The Best Things To Do In New Town Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

Best Things To Do & Days Out In New Town

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 358 fun things to do in New Town 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 – 247 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right New Town 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 New Town 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!

  1. Spennymoor Leisure Centre

    Spennymoor Leisure Centre

    Spennymoor

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 1 mile from New Town
  2. Climbing walls at Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre

    Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre

    Newton Aycliffe

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 2.7 miles from New Town
  3. Boy on climbing wall at Durham Climbing Centre

    Durham Climbing Centre

    Durham

    ClimbingClimbing

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.6 miles from New Town
  4. Colourful Chameleons finished art

    Colourful Chameleons

    Durham

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 3.6 miles from New Town
  5. Girl drawing at Durham Cathedral

    Durham Cathedral

    Durham

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.5 miles from New Town
  6. Outside view of Oriental Museum in Durham

    Oriental Museum

    Durham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.8 miles from New Town
  7. Kids touching pine tree at Durham Botanic Garden

    Durham Botanic Garden

    Durham

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.8 miles from New Town
  8. Girl on train at Locomotion in Shildon

    Locomotion

    Shildon

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 5.3 miles from New Town
  9. People on horses at Field House Equestrian Centre in Crook

    Field House Equestrian Centre

    Crook

    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.4 miles from New Town
  10. Durham Cathedral and cottages on riverside at Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

    Durham Museum and Heritage Centre

    Durham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.6 miles from New Town
  11. Boat cruising at Prince Bishop River Cruiser in Durham

    Prince Bishop River Cruiser

    Durham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.6 miles from New Town
  12. Boys on Treasure Hunt Trail Top pick

    The Durham Treasure Trail

    Durham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.7 miles from New Town
  13. Kids canoeing at Wear Canoes in Durham

    Wear Canoes

    Durham

    Sailing and KayakingSailing and Kayaking

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.8 miles from New Town
  14. Tree at Crook Hall and Gardens in Durham

    Crook Hall & Gardens

    Durham

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 5.9 miles from New Town
  15. Kids at Top Gear Karting in Durham

    TopGear Karting

    Durham

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 6.5 miles from New Town
  16. Girl at birthday party at Wacky Warehouse Gretna Green in Newton Aycliffe

    Wacky Warehouse Gretna Green

    Newton Aycliffe

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 6.6 miles from New Town
  17. Infinite air foam pits

    Infinite Air Trampoline Park

    Durham

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 7 miles from New Town
  18. Cakes and play area at Messy Plays in Durham

    Dragonflies Durham

    Durham

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 7.1 miles from New Town
  19. Planet Leisure

    Planet Leisure

    Newton Aycliffe

    Activity CentresActivity Centres

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 7.2 miles from New Town
  20. Girls in dresses running at Hardwick Park in Sedgefield

    Hardwick Park

    Sedgefield

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 7.2 miles from New Town