At The Castle | Day Out With The Kids

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At The Castle

  • Blaydon
  • Indoor
  • Ages 0-12
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Attraction Information

At The Castle is a wonderfully atmospheric play experience, what with being housed in a real little castle-like church! Plus there's a lot of effort gone into the theming of the play frame, which is pleasingly fort like and features knights and other figures throughout along with all the physical play equipment, so it's easy for them to get imaginative!

There are play facilities for kids up to 12 years, from the baby and toddler area up to the castle themed 3 storey play frame, they have something to suit every child's adventure of choice!

The Castle also runs dedicated toddler activity classes weekdays daily at 11am and 2pm, all activities are free with general admission and the timetable varies to include sessions such as Sign And Rhyme, Baby Coffee Morning, Toddler Activity and Music And Movement (this last for over 4s, but all the rest as young as you like!). There are also regular older activities like cooking, themed crafts and special play sessions, so keep an eye out for some extra fun!

They also naturally offer private parties here (so check ahead on Sundays particularly to ensure there's no early closure for a 'do') and seasonally, helped by the grandeur of the building, they put on a jolly good Halloween effort and Christmas Spectacular!

Opening hours

Monday to Saturday 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

Pricing

General Admission
Under 6 months: free
Infants (6mths-11mths): £1.00
Toddlers (1-4): £4.00
Kids (4+): £4.50

Travel & Contact Information

Address

St Hildas Church, Stella Road, Blaydon, Tyne and Wear, NE21 4NN, England

Phone number

0191 413 2311

Map

Website

Click here to visit At The Castle's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Free parking onsite

Yes, there are toilets, accessible toilets and baby changing facilities.

Yes, there are baby changing facilities.

At The Castle has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

At The Castle have baby food and milk warming facilities.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

At The Castle serve adult and children's breakfasts, lunches and dinners with a wide range of hot and cold food.

Yes, At The Castle is wheelchair friendly and has accessible toilets.

Yes, At The Castle have stated they are pushchair friendly.

At The Castle has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Clothing

Children and adults going onto the frame must have on socks

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