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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Thrunton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 244 fun things to do in Thrunton 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 – 169 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Thrunton 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 Thrunton 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. Gravel path at Cragside House, Gardens and Estate in Morpeth

    Cragside House, Gardens and Estate


    Stately Homes and GardensStately Homes and Gardens

    As well as being the first house in the whole world to be lit by hydroelectricity, Cragside House is also full of Lord Armstrong's amazing inventions...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 5.2 miles from Thrunton
  2. 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 6.5 miles from Thrunton
  3. 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 6.5 miles from Thrunton
  4. 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 6.6 miles from Thrunton
  5. 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 6.8 miles from Thrunton
  6. 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 9.6 miles from Thrunton
  7. 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 9.8 miles from Thrunton
  8. Deer at Northumberland Country Zoo in Morpeth

    Northumberland Country Zoo


    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Fluffy friends, adorable animals and farmyard fun await you at Northumberland Country Zoo! Set in 15 acres of countryside in the heart of Northumberl...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (2 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 10.4 miles from Thrunton
  9. 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 11.2 miles from Thrunton
  10. 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 12 miles from Thrunton
  11. Kids on slide at Castle Mania Indoor Adventure Play in Amble

    Castle Mania Indoor Adventure Play


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Castle Mania Indoor Adventure Play Centre is a wonderland for a princess and a challenge fit for a King purpose built for kids. Located in the popula...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 12.1 miles from Thrunton
  12. Amble Links Beach

    Amble Links Beach



    The finest sands are toward Hauzley to the south of the harbour, which offers a great view of Coquet Island and its working lighthouse.  Coquet is ma...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 12.6 miles from Thrunton
  13. Huts at Druridge Bay Country Park in Morpeth

    Druridge Bay Country Park


    Parks and PlaygroundsParks and Playgrounds

    Druridge Bay Country Park and their modern Visitors' Centre boast 3.5 miles of beautiful beach and sand dunes, plus a freshwater Lake surrounded by w...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 12.6 miles from Thrunton
  14. 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 12.8 miles from Thrunton
  15. Lake at Hauxley Nature Reserve in Amble

    Hauxley Nature Reserve


    National ParksNational Parks

    The whole reserve is closed until Summer 2016 while we build our exciting new Wildlife Discovery Centre! The entire reserve is classed as a construct...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 13.4 miles from Thrunton
  16. Sunny day at Dinosaur Encounter Adventure Golf in Morpeth

    Dinosaur Encounter Adventure Golf


    Crazy GolfCrazy Golf

    Dinosaur Encounter is a thrilling 12 hole adventure golf course, complete with roaring and moving dinosaurs, artificial rocks and lush vegetation! Al...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 14.2 miles from Thrunton
  17. 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 14.6 miles from Thrunton
  18. 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 15.3 miles from Thrunton
  19. 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 15.5 miles from Thrunton
  20. 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 15.6 miles from Thrunton

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