20 Best Things To Do In Fenton Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Fenton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 224 fun things to do in Fenton for you and the family to discover, including museums and art galleries, indoor and soft play areas and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 140 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Fenton 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 Fenton 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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Steam train travelling at Heatherslaw Light Railway

Heatherslaw Light Railway

  • Cornhill-on-Tweed
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

Aside from being the most northerly known steam railway in England, Heatherslaw Light Railway is also terrifically adaptive to the weather: with full...

Cows at Chillingham Wild Cattle Park in Alnwick

Chillingham Wild Cattle Park

  • Alnwick
  • Outdoor
  • National Parks

The park's most outstanding feature is their rare bovines: the purebred Chillingham Wild Cattle herd here is the only one in the world! They're actua...

Outside view of Chillingham Castle in Alnwick

Chillingham Castle4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Alnwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

A mere 20 minutes from the seaside, Chillingham Castle is open to the public from Easter and through October for exploration of their Gardens, Lakes...

Coldstream Museum

  • Coldstream
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Coldstream Museum In addition to a varied and exciting programme of exhibitions and creative workshops, the Museum houses permanent displays explorin...

View of hills at Pennine Way National Trail in Kelso

Pennine Way National Trail

  • Kelso
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Pennine Way National Trail is one of the most famous National Trails and was the first to open. A great place for upland walking with the kids throug...

Rainbow over The Hirsel Estate in Coldstream

The Hirsel Estate

  • Coldstream
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

A great day out for all the family in a fairytale setting, with wonderful walks around the glassy pool of water and through the mysterious wood, each...

Bee keeper at Chain Bridge Honey Farm in Berwick upon Tweed

Chain Bridge Honey Farm5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

At Chain Bridge Honey Farm the visitor centre was established in the early 1990s to allow the public to discover first-hand the extraordinary tale of...

View of Lindisfarne Centre on Lindisfarne Island

Lindisfarne Centre

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Lindisfarne Centre is well worth a visit while you are on Holy Island as it gives you a great chance to discover the history of the island. There is...

Kids under sprinklers in swimming pool at Swan Centre For Leisure in Berwick-upon-Tweed

Swan Centre For Leisure

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

The Swan Centre offers a freeform shallow pool for the smaller kids plus a nice 25m main swimming pool which includes a tube style flume slide and a...

Kids running on a sandy beach

Spittal Beach

  • Spittal
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Got little animal lovers? Head down to Spittal Beach in Northumberland, a great sandy beach where it’s often possible to spot seals bobbing about in...

Garden at Paxton House in Berwick upon Tweed

Paxton House

  • Berwick-upon-Tweed
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

If you love the classics like boat trips, tearooms and gorgeous gardens (who doesn’t?) Paxton House is the lovely country spot for you. Take a tour o...

Outside view of Grace Darling Museum in Bamburgh

Grace Darling Museum

  • Bamburgh
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Grace Darling Museum is a fascinating tribute to an extraordinary lady, particularly in an age when ladies were neither expected nor encouraged t...

Outside view of Bamburgh Castle

Bamburgh Castle5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bamburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Bamburgh Castle is filled with hundreds of years’ worth of dark tales, rebellion, myths, millionaire benefactors and more. There’s even evidence that...

Girl making sand castles at Bamburgh Beach in Seahouses

Bamburgh Beach

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Bamburgh Beach The sandy beach, sheltered by dunes, stretches for miles and dominating the skyline is the majestic outline of Bamburgh Castle. This i...

Outside view of Preston Tower in Chathill

Preston Tower

  • Chathill
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Preston Tower is a great example of medieval masonry, with the walls containing stone blocks that are 7foot (Over 2m) thick! The ground floor contain...

Ice hockey at Border Ice Rink in Kelso

Border Ice Rink

  • Kelso
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Border Ice Rink is a rare treat, in that with all the curling and skating clubs they host there are very limited times in which you can just go for a...

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...

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...

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...

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