Ouseburn Valley is a fantastic place to visit with children of all ages. With ample green spaces and easy walking routes, you wouldn't struggle to entertain your little ones on a sunny day in Ouseburn. However, there are also lots of venues catering towards entertaining the whole family.

What's on offer

Ouseburn Farm

Free entry | Ouseburn Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2PA

Spend time with farm animals, wander around the gardens, peak into the veggie patches, and pet the reptiles! Ouseburn Farm is a charity that not only offers a fun day out for the family but also provides training and volunteering opportunities for vulnerable children and young adults.

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Seven Stories | The national centre for children's books

Ticketed but some areas, such as the cafe, are accessible for free | 30 Lime St, Ouseburn Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2PQ

Seven Stories is an educational centre which promotes children's love of reading and literature. There is always an exciting schedule of live performances and exhibitions for your kids to enjoy.

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Stepney Bank Stables

Priced based on age and activity | Stepney Bank, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2NP

This is a children's charity which provides refuge and education to local children through the care and enjoyment of Stepney Bank Stables and their horses. You can book in for group lessons as well as private lessons which will not only support an important charity but will provide your family with a memorable activity.

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The Cycle Hub

Free entry. Bike hire priced per hour | Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 1BU

Whether you need help fixing your family's bikes or fancy taking a trip through the city, the Cycle Hub can help. You can hire bikes for children and adults, and the friendly staff will suggest some fun, suitable routes for you to enjoy.

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The Valley | Climbing Centre

Day passes: £6.50 child - £7.75 concession - £8.75 adult | Quality Row, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 1NW

For an all-day activity that's affordable and promotes healthy, physical activity, The Valley climbing and bouldering centre is a great option. You can even book in for a private lesson to start off and enjoy the rest of the day independently.

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Victoria Tunnel tour

£9 per adult - £4 per child | Victoria Tunnel Tour Meeting Point, 55 Lime St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2PQ

Let's take the kids underground! Victoria Tunnel is a fantastic educational resource where children can learn about local history in the real environment where events happened. Advance booking is required.

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