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Free Days Out (and Rainy Day Fun)

The variety of places to visit, for free, available throughout the country is amazing with something to please all kids and teens whether their interest is sporting, creative, academic or simply just play.
Here we will list fun and most importantly Free, places to visit with the family. Whether it is to see donkeys in Co. Cork or a Flax Mill in Co. Donegal we will hope to have a suggestion to suit everyone.
We will be updating our listings as we hear of more so make sure to check back if you don't find what you are looking for the first time.

For Kids
Explore content from Irelands public libraries, museums and archives.

American Museum of Natural History interactive site. Choose whichever Ology you're into, e.g. Astronomy, the Earth, Genetics; the list seems endless.

National Geographic for Kids
Kids' Games, Animals, Photos, Stories, and More
Children's Learning Network. Learn about everything from Dinos to Outer Space. Great resource where you can also watch educational movies on your favourite subject

NASA Kids Home
Games, art, stories, and activities for children presented by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Imagine Tetris... Imagine a map of Europe... now move left and right to get the country in the right place!

Many games from typing to word association and from Beginner to Advanced, lots to keep both kids and brains active!
The website of the President of Ireland for young people. Visit Aras an Uachtarain online, learn about the role of the President and play some online games.

For Older Kids

How well does you child know where places in the world are? This site will test both their geography knowledge and yours!

Do your kids know their consumer rights? Do you? Learn about consumer rights with the Shop Smart game from the NCA.
Check out our new
Baking with Kids Section
sponsored by Dr Oetker

Click here to post your own suggestions for Free Days out or Rainy Day Activities

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