North East

Discover castles, houses and open spaces then lose yourself in the dunes of the Northumberland Coast. There's always something to inspire your day out in the North East.

Easter eggsploration

Hunt high and low this Easter on a Cadbury Easter Egg Trail adventure. With a different trail at every place and delicious chocolate rewards, how many can you fit into one weekend?

Get hands on

Fancy building bug boxes, joining the kids gardening club or getting crafty? We've lined up a whole host of hands on events and activities to keep you busy every day of the Easter holidays. 

Go nature mad

We've lined up a whole host of nature events this Easter for you to enjoy. Become a wildlife detective hunting for bugs and tracking wild animals or visit some of spring's newest arrivals on the farm.

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New discoveries

There are absolutely loads of new things to discover in the North East this spring - big and small. From talking telescopes to exclusive events. We've picked a few of our favourites to share with you.

Nature spotters

We're keeping an eye on the signs of spring and bringing you the latest news of what's been spotted and what to look out for. We'd love you to join us.

Tweet music

Beatboxer Jason Singh has vocally recreated some of our favourite spring sounds, from birds singing to bees buzzing. We were blown away by his talent. We hope it inspires you to spend time outdoors.

The Late Shows

On Saturday 17 May, join us after-hours as Holy Jesus Hospital opens up for The Late Shows, a free culture crawl around Newcastle and Gateshead.

Down the road

There's loads of great new things to see and do this year in Yorkshire. Beningbrough have an exhibition of modern royal portraits and we'll be marking the centenary of WW1 at Nostell Priory.