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Attractions & Activities Seaton Delaval

Attractions and Activities in or near Seaton Delaval, such as Bede's World and National Glass Centre are listed below.

Bede's World

Bede's World, Church Bank, Jarrow, Tyne & Wear

Church Bank, Jarrow 6.5 miles away

The Venerable Bede, early Europe’s famous scholar, lived and worked in Wearmouth Jarrow in Northumberland around 1300 years ago and Bede’s World sets out to explain what his life and surroundings would have been like at that time. You’ll encounter a... more

National Glass Centre

National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear

Liberty Way, Sunderland 12.5 miles away

The National Glass Centre at the University of Sunderland is a cultural attraction and venue with glass at the heart of everything. The centre celebrates Sunderland’s glass making heritage and explores the creative potential of this extraordinary... more


Diggerland, Langley Park, Durham

Langley Park, Durham 19.6 miles away

Diggerland is the Ultimate Adventure Park experience. Where children and adults can ride and drive REAL full size construction machinery. Test your skills on the Dumper Trucks. Find buried treasure. Knock down the skittles. Dig a giant hole with... more

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral, The Chapter Office

The Chapter Office, The College 20.8 miles away

Durham Cathedral has iconic status throughout the north-east of England, and deserves its reputation as being amongst the finest examples of Norman architecture remaining in Europe. Though a historic attraction, the Cathedral continues to hold... more

Northumberland National Park

Northumberland National Park, Eastburn, Hexham, Northumberland

Eastburn, South Park, Hexham 23.9 miles away

Northumberland National Park, the land of the far horizons - a landscape of limitless beauty from Hadrian's Wall to the Cheviot Hills. Spread over the hills and valleys at the very top of England, but right in the centre of Britain, Northumberland... more

Hartlepool's Maritime Experience

Hartlepool's Maritime Experience, Jackson Dock, Hartlepool, Cleveland & Teesside

Jackson Dock, Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool 29.1 miles away

Hartlepool´s Maritime Experience is located in North East England, where a major award-winning restoration and interpretation of the HMS Trincomalee was completed in the early summer of 2001. HMS Trincomalee 1817 represents the pinnacle of the ship... more

South Tynedale Railway

South Tynedale Railway, The Railway Station, Alston, Cumbria

The Railway Station, Alston 40.5 miles away

Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful South Tyne valley from Alston station. Travel to Kirkhaugh, Lintley Halt and back on one of our trains hauled by vintage steam or diesel locomotives through lovely Pennine scenery - catch sight of deer, look... more

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park

Paxton House, Gallery and Country Park, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Scottish Borders

Berwick-upon-Tweed 53.3 miles away

Paxton House is one of the finest 18th century Palladian country houses in Britain, built to the design of John Adam with a Regency extension by Robert Reid. The twelve period rooms feature Adam interiors, a fine collection of Chippendale and Trotter... more

Whitby Abbey

Whitby Abbey, Abbey Lane, Whitby, North Yorkshire

Abbey Lane, Whitby 54.1 miles away

When the Russian schooner The Demeter ran aground in Whitby harbour in 1885, everyone on board was mysteriously dead. The lone survivor, a demonic black dog, bounded from the vessel and up the 199 steps to Whitby Abbey. The dog was a classic form... more

Yorkshire Dales National Park

Yorkshire Dales National Park, Yoredale, Leyburn, North Yorkshire

Yoredale, Bainbridge, Leyburn 57.7 miles away

Established in 1954, the Yorkshire Dales National Park has outstanding scenery, a range of wildlife habitats and a rich cultural heritage. It’s a special place – a fantastic outdoor arena for recreation and peaceful relaxation and a haven for... more

Rievaulx Abbey

Rievaulx Abbey, Rievaulx, Helmsley, North Yorkshire

Rievaulx, Helmsley 58.4 miles away

Founded in 1132, Rievaulx Abbey was the first Cistercian abbey in the north of England. The collection includes medieval floor tiles, stone sculpture, late medieval cutlery and other finds from the abbey.... more

North York Moors National Park

North York Moors National Park, The Old Vicarage, Helmsley, West Yorkshire

The Old Vicarage, Bondgate, Helmsley 59.8 miles away

It really is a very special place. The great variety of landscapes in the North York Moors is what truly makes it unique and gives it a character which so many people can enjoy. This is a land where dreams are made. Here you can experience the vast... more

Lightwater Valley Theme Park

Lightwater Valley Theme Park, North Stainley, Ripon, North Yorkshire

North Stainley, Ripon 61.2 miles away

Escape to Lightwater Valley and discover the excitement of a day bursting with thrills, chills and adventure; catapult to dizzying heights aboard Whirlwind, a typhoon of screams that’ll twist even the bravest of souls, and hurtle through some of our... more

North Yorkshire Moors Railway

North Yorkshire Moors Railway, 12 Park Street, Pickering, North Yorkshire

12 Park Street, Pickering Station, Pickering 64.1 miles away

Fans of vintage railways and the English countryside fall in love instantly with the wonderful North Yorkshire Moors Railways which transports passengers from the pretty town of Pickering to the famous seaside town of Whitby. Have a potter around the... more

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal Water Garden

Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal Water Garden, Fountains, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Fountains, Ripon 65.8 miles away

Fountains Abbey with Studley Royal Water Garden, located four miles west of Ripon in North Yorkshire, is of outstanding historic and aesthetic importance. No other site in Europe contains such a rich variety of historic monuments set in such a... more

Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo

Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo, Kirby Misperton, Malton, North Yorkshire

Kirby Misperton, Malton 66.2 miles away

Flamingo Land Theme Park & Zoo, is home to over 1,000 animals, including Siberian Tigers, Grants Zebras, Bactrian Camels, Monkeys, Sea Lions, Reptiles, Humboldt Penguins and Meerkats. Also of course, the famous pink flamingos, the largest flock in... more

Ullswater Steamers

Ullswater Steamers, The Pier House, Glenridding, Cumbria

The Pier House, Glenridding 67.2 miles away

Award-winning heritage visitor attraction Ullswater ‘Steamers’ have been sailing on England’s most beautiful lake since 1859. Referred to as the Dark Lake in Arthurian legend, and inspiration for famous artists and writers such as Wordsworth,... more

Lake District National Park

Lake District National Park, Murley Moss, Kendal, Cumbria

Murley Moss, Oxenholme Road, Kendal 71.1 miles away

The Lake District National Park, tucked into the north west corner of England, hardly needs any introduction, such is its fame across the UK as one of the most beautiful spots in Britain. Whether you create an itinerary of activities for your holiday... more

Jennings Brothers

Jennings Brothers, The Castle Brewery, Cockermouth, Cumbria

The Castle Brewery, Cockermouth 78.1 miles away

Ah, beer. There’s something very satisfying about finding out just how they make the amber nectar and the tour at Jennings Brothers traditional brewery is full of fascinating information. These guys have been brewing beer on this site in the shadow... more

York Minster Undercroft Treasury & Crypt

York Minster Undercroft Treasury & Crypt, York Minster, York, North Yorkshire

York Minster, Deangate, York 78.6 miles away

The glorious York Minster towers over this extraordinarily pretty UK city and is a must-visit when touring York. The minster is the chief church of the Church of England and the present building is the largest gothic cathedral in Northern Europe.... more

York Racecourse

York Racecourse, The Racecourse, York, North Yorkshire

The Racecourse, York 80.0 miles away

It is said that only Ascot sells more champagne than York, where it is considerably cheaper! York stages two of the best Flat meetings in Britain, the Dante Festival in May and the even more popular Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival in August, which... more

Edinburgh Butterfly & Insect World

Edinburgh Butterfly & Insect World, at Dobbies Garden World, Lasswade, Mid-Lothian

at Dobbies Garden World, Melville Nursery, Lasswade 84.5 miles away

Fancy seeing a glowing scorpion display, feeding a snake or doing lunch with some quail? Achieve all three at the Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World which is the world’s longest running exotic butterfly house complete with indoor rain forest... more

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, Haworth Station, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Haworth Station, Haworth, Keighley 87.4 miles away

“Daddy, my daddy!” Who can forget those immortal lines from the end of the classic children’s film The Railway Children? We defy you not to think of this ultra moving scene as you visit the wonderful Keighley Worth Valley Railway at Haworth Station,... more

Royal Observatory Visitor Centre

Royal Observatory Visitor Centre, Blackford Hill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Blackford Hill, Edinburgh 88.3 miles away

The Royal Observatory Edinburgh Visitor Centre is open for pre-booked group visits and for special events, providing a window into the world of astronomy. Enjoy a tour of the Observatory Dome housing one of the biggest telescopes in Scotland or... more

Our Dynamic Earth

Our Dynamic Earth, Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh 89.3 miles away

Dedicated to the forces of nature, Our Dynamic Earth’s setting in Edinburgh, beneath the volcanic rock formation known as Arthur’s Seat, couldn’t be more appropriate. You’ll journey across the planet, experiencing a simulation of The Big Bang, a trek... more

The Rum Story

The Rum Story, Lowther Street, Whitehaven, Cumbria

Lowther Street, Whitehaven 89.4 miles away

Not that we are suggesting that it rains much in the Lake District, but The Rum Story in Whitehaven makes for a great little place to while away an afternoon should the heavens open. Based in the original Georgian premises of the Jefferson family who... more

Auld Reekie Tours

Auld Reekie Tours, 45 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

45 Niddry Street, Edinburgh 89.5 miles away

There’s almost no better place in the world to have the living daylights scared out of you than above and beneath the history-soaked streets of Edinburgh. So expect a fair few shocks when signing up for an Auld Reekie tour! Head underground to... more

The Scotch Whisky Experience

The Scotch Whisky Experience, 354 Castle Hill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

354 Castle Hill, Royal Mile, Edinburgh 89.8 miles away

Visit the Scotch Whisky Experience for a sensational journey! Take a swirling, bubbling barrel ride through a replica distillery as you become part of the Whisky making process. Along the way you’ll hear the stories behind this magical craft, with... more

Edinburgh Castle

Edinburgh Castle, Castlehill, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Castlehill, Edinburgh 89.9 miles away

Edinburgh Castle pretty much ticks every box of what a child imagines a castle to look like. Perched grandly on Castle Rock, its powerful, brooding presence can be seen and felt wherever you are in the city and it rightly commands respect as the most... more

South Lakes Wild Animal Park

South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Broughton Road, Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria

Broughton Road, Dalton-in-Furness 90.4 miles away

There’s something rather lovely about standing on a raised deck and proffering some foliage up to a giraffe to devour on a Wednesday morning in Dalton-In-Furness - it sort of makes you feel like you’ve elevated yourself from the daily grind. Other... more

The Royal Yacht Britannia

The Royal Yacht Britannia, Ocean Terminal, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Ocean Terminal, Leith, Edinburgh 90.8 miles away

The Royal Yacht Britannia served the royal family for over 40 years, its various international trips notching up a million nautical miles and in the process making it one of the most famous vessels of all time (and I suppose the fact that Diana... more

Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo, Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh

Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh 91.6 miles away

Busy, tourist-heavy Edinburgh can feel a little claustrophobic after a while so it's a nice idea to hop on the bus from Princes Street and head out to the 33 acres of parkland that is Edinburgh Zoo. Many make a beeline for the zoo just for the... more


Diggerland, Willowbridge Lane, Castleford, West Yorkshire

Willowbridge Lane, Whitwood, Castleford 93.8 miles away

Diggerland - The Ultimate Adventure Park experience Where children ride and drive full size diggers, with over 18 rides to enjoy. Test your skills on the Dumper Trucks. Find buried treasure. Knock down the skittles. Dig a giant hole with the dirt... more

Deep Sea World

Deep Sea World, Battery Quarry, North Queensferry, Fife

Battery Quarry, North Queensferry 98.3 miles away

Anyone fancy a shark dive? In perhaps the ultimate marine experience, Deep Sea World in North Queensferry in Fife offers visitors the chance to frolic with the ocean’s famously scary creatures. The underwater safari lets you come up close and... more

Blackpool Zoo

Blackpool Zoo, East Park Drive, Blackpool, Lancashire

East Park Drive, Blackpool 104.9 miles away

There’s something delightfully incongruous about visiting a place full of tropical animals in the city of Blackpool but you won’t regret a trip to Blackpool Zoo. A vast 32 acres spreads out before you and you can hear the weird and wonderful calls of... more

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society)

Bo´ness & Kinneil Railway (Scottish Railway Preservation Society), Bo'ness Station, Bo'ness, West Lothian

Bo'ness Station, Union Street, Bo'ness 105.1 miles away

First developed back in 1979 on a green field site on the shore of the Firth of Forth, the Bo’ness and Kinneil Railway takes nostalgia fans and children off on a trip through the stunning Scottish countryside. Buy your fare at the traditional ticket... more

East Lancashire Railway

East Lancashire Railway, Bolton Street Station, Bury, Lancashire

Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury 106.7 miles away

Like so many wonderful rural railway lines across the country, the East Lancashire Railway looked set to be consigned to history when the route was axed in the 1970s. However, the Manchester/ Bolton line linked to Radcliffe, which had been in use... more

Bury Art Museum

Bury Art Museum, Moss Street, Bury, Greater Manchester

Moss Street, Bury 106.8 miles away

Bury Art Gallery was created especially to become home to the Wrigley Collection which incorporates more than 200 oil paintings, water colours, prints and ceramics collected by paper magnate Thomas Wrigley. The works include J MW Turner's Calais... more

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life

Summerlee - The Museum of Scottish Life, Heritage Way, Coatbridge, Lanarkshire

Heritage Way, Coatbridge 113.4 miles away

Sprawling across 22 acres in Lanarkshire, Summerlee; the Museum of Scottish Life is an education in Celtic industrial history. Based on the site of the 19th century Summerlee Ironworks and a branch of the Monklands Canal, the museum comprises... more

Manchester United Museum & Tour Centre

Manchester United Museum & Tour Centre, Sir Matt Busby Way, Manchester, Greater Manchester

Sir Matt Busby Way, Old Trafford, Manchester 115.3 miles away

Manchester United is the world´s most famous football club and the award winning Museum at Old Trafford hosts over 230,000 visitors annually. The Museum tracks the history of the Club from humble beginnings in 1878, showcases the silverware collected... more

Wigtown, Scotland's National Book Town

Wigtown, Scotland's National Book Town, Wigtown Festival Company, Newton Stewart, Dumfries & Galloway

Wigtown Festival Company, County Buildings, Wigtown, Newton Stewart 116.3 miles away

Wigtown is Scotland's National Book Town with over a quarter of a million books to choose from, old and new. There are over 19 bookshops along with art galleries, gift shops and craft shops.... more

The National Wallace Monument

The National Wallace Monument, Enterprise House, Stirling

Enterprise House, Springkerse Business Park, Stirling 119.0 miles away

Despite the name suggesting this is simply the site of a commemorative statue, there’s a whole lot more going on here. Just outside the historic town of Stirling, the National Wallace Monument holds a constantly changing series of events and... more

Glasgow Cathedral

Glasgow Cathedral, Castle Street, Glasgow, Glasgow City

Castle Street, Glasgow 120.4 miles away

The architecture and history of Britain’s cathedrals tell an amazing story about our country’s heritage and the stunning Glasgow Cathedral is no exception. The first stone-built cathedral on this site was dedicated in 1136 and the present building... more

The Chestnut Centre

The Chestnut Centre, Castleton Road, High Peak, Derbyshire

Castleton Road, Chapel le Frith, High Peak 121.0 miles away

The Chestnut Centre is an escape from the bustle of life, in a secluded natural valley in the Peak National Park. The centre is home to 4 species of otters including the rare Giant Otter, 15 species of owl, tame fallow deer in the deer herd, foxes,... more

Paddle Steamer Waverley

Paddle Steamer Waverley, Waverley Excursions Ltd, Glasgow, Glasgow City

Waverley Excursions Ltd, 36 Lancefield Quay, Glasgow 121.7 miles away

Discover unique coastlines, dramatic gorges, mystical islands and famous seaside resorts aboard historic ships: Waverley – the last seagoing paddle steamer in the World. Marvel at the spectacular West Coast of Scotland with breathtaking mountain... more

Pleasure Island Family Theme Park

Pleasure Island Family Theme Park, Kings Road, Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire

Kings Road, Cleethorpes 121.8 miles away

Pleasure Island Family Theme Park has an array of attractions from the white knuckle rides through to family and children´s rides. Refreshments can also be obtained from the various eating places located throughout the park. Live shows can be seen... more

The World of Glass

The World of Glass, Chalon Way East, St Helens, Merseyside

Chalon Way East, St Helens 121.9 miles away

The World of Glass: Experience a wonderful day out with a difference at this award-winning visitor attraction in St Helens, which shows how glass has changed our world forever. Witness live glass blowing demonstrations, be amazed by the 3D... more

Pictavia Visitor Centre

Pictavia Visitor Centre, Haughmuir, Brechin, Angus

Haughmuir, Brechin 123.5 miles away

Pictavia Visitor Centre tells the story of Scotland´s ancient Pictish tribes. These warrior people roamed Angus nearly 2000 years ago and have left us with a mysterious legacy of carved stones with their iconic images of birds, beasts, warriors and... more

Aintree Racecourse

Aintree Racecourse, Ormskirk Road, Liverpool, Merseyside

Ormskirk Road, Aintree, Liverpool 124.0 miles away

Ridiculously elaborate hat? Check. Daring, stylish slinky dress? Check. Come April, the only place to be if you like a hedonistic day or two at the races is Aintree, near Liverpool, for the John Smith’s Grand National. The final big meeting of the... more

Ayr Racecourse

Ayr Racecourse, 2/6 Whitletts Road, Ayr, Ayrshire

2/6 Whitletts Road, Ayr 125.4 miles away

Known to host some of the best horse racing in Scotland, the Ayr Racecourse meets the mark both in flat racing and the jumps. The beautifully-located course close to the coast yet really easy to get to by air, rail or road is home to the Scottish... more

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