Family Friendly Activities in Egham

Family Friendly Activities in Egham

A closer look at family-friendly Egham and the surrounding area


Summer is upon us and there are a plethora of family-friendly activities available in Egham and the surrounding area. You can choose from boat trips to bungee trampolining, horse riding to hands-on art. Read on for more summer holiday ideas.



Lego has called Windsor home since 1996. It’s a fantastic place to come to stimulate imaginations. Children can escape fire-breathing dragons, take a driving test at the LEGO City Driving School and perfect their ninja skills at NINJAGO World.

Address: Winkfield Road, Windsor, SL4 4AY

Telephone: 0871 2222001

Admission: Tickets from £30pp (when purchased 7+ days in advance). Gate price from £45


Virginia Water 

Sat against the backdrop of Windsor Great Park, the Virginia Water lake is a beautiful spot to picnic with the family. The lake is surrounded by woodland and walkways, as well as hosting a 100 foot totem pole and an obelisk raised by King George II. Perfect for a long summer day.

Address: Virginia Water, GU25 4QF

Admission: Free. Parking from £2.50


Kris Cruisers 

We spend most of our time rushing from one thing to the next. Why not enjoy life in the slow lane for a day? Take your family aboard one of Kris Cruise’s beautiful boats and meander your way along the River Thames.

Address: The Waterfront, Southlea Road, Datchet, SL3 9BU

Telephone: 01753 543930

Admission: Prices start from £24p.h. and £124p.d.


Thorpe Park 

Thorpe Park boasts more than 30 exhilarating rides, attractions and live events. Get your family’s adrenaline pumping with the likes of Derren Brown’s Ghost Train, Stealth, The Swarm, Saw – The Ride and Colossus.

Address: Staines Road, Chertsey, KT16 8PN

Telephone: 01932 577123

Admission: Prices start from £29.99, if purchased online more than 5+ days in advance. Gate price from £45.99. Under 3s enter for free.


The Game Lounge 

Calling all retro computer games lovers! This niche museum offers a wide selection of games, going all the way back to the 70s. It even includes a game lounge to satisfy all your console needs.

Address: 168e High Street, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9HP

Telephone: 01784 409 651

Admission: Adults £4.50 (1hr); children £3.50 (1hr); under 4s free


Windsor Great Park 

This beautiful park provides the perfect backdrop for a family walk and picnic and  encompasses the famous Deer Park, Valley Gardens and The Savill Garden. Plus, you can even enjoy a spot of horse riding in this picturesque spot.

Address: The Great Park, Windsor, SL4 2HT

Telephone: 01753 860222

Admission: Free. Parking from £2.50


Extreme Motion 

Based in Windsor, Extreme Motion is an energetic playground for children. It offers a multitude of exciting activities, from bungee trampolining to adventuring golf and cycling. Adults can get involved too. It also has a lovely coffee shop on site which overlooks the River Thames.

Address: Alexandra Gardens, Barry Avenue, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 5HZ

Telephone: 01753 830220

Admission: Price varies depending on activity


Snowball Farm Equestrian Centre 

The gang at Snowball Farm offer friendly and professional horse riding classes for all ages and experiences. This family-run riding school also host regular dressage, show jumping and cross country competitions. Our top tip: book early for the summer holiday camps.

Address: Dorney Wood Road, Burnham, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 8EH

Telephone: 01628 666222

Admission: Lessons start from £22



This indoor play area is guaranteed to keep your kids entertained, regardless of their age. Kidabulous promotes adventure and discovery and includes a huge four-lane slide, perfect for racing with friends, a six-metre spiral slide, climbing walls, mini go-kart track and a funfair for toddlers. The indoor play area is suitable for children up to 12 years old.

Address: 133-135 Windmill Road West, Sunbury, Surrey, TW16 7AP

Telephone: 01932 500370

Admission: 4 year-olds and over, from £6.45; 1-3 year-olds, from £4.55; under 12 months, free


Hands-On Art Adventures 

Visit this Windsor-based studio for some art and ceramics-fuelled fun. There are a wide variety of workshops for both you and your kids to enjoy and an experienced teacher is on hand to guide you through the process.

Address: 42a St Luke’s Road, Old Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2QQ

Telephone: 01753 206265

Admission: Workshop prices vary, from £8 per child.


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