Attractions in North East England
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...
DURHAM UNIVERSITY BOTANIC GARDEN
University of Durham, Hollingside Lane, Durham, DH1 3TN
Don't miss our 24-acre site just minutes from Durham city centre; attractions that appeal to young and old alike, explore our Alpine Garden, Winter Garden, Bamboo Grove and Woodland. View our modern art or watch our bees in action. Walk th...
PUFFIN CRUISES BOAT TRIPS
21 Broomhill Street, Amble-by-the-Sea, Northumberland, NE65 0AN
Take a boat trip around Coquet Island to see the puffins, terns, ducks and seals. Home to 20,000 pairs of nesting birds including rare roseate terns (the only island on the British Isles to see these) and sandwich terns. Also a lighthouse,...
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...
Redcar, Tees Valley, TS10 2BY
Come along to the North East's 'Seaside Racecourse' and enjoy the thrill and excitement of a day at the races. Being only a 5 minute walk from the town centre there are excellent transport links by bus, train or road. We offer unbelievable value f...
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’.
PATH HEAD WATER MILL
Summerhill, Blaydon-on-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE21 4SP
A great day out for all the family. Schools can benefit from cheap entry and the wealth of information and experiences which links in with the current National Curriculum. A once derelict site in Blaydon, Tyne & Wear into a local educational and c...
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...
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...
LIGHTWATER VALLEY THEME PARK
North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 3HT
One of the UK's leading theme parks, packed with over 40 rides and attractions. From our jaw dropping big thrill rides to mini adventures for the junior thrill seekers amongst you, and with over 30,000 sq ft of retail therapy at Lightwater Shoppin...