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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Waterhouses

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 348 fun things to do in Waterhouses for you and the family to discover, including indoor and soft play areas, museums and art galleries and parks and playgrounds.

What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 244 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Waterhouses 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 Waterhouses 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. Boy on digger at Diggerland Durham

    Diggerland Durham

    Durham

    Theme Parks and FunfairsTheme Parks and Funfairs

    If your little fidgets are always pulling out every single toy truck and digger they own, show them the real thing at Diggerland Durham. Watch their...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.4 miles from Waterhouses
  2. Sheep racing at Hall Hill Playbarn in Lanchester

    Hall Hill Playbarn

    Lanchester

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Your kid will be as busy as a bee at Hall Hill Playbarn in County Durham. Take your family a farm park with tractor rides, handling sessions and lots...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 4 miles from Waterhouses
  3. Colourful Chameleons finished art

    Colourful Chameleons

    Durham

    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Colourful Chameleons is a friendly arts and crafts studio in Durham where you can  paint your own pottery in a relaxed, cafe style environment. There...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.2 miles from Waterhouses
  4. Boy on climbing wall at Durham Climbing Centre

    Durham Climbing Centre

    Durham

    ClimbingClimbing

    Durham Climbing Centre caters for every level of climber from novice to very advanced, so it's great for everyone, whatever their age and ability lev...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 4.3 miles from Waterhouses
  5. Family on Murder Mystery Trail

    Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail

    Durham

    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Calling on all young (and older) Sherlocks out there! On the Lanchester Village Mystery Treasure Trail you’ll have to face a crime and eliminate susp...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 4.4 miles from Waterhouses
  6. Chickens at Broom House Farm and Forest in Durham

    Broom House Farm and Forest Adventure

    Durham

    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Perched at 750 ft. with fantastic views over the countryside Broom House Farm and Forest is the perfect destination for some farmyard fun. The livest...

    3 star rating Rating 3/5 (4 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Outdoor 4.8 miles from Waterhouses
  7. People on horses at Field House Equestrian Centre in Crook

    Field House Equestrian Centre

    Crook

    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    Field House Equestrian Centre is a fully BHS Approved Riding Centre and Pony Club nestled in the midst of the beautiful Wear Valley, providing the id...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.1 miles from Waterhouses
  8. Outside view of Oriental Museum in Durham

    Oriental Museum

    Durham

    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    The Oriental Museum is a family friendly place to find out all about a diverse range of cultures and countries, from pre history to present day. Ther...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.5 miles from Waterhouses
  9. Girl drawing at Durham Cathedral

    Durham Cathedral

    Durham

    LandmarksLandmarks

    Durham Cathedral is a worthwhile visit whether you are interested in religion, history, architecture or nature! Welcoming of all faiths and ages, thi...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 5.7 miles from Waterhouses
  10. Inflatable courses at Holmside Park in Durham

    Holmside Park

    Chester-le-Street

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Want to escape the heat, or hide from the rain? With 50000 ft2 of indoor play on offer, you can enjoy Holmside Park no matter the weather! With activ...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 5.8 miles from Waterhouses
  11. Kids touching pine tree at Durham Botanic Garden

    Durham Botanic Garden

    Durham

    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Durham Botanic Garden has plant collections from around the world, including China, Japan, North America, South Africa, New Zealand and Chile, as wel...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 5.8 miles from Waterhouses
  12. Tree at Crook Hall and Gardens in Durham

    Crook Hall & Gardens

    Durham

    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    At Crook Hall and Gardens the beautiful gardens include: The Secret Walled Garden, Shakespeare Garden, Cathedral Garden and The Silver and White Gard...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 5.9 miles from Waterhouses
  13. 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

    Durham Museum and Heritage Centre is situated in an historic Listed building that was once the parish church of the North Bailey. It was rebuilt in t...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 5.9 miles from Waterhouses
  14. Boys on Treasure Hunt Trail

    The Durham Treasure Trail

    Durham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Embark on a treasure hunt with the Durham 4 Kids self-guided themed Treasure Trail and keep both the kids and adults entertained! As you follow clear...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 5.9 miles from Waterhouses
  15. Boat cruising at Prince Bishop River Cruiser in Durham

    Prince Bishop River Cruiser

    Durham

    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    The Prince Bishop River Cruiser is a one hour long truly scenic cruise that passes by a great many of the city's most celebrated sights from the uniq...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 6 miles from Waterhouses
  16. Kids canoeing at Wear Canoes in Durham

    Wear Canoes

    Durham

    Sailing and KayakingSailing and Kayaking

    Have you ever tried canoeing? Whether you’re an absolute beginner, or a seasoned pro, you have the chance to experience your own water adventure with...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 6.2 miles from Waterhouses
  17. Spennymoor Leisure Centre

    Spennymoor Leisure Centre

    Spennymoor

    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    This is a great chance to get a tropical leisure park swim indoors and at any time of year!Spennymoor Leisure Centre has a nice big free form Leisure...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 6.3 miles from Waterhouses
  18. Indoor soft play and cafe area at Krazy Kingdom in Annfield Plain

    Krazy Kingdom

    Annfield Plain

    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Krazy Kingdom are an excellent set up welcoming everyone under 12 and their entourage (that's you!). For babies, they have travel cots, bouncer chair...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 6.4 miles from Waterhouses
  19. Infinite air foam pits

    Infinite Air Trampoline Park

    Durham

    Trampoline ParksTrampoline Parks

    Infinite Air offers 16,000 sq ft of trampolines (that's over 80 of them!) with a whopping 14m high roof so you and your over 8s can literally reach f...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 7.3 miles from Waterhouses
  20. Kids at Top Gear Karting in Durham

    TopGear Karting

    Durham

    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    TopGear Karting in Durham gives you karting and entertainment in one! Improve your racing techniques in a basic open session or just enjoy good fun r...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 7.4 miles from Waterhouses

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