8 Places to take your children before they grow up

8 Places to take your children before they grow up

Here’s a list of 8 of the best places to take your children before they grow up…

The Harry Potter Tour Studio

Let your children experience the magical world of Harry Potter at the Harry Potter studios based in Hertfordshire. They can become wizards for the day whilst whizzing around the film sets, seeing props and getting a secret look into what goes on behind the scenes. To find out more visit Wbstudiotour.co.uk.

Or check out campsites nearby.


Hours of fun can be had exploring the attractions at LEGOLAND. The park is targeted at children aged 3-12, however there is plenty of excitement for everyone. From thrilling rides to exciting exhibitions, you can guarantee to be exhausted by the end of the day. To find out more visit Legoland.co.uk.

Why not take a look at campsites nearby?

Longleat Safari

Become an explorer for the day whilst experiencing a close up view of a whole host of animals, from insects to lions there is something to excite everyone. There is also a chance to get up close and personal with some of the animals as you can book in advance to hand feed them.

Or check out the local caravan sites.

Visit the National History Museum

The National History museum is not only an educational day out for children, it is also a great place to have fun. Children can explore the models and replicas of some of history’s greatest creatures, as well as be entertained by the interactive games which are dotted around. Visit Nhm.ac.uk to find out more.

Visit Ashdown Forest

Ashdown forest is situated in East Sussex and is a great place to take children for a nice stroll around the countryside. The forest is also host to ‘Pooh Bridge’, based on the well-known children’s character ‘Winnie the Pooh’.

Why not camp there too?

Disneyland Paris

They say that dreams come true at Disneyland, I don’t know how true this is but I do know that it will be a family holiday to be remembered for years to come. The park provides great fun for all ages, from theme park rides to meeting the characters face to face, children are sure to have a magical time.

Why not stay in a local camp site?

Visit the National Space Centre 

The Leicester National Space Centre is a great day out for all. Not only is it educational, children will also have a great time becoming real life astronauts for the day. For more information visit Spacecentre.co.uk.

Here are some local campsites you could stay at

See a London Show

London is famous for its West End theatre shows, from Shrek to The Lion King there is something for everyone. Let your children experience the magic of theatre by giving them a once in a life time experience that they will never forget.

If you decide to take your caravan with you and stop over at one of these attractions, then don’t forget to get insurance. For more information on touring caravan insurance call our team at Coast on 0800 614 849, we are always happy to help.