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Activity centres for Family Fun Days Out in Dublin


Sport Ireland National Sports Campus
The Sport Ireland National Sports Campus provides services for the whole family and for all ages and abilities, with programmes and classes provided for toddlers right up to over 55s.  We’re proud to deliver leading Academies for Swimming, Gymnastics, Athletics, Diving and Multi Sport throughout the year, for both kids and adults. 
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Surfdock Family Fun
Surfdock, together with Wakedock, offer a great water sports package including stand up paddleboarding kayaking, windsurfing and wakeboarding (view video HERE). No experience in any of the sports needed, all equipment provided. Suitable for age 8 +. 1/2 day programmes from €22.50 per child. Find out more.
 Imaginosity, Dublin Children’s Museum
Imaginosity, Dublin Children’s Museum is a child-centred creative, educational & interactive space for the under-9s & their families. Imaginosity houses 2.5 floors of educationally-designed, interactive exhibits where children can play, explore, investigate & learn about their world. more Find out more.
AquaZone
AquaZone is the perfect family day out, with raging waterpark adventures for the bigger kids and pirate play areas for the younger ones. We've got something for everyone, located at the National Aquatic Centre with some of Europe’s biggest and best water rides! Find out more.
Zipit Forest Adventures
Zipit Forest Adventures in Dublin, Cork and Roscommon. Ziplines, rope bridges, climbing walls and tarzan swings. Up to 4 hours of fun and adventure with 5 circuits and over 85 challenges. From age 7 to adults. Come on your own, come as a family or as a group. Find out more.
 FitZone
FitZone is West Wood’s purpose-built, multi-level play area just for kids. A fun and exciting place where kids of all ages can crawl, wiggle, slide, waddle, wobble, swim, and bounce their way to a fitter, healthier lifestyle. Parents love the fully-supervised adventure zone where kids of all ages can have hours of fun. Find out more.
Courtlough Outdoor Adventure
Courtlough outdoor adventure want to give you a family activity with a difference. Parents show your kids how its done! Choose from our Courtlough Tower ,Giant log swing, Archery,drop zone,zip line or paint ball and so much more. Standard family packs for 2 Adults + 2 Children from €50 to 75€ depending on activity. At Courtlough we believe a family that plays together stays together! Read more here.
Rediscovery Centre
At the Rediscovery Centre we provide exciting and interactive workshops that are based on hands-on enquiry and experiential learning. We offer primary and secondary workshops in environmental topics and STEM topics, Workshops can be delivered in our Ballymun education centren or in your school. Find out more .
Leisureplex
Zoo Adventureland at Leisureplex is one of the most exciting, fun-filled and action packed adventure play centres in Dublin. We have an extensive play area with slides, tunnels, ball pools and seated party areas. For more information on prices and how to book visit our website. Find out more.
GAA Museum
Croke Park Stadium Tours offer an access-all-areas trip through the home of Irish sport.  Walk in the footsteps of legends as you visit the team dressing rooms before going pitchside and taking a seat in the VIP area. Find out more.