Activities and Attractions
Beamish Wild TreeTop Adventure
Welcome to the home of adventure in the North East! Set in the Treetops of our ancient woodland, our High Ropes Course is 2 hours of non-stop fun and challenges guaranteed to get your adrenaline pumping. We’ve packed your fun day out in the treetops…
Segedunum Roman Fort, Baths and Museum.
Segedunum Roman Fort is the gateway to Hadrian’s Wall. Explore the excavated fort site, visit reconstructions of a Roman bath house, learn about the history of the area in the museum and enjoy the view from the 35 metre viewing tower.
Archery at Beamish Wild
Whether you want to try your hand at this ancient sport or even hone your existing skills, we offer a great venue for Archery in the north east.
Tynemouth Priory and Castle
Tynemouth Castle and Priory was once one of the largest fortified areas in England. Overlooking the North Sea and the River Tyne, it dominates the headland.
Discover an engineer’s dream perched high on a rocky crag
Whatever you’re looking for… from everyday essentials, or treating yourself to something special… to an evening at the cinema, a delicious lunch or just catching up with friends over a coffee – there really is something for everyone.
With rocky shores, grey seals and many species of seabird, the Farne Islands are as stunning as they are interesting. If you’re planning a day trip, be sure to take a picnic.
Blue Reef Aquarium
The ultimate undersea safari at the award-winning Blue Reef Aquarium in Tynemouth.
Sage Gateshead is an international home for music and musical discovery. It houses two main stages of acoustic excellence, a 26-room music education centre, a music information resource centre, four bars, a brasserie and a café.
National Glass Centre
The newly renovated National Glass Centre in Sunderland is a cultural attraction and venue with a difference. Experience their range of glass making workshops.
Hadrian’s Wall and Housesteads Fort
Witness the stunning views, explore natural wilderness and become immersed in the history while visiting Hadrian’s Wall and Housesteads Fort.
Climb Newcastle is Newcastle’s dedicated indoor climbing centre in Byker, close to the City Centre, offering climbing for kids and adults of all abilities with 3 floors of climbing facilities, a shop and cafe in a refurbished swimming pool
Laing Art Gallery
The Laing Art Gallery is home to an important collection of 18th and 19th century painting, which is shown alongside temporary exhibitions of historic and contemporary art.
BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art
Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC is the biggest gallery of its kind in the world – presenting a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art.
Allen Banks and Staward Gorge
Allen Banks and Staward Gorge is one of the largest areas of ancient semi-natural woodland in Northumberland.
Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish and discover what life was like in North East England in Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian times. Museum at night!
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens
Stunning winter gardens, with 1,500 of the world’s most exotic flowers, plants and trees. Dramatic ‘Museum Street’, 11 galleries, tree top walkway, shop, brasserie and lifts.
Namco Funscape is the North Easts most unique venue. 38’000 sq ft of state-of-the-art arcade games, spectacular bar and pool area, 18 lanes of Tenpin Bowling including a VIP bowling lounge and the fastest dodgem track in Europe!
Daniel Farm Shop and Tea Room
Daniel Farm is both a working farm and visitor attraction, with a café, deli serving home-baked cakes and pastries, farm shop stocked with local artisan food, and surrounding fields filled with cattle, donkeys, alpacas and Shetland ponies.
The Biscuit Factory
Take a stroll around the UK’s largest commercial art, craft and design gallery and finish your day of with tea and snacks at the Factory Kitchen.