Best Treasure Hunts In Tyne and Wear

We've rounded up the best treasure hunts in Tyne and Wear in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 0 Tyne and Wear treasure hunts to pick from.Alternatively, why not explore some other sightseeing days out nearby, including museums and art galleries, or tourist attractions. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the treasure hunts we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

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We're still waiting to list treasure hunts in Tyne and Wear but there's still plenty of fun to be had – try one of these instead!

Wicked Wizard of Alnwick Treasure Trail

  • Alnwick
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Preston Tower

  • Chathill
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Alnwick Castle

  • Alnwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Chillingham Castle3.5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(2)

  • Alnwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles 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...

Dunstanburgh Castle

  • Alnwick
  • Outdoor
  • Castles 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...

Longstone Lighthouse Visitor Centre

  • Bamburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

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

The Alnwick Garden

  • Alnwick
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks 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...

Woodhorn Museum

  • Ashington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Woodhorn Museum is a great attraction for the whole family, with plenty of hands on activities, some blockbuster exhibitions, and a great events prog...

The Heritage Centre at Bellingham

  • Bellingham
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Heritage Centre at Bellingham Families with young children are especially welcome at the Heritage Centre, Bellingham. As well as viewing the disp...

Newbiggin Maritime Centre

  • Newbiggin-by-the-Sea
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Newbiggin Maritime Centre is an accessible, all weather family attraction, open all year. Discover life in a historic fishing village through the Mar...

Kielder Observatory

  • Kielder
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Do you ever stare up at the stars at night and wish you knew more about the depths of space. Go investigate at the Kielder Observatory gives anyone t...

Puffin Cruises

  • Amble
  • Outdoor
  • Tours 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...

Cragside House, Gardens and Estate

  • Morpeth
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately 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...

Farne Islands

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tours 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...

Bailiffgate Museum

  • Alnwick
  • Indoor
  • Museums 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...

Grace Darling Museum

  • Bamburgh
  • Indoor
  • Museums 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...

Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Seahouses Treasure Hunt Trail

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tourist 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...

Bamburgh Castle5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bamburgh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles 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...

Golden Gate Boat Trips

  • Seahouses
  • Outdoor
  • Tours 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...

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