20 Best Parks and Playgrounds In Whitby Near Me | Day Out With The Kids

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Best Parks and Playgrounds In Whitby

We've rounded up the best parks and playgrounds in Whitby in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 37 Whitby parks and playgrounds to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the parks and playgrounds 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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Flowers at Pannett Park in Whitby

Pannett Park

  • Whitby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Pannett Park has a fun and friendly family environment that everyone will enjoy. There is a peaceful lily pond to sit by in the shelter or surroundin...

Kids on slide at The Moors National Park Centre in Whitby

The Moors National Park Centre

  • Whitby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The Moors National Park Centre, set in an idyllic spot on the banks of the river Esk, surrounded by everything that makes the North York Moors so spe...

Path on Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail in Hull

Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail

  • Hull
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Yorkshire Wolds Way National Trail is a gentle route that is suitable for almost all abilities, so it is great for kids of most ages, and there is so...

Two kids doing the Shaun the Sheep Farmageddon Glow Trail

Dalby Forest

  • Pickering
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dalby Forest is the perfect family-friendly outdoor destination! Explore the forest on foot, bike or by swinging through the canopy on Go Ape Tree To...

Paddling boats on lake in Peasholm Park in Scarborough

Peasholm Park

  • Scarborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Peasholm is a beautiful park; it has a tranquil lake on which people can hire boats of all sorts to enjoy the water at close quarters. Boats include...

Kids doing archery at Guisborough Forest and Walkways

Guisborough Forest and Walkways

  • Guisborough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Guisborough Forest features not only a lot of lovely trees and natural wildlife, but also loads of fun activities for the whole family to get stuck i...

Families at Stewart Park in Middlesbrough

Stewart Park

  • Middlesbrough
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

The newest features added to Stuart Park include new children's play area, trim trail, outdoor table tennis and mini golf course! Away from the play,...

View of the sea on Cleveland Way National Trail in Helmsley

Cleveland Way National Trail

  • Helmsley
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Cleveland Way National Trail follows a horseshoe shaped line around much of the lovely North York Moor National Park, with a variety of habitats to e...

Girl fishing at RSPB Saltholme Wildlife Reserve and Discovery Park in Middlesbrough

RSPB Saltholme Wildlife Reserve and Discovery Park

  • Middlesbrough
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Dive into the wild at RSPB Saltholme Wildlife Reserve and Discovery Park. Visits to the café and onsite shop will be the only time you spend indoors...

Slide and ball pit at Noahs Ark Family Centre Thornaby

Noahs Ark Family Centre5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Thornaby
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Noahs Ark Family Centre is a great place for parents to let kids go wild while they watch, but also if the adults want to join in!. There are indoor...

Outside view of Castle Howard in York

Castle Howard

  • York
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Visit Castle Howard and have fun exploring 1,000 acres of parkland and gardens; jump on the land train to the Great Lake for boat trips and our adven...

Outside view of Summerhill in Hartlepool

Summerhill5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Hartlepool
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Summerhill is a unique and welcoming Country Park on the western edge of Hartlepool that's both a Local Nature Reserve and an outdoor activity centre...

Family at Preston Park and Museum in Stockton on Tees

Preston Park and Museum

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Set amongst 100 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the River Tees, Preston Park Museum and Grounds offers an exciting and enjoyable day out for...

Outside view of Wynyard Woodland Park Planetarium in Stockton on Tees

Wynyard Woodland Park Planetarium5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Stockton-on-Tees
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Discover the wonders of the universe at Wynyard Woodland Park Planetarium. The observatory and planetarium are just 60m apart on the site of Wynyard...

Girls dressed as Edwardian at Sewerby Hall and Gardens in Bridlington

Sewerby Hall and Gardens

  • Bridlington
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Sewerby Hall and Gardens, a historic country house and estate set in 50 acres of stunning parkland, has plenty to offer visitors of all ages, includi...

Fawn at Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre in Thirsk

Monk Park Farm Visitor Centre

  • Thirsk
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Monk Park Farm Visitor centre is one of ‘Yorkshire’s best places to visit.’ Situated in the heart of Herriot country, on the edge of the North York M...

Boat pool at Park Rose Village in Bridlington

Park Rose Village1 out of 5 starstotal reviews(1)

  • Bridlington
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

If your family days out usually result in everyone running off in different directions, Park Rose Village might just fit the bill with all sorts of a...

Playground at Horden Welfare Park

Horden Welfare Park

  • Horden
  • Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Horden Welfare Park is the village's most popular attraction for the simple pleasures of childhood but also hosts a number of rather more exciting ac...

Piglets Adventure Farm Park

Piglets Adventure Farm Park5 out of 5 starstotal reviews(3)

  • Towthorpe
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Meet, pet and feed goats, cows, donkeys and of course - pigs. Make sure to stop by the Piglet Maternity Ward to see expectant mums and their piglets....

Girls in dresses running at Hardwick Park in Sedgefield

Hardwick Park

  • Sedgefield
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Parks and Playgrounds

Hardwick Park is a traditional style park experience ideal for old school family games, picnicking and wild flower spotting in the gorgeous meadow: t...

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