3 of the best family days out Cheshire has to offer

Cheshire is located in the middle of Merseyside and Greater Manchester and is bursting with lots of fun things to do and see for people of all ages. It is full of shops, beautiful gardens, historical buildings, family days out and restaurants.  If you are thinking about moving to Cheshire then it is wise to do some research on the property market beforehand. Laurus Homes have created an infographic about the Cheshire property market or you can visit http://www.laurushomes.co.uk/find-a-home/ for more information. Or if you are planning to just take a visit to Cheshire then continue reading for details of 3 of the best family days out Cheshire has to offer.

Chester Zoo

Chester Zoo is one of the UK’s largest zoos with many different species of animals living on the site.  21,000 animals are held in the zoo and it is praised for its breeding programs.  Chester Zoo is also featured on the popular more 4 documentary The Secret Life Of The Zoo where you can get a closer look at what the animals are up to when we are not around. It is a perfect family day out where you can get up close with some amazing animals such as bats in the bat caves and butterflies in the tropical house. You can also listen to some interesting animal talks, play in the different themed play areas, eat in the great selections of cafes the zoo has to offer and treat yourself to a souvenir from the gift shops.

Roman Tours

Back nearly 2000 years ago Chester was the largest Roman fortress in Britain. Roman Chester tours in an educational, fun and engaging tour that transports your back in time where you will be guided by a Roman soldier that will give you an interesting journey on Chester’s Roman Heritage. It is a perfect family day out that runs each day from 12:00 and 15:00 starting at the Information Centre next to the town hall.

The Ice Cream Farm

The Ice Cream Farm is a friendly fun family day out. It is a free mini theme park that is aimed towards children. The playgrounds and farm are free to enjoy yet there are small charges to go on the different attractions such as the mini diggers, go-karts and the indoor sand and water play park.  The Ice Cream Farm sells award-winning ice cream and is known to be the world’s largest ice- cream parlor offering 50 different flavors of ice cream.