Things to do for Kids in Gateshead

If you’re looking for entertainment for the kids, Gateshead offers a fantastic variety of activities and attractions which are guaranteed to keep them amused for hours. Covering a range of age groups you’ll find a range of activities which allow children to burn off energy, develop new skills and learn about nature and wildlife. Who knew learning could be this much fun?


Bill Quay community Farm ·

Hainingwood Terrace, Bill Quay, Gateshead, NE10 0UE

Meet the pigs, sheep goats and chickens for a fun filled afternoon at Bill Quay Community Farm. Providing fun and informative activities, it’s a great way for kids to learn of the importance of protecting rare breeds and the difference this makes to organic farming. There is plenty of surrounding woodland to explore and even a small animal room where you can get closer to the tiny and fluffy kind.


Clip N Climb MetroCentre ·

39 Garden Walk, MetroCentre, Gateshead, NE11 9XY

For an action packed climbing experience try Clip N Climb, conveniently located in Europe’s largest mall, the MetroCentre. Perfect for children and adults alike, there are 26 different climbing challenges to conquer with multiple difficulty levels making it suitable for a range of ages and abilities. An onsite café means you can refuel in preparation for your next exciting adventure.


Jump Giants Gateshead ·

Forge Road, Dunston, Gateshead, NE8 2RB

Comprising of 40,000 square feet of space and brimming with fun activities, Jump Giants is a great choice for burning off energy whilst having lots of fun. Enjoy dodgems, soft play, dodgeball, basketball, a foam zone and so much more. There’s no age limit so all of the family can get in on the fun. Jump to it!


Angry Birds Adventure Golf ·

56 Garden Walk, Gateshead, NE11 9XZ

Visit the world's first Angry Birds Adventure Golf for an indoor mini-golf experience like no other. Step inside the popular video game with 36 holes spread over two, 18 hole courses, teeing off from either Bird Island or Pigtropolis. Conveniently located within the Metrocentre, you will have all the facilities and entertainment needed to keep the whole family happy all day long.