We have had a post sent to us with a range of places to visit for days out during the holidays. We have also added a few suggestions of our own!

Please find the list below:

PARKS/WOODS:

Saltwell park – Gateshead

Jesmond Dene – Newcastle 

Herrington park – Sunderland 

Alnwick Gardens/Castle – Alnwick 

Seahouses – Seahouses

Whitby Castle – Whitby

Tynemouth beach – Tynemouth 

Kielder forest – Kielder 

Holy Island – Holy Island 

St Mary’s lighthouse – Whitley bay 

Seaham harbour/beach – Seaham

Hartlepool marina – Hartlepool

Finchale Abbey – Durham 

Chester Le Street park – Durham 

Stanhope – Stanhope 

Blackhall rocks – Blackhall Colliery 

Tynemouth park – Tynemouth 

Barnes park – Sunderland 

Mowbray park – Sunderland 

Ridley park – Blyth

Carlisle park – Morpeth 

Bamburgh Castle – Bamburgh 

Barnard Castle – Barnard castle 

High Force – Teesdale

Stockeld park – Wetherby

Wynyard woodland park – Stockton 

Allensford park – Durham 

Druidge Bay park – Morpeth 

Fountains Abbey – Ripon 

Brimham rocks – Harrogate 

How Stean Gorge – Harrogate 

Raby Castle – Darlington 

Whitworth park – Spennymore

Belsay Hall –  Northumberland

Crook Hall – Durham 

Embleton Bay – Northumberland 

Hill End – Weardale

Frosterly forest – Weardale

Hamsterley forest(Gruffalo trail) – Redford 

Wharton park – Durham 

Attlee park – Bedlington

Gallagher park – Bedlington

Plessey woods – Bedlington

Grange park – Bedlington

Dene park – Bedlington

Bolam lake – Newcastle 

Newham Grange park – Stockton 

Saltholme – Stockton 

Rising Sun County Park – Benton 

Hylton Castle – Sunderland 

Haltwhistle outdoor pool – Haltwhistle

Exhibition park – Newcastle 

Charlie’s park – Jarrow 

Jarrow park – Jarrow 

Carr Ellison park – Hebburn 

West park – South Shields 

Marine parks – South Shields 

Paddy Freeman’s Park – Newcastle 

Richardson Dees Park – Wallsend

Heaton Park – Heaton

Tynemouth Priory & Castle – Tynemouth 

Roker Park – Roker

Washington Old Hall – Washington

Jesmond Dene – Jesmond

Marsden Bay – Marsden

Warkworth Hermitage walk – Northumberland

Auckland Castle Deer House – Durham 

Hamsterley Forest – Durham

MISCELLANEOUS:

Dinosaur encounter mini golf – Morpeth

Mini golf – Tynemouth park

Mini golf – Whitley bay

Mr mulligans space golf – Newcastle 

Pirate mini golf – South Shields 

Digger land – Durham

Planet leisure – Newton Aycliffe 

Namco – Gateshead

Clip n climb – Gateshead 

Clip n climb – Stockton 

Clip n climb – Newcastle 

Bowes museum/castle – Barnard castle

York maze – York 

National glass centre – Sunderland 

Light Water Valley – Ripon, Yorkshire 

Flamingo Land – Malton, Yorkshire

Waterworld – Prudhoe

Seven Stories – Newcastle 

Baltic Art Centre – Gateshead 

Northumberlandia – Northumberland 

Shildon Railway – Durham 

Arabian Fort – South Shields

The Great North Museum – Newcastle 

Centre 4 Life – Newcastle 

Vinovia Roman Fort – Bishop Auckland 

Tanfield Railway – Durham

Brockbrush fruit picking – Hexham

Mother Shipton Cave – Knaresborough

Forbidden Corner – Leyburn

West Boldon Lodge – Boldon 

Adventure Valley – Durham 

Segedunum – Wallsend 

Shipley Art Gallery – Gateshead 

Angel of the North – Gateshead 

Beamish – County Durham

Durham Cathedral – Durham

Souter Lighthouse – Whitburn 

Tanfield Railway – Gateshead 

Arbeia Roman Museum – South Shields

Monkwearmouth Station Museum – Sunderland

Laing Art Gallery – Newcastle 

Newcastle City Library – Newcastle 

Tynemouth Market – Tynemouth (every weekend)

Quayside Market – Quayside (every Sunday)

Trow Point to Lizard Point – South Tyneside

Search for Seaham seaglass – Sunderland coastline

St Paul’s Monastery – Jarrow

ANIMALS

White House farm – Morpeth

Tweedle farm – Blackhall Colliery

Ouseburn farm – Newcastle

Broom House farm – Durham

Butterfly world – Stockton

Blue Reef Aquarium – Tynemouth

Hall Hill farm – Durham

South Lakes safari – Ulverston 

Kirkley Hall zoo – Ponteland

Down at the farm – Houghton le spring 

Bill Quay Farm – Pelaw

Northumberland zoo – Northumberland 

Jedforest deer and farm park – Jedburgh 

Pets Corner – Newcastle 

NATIONAL TRUST

Cragside – Morpeth

Gibside – Gateshead 

Lindisfarne Castle – Berwick upon Tweed

Farne Islands – Northumberland 

Embleton & Newton Links – Alnwick

Dunstanburgh Castle – Alnwick 

Wallington – Morpeth 

Hadrian’s Wall – Hexham

Housestead Fort – Hexham

Allen Banks – Hexham

Cherryburn – Northumberland 

George Stephenson birth place – Wylam 

Souter lighthouse – South Shields

Washington Old Hall – Washington

Penshaw Monument – Sunderland 

Durham Coast – Durham 

Seaton Delaval Hall – Seaton Sluice

Rose Berry Topping – Yorkshire