Half term activities for children in Birmingham - Our Top 5 Picks

Half Term activities for children in Birmingham - Our Top 5 Picks


Getting organised for this upcoming half term holiday?  If you’re searching for kids’ half term activities in Brum, then The Strings Club is here to help!

As a mum myself, finding (and funding) activities over the school Half Term holidays can be daunting - so we have done the hard work for you! 

Things to do with kids in half term in Birmingham

Head to Sandwell Valley Park for a great place to spend the day. Just 10 minutes walk from West Bromwich town centre, the park features a huge adventure playground suitable for 5-13 year olds, and a farmyard which is free to enter. There are plenty of trails for walks through the country park and cycle hire is available.

Half term activities for children in Birmingham

This outdoor space is full of fun activities for the whole family and is free every day from 3pm. Take part in over 30 exciting exhibitions to spark the interests of our future engineers and mechanics!

Cannon Hill Park has two large play areas for free outdoor fun! It has been awarded Green Flag status for the last 10 years for being one of the best green spaces in the UK. Cannon Hill Park is also home to the MAC Centre, which features various arts exhibitions, galleries, theatre productions and workshops. Charges may apply for these. 

This self-guided themed trail is a great way to discover new things about Birmingham. Hunt and solve the clues placed around the city for a different kind of adventure!

Half term activities for children in Birmingham

Meet the donkeys of Sutton Park! This sanctuary allows the donkeys to roam freely and depending on the time of your visit, you may be able to see them being groomed  or fed or just playing! Free booking & entry but donations are always welcome.

Half Term Activities in Birmingham

If you’re looking for things to do with your kids in half term, we hope our top tips above help. But if you’re looking for half term fun for kids whilst you work, then we'd love to welcome your child to one of our Holiday Camps near you.

With over 100 5* independent reviews via Feefo from parents this year, The Strings Club welcomes children from one day to the whole experience.

We start each morning with our fun-filled “Learn Together, Play Together ” instrumental sessions. Free hire of an instrument including Guitar, Violin or Ukulele to take home!

Afternoons include our carefully-created, interactive workshops – designed to inspire your child in more ways than one! Think sports, music, drama, art and dance!

Each Holiday Camp ends with a Grand Concert. Enabling your child to proudly show what they have achieved alongside their new friends!

Find your nearest Half Term Holiday Camp below or call our friendly Head Office team on 0121 296 9204.