Take advantage of these great deals on offer during the February mid-term school holidays, making savings when you travel with Great Western Railway.
ZSL London Zoo
This February half-term, ZSL London Zoo is inviting children to become vets at the attraction’s Animal Hospital, a role-playing experience for budding veterinarians. Included in the entry price, children will examine, x-ray and carry out treatments on toys, getting a sense of the variety of work done by vets, vet nurses and zookeepers.
WWT London Wetland Centre
It might be chilly outside, but don’t let that stop you getting some fresh air. Explore lakes, ponds and gardens at this wildlife oasis, just 10 minutes from Hammersmith. There is also a café and kids play areas.
IMAX 3D, London Science Museum
Learn about science the fun way with these immersive films that explore the unimaginably huge and the mind-blowingly minute. Engineering, outer space, sea life and insects are the subjects getting the IMAX treatment at the Science Museum this season.
The London Dungeon
An Escape favourite, the London Dungeon is the perfect scare-fest for those visiting the capital during the holidays. Learn about London’s sinister underbelly (including Sweeney Todd, Jack the Ripper, Guy Fawkes and much more) told by expert story-tellers, and with the help of actors and interactive shows. It’s a bit of all-round good fun.
Weymouth SEA LIFE Adventure Park
Come face to face with rays, turtles, seahorses, sharks, crabs, seals and more at this fun and informative centre in Dorset. Explore the seven-acre site that includes a hands-on rock pool experience and adventure playground Caribbean Cove.
Didcot Railway Centre
Didcot Railway Centre has a fab collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches and wagons (some of the finest in the world, of course), as well as a recreation of Brunel’s broad-gauge railway. It’s a fun, rural day out for train enthusiasts and those just looking to spend a relaxing day away from the buzz of the city. Steam engines only run on certain days, so check the website for details and save disappointing the family.
You’re never too young to learn to appreciate fine architecture… Exeter Cathedral has a rich history stretching back 900 years, as well as one of the most impressive gothic interiors in the world. It’s big, it’s awe-inspiring and it’s well worth a visit.
How do 2for1 days out work: visit Days Out Guide, choose the attraction you want to visit, download your vouchers, travel by train and present your voucher along with the valid tickets.