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      • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

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    • Baby Changing Available

      Baby Changing Available

    • Disabled Toilets Available

      Disabled Toilets Available

    • Parking Available On-site

      Parking Available On-site

    • Parking Available Nearby

      Parking Available Nearby

    • Wheelchair Friendly

      Wheelchair Friendly

    Things To Do & Days Out In Durham

    1. How Stean Gorge

      How Stean Gorge

      Harrogate

      Activity Centres Activity Centres

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 47.1 miles from Durham
    2. Newby Hall Adventure Garden

      Newby Hall Adventure Garden

      Ripon

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 47.3 miles from Durham
    3. Killhope Lead Mining Museum

      Killhope Lead Mining Museum

      Bishop Auckland

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 47.5 miles from Durham
    4. Nidderdale Llamas

      Nidderdale Llamas

      Harrogate

      Children's Farms Children's Farms

      Suitable for ages: 9+ Indoor, Outdoor 49.0 miles from Durham
    5. Brimham Rocks

      Brimham Rocks

      Harrogate

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 48.6 miles from Durham
    6. Dunstanburgh Castle

      Dunstanburgh Castle

      Alnwick

      Castles and Palaces Castles and Palaces

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 49.2 miles from Durham
    7. Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

      Cleveland Ironstone Mining Museum

      Saltburn-by-the-Sea

      Museums and Art Galleries Museums and Art Galleries

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 49.4 miles from Durham
    8. Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

      Helmsley Open Air Swimming Pool

      Helmsley

      Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 51.1 miles from Durham
    9. Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail

      Helmsley Mystery Treasure Trail

      Helmsley

      Tourist Attractions Tourist Attractions

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Outdoor 51.2 miles from Durham
    10. Helmsley Walled Garden

      Helmsley Walled Garden

      Helmsley

      Stately Homes and Gardens Stately Homes and Gardens

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 51.2 miles from Durham
    11. Cleveland Way National Trail

      Cleveland Way National Trail

      Helmsley

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 51.4 miles from Durham
    12. Stump Cross Caverns

      Stump Cross Caverns

      Harrogate

      Caves and Mines Caves and Mines

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 52.0 miles from Durham
    13. Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail

      Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail

      Hull

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Outdoor 52.1 miles from Durham
    14. The Moors National Park Centre

      The Moors National Park Centre

      Whitby

      Parks and Playgrounds Parks and Playgrounds

      Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 52.1 miles from Durham
    15. Jump 360 Stockton

      Jump 360 Stockton

      Stockton-on-Tees

      Trampoline Parks Trampoline Parks

      Suitable for all ages Indoor 24.5 miles from Durham
    16. Fun Shack Stockton

      Fun Shack Stockton

      Stockton-on-Tees

      Indoor and Soft Play Areas Indoor and Soft Play Areas

      Suitable for ages: 0-12 Indoor 24.7 miles from Durham
    17. Clip 'n Climb Stockton

      Clip 'n Climb Stockton

      Stockton-on-Tees

      Climbing Climbing

      Suitable for ages: 4+ Indoor 24.7 miles from Durham

    Find Family Days Out In Durham

    Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 277 fun things to do in Durham for you and the family to discover, including parks and playgrounds, tourist attractions and activity centres. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 198 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right day out in Durham 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 Durham 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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