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If your family is looking to take any short breaks in Bath you might want to start thinking about some of the great family attraction in the Bath and Bristol area you might want to visit.

Bristol Zoo, Bristol

Over 450 animals from the exotic to the endangered from all around the world can be found at Bristol Zoo. Learn about wildlife conservation, the animals and the natural world through keeper talks, fun live shows, trails and activities. Some of the great animal habitats include the award winning seal and penguin coast, brand new Monkey Jungle, Asiatic Lion enclosure, pygmy hippos, Twilight World, Aquarium, Bug World and Reptile House.

Roman Baths, Bath

The Baths and temple are some of the finest Roman remains to be found in all of northern Europe. The Baths and temple date back over 2000 years and make for a memorable and unique experience. Many of the ancient parts of the building can still be seen and of course those magical waters that flowed through the baths thousands of years ago still flow through today.

Explore-At-Bristol, Bristol

Explore-At-Bristol is one best hands-on science centers in Britain. Explore has many fascinating interactive displays and special exhibitions which not only help teach kids about science but lets them have a huge amount of fun while they do it. Put yourself to the test by trying the human gyroscope or playing virtual volleyball. Visit our futuristic looking Planetarium just sit back and take a trip into outer space.

Leigh Woods, Bristol

Why not take the family for a picturesque walk through the woods. Leigh Woods has a beautiful mix of trees and open spaces. The woods have their own car park for easy access. This is also used as the starting point for some of the woodland trails. There is also a picnic area if you want to bring a bit to eat.

Pirate Walks, Bristol

Take the Pirate Walk to discover more about the Pirates and buccerners of the 17th and 18th century. Visits some of Bristol’s pirating history, such as the legendary Blackbeards home.

There is some great accommodation in Bath to stay in during your break which will make a great base to explore the whole area.


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