Things to do in North East England
THE SANCTUARY WILDLIFE CARE CENTRE
Crowden Hill Farm, Ulgham, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 3NH
This unique attraction was short-listed for the North East of England 2005 Tourism Awards and will appeal to children (and grown-ups) of all ages. Meet over 150 animals including foxes, badgers, snakes and lots more rescued animals. Feed goats, do...
14 Bailiffgate, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1LX
The Bailiffgate Museum presents for the first time the history of Alnwick & District. Attractively located in the former St. Mary's Church, dating from 1836, the Museum can be found close to Alnwick Castle. The people and places of North Nor...
CENTRE FOR LIFE
Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 4EP
For a great day out in Newcastle, look no further than the Life Science Centre with exhibitions, events, theatre shows and the biggest planetarium in the North of England - all included in the price of admission! We're an award-winning science cen...
Steam & Miniature Railways
NORTH YORKSHIRE MOORS RAILWAY
Grosmont / Pickering
‘Nestle into nostalgia behind magnificent steam engines and spend the day exploring our beautiful rural stations, through the stunning North Yorkshire Moors and coast. With the freedom of our All Day Rover Ticket’.
Whitby, N Yorks, YO22 4JT
Founded by St Hilda in 657, this holy site was the burial place of kings. The present Gothic ruins date from the 13th century. Gift shop.
FUSILIERS MUSEUM OF NORTHUMBERLAND
Abbots Tower, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1NG
The Fusiliers Museum has its roots back as far as 1929 at the then depot at Fenham Barracks in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. It moved to this location in 1970. The history of the Regiment is told in chronological order via the use of story panels ...
KIELDER CASTLE VISITOR CENTRE
Kielder Castle is a seventeenth century hunting lodge set in the heart of England's largest forest. Facilities include visitor centre and shop, cafe, Minotaur Maze, cycle hire, pony trekking and miles of beautiful forest walks and cycle routes. Mo...
RAVENSCAR VISITOR CENTRE
Ravenscar, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0NA
Ravenscar Visitor Centre offers a warm welcome to this beautiful part of the North Yorkshire coast and the perfect starting point for a great day out. Find information on the local area, guidance on outdoor activities including walking and cycling...
BLYTH GOLF CLUB
New Delaval, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 4DB
Pound for pound the 6485 yard 18 hole course on the outskirts of the seaport town in Northumberland has got to be the best day's sport you'll find for your hard-earned cash. Built upon land that was the location of a pit and mining community, Blyt...
THE MOORS NATIONAL PARK CENTRE
Lodge Lane, Danby, Whitby, YO21 2NB
Set in an idyllic spot on the banks of the river Esk, from the doorstep of The Moors National Park Centre you can see pretty much everything that makes the North York Moors National Park so special: moorland, woodland, farmland, miles of hedges an...