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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Grangetown

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 315 fun things to do in Grangetown 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 – 224 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Grangetown 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 Grangetown 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. Girl watches fish in pond at Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

    Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    In the Sunderland Museum discover the history of the City from its prehistoric past to the present day in exciting displays interpreting the collecti...

    Suitable for 4-12 Indoor 1.4 miles from Grangetown
  2. Kids tubing at Silksworth Sports Complex & Ski Slope in Sunderland

    Silksworth Sports Complex & Ski Slope


    Sports CentresSports Centres

    Silksworth Sports Complex & Ski Slope is all about great family fun outdoors. Have a kick about on one of the large 6/11-a-side football pitches,...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 1.4 miles from Grangetown
  3. Kids swimming at Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre in Sunderland

    Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre


    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Silksworth Community Pool, Tennis & Wellness Centre has lots to offer for families who want to stay active. The centre has a huge variety of indo...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor, Outdoor 1.5 miles from Grangetown
  4. Kids playing laser tag at Laser Quest Sunderland

    Laser Quest Sunderland


    Laser TagLaser Tag

    Laser Quest Sunderland is the ultimate action packed sci fi adventure for all ages in this real life video game experience: a mess-less, bruise-less,...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 1.5 miles from Grangetown
  5. Empire Cinema screen

    Empire Cinema Sunderland


    Cinemas and TheatresCinemas and Theatres

    Empire Cinema in Sunderland re-defines luxurious film watching, with their special VIP boxes and showing the latest blockbusters across 12 giant scre...

    Suitable for Indoor 1.7 miles from Grangetown
  6. Outside view of National Glass Centre in Sunderland

    National Glass Centre


    Museums and Art GalleriesMuseums and Art Galleries

    There are lots of ways you can enjoy National Glass Centre with your family. Help Whimsy discover his past at National Glass Centre with our fun trai...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.1 miles from Grangetown
  7. Little boy in soft play ball pit

    Sunderland Aquatic Centre


    Swimming Pools and Leisure CentresSwimming Pools and Leisure Centres

    Don’t let the weather stop your little ones from running around and blowing off steam! Take them to Sunderland Aquatic Centre for a huge selection of...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.2 miles from Grangetown
  8. Evening match at Sunderland Stadium of Light Tour in Sunderland

    Sunderland Stadium of Light Tour


    Tours and River CruisesTours and River Cruises

    Get the ball rolling and take a trip to Sunderland AFC’s Stadium of Light Tour. Take your mini-footballer to see the black cats, and gift them a day...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.2 miles from Grangetown
  9. Rosebud Ceramics

    Rosebud Ceramics


    Pottery Centres and Ceramic CafesPottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

    Want a day out with a little creative edge? Take the kids to Rosebud Ceramics to make something special to show the all their friends! Take your lot...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor 2.3 miles from Grangetown
  10. Toddler soft play frame at Funshack Seaham

    Fun Shack Seaham


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    Children can play in four floors of tube tunnels, giant snake slides, net climbs and swings. Giant river rapid slide and a spook area incorporating t...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.5 miles from Grangetown
  11. Staff teaching kids about climbing at Sunderland Wall

    Sunderland Wall



    Boasting a 23 metre lead wall, over 900m2 of climbing and bouldering and over 120 routes, you won't run out of things to climb on at Sunderland Wall!...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 2.7 miles from Grangetown
  12. Kids on swings at Roker Park in Sunderland

    Roker Park


    National ParksNational Parks

    Roker Park is a fantastic place to go and play or relax with the kids. There is plenty of space and lots of things for everyone to do. The park leads...

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 2.8 miles from Grangetown
  13. Family at The Strategy Sunderland

    The Strategy Sunderland


    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    Put your grey matter to the test at The Strategy, Sunderland. This is the immersive experience that’s been sweeping the nation: you’re locked in a se...

    Suitable for 9+ Indoor 2.8 miles from Grangetown
  14. Kids looking for clues on Treasure Trail

    Seaham Treasure Hunt Trail


    Tourist AttractionsTourist Attractions

    You all know the words - ‘Oh we do like to be beside the seaside!’ Well, that was never more true than on the Seaham Treasure Hunt Trail, where clues...

    Suitable for 4+ Outdoor 3 miles from Grangetown
  15. People go kart racing at Karting North East in Sunderland

    Karting North East


    Go Karting and DrivingGo Karting and Driving

    Karting North East has been providing activity experiences and family fun for many years and can boast a highly experienced team. They have one of th...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 3.3 miles from Grangetown
  16. Person bowling at Riverside Bowling in Sunderland

    Riverside Bowling


    Ten Pin Bowling AlleysTen Pin Bowling Alleys

    The family friendly Riverside Bowling centre offers 19 lanes of modern tenpin alleys with light balls, gutter guard bumpers and smooth ball ramps to...

    Suitable for 4+ Indoor 3.4 miles from Grangetown
  17. Families on tractor ride at Down at the Farm in Houghton Le Spring

    Down at the Farm


    Children's FarmsChildren's Farms

    Down at the Farm aims to bring the countryside and education together, sprinkled with a little bit of fun. This working farm was established back in...

    5 star rating Rating 5/5 (3 reviews)

    Suitable for all ages Outdoor 3.8 miles from Grangetown
  18. Castledown Fun Factory

    Castledown Fun Factory


    Indoor and Soft Play AreasIndoor and Soft Play Areas

    The Castledown Fun Factory has a bright and colourful indoor play facility attached to a family friendly pub with a healthy kids' menu. Classic fun f...

    Suitable for 0-12 Indoor 3.9 miles from Grangetown
  19. Man feeding otter at WWT Washington Wetland Centre

    WWT Washington Wetland Centre


    Zoos and Wildlife ParksZoos and Wildlife Parks

    Treat your family to a day of wildlife encounters, fun play, and beautiful scenery. WWT Washington Wetland Centre is home to rare wildfowl, flamingos...

    Suitable for all ages Indoor, Outdoor 4.7 miles from Grangetown
  20. Rider and horse jumping at Penshaw Equestrian Centre in Houghton le Spring

    Penshaw Equestrian Centre


    Horse Riding and StablesHorse Riding and Stables

    Penshaw Equestrian Centre is one of the north east longest running riding schools. We offer lesson from 4 years old onwards. Here at Penshaw you can...

    Suitable for 9+ Outdoor 4.7 miles from Grangetown

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