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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Byker

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 323 fun things to do in Byker 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 – 217 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Byker 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 Byker 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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Mr Mulligan's Newcastle

Mr Mulligan's Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Crazy Golf

Love crazy golf? Play not one, not two, but THREE space-themed adventure golf courses at Mr Mulligan's Space Golf in Newcastle upon Tyne. Age and ski...

Girl on climbing wall at Newcastle Climbing Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle Climbing Centre

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Newcastle Climbing Centre Situated in the glorious former church of St Marks, the handsome listed building now provides a spectacular climbing enviro...

Visitors at Seven Stories in Newcastle upon Tyne

Seven Stories

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The fun will fly off the page at Seven Stories, Newcastle. Take your kid to The National Centre for Children’s Books and let them discover characters...

Man at Victoria Tunnel in Newcastle upon Tyne

Victoria Tunnel

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Caves and Mines

Discover Newcastle as you never knew it existed with a guided tour of the Victoria Tunnel. Roundly considered a masterpiece of Victorian engineering,...

People learning horse riding at Stepney Bank Stables in Newcastle upon Tyne

Stepney Bank Stables

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Horse Riding and Stables

Stepney Bank Stables is located in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. They have two 20x40m arenas and 22 horses and ponies. The centre has both indoor...

Ramps at Dynamix Skatepark in Gateshead

Dynamix Skatepark

  • Gateshead
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Dynamix Skatepark is not just an indoor skate park but a circus skills and performing arts training company too! There are a variety of sessions avai...

Kids doing crafts at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art in Gateshead

Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art4 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Gateshead
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Baltic has lots of great things for the whole family to discover. Situated right by the Millennium Bridge on the NewcastleGateshead quayside, it is f...

Kids on Spy Mission Treasure Trail

The Newcastle Spy Mission Treasure Trail

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to explore the streets for clues on The Newcastle Spy Mission Trail. It’s a self-guided adventure which wil...

Fun Shack Newcastle

Fun Shack Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Set sail into the world of soft play at Fun Shack Newcastle! Home to over 30,000 square feet of fun, including one of the largest soft play frames in...

Vue cinema screen. Source: PinkNews

Vue Gateshead

  • Gateshead
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Grab your ticket, and prepare for something amazing. Jump into movie magic at Vue Gateshead, where you’ll find all your favourites, from exciting act...

InflateSpace Newcastle

InflateSpace Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Activity Centres

InflateSpace Newcastle is an enormous indoor inflatable theme park that will have you bouncing with excitement! Step inside the giant inflatable aren...

Clip 'n Climb Newcastle

Clip 'n Climb Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Climbing

Up for a climbing challenge? Join the kids on an indoor climbing adventure at Clip ‘n Climb Newcastle - the biggest climbing venue in the region! Fro...

Seating area at Laing Art Gallery in Newcastl upon Tyne

Laing Art Gallery

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Laing Art Gallery has something for everyone to enjoy. A dynamic exhibition programme brings an exciting variety of art to your doorstep, while fun l...

Newcastle Codebreaking Walk

Newcastle Codebreaking Walk

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Planning a day out in Newcastle? Discover one of the most exciting cities in the UK on a whirlwind puzzle-solving adventure with the Tramble app and...

Millenium Bridge on huntfun Newcastle upon Tyne trail

Huntfun Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Looking for something fun to do with the kids in town? Turn your family walk into an adventure quest with the huntfun treasure hunt in Newcastle upon...

Tyne bridge on Curious About Newcastle trail

Curious About Newcastle

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Discover Newcastle with two fabulous discovery walks around this famous city. Newcastle-Upon-Tyne is England's most northern city: more than twice as...

Meal at Eldon Leisure Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Eldon Leisure Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Sports Centres

Eldon Leisure Centre offers a multitude of activities at their site in Newcastle. As well as the usual leisure facilities, you'll also find a tenpin...

Outside view of The Great North Museum in Newcastle upon Tyne

The Great North Museum

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Great North Museum has loads of exciting and interesting things to do and discover, you can easily spend a few hours here with the kids and it's...

Cineworld Newcastle upon Tyne

Cineworld Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Bring some excitement into your day with a brilliant new film at Cineworld Newcastle upon Tyne. Share the magic of the big screen with your whole fam...

Outside view of Centre for Life in Newcastle upon Tyne

Life Science Centre

  • Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Hitch a ride to the stars and beyond at the Life Science Centre. Here your kids can learn loads about the weird world of science and even conduct the...

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