Things to Do in and Around Livingston With Kids

If you have children you may find it difficult sometimes to keep them entertained, so today, we’ve put together a post on things to do in Livingston with kids, and hopefully you’ll have a full itinerary of stuff to do. That way, you’ll have an impressive list of things to do that’ll keep your kids entertained for the duration of your stay. And if your stay is more permanent, then your kids will always have a way of entertaining themselves.

Livingston Shopping Centre

you’ll find there’s plenty to do in Livingston at any time of year. There’s some great shops to have a look around and you can always stop to eat in any one of the restaurants and cafes dotted throughout the shopping centre. There’s every single shop you can think of and it’s beautifully decorated around Christmas time, but don’t let that stop you visiting at any other time of year, it’s great all year round!

Five Sisters Zoo

The Five Sisters Zoo is a really original zoo where there’s all kinds of wildlife for you to see. They’re only a few kilometres from the A71 which is outside Polbeth, West Calder and it’s definitely worth a visit. It has nearly 200 species of different birds, reptiles and mammals and it’s a great place to take the children, because there’s so much to see and learn about. It’s a privately-owned zoo and run by the Currans, with the help of a dedicated team of keepers and volunteers the zoo helps to take good care of their residents and all are well cared for. It’s a great day out for the whole family.

Beecraigs Country Park

As well as lots of great walking trails, you’ll also find a fantastic adventure play area and mountain bike trails where you can take you bike out on to the forest roads. You can also take your dog for a leisurely stroll as well as horse riding. Orienteering is another fantastic thing you can do as part of a dynamic group activity where there’s fitness, map reading and team work on offer. There’s plenty to do so you’ll never be bored.

Escape Games Livingston – The Best Way to Have Fun

Finally, there’s Escape Livingston. This is a game of brains and cunning as your team is locked in a room with 60 minutes to escape. Each escape room is built on a theme and you can choose which one you’d prefer to work in. Once you’re locked in, you’ll have to find a range of puzzles and cryptic clues to find your way out within the hour. It’s the best kind of fun there is. So, come on down and pay us a visit, or book one of our rooms online, we can’t wait to see you.