5 Days Out for Kids!

Here are our top 5 places to visit during a lazy Saturday or Sunday!

Discovery Museum 

Discovery Museum

The discovery museum is a great place to have a fun and enjoy an educational day out, it has a brilliant source of information regarding local history and ship buildings. Plus, its free entry!

Opening times:
Monday               10am – 4pm
Tuesday              10am – 4pm
Wednesday         10am – 4pm
Thursday             10am – 4pm
Friday                  10am – 4pm
Saturday              11am – 4pm
Sunday                11am – 4pm

The Centre for Life


The Centre for Life holds many events, workshops and interesting exhibitions, including adult events and pre-school days.
Monday – Saturday             10am – 5pm
Sunday                                11am – 5pm

Ouseburn Farm

Ouseburn Farm
Ouseburn Farm is a great place where people with disabilities and the able-bodied can work together, in developing and running a farm project. Here you can develop agricultural, horticultural and environmental skills through dealing with the livestock, growing and environmental projects based at the Farm.

Weekdays: 9:30am – 4:30pm
Weekends: 10.30am – 4:30pm

 Seven Stories

Seven Stories

Seven stories hold unique exhibitions, lively events and playful activities that bring children’s books to life. They also support children and young people working towards their Arts Award through dynamic workshops, events and programming.
Seven Stories have their own Independent Bookshop with a wide variety of choice that suits everybody.
Monday – Saturday 10am – 5pm

Sundays and Bank Holidays 10am – 4pm

Price list:

Type Single Annual
Baby (up to 12 months) FREE FREE
Toddler (1-3 years) £2.50 £9.00
Child (4-16) £6.60 £21.00
Adult £7.70 £26.00
Adult & Toddler £30.00
Family £23.10 £65.00
Family + £27.50 £70.00
Concession £6.60 £21.00
Concession Family £18.70 £45.00


kaspas dessert

You can’t go wrong when satisfying a sweet tooth, and Kaspa’s is perfect for that! They have a huge range of options for Sundaes, waffles and crepes, cakes and puddings, hot drinks, milkshakes and smoothies.

Opening times:
Monday        11am – 11pm

Tuesday       11am – 11pm
Wednesday   11am – 11pm
Thursday      11am – 11pm
Friday           11am – 12am
Saturday       11am – 12am
Sunday         11am – 11pm

Well, there you go, no excuses for staying indoors at the weekends!