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Indoor Activities in North Wales

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Discover the best indoor activities in North Wales

Heading to North Wales on a rainy day? Fear not. Use our guide to the best indoor activities in North Wales to help plan your day. From exploring historical landmarks to catching a film at one of the country’s top theatres, there’s something for everyone in our guide.

With striking mountain scenery and lush green landscapes, it will be no surprise that North Wales sees a lot of rain. In fact, North Wales’ weather can be notoriously unpredictable, so it’s a good idea to have a plan of things to do indoors.

The children can head underground and slide their way through the disused mine in Snowdonia at Bounce Below, while history buffs can enjoy the National Library of Wales and the National Slate Museum. Alternatively, uncover amazing aquatic life at SeaQuarium Rhyl and Anglesey Sea Zoo!

Continue reading to discover the best indoor activities in North Wales…

  • Wrexham County Borough Museum, North Wales
    Image Credits: Llywelyn2000 - CC BY-SA 3.0

    Wrexham County Borough Museum

    County Buildings
    Regent St
    LL11 1RB

    01978 297460

    The Wrexham County Borough Museum is a must see if you want to learn all about the town and its surrounding area’s history. Come here to find 16,000 artefacts, a café and gift shop.

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  • Tennis players

    Wrexham Tennis Centre

    Plas Coch Rd
    LL11 2BW

    01978 265260

    Everyone is welcome at Wrexham Tennis Centre, one of the largest indoor and outdoor tennis facilities in the UK. The centre offers coaching groups from tots to teens and adults and caters for all levels. So, whether you’re keen to simply book a court and play or get some coaching from an instructor, there’s something at Wrexham Tennis Centre for you.

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  • escape room

    Xscape Rooms

    Second floor
    Council Offices
    Ffordd Gwynedd
    LL57 1DT


    Test your puzzle and problem-solving skills at Xscape Rooms. Team up with up to five other players and set to work trying to escape before your 60 minutes are up!

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  • Yr Ysgwrn

    Unnamed Road
    Blaenau Ffestiniog
    LL41 4UW

    01766 772508

    Visit this 20th-century Welsh farmhouse that was once home to Welsh-language poet, Hedd Wyn. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Snowdonia National Park, this traditional Welsh stone farmhouse is a symbol of Welsh language poetry and the losses of the first world war. Image Credits: Alan Fryer – (CC BY-SA 2.0)

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