Day Trips, Family Outings and Things to do in Johannesburg

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Everybody loves some time away – to unwind and relax, or simply switch off. Whether it’s an outdoor or indoor activity, a visit to a museum, family market, nature reserve, farm, playground, restaurant, pool, horse riding, go-karting or a train ride you’ll find it here.

Impact Adventure Park Deals
Johannesburg
Indoor kids and family play park, with super slides, doughnut rides, various fun activities, tr...
From Birth - 12 yrs old
Northgate Shopping Centre
Johannesburg
Shopping Centre with ice rink, movies, cinema, shops, entertainment, food, restaurants, childr...
All ages
Kolor Kids Art
Johannesburg
Arts and crafts studio, party venue, art classes, art stationery suppliers, teambuilding for co...
From 2 yrs - All ages
Mall of Africa
Johannesburg
The Magic of Disney comes to Mall of Africa
All ages
Kids World & Waterpark
Johannesburg
Great entertainment venue for kids and families. Water based fun activities, go karts, carousel...
All ages
Johannesburg Art Gallery
Johannesburg
Art Gallery with a number of important collections of international significance. We offer chil...
From 6 yrs - All ages
Past Experiences
Johannesburg
Joburg Inner city/CBD tours, events, experiences, walking and public transport tours, Soweto an...
Acrobranch
East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane
Come discover an original outdoor activity where you go from tree to tree doing fun exercises t...
From 3 yrs - All ages
Brixton Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool with a paddle pool for kids and picnic area - private swimming lessons on request
FreeRange Lifestyle Centre
Johannesburg
Restaurant, party venue, playgrounds, toy store, baby boutique, prewchool, daycare centre, cook...
From Birth - All ages
Sydenham Swimming Pool Reviews
Johannesburg
Public swimming pool offering swimming lessons and a toddlers pool.
All ages
New Horse Haven Reviews
Johannesburg
Specialized childrens horse riding yard. Educational, interactive lessons. Pony parties. Outrid...
From 3 - 16 yrs old
Maxspeed
Johannesburg
Go-karting, outdoor, indoor, rental track, kids parties, party venue, corporate events, team bu...
From 5 yrs - All ages
Bryanston Organic & Natural Market
Johannesburg
Bryanston Organic & Natural Market  – a magical place, removed from the rush of everyday life, ...
All ages
Origins Centre Reviews
Johannesburg
The Origins Centre and Museum tells a story of how all humans began in Africa, developed tools,...
All ages
Eldorado Park Proper Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool, picnic area and trained life guards.
Melville Day Spa Deals
Johannesburg
Romantic Couples Packages, Kids Pamper Parties, Day Spa, Aesthetics & Wellness Centre
James Hall Museum of Transport
Johannesburg
Transport Museum which offers tours for school groups and holiday programs for children.
All ages
Ranger Stables
Johannesburg
Ranger Stables is a small stable yard found in the heart of Craighall Park. We offer horse ridi...
All ages
Riversands Farm Village Reviews
Johannesburg
We offer outdoor entertainment for the whole family plus a party or event venue including inspi...
From Birth - All ages
Newville Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public outdoor swimming pool with a paddling pool
Artjamming
Johannesburg; East Rand / Ekurhuleni
Fun art and craft venue for kids, messy play classes, party venue
From 18 mnths - All ages
Life Day Spa Kids Deals
Johannesburg
Kids pamper treatments and parties. Kids Spa, Hydrotherapy, Hydro Baby for complete indulgence ...
From Birth - 14 yrs old
Montecasino Bird Gardens
Johannesburg
Our Bird Gardens houses a collection of over 142 African Cycads species. We also host daily sho...
All ages
Kensington B Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool with a kids pool , picnic area and trained life guards.
munch Cafe
Johannesburg
Upmarket Boutique Cafe, Home Roasted Coffee Beans, Kids Friendly
All ages
Mama Magic, The Baby Expo
Johannesburg
Bring your bumps, babies and toddlers to experience the magical world of parenting! Enjoy over...
From Birth - All ages
The Bunny Hop Haven
Johannesburg
Non profit company (NPC) in animal rescue and as an educational centre.
All ages
Vodacom rAge Expo
Johannesburg
rAge is South Africa’s biggest annual video gaming, computer, technology and geek culture exhib...
All ages
The Ski Deck Deals
Johannesburg
Enjoy all the fun of bum-boarding, slope surfing and sliding down the slope at the famous SKI D...
From 3 yrs - All ages
Soweto Theatre
Johannesburg
Theatre shows, performing arts, live music shows
From 2 yrs - All ages
Windsor West Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Outdoor public swimming pool and kiddies paddle pool with picnic area.
Sun Valley Stables
Johannesburg
Teaching small children to be comfortable around ponies. Riding on lead rein in groups as well ...
From 3 - 18 yrs old
Jozi X
Johannesburg
Jozi X adventure action centre with Jungle Swingz, Face Offz, tight rope, 9m high 4-sided climb...
From 5 yrs old
RollEgoli Reviews
Johannesburg
Roller Skating, Roller Rink, Kids Parties, Indoor, Active.
From 4 yrs - All ages
Alberts Farm
Johannesburg
Alberts farm Conservancy for walks in nature, hiking, orienteering in Albertskroon, Northcliff.
All ages
Robin Hills Pool
Johannesburg
Outdoor public swimming pool and kiddies paddle pool with picnic area.
Aj's in the Park Reviews
Johannesburg
Family restaurant, party venue with kids playground, wood-fired pizzas, jumping castle, childmi...
From 1 mnth - All ages
Museum Africa
Johannesburg
Johannesburg's major history and cultural museum housed in the old fruit and vegetable market w...
All ages
Reefsteamers Steam Train Trips Reviews
Pretoria / Tshwane; Johannesburg
Family orientated day-trips to various tourist venues on a real working steam train.
All ages
Coronationville Public Swimming Pool Reviews
Johannesburg
Heated indoor public pool offering swimming lessons with a kiddies pool and trained life guards...
All ages
The IEA Elite Reviews
Johannesburg
Private creche, primary and high school academy with regular interaction with horses, also offe...
From 6 mnths - All ages
Croc City Crocodile & Reptile Park
Johannesburg
Crocodile & Reptile Park where the visitors interact with a variety of reptiles. Croc Flyover o...
All ages
Wits Art Museum
Johannesburg
Contemporary & historical art museum/gallery
All ages
Museum of Military History
Johannesburg
A home for the memory and study of military history of South Africa. We also offer school tours...
All ages
Sci-Bono Discovery Centre
Johannesburg
World Class interactive science museum offering science & technology programmes for general pub...
All ages
Thaba Eco Hotel and Spa
Johannesburg
Eco hotel, spa, eco kids club, lion education, restaurant & coffee shop in the Klipriviersberg ...
From Birth - All ages
Moletsane Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public outdoor swimming pool with a kids paddle pool, swimming lessons & braai facilities.
All ages
The Art Shebeen Reviews
Johannesburg
Drop off the kids, bring a friend or spend some therapeutic time alone while you let your creat...
From 3 yrs - All ages
Peoples Theatre
Johannesburg
The Peoples Theatre is Gauteng's leading family orientated theatre company, dedicated to introd...
All ages
StokeCity AdventurePark DealsReviews
Johannesburg
A water-sports paradise - Kneeboard, Wakeboard, Water-Ski, AquaPark, Chill & Swim Zone, beach v...
From 5 yrs - All ages
Moffat Park Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Outdoor public pool and kiddies paddle pool with picnic area and trained life guards.
Turfontein Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Outdoor public swimming pool with kids paddle pool, picnic area and swimming lessons.
Dobsonville Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons and a kiddies pool for the little ones with trained life ...
All ages
Play Africa Reviews
Johannesburg
Exhibits & programmes that stimulate physical, cognitive, social, and emotional growth of young...
From Birth - 11 yrs old
Picolinos Pizzeria and Party Venue
Johannesburg
Italian outdoor rustic restaurant, with a jungle gym, climbing wall and lawn for kids to run an...
From Birth - All ages
Aromadough
Johannesburg
Make Aromadough, slime and a variety of activities in prebooked workshops. We also host birthda...
From 5 yrs - All ages
The Green Room at Pirates East Greenside
Johannesburg
Friendly family/community cafe offering delicious meals, outstanding coffee and relaxed environ...
Century Cinemax
Johannesburg
The largest operator of cinemas, including MAX, in East Africa is coming to South Africa at Nor...
All ages
Hyde Park Corner
Johannesburg
Hyde Park Corner is a light, spacious and welcoming and offers more luxury international and lo...
All ages
Malvern Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool and trained life guards and picnic area...
Sandton City
Johannesburg
With more than 300 leading local and international retailers, Sandton City is a one-of-a-kind p...
Joburg Theatre
Johannesburg
Theatre complex, mandela theatre, fringe for small shows, comedy, space.com, civic theatre, com...
From 3 yrs - All ages
Noordgesig Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool with kiddies paddle pool and picnic area. Braai facilities available
Hoffand Park Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool with kids pool, picnic area & trained life guards.
Roosevelt Park Swimming Pool Reviews
Johannesburg
Public swimming pool with swimming lessons for children.
All ages
Vrededorp Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public outdoor swimming pool, kids paddle pool& picnic area
Field Market
Johannesburg
Food & craft market, Free entertainment, kids activities & play area, family day out, outdoors,...
All ages
Diepkloof Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with trained lifeguards.
All ages
Bordeaux Bike Park
Johannesburg
Bike park for little kids, party venue
From 4 yrs - All ages
Delta Environmental Centre
Johannesburg
Environmental centre for curriculum-linked outings, talks, school programmes & accredited teach...
All ages
Panettone Cafe @ Zoo Lake Sports Club
Johannesburg
Kids party venue, restaurant with large secure playground & jumping castle. Platters, buffets, ...
All ages
Apartheid Museum
Johannesburg
interactive history museum that illustrates the rise and fall of apartheid in South Africa.
From 12 - 18 yrs old
Lenasia South Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool, picnic area and trained life guards.
Ennerdale Ext 9 Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool , picnic area and trained life guards.
Melville Koppies Nature Reserve
Johannesburg
Back to nature walks through indigenous grass and shrubs. Kids and parents can take guided tour...
From 6 yrs - All ages
Joburg Ballet
Johannesburg
Joburg Ballet is the country's foremost professional ballet company.
From 6 yrs old
Bounce Inc
Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane
Bounce trampoline park - free jumping arena, wall jams, bounce bag, dodgeball, super tramp, cor...
From 3 yrs - All ages
National Children's Theatre (NCT) Reviews
Johannesburg
Professional children's theatre productions and kids birthday parties
From 3 yrs - All ages
Ri'stretto Al Fresco Cucina Reviews
Johannesburg
Child friendly restaurant, coffee bar, supervised play area for kids
All ages
Crown Gardens Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool with trained life gaurds and picnic ar...
All ages
Like2Bike
Johannesburg
Kids bikes, cycling accessories & clothes as well as bike events
From 2 - 14 yrs old
Eldorado Park Ext 9 Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with a kids pool and picnic area .
Tree Top Adventures SA
Johannesburg
Obstacles course. family outings. zipline. picnics. team building. birthdays. kids. adventures....
From 3 yrs - All ages
The Fun Company
East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Johannesburg; Pretoria / Tshwane
Interactive all-round family entertainment offering tenpin bowling, spin zone bumper cars, arca...
From 6 - 18 yrs old
Linden indoor heated Public Swimming Pool Reviews
Johannesburg
Public swimming pool offering swimming lessons, aqua aerobics, & baby pool. The indoor pool is ...
All ages
Pimville Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public heated pool offering swimming lessons, kids paddle pool and picnic area.
The Fat Olive Restaurant
Johannesburg
We provide an ideal family entertainment destination suitable for all occasions. A child friend...
All ages
CrazyKidz Farmyard Reviews
Johannesburg
Kids Party Venue & Farmyard for Day Visits, Party Services and arts & crafts studio in Daniel B...
From 1 yr - All ages
Paterson Park Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Outdoor swimming pool that offers swimming lessons.
Klipriviersberg Nature Reserve Reviews
Johannesburg
Nature rambles through an area of grasslands and wooded hills with wildlife only 10km from the ...
Ochse Square Swimming Pool Reviews
Johannesburg
Outdoor public swimming pool for kids and adults
All ages
The Planetarium
Johannesburg
Star shows and space travel birthday parties
From 5 yrs - All ages
Constitution Hill
Johannesburg
Educational tours, promotion of our constitution, children's walk, apartheid memoirs
From 2 yrs - All ages
Rabie Ridge Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool offering swimming lessons with trained life guards.
All ages
Adler Museum of Medicine
Johannesburg
The history of medicine, dentistry and pharmacy through the ages. From children's birthday part...
From 4 - 14 yrs old
National Cultural History Museum
Johannesburg
A museum which explores South Africa's cultural diversity with various permanent and temporary ...
All ages
Milk Bar
Johannesburg
Family-friendly restaurant where coffee, food, drinks and a good times come together with a pro...
All ages
Cresta Shopping Centre
Johannesburg
Cresta Shopping; stores, restaurants, coffee shops, and entertainment, Barnyard theatre and mov...
The Silver Birch Restaurant
Johannesburg
Child friendly, family restaurant, party & function venue with kids outdoor play area.
All ages
Hector Peterson Museum
Johannesburg
A memorial to the 1976 Soweto student rebellion. The Museum is named after Hector Peterson who ...
From 6 - 14 yrs old
Gecko Jewellers and Kids Party Venue
Johannesburg
Replica Gemstone Mine Tours, Gemstone Scratch Patch, Pedal Cars, Party and Corporate venue and ...
From Birth - All ages
South African National Parks
Johannesburg
PEAP - Public Education and Awareness Project. We take displays to schools and shopping centre...
All ages
Lenasia Ext 5 Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public swimming pool with a kids pool , swimming lessons on request, a lapa and picnic area
All ages
ArkStar Kidz Club
Johannesburg
NPO creating opportunity for our youth to learn, grow and participate in equestrian sport
All ages
Ice Rink - Northgate & Festival Mall Deals
Johannesburg; East Rand / Ekurhuleni
The ice rink offers ice skating fun for the whole family (from tots, to teens, to moms and dads...
All ages
The Herb Farm
Johannesburg
Outdoor Play Area, Educational Gardens, Holiday Programs, School Groups, Party Venue
From 6 mnths - 13 yrs old
Blairgowrie Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public pool with a kiddies paddle pool - learn-to-swim program on demand
All ages
Elfs Hill Party Venue
Johannesburg
A fantasy-filled beautiful childrens party venue with catering and entertainment. Open to the p...
From 1 - 10 yrs old
Montecasino Theatre & Events
Johannesburg
Entertainment, Theatre and Events at Montecasino.
All ages
Playdate
Johannesburg
Fun family events - Little people are a BIG deal at Playdate and we believe in the power of edu...
From 2 - 10 yrs old
Dimples Cafe Reviews
Johannesburg
Kiddies Party Venue, Family Restaurant, Live Music, Golf Theme Park, Massive Play Area, Awesome...
All ages
Action Sports South Africa
Johannesburg; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Pretoria / Tshwane; West Rand; Vaal Triangle / Sedi...
The most action packed and fun sporting experience you will ever have! Cricket, Netball, Bubble...
All ages
Ellis Park Public Swimming Pool
Johannesburg
Public heated swimming pool with kiddies pool and trained lifegaurds.
All ages
The Art Farm
Johannesburg
Restaurant, Coffee Shop, Kiddies Parties ,Weddings, Functions, Gallery, Winery, Chapel, Theatre
Hyundai Mushroom Farm Park
Johannesburg
Park, day trips, family outings, picnics, Hyundai hot air balloon
All ages
Market Theatre
Johannesburg
The market theatre home to innovative locally produced theatre productions, art exhibitions, in...
Blue Ocean VR Reviews
Johannesburg
Virtual Reality Experience Center for an immersive and interactive experience, Mobile VR partie...
From 7 yrs - All ages
Lory Park Zoo
Johannesburg
Lory Park is a privately run zoo and animal sanctuary situared in Midrand. We house for an asso...
All ages
Melville Kruisgemeente
Johannesburg
The 100-year-old Melville Kruis congregation will once again host their very special and much a...
All ages
EDRO - Coding Through Robotics
Johannesburg; West Rand; East Rand / Ekurhuleni; Pretoria / Tshwane
Learning to code by using robots! Fun, interactive workshops for kids to learn robotics and cod...
From 7 - 18 yrs old
Johannesburg Zoo Reviews
Johannesburg
day and night tours, children's farmyard, tractor rides, kids party venue, school tours and mo...
All ages