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

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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Monkseaton

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 313 fun things to do in Monkseaton 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 – 213 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Monkseaton 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 Monkseaton 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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'Blackout disco' night at Whitley Bay Ice Rink

Whitley Bay Ice Rink

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Whitley Bay Ice Rink is used by thousands of people each week and with good reason! Whether you are a semi-pro ice, an ice hockey fan or an absolute...

Kids in costumes at The Splat Centre in Whitley Bay

The Splat Centre

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Splat Centre : a Shop, Play, Learn and Talk centre for children is the perfect place for family fun and learning in a safe, sociable environment....

Boy and girl dressed at Pirates on Crab & Compass : Whitley Whale Coastal Trail

Crab & Compass : Whitley Whale Coastal Trail

  • Whitley Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Wanting to take the kids out and get exploring? Take your little ones on a self guided tour with Crab and Compass, perfect for those wanting to creat...

Littley Bay - Little Town of Play

Littley Bay - Little Town of Play

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Take your kids on a journey in the amazing world of role play with a visit to Littley Bay - Little Town of Play at the heart of Whitley Bay. This lov...

Stuffed animals at The Whitley Bay Treehouse

The Whitley Bay Treehouse

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

The Whitley Bay Treehouse children's soft play venue is a family run business aimed at providing an exciting adventure for the children while providi...

Outside view of Fuzzy Ed's at the Harvester in North Shields

Fuzzy Ed's at the Harvester

  • North Shields
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Fancy a meal out? We know going down to the pub isn’t always that easy when you have kids. This is why The Harvester in North Shields features a fun-...

Floats on water of Waves Leisure Centre in Whitley Bay

Waves Leisure Centre

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Waves Leisure Centre has kept its popular wave machine and introduced new aquatic play features such as its very own pirate ship, The Rock Hopper! Ab...

Kids with horse at Murton Equestrian Centre in Newcastle upon Tyne

Murton Equestrian Centre

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

Murton Equestrian Centre is situated near Whitley Bay and the A19, with access to an array of country and beach hacking routes. We also have a large...

Tynemouth Aquarium

Tynemouth Aquarium

  • Tynemouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Aquariums

No need to pack your swimsuit for this underwater adventure, which takes you on a journey from local waters to the more exotic over 40 different disp...

Clear day at Longsands Beach in Tynemouth

Longsands Beach

  • Tynemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Longsands Beach sand is golden and the swimming is good, with lifeguard cover from May to September. It's now a popular surfing spot with locals and...

Outside view of Stephenson Railway Museum in North Shields

Stephenson Railway Museum

  • North Shields
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Re-live the glorious days of the steam railway at the Stephenson Railway Museum. The Museum is home to George Stephenson's 'Billy', a forerunner of t...

Party room at KiKis Kabin in North Shields

KiKis Kabin

  • North Shields
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Kiki's Kabin is an award winning indoor soft play area and cafe spread over 10,000 sq feet in an old church in North Shields. Kiki's Kabin caters for...

Families looking at St Marys Lighthouse in Whitley Bay

St Marys Lighthouse

  • Whitley Bay
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

St Mary's Lighthouse can be found on St Mary's Island, a small ‘part time' island that can only be reached by a short causeway that is covered...

Sunset at Whitley Bay South Beach

Whitley Bay South Beach

  • Whitley Bay
  • Outdoor
  • Beaches

Whitley Bay South Beach The charming town of Whitley Bay features a truly old fashioned style sea front with it's elderly dome, family fairground sit...

Kids on Treasure Hunt Trail

Tynemouth Treasure Trail

  • Tynemouth
  • Outdoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

The Tynemouth self guided themed Treasure Trail, is a great way to get you and the kids out and about exploring. This Trail is one of 27 Trails aroun...

ODEON Cinema room

ODEON Silverlink

  • Wallsend
  • Indoor
  • Cinemas and Theatres

Take your pick from the biggest blockbusters coming out of Hollywood to those teeny tiny indie animations - and all under one roof - at ODEON Silverl...

Crafts at Pots and Pancakes in North Shields

Pots and Pancakes

  • North Shields
  • Indoor
  • Pottery Centres and Ceramic Cafes

Pots and Pancakes offer both a sit in and mobile pottery painting service, which allows you to create and customise your own ceramics. We have a wide...

Outside view of Tynemouth Priory and Castle

Tynemouth Priory and Castle

  • Tynemouth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Tynemouth Priory and Castle on the coast of North East England was once one of the largest fortified areas in England. Overlooking the North Sea and...

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...

Entrance to Arbeia Roman Fort in South Shields

Arbeia Roman Fort

  • South Shields
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Arbeia Roman Fort housed a garrison and once guarded the entrance to the River Tyne. The excavated remains, stunning reconstructions of original buil...

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