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4 ideas for family days out in Birmingham.


Dylan Mitchell

If you’re out with the family in Birmingham and struggling to come up with an idea for something to do that appeases kids and parents alike, get some well-needed inspiration here. Birmingham is full of activities and attractions for the family to enjoy. But having so many options can leave you undecided on what to choose! In this tastecard guide, discover four Birmingham attractions for families for a fun-filled day out.

Top Birmingham attractions for families

If you’re considering a day out with the family in this Midlands metropolis, you’ll be glad to hear that there are plenty of options available where the whole family will have a fantastic time. If you don’t know about the attractions that the city has to offer, this convenient guide will be sure to come in handy. Take a look at these ideas for four family days out to pick your ideal Birmingham experience.   

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  • Empire - Birmingham Great Park

  • Thinktank Science Museum

  • ODEON - Birmingham Broadway Plaza

  • Cadbury World

Family at the cinema eating snacks

Empire - Birmingham Great Park

For kids and big kids alike, there’s no beating the experience of getting well and truly lost in a film in front of the big screen. With as many classics shown at Empire as the latest blockbusters, you’re bound to find a film that the whole family will enjoy.

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Thinktank Science Museum Birmingham

Thinktank Science Museum

As an award-winning museum conveniently located in Birmingham city centre, Thinktank Science Museum is the ideal place for kids to get involved with hands-on learning and have plenty of fun while doing so.

With a 4K planetarium, science garden, and plenty of events to get in on each month, Thinktank Science Museum is the ideal place for educational fun that will teach the kids a thing or two and fuel their imaginations.

ODEON - Birmingham Broadway Plaza

If you’re thinking of family days out in Birmingham, a cinema trip is a fantastic experience that the whole family will enjoy. With a vast selection of screenings to choose from each day at ODEON, you can check out the latest family-friendly films that will go down a treat with everybody.

Before you get stuck in with a box of popcorn and get nice and comfy in your seat, be sure to use our ODEON tastecard discount while you’re here to grab huge savings on your day out and escape into other worlds for less. 

Sign outside Cadbury World, Bournville, Birmingham, England. - CC

Cadbury World

No matter how old you are, check out Cadbury World for one of the best choices for Birmingham attractions for families. For the chocolate connoisseurs out there, there couldn’t be a more ideal place to get your cocoa fix.

This attraction is located in Bournville - a stone’s throw away from Birmingham city centre (one of their chocolate bars is even named after this model village). Cadbury World features a self-guided tour around their factories that's complete with a 4D, family-friendly ride and plenty of chocolate goodies to grab along the way!

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