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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Newham

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 213 fun things to do in Newham 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 – 149 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Newham 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 Newham 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. Outside view of Preston Tower in Chathill

    Preston Tower


    Tourist AttractionsTourist 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...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 1.9 miles from Newham
  2. Slate Hall Riding Centre

    Slate Hall Riding Centre


    Horse Riding and StablesHorse 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...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 3.1 miles from Newham
  3. Passengers on Farne Islands cruise in Seahouses

    Farne Islands


    Tours and River CruisesTours 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...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.3 miles from Newham
  4. Lighthouse on Golden Gate Boat Trips in Seahouses

    Golden Gate Boat Trips


    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Golden Gate Boat Trips are one of the few registered operators offering tours and cruises around the Seahouses region. There's a full commentary on e...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 3.5 miles from Newham
  5. Toddler soft play area at The Bunker in Seahouses

    The Bunker


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Tucked away in the pleasing seaside village of Seahouses, The Bunker boasts an exciting play facility combined with 18 holes of crazy golf: the kids...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 3.6 miles from Newham
  6. Family on Treasure Hunt Trail

    Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail


    Tourist AttractionsTourist 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...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3.6 miles from Newham
  7. People parachuting at Beadnell Beach

    Beadnell Beach



    Beadnell Beach The main attraction of Beadnell for grown ups is its magnificent golden sandy beach, intriguing limekilns, small harbour, beautiful co...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 3.7 miles from Newham
  8. Outside view of Grace Darling Museum in Bamburgh

    Grace Darling Museum


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums 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...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 4 miles from Newham
  9. Outside view of Bamburgh Castle

    Bamburgh Castle


    Castles and PalacesCastles 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...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (1 reviews)

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 4.2 miles from Newham
  10. Girl making sand castles at Bamburgh Beach in Seahouses

    Bamburgh Beach



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

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 4.2 miles from Newham
  11. Outside view of Longstone Lighthouse Visitor Centre in Bamburgh

    Longstone Lighthouse Visitor Centre


    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Sail out to this fascinating and isolated Longstone Lighthouse in the alluring Farne Islands. The Longstone Lighthouse was made famous by Lighthouse...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 6.3 miles from Newham
  12. Ruins of Dunstanburgh Castle by sea in Alnwick

    Dunstanburgh Castle


    Castles and PalacesCastles and Palaces

    Dunstanburgh Castle This iconic castle ruin was once upon a time one of the largest and most grandiose forts in Northern England, still even now thor...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 6.6 miles from Newham
  13. Cows at Chillingham Wild Cattle Park in Alnwick

    Chillingham Wild Cattle Park


    National ParksNational 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...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 7.2 miles from Newham
  14. Outside view of Chillingham Castle in Alnwick

    Chillingham Castle


    Castles and PalacesCastles 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...

    4 star rating Rating 4/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 7.2 miles from Newham
  15. View of Lindisfarne Centre on Lindisfarne Island

    Lindisfarne Centre


    Tourist AttractionsTourist 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...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 9 miles from Newham
  16. Georgian school teacher in classroom at Bailiffgate Museum in Alnwick

    Bailiffgate Museum


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    Bailiffgate Museum is a fun day out for all the family. It tells the history of Alnwick and district in colourful, interactive displays. Highlights i...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 9.2 miles from Newham
  17. Kids on broomsticks at Alnwick Castle

    Alnwick Castle


    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Medieval knights, dragons, dressing up AND Harry Potter?! Alnwick Castle may very well be heaven on earth. The castle has a fantastically rich histor...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor, Outdoor 9.3 miles from Newham
  18. Lights at night in The Alnwick Garden

    The Alnwick Garden


    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    The Alnwick Garden is home to one of the world's largest wooden tree houses, with walkways in the sky, rope bridges and a fantastic place to eat in t...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 9.4 miles from Newham
  19. Map and booklet for Wicked Wizard of Alnwick Treasure Trail

    Wicked Wizard of Alnwick Treasure Trail


    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    The Wicked Wizard of Alnwick self guided Mystery Themed Treasure Trail is a great way of getting the whole family out exploring rather than just wand...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 9.4 miles from Newham
  20. Puffin Birds at Puffin Cruises in Amble

    Puffin Cruises


    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Dave Gray's Boat Trips have been running happy families between Coquet Island and Amble harbour for just over forty years now, so you can be sure the...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 15.9 miles from Newham

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