Things To Do In Glasgow With the Kids

Glasgow Climbing Centre

A climbing centre that helps prepare children for entering the world of climbing, so if you intend touring Scotland and you’re hoping to fit in some climbing for your family while you’re at it – then this could provide the perfect venue.

Scottish Football Museum

This is a great museum for both children and adults and is in the top 3% of visitor attractions in the whole of Scotland.

Here is a collection of national football related memorabilia, ephemera and other fascinating objects. If your children love football, then they’re going to love this.

Glasgow Science Centre

A science centre where science and technology concepts are explored and looked at in a variety of different and inspiring ways that children will find fascinating.

Science and technology learning has never been so much fun, so if the children are looking for something to do and they love science, then bring them here.

Jurassic Jungle

Here, you’ll find plenty of excellent art play facilities with a distinct dinosaur flavour. There’s a great café nearby with healthy snacks, tea and coffee, and in the centre itself, there’s plenty for your children to see and do with comfortable seating with bright colours and fun activities.

AMF Bowling/Hollywood Bowl Glasgow

A bowling centre that has all the resources to make for a great day out for all the family. The AMF has16 lanes, a café, bar and an amusement area with plenty of games. The centre is staffed by an experienced team, so your children will be in safe hands. The atmosphere’s great as staff work to help create a fun atmosphere for all.

Wonder World

A children’s indoor adventure centre with one of the most exciting of topics, the wonders of the world, a subject to keep your children as fascinated as the adults. This centre has been created with a view to stimulating a child’s imagination and encouraging children’s physical development while at the same time allowing them to have a lot of fun!

Wonder World provide some great facilities including ball pools, trampolines, play frames, go karts, an astro turf football pitch and a really challenging drop slide! There’s also a separate area for babies and toddlers with great activities and equipment.

Bubble Football

Here, you’ll find an excellent venue to keep children occupied for hours – this includes indoor football and indoor and outdoor bubble football for all the family, prices are reasonable and it provides a great fun, family experience.

This bubble soccer club has venues throughout Scotland in all major cities, including Glasgow itself, so your children are bound to have a tremendous amount of fun with this easy to learn and unique sports activity.

Laser Station

A laser quest adventure that proves to be great fun for children and the family. It can take up to 36 people, and it’s a game where careful thought, a good strategy and some serious cunning come into play.

It’s clean, safe and great fun for all the family in this action packed game. Laser Station is at the Xscape Centre in Glasgow.

Ski & Snowboard Centre

If you love winter sports and the outdoors, Glasgow can accommodate you with the Glasgow Ski & Snowboard Centre in West Scotland. It’s situated in Bellahouston Park and is only a few minutes away from Glasgow. Here you’ll find good teaching, 4 floodlit dry slopes and a variety of snow sports to satisfy all appetites for winter activities.


A great go kart area where children and adults can enjoy the fun of the go kart track. There are 2 venues here in Glasgow, the Cambuslang track in Glasgow SE and the Clydebank at Glasgow NW.

Whichever you choose you’re guaranteed a great time. You can schedule birthday parties here too, as well as stag and hen parties, and you can also organise packages for up to 56 people. There are also special offers and vouchers, so it’s always worthwhile keeping an eye out for these.