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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Beamish

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 352 fun things to do in Beamish for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 230 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Beamish day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Beamish with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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People parachuting at Beadnell Beach

Beadnell Beach

  • Beadnell
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Beadnell Beach The main attraction of Beadnell for grown ups is its magnificent golden sandy beach, intriguing limekilns, small harbour, beautiful co...

Fawn at Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre in Thirsk

Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre

  • Thirsk
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Monk Park Farm Visitor centre is one of ‘Yorkshire’s best places to visit.’ Situated in the heart of Herriot country, on the edge of the North York M...

Outside pool at Shap Swimming Pool in Penrith

Shap Swimming Pool

  • Penrith
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Shap at just under 1,000 ft is England's highest heated open air swimming pool! Their volunteer run 16 metre community pool is open daily from May to...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Sandsend Beach

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

If you’re looking for a picturesque beach for your next day out, then Sandsend beach is definitely the one you’re after. The best thing about Sandsen...

Owl flying at Talon Falconry in Ripon

Talon Falconry

  • Ripon
  • Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Talon Falconry will give you a truly gripping experience that is fun for all the family. This is a great chance to see how these amazing birds are ha...

Boy painting at Rheged in Penrith

Rheged Indoor Play

  • Penrith
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Sun, rain or snow, the Rheged Centre is home to amazing inspiring activities and events for children of all ages, with plenty to keep parents amused...

Families swimming at Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools in Penrith

Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools

  • Penrith
  • Outdoor
  • Lidos

Askham Outdoor Swimming Pools is an ideal location for families and friends to cool down in the summertime plus stay fit and healthy and build up the...

Slate Hall Riding Centre

  • Seahouses
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Slate Hall Riding Centre welcomes riders of all ability levels and has a selection of horses and ponies. They specialise in beach rides are they are...

Girls on nets at Treetop Nets Yorkshire in Ripon

Ripon Treetop Nets Yorkshire

  • Ripon
  • Outdoor
  • High Ropes Courses

Imagine giant trampolines, walkways, slides and tunnels - all made from netting - welcome to Ripon   Treetop Nets ! Now picture this suspended up to...

Passengers on Farne Islands cruise in Seahouses

Farne Islands

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

The beautiful Farne Islands lie 2 to 3 miles off the Northumberland coast between the charming fishing village of Seahouses and the awesome Castle of...

Lighthouse on Golden Gate Boat Trips in Seahouses

Golden Gate Boat Trips

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Golden Gate Boat Trips are one of the few registered operators offering tours and cruises around the Seahouses region. There's a full commentary on e...

Toddler soft play area at The Bunker in Seahouses

The Bunker

  • Seahouses
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Tucked away in the pleasing seaside village of Seahouses, The Bunker boasts an exciting play facility combined with 18 holes of crazy golf: the kids...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Have you got eagle eyes? Or a nose for clues? Put them to good use on the Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail! It’s a great test of teamwork. This seaside...

Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Have you got eagle eyes? Or a nose for clues? Put them to good use on the Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail! It’s a great test of teamwork. This seaside...

Walby Farm Park

Walby Farm Park

  • Carlisle
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Up for a family day out? Make your way to Walby Farm Park where the fun never stops, no matter the weather! From getting hands-on in the fully-covere...

Kids on paddle boards at Whitby Surf School

Whitby Surf School

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Water Sports

Ride the waves with Whitby Surf School! The school is located on the promenade of the award winning West Cliff Beach meaning you'll be treated to som...

Families at Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool offers a warm swim in the open air. The pool, together with the Recreation Ground, is currently in the early stages o...

Girl standing on a sandy beach

Whitby Beach

  • Whitby
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Looking for a great sandy beach near Yorkshire? Well head down to Whitby, where you’ll find Tate Hill - plus this beach allows dogs all year round, s...

Flowers at Pannett Park in Whitby

Pannett Park

  • Whitby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Pannett Park has a fun and friendly family environment that everyone will enjoy. There is a peaceful lily pond to sit by in the shelter or surroundin...

Exhibition room at Whitby Museum

Whitby Museum

  • Whitby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Whitby Museum has something for all ages with collections covering the Natural World, Social History, Textiles and Art, Whaling, and local history. T...

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