February Half Term in Bradford & District

Looking for fun things to do with the children over the February half term in Bradford & District? Get inspired with our guide of half term events and activities.

Bradford is the perfect place for a family day, with an abundance of free museums and galleries. You’ll find plenty of drop-in sessions to get creative. Cliffe Castle is known for its geology display, which is very popular with children.

Here’s our Hot pick!

The National Science and Media Museum is delighted to be partnering with Aardman and STUDIOCANAL for its Early Man Half Term event (February 10 – 18) packed with film screenings, activities, displays of original movie props and behind-the-scenes tips and tricks for budding animators.

Meet Mary Ryan, mill worker (February 14). Explore her tale as she takes you on a journey through time, textiles and tragedy at the Bradford Industrial Museum, family drop in session (booking essential)

Take a ride on the GIANT Ferris wheel! And enjoy the spectacular birds-eye view across Bradford.

As half term steams by, keep the family entertained at the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway. Paddington™ Bear will be greeting passengers at the Oxenhope Exhibition Shed for a special day out (February 14 & 15). Join in with the fun packed activities such as face painting and craft making. To make the most of your visit buy a Rover ticket which allows unlimited travel on the railway for the day.

Wrap up warm, pull on your wellies and take a step outdoors with NT East Riddlesden Hall. A new seasonal trail will have you searching high and low, and discovering new things.

Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs is the fairest pantomime in all the land, enjoy the perfect family adventure this February half term. Hiss at the Wicked Queen, laugh at the comic Seven Dwarfs and fall in love with the beautiful and innocent Snow White at the Bradford Playhouse (February 15-17).

There are a whole host of great things happening see our full listing for inspiration.