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Kids Days Out In Newcastle

About Newcastle- Newcastle is a city in Tyne and Wear, England, historically part of the English county of Northumberland. The city lies on the banks of the River Tyne. The city owes its name to the Norman castle built in 1080, by Robert II of Normandy, the eldest son of William the Conqueror. In large parts, Newcastle still retains a medieval street layout. Narrow alleys or 'chares', most of which can only be traversed by foot, still exist in abundance, particularly on the riverside.

Shopping - There are several major shopping areas in Newcastle city centre. The largest of these is the Eldon Square Shopping Centre. The main shopping street in the city is Northumberland Street  was  once ranked as the most expensive shopping street in the UK for rent, outside of London also the largest indoor shopping centre in Europe, the MetroCentre, is located in Gateshead.

Things to do - Newcastle has a reputation for being a fun-loving city with many bars, restaurants and nightclubs. More recently, Newcastle has become popular as a destination for days out. Newcastle was in the top ten of the country's top night spots.

  • Free Attraction: No

Go Ape - UK

You need to Go Ape - tree top adventures.

With 29 centres around the UK in some of Britains best forests your tree top adventures are never far away. 10% discount code until 31st July 2014.
 
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes

WWT Washington Wetland Centre

Plenty of things to do with your kids here.

Explore a diverse mix of wetland, woodland and wildlife reserve at one of the North East's biggest conservation success stories. 

  • Free Attraction: No
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes

Force 10

UK Paintball Excellence

Force 10 has built up a reputation for being one of Europe's leading paintball venues. With over 10 different sites across the UK
 
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes

Centre for Life - Newcastle

Stunning shows projected on a 360 degree domed ceiling above your head.

Watch live science demonstrations in the Life Theatre  and enjoy the thrills of The Motion Ride.

  • Free Attraction: No
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes
  • Offers: Half Term Offers

Battlezone Laser, Gateshead

A world where your courage is pushed to the limit

The ultimate, largest indoor laser tag arena in the UK. The most exhilerating destination for thrill seekers of all ages.
 
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Partly - Call to check

Childhood Memories Toy Museum - Tynemouth

Learn about different toys dating all the way back to the 1800's!

A great Toy Museum with plenty to see from the late 1800s onwards.

  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes
  • Offers: Quote 'Kids Days Out' at reception to get free Haribo!!

AMF Bowling Alley, Washington

Always Means Fun

Come down to our centre where the whole family can join in with the fun!
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Partly - Call to check

Beamish Wild, Stanley

A challenge for the brave! Got what it takes?

Beamish Wild is an exciting day out for the kids and whole family. Experience our high ropes course just 10 minutes from Newcastle and Durham.
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Yes

Seven Stories - Newcastle upon Tyne

An attraction for your kids.

Children love to be inspired and have their imaginations fired at Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books. Exhibitions. 

  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Partly - Call to check

Bill Quay Community Farm - Gateshead

Come and see all the farm animals at Bill Quay Community Farm!

The farm has developed into a rare breeds centre with animals including cows, goats, pigs, sheep, chickens and rabbits. Art Trail, Cafe.

  • Free Attraction: No
  • Wheelchair friendly: Partly - Call to check
  • Offers: £10 pony rides

Penshaw Equestrian Centre, Houghton Le Spring

over 4 years old, then horse ride with us!

Riding lessons for everone 4 years and over, all  ages and abilities.  Riding holidays during chool holidays, 8am-4pm.  Birthday parties, hacks and so much more!
  • Free Attraction: Partly - See Website
  • Wheelchair friendly: Partly - Call to check

Discovery Museum - Newcastle

Plenty of things to do here.

Discover the chequered history of Newcastle upon Tyne, from Romans and Knights to ship-builders and pitmen.

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