Best Things To Do & Days Out In County Durham
Here at Where To Go With Kids we've found 179 fun things to do in County Durham for you and the family to discover. Finding the right County Durham 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 County Durham 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.
Things to do in County Durham
Low Barns Nature Reserve, Low Ln, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 0AG
Auckland Castle, Market Pl, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 7NR
Raby Castle, Staindrop, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 3AH
Hall Hill Farm, Lanchester, Durham, County Durham, DH7 0TA
Locomotion, Dale Road Industrial Estate, Shildon, County Durham, DL4 2RE
Weardale Railway, Station St, Stanhope, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL13 2YS
Diggerland Durham, Langley Park, Durham, County Durham, DH7 9TT
Broom House Farm Forest Adventure, Broom House, Long Edge, Witton Gilbert, County Durham, DH7 6TR
The Bowes Museum, Newgate, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8NP
Wetheriggs Animal Rescue, Barnard Castle, Thorpe Farm Centre, , Greta Bridge, County Durham, DL12 9TY
Adventure Valley, Union Hall Farm, The Bungalows Finchale Abbey F, Durham, County Durham, DH1 5SG
Beamish Museum, Regional resource centre, Beamish, County Durham, DH9 0RG
Gibside, Near Rowlands Gill, Newcastle upon tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE16 6BG
Hollywood Bowl Washington, The Galleries Retail Park, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE38 7RZ
Down At The Farm, Stoneygate Lane, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear, DH5 8JG