Rainy Days - Things to do Indoors

From museums to activity centres, we've got it covered... When it's tipping it down outside, check out these top places to visit.





 Raby Castle

Raby Castle, Raby Castle, Staindrop, Darlington, County Durham, DL2 3AH

Set in the heart of the Durham Dales in Co. Durham, enjoy a family day out at Raby Castle, one of the best-preserved castle's in North East England.


FunShack Fun Shack Seaham & Stockton

The Funshack is the North of England's Largest Indoor Adventure Playground


Blu Reef Aquarium Tynemouth Blue Reef Aquarium, Blue Reef Aquarium, Grand Parade, Tynemouth, NE30 4JF

Aquarium with display tanks for sharks and stingrays, plus daily seal shows, monkeys and a cafe


Hancock Museum Newcastle

Hancock Museum,Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4PT

Refurbished Victorian museum with natural history and Hadrian's wall displays and a planetarium! You could spend all day in here and still not see everything.


Life Centre Newcastle

Life Science Centre, Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4EP 

Housing a Science Theatre, a planetarium and a 4D Motion Ride, as well as presenting a programme of science-themed special events for children and adults.


Splash Stokton

Splash Stockon, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, Cleveland TS18 1TY

A great place to go and splash about, or just have a leisurely swim! Plus there's a large multi-use sports hall, waves & flumes, Jacuzzi, food and drink facilities and more!