Attractions for Children (And big Kids!!)
Pembrokeshie offers several fantastic family attractions, including theme parks, working farms and adventure centres. Below are just a selection of those that are located within close distance to Newport.
Folly Farm - Kilgetty
The top paid-for tourist attraction in Wales and winner of both the Best Family Day Out in Pembrokeshire and Best Family Day Out in Wales. Jam-packed with exotic creatures, farmyard friends, exhilarating rides and adventure playgrounds, Folly Farm truly is fun for all the family, whether you're young or simply young at heart!
Located close to Tenby in the heart of the stunning Pembrokeshire countryside, Folly Farm is home to six fun-filled amusement and activity zones, both in the great outdoors and under cover too.
Shire Horse Farm - Eglwyswrw
Known internationally for breeding a shire horse called Major Mercury (aka Dyfed Celt) – one of the household cavalry drum horses.
During your visit, there's plenty for the whole family to do, whatever the weather, activities include:
Oakwood Theme Park -Cannaston Bridge
Oakwood Theme Park is Wales' Biggest Family Adventure located in Pembrokeshire, West Wales. With over 35 rides and attractions spread over 90 acres of spectacular countryside, it has something to offer the whole family. Whether you are looking for young adventure, family adventure or adrenaline adventure, you will have an amazing fun filled day out!
Anna's Welsh Zoo - St Florence
Anna's Welsh Zoo has something for everyone! Immerse yourself in the animal world, inspire and amaze the kids, let them run wild while you have a relaxing day out too!
TV star Anna Ryder Richardson and her husband Colin have transformed this Pembrokeshire attraction into a unique zoo that specialises in close-up meetings with endangered animals from all over the world in a natural environment.
Heatherton - St Florence
Heatherton is located on the outskirts of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, allowing for some breath-taking scenery of the countryside. The park is conveniently situated on the B4318 , on the outskirts of the Medieval and popular tourist town Tenby.
Heatherton is a free admission attraction, providing a pay when you play facility, allowing customers to choose what they want to partake in before purchasing tickets. Anyone who then does not wish to participate can spectate with no extra cost, but it is guaranteed that once you witness the extensive range of activities on offer, it will be difficult to resist!!
Twr Y Felin - St Davids
Whether you’re after a gentle introduction or mind-blowing adrenalin rush, you’ve come to the right place. TYF Adventure is based in historic St. Davids in the stunning Pembrokeshire Coast National Park in SW Wales. The local area offers world-leading outdoor adventure locations and some of the cleanest and warmest waters in the UK, as well as incredible scenery and wonderful wildlife.
All age-groups and levels of skill and ability are welcome – 8 to 80, beginner to expert. And whatever you’re looking for when you’re here – a personal challenge, a team-building session or simply 100% pure adventure fun, you’ll have a great time.