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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Scargill

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 519 fun things to do in Scargill for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, tourist attractions and museums and art galleries.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 356 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Scargill 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 Scargill 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. Ruins of Egglestone Abbey in Barnard Castle

    Egglestone Abbey

    Barnard Castle

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Egglestone Abbey The charming ruins of a small monastery of Premonstratensian 'white canons' (a Roman Catholic religious order), picturesquely set ab...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 2.9 miles from Scargill
  2. Goats at Wetheriggs Animal Rescue in Barnard Castle

    Wetheriggs Animal Rescue

    Barnard Castle

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Giving unwanted or injured creatures the gift of a home is what Wetheriggs Animal Rescue is all about. It makes it a must see for all animal lovers!...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 2.9 miles from Scargill
  3. Outside view of The Bowes Museum in Barnard Castle

    The Bowes Museum

    Barnard Castle

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The young and the young-at-heart can explore The Bowes Museum through the provision of interactive games and activities throughout the Museum. Grab y...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 3.5 miles from Scargill
  4. Outside view of Barnard Castle

    Barnard Castle

    Barnard Castle

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Barnard Castle is a charming historical visit great for both kids who like to get imaginative in the atmosphere and for those more academic types wan...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 3.7 miles from Scargill
  5. Teesdale Sports Centre

    Teesdale Sports Centre

    Barnard Castle

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Teesdale Sports Centre This modern family friendly centre offers a good standard swimming pool with swimming lessons available if needed and loads of...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.2 miles from Scargill
  6. Outside view of Raby Castle in Darlington

    Raby Castle

    Darlington

    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Every single one of the atmospheric rooms in Raby Castle, from the magnificent Barons' Hall to the Mediaeval Kitchen gives fascinating insights into...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 8.4 miles from Scargill
  7. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    Richmond Treasure Hunt Trail

    Richmond

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    There’s so much to see in Richmond and what better way to do so than on the Richmond Treasure Hunt Trail? It’s a code busting tour of the town. Get s...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 9.6 miles from Scargill
  8. Outside view of Richmond Castle

    Richmond Castle

    Richmond

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Richmond Castle was originally built to subdue the unruly North of England and is one of the greatest Norman fortresses in Britain, great for visitin...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 9.7 miles from Scargill
  9. Cafe at The Station in Richmond

    The Station

    Richmond

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Enigmatically titled The Station, this beautifully restored Victorian railway is packed with exhibits, history and heritage. Bring your brood of cult...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 9.7 miles from Scargill
  10. Empire Cinema screen

    Empire Catterick Garrison

    Richmond

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Experience the latest blockbuster films across 7 different screens and in the best way possible at Empire Cinema in Catterick Garrisons. With awesome...

    Suitable for Indoor 11.2 miles from Scargill
  11. Outside view of Bolton Castle in Leyburn

    Bolton Castle

    Leyburn

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Bolton Castle is superb medieval fortress with a packed programme of daily events and activities indoors and out, great for a family day trip! Family...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 11.7 miles from Scargill
  12. Painted crafts at Little Messes Paint a Pot in Catterick

    Little Messes Paint a Pot

    Catterick

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Looking for new ways to entertain your kids indoors? Little Messes Paint a Pot pottery studio offers lots of fun and creative activities for you and...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 12.2 miles from Scargill
  13. Toddler soft play frame at Wackadayz in Brompton on Swale

    Wackadayz

    Brompton-on-Swale

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Wackadayz is a secure indoor soft play centre, offers children of all ages lots of excitement and adventure in a play area that will keep the most ad...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 12.7 miles from Scargill
  14. Kids playing in Hamsterley Forest in Bishop Auckland

    Hamsterley Forest

    Bishop Auckland

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    At Hamsterley Forest, you’ll have a great day out with something for everybody of any age. There’s loads to do, including walking trail and exciting...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 13 miles from Scargill
  15. Aysgarth Falls

    Aysgarth Falls

    Leyburn

    National ParksNational Parks

    Aysgarth Falls hosts a Green Tourism Awarded visitor centre from which you can begin your adventure with expert guidance and directions. The centre i...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 14.1 miles from Scargill
  16. Outside view of Create and Paint in Darlington

    Create and Paint

    Darlington

    Arts and CraftsArts and Crafts

    If you have any budding artists in the family then Create and Paint will be a very exciting day out for you! The studio offers a range of activities,...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 14.9 miles from Scargill
  17. Girl on train at Locomotion in Shildon

    Locomotion

    Shildon

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    This nicely interactive experience brings the last 200 years of rail fully to life in one's mind, assisted in no small part by the atmosphere of one...

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 14.9 miles from Scargill
  18. Swimming pool at The Dolphin Centre in Darlington

    The Dolphin Centre

    Darlington

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    The Dolphin Centre is a fantastic place for you and your little water babies to have lots of splashtastic fun with an excellent pool complex and an U...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 14.9 miles from Scargill
  19. Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

    Vue Darlington

    Darlington

    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    If you hate missing out on things, then you definitely don't want to miss these great blockbusters! Jump into movie magic at Vue Darlington, where yo...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 15 miles from Scargill
  20. Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum

    Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum

    Darlington

    Railway and Transport AttractionsRailway and Transport Attractions

    Step back in time and journey through British railway history at Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum. Find out what Victorian Darlington - the...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 15.1 miles from Scargill

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