Fun for all the family
Cambridge is a brilliant place to visit - there is something for everyone. You and the family will never be stuck with something to do, as the opportunities are endless. With numerous museums, Cambridge is home to a variety of activities aimed at families of all ages.
Visit Linton Zoo
Children will adore Linton Zoo. Only a 30 minutes drive from Cambridge, the smaller zoo holds many incredible animals, including majestic lions, snow leopards and energetic kangaroos.
30 minutes drive from the Cambridge Belfry
Discover Nene Valley Railway
Hop on board, and take the kids to Nene Valley Railway, home of Thomas the Tank Engine. Ride a stream train, learn more about the history of the railway and take a picture next to the famous blue train.
Spend the day at Cambridge Museum of Technology
Perfect for stimulating young minds, Cambridge Museum of Technology preserves the industrial history of Cambridge. You'll find printing presses, telephones and working engines of all kinds, from water to steam, here.
25 minutes drive from the Cambridge Belfry
Explore Fitzwilliam Museum
The beautiful Fitzwilliam Museum continuously changes its events and exhibits. Focusing on arts and antiques, don't forget to bring a sketchbook so your kids can get involved and practice their own drawing skills. Admission is always free, unless attending a special exhibit.
20 minutes drive from the Cambridge Belfry
Head to Burghley House
Burghley House is an extraordinary Elizabethan mansion. It has over 80 rooms to explore alongside a wonderful orangery and deer park. Located in Peterborough, it's not far away.
FAMILY FUN AT THE CAMBRIDGE BELFRY
If you are planning a stay in Cambridge, The Cambridge Belfry makes the perfect base for families. With routes to a range of activities, you'll have plenty to see during your stay.