Up in the northern part of Northern Ireland you’ll find the world famous, uniquely-shaped basalt rocks that make up the Giant’s Causeway. This UNESCO heritage site is incredible and is great for curious, active kids. My children had so much fun climbing up and around the rocks. They thought it was amazing.
The Lake District offers a lot to do with children. Lake Windermere has become a great spot for families because of the variety of activities it offers. Here are a few ideas to get you started on your lakeside holiday.
The National Trust offers a variety of family friendly sites from large stately homes to ancient Roman ruins.
Some great places we explored were Beatrix Potter's home and the Giant's Causeway in Northern Ireland.
If you are interested in visiting a variety of places of historical interest than consider a membership to English Heritage.
English Heritage has an amazing selection of places including Stonehenge and Avebury which it jointly runs with the National Trust.