Summer in Suffolk

It’s that time of year again – school’s out! So help is at hand as the team at Bounce list their top Suffolk Summer Activities.

With the summer holidays now here this month is dedicated to the kids. Keeping your family entertained over the summer holidays can be a challenge but here are some top suggestions of family activities this August.

Bury Bowl

A popular bowling centre, great activity for kids, especially if it’s grotty outside, with fully licensed bar and restaurant as well as satellite television, pool and video games.

Kids play

With numerous fun indoor activities, you are sure to find something the whole family will enjoy. Kids can brave the speedy drop slide, shoot the fun ball cannons and scramble through tunnels on the giant playframe. Plus, there’s more: why not bounce on trampolines, dive into the ball pond or spin on the tyre swings.


An exciting interactive indoor venue offering roller skating, roller disco, soft play centre, mega slides, including a vertical drop slide, as well as a range of different party options and a high quality bistro.

Moyses Hall Museum

Moyse’s Hall Museum Provides an excellent setting in which to trace the unfolding story of West Suffolk, through displays which range from prehistoric times right through to the present.

Wild Tracks

WildTracks off road activity park Newmarket, Cambridge offers a large choice of activities.  There is a 10m wide, 700m tarmac karting circuit and high performance karts – (Minimum height of 4’ 11” (1.5m) & 8 years old)


Waterworld and Breckland Leisure Centre Leisure waters and swim facilities with water slide, water toys and inflatables. Fully supervised.

Go Ape

Go Ape Thetford Go Ape is the UK’s No.1 Forest Adventure. Take to the trees and speed down zip slides. They’re part of an exciting course of rope bridges, Tarzan swings and crossings; all set high above the forest floor.

Go Ape Segway

Go Ape Forest Segway You can enjoy our forest Segway experience in the beautiful Thetford Forest. From two legs to two wheels: for the ultimate forest experience on a rugged all-terrain Segway. It’s a unique way to tackle the trails in the forest.

Banham Zoo

Banham Zoo is an award winning family attraction and one of the most exciting wildlife attractions in the country with over 2000 animals from around the world in almost 50 acres of parks and gardens.

Hatter Street Studio

Paint your own pottery studio for children and adults.  Including children’s parties, adult group bookings, hand & footprints on ceramics, commissions, signing plates, silver keepsakes handprint and footprint jewellery, yummy cakes and hot and cold drinks.

Explore 4×4 at Elveden

Explore 4×4 provide the ultimate in outdoor activities and military survival adventures. For individuals, couples, families, corporate and other group events, team build challenges, product launches, short breaks, singles holidays, stag and hen parties and weekends.

These are just a few ideas but to see a list of detailed activities visit