Nunnington Hall 22.62 miles
Castle Howard 24.94 miles
Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum 27.71 miles
Head of Steam - Darlington Railway Museum, is a railway museum that is located on the 1825 route of the Stockton and Darlington Railway, which was the world's first steam-powered passenger railway. It is based inside the station building at the North Road railway station. Its exhibits are devoted to the area formerly served by the North Eastern Railway with a particular focus on the Stockton & Darlington Railway and the railway industry of Darlington.
Preston Hall Museum and Preston Park 28.64 miles
Preston Hall Museum - Large social history collections including toys, armoury and a Victorian street, including live actors/drama during summer holidays & holiday activities - Familty fundays and Whizkid Wednesdays. Preston Park - Large park bordering the tees. Good playground, cafe and picnic area.
Thornaby Swimming Pool, Stockton on Tees 29.94 miles
Thornaby Pool boasts a tranquil 25 metre, five lane swimming pool which is popular with those who like a quiet swim throughout the week. The pool is also enjoyed by children of all ages during evenings, weekends and school holidays as the centre offers sessions such as floats, swimming parties and the ‘Aqua Run’ which features a giant inflatable. We have a number of fun sessions for people of all ages to enjoy.
If you are looking for ideas to keep the children busy throughout the Christmas holidays, or the kids want some ideas and inspiration for cards and gifts them take a look at our Winter KidsZone. Jam packed full of fun ideas that everyone can get involved in! Activities for indoors and out - some are messy, some are not! What are you waiting for?!?!
We all know that the festive period is a time for giving, spending time as a family and for over indulging, and we are here to help! Our Christmas recipe section has lots of tasty treats to satisfy the sweet and savoury cravings of the whole family. Get busy in the kitchen with the kids and enjoy some delicious food together this Christmas.