Kids Activities


The Axe Valley Wildlife Park

A lovely outing for all the family where you can see zebras, meerkats, chipmunks, birds of prey and much more.

Burrow Farm Gardens

Enjoy almost 10 acres of wonderfully landscaped gardens that have been created from scratch over the last 50 years. Great for a relaxing family day out in beautiful surroundings with a lovely tearoom selling homemade cream teas.

Beer Heights Light Railway

Considered by many the finest 7.25 inch gauge railway in Britain, the route includes bridges, extensive sidings, one impressively steeply graded, set in the hillside above Wildway Park with wonderful views over Lyme Bay to distant Portland Bill.

Axminster Museum

Discover the history of Axminster at the town’s museum. This free to visit museum was once the local police station and courthouse!  Various collections ranging from agricultural tools to carpets,  old photographs to archaeology and more! The museum is open between May and September

Beer Quarry Caves

The ultimate for any explorer. Trained guides give you an hour-long tour of this vast man made complex of underground caverns. The kids will love discovering the tunnels and caves, especially if they have a torch!