master of Tricks! A few unlucky victims will be invited to sample a variety of crunchy sweets and snacks. There may be a lucky few, who will devour some taste bud tingling treats, whilst others may find themselves chomping on creepy crawlies that will make their toes curl!
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Great Half Term Dinosaur Hunt

This October half term, Dorchester’s Dinosaur Museum comes alive with the Great Dinosaur Hunt. To solve various clues and solve the dinosaur mystery, children will explore the whole Museum. With actual fossils, skeletons and life-size dinosaur reconstructions with hands on, interactive and AV displays, the Dinosaur Museum is the perfect place for a dinosaur hunt!

Tim Batty, the museum’s curator said, “The Great Dinosaur Hunt is always extremely popular and is great fun for children. All those children who correctly crack the code and solve the dinosaur mystery will win a special Dinosaur Hunter medal.”
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Chatsworth Housekaneellee has given Chatsworth House a 5 star rating

July 2014
Time flew by at Chatsworth we came here near the end of our trip to the lovely peak district and it ...

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Dover CastleJBennet has given Dover Castle a 5 star rating

July 2014
We stayed here for almost a whole day and the kids loved it especially the displays. Entry prices an ...

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Funaticz Indoor Play CentreAngela has given Funaticz Indoor Play Centre a 4.5 star rating

July 2014
We attended a party with friends. Really impressed with the play facilities, the service, the food ...

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