The east side of our site will be closed as we carry out essential erosion works at Window on the Wear, including installing riverbank defences. This work starts on Monday 13 January for approx 3 weeks.X
Wild hands-on discovery for all ages
Scramble nets, swings and climbing frames make this adventure playground a mini explorer’s paradise, perfect for kids of all ages. Looking for more fun? Enjoy an exciting array of activities and trails throughout the year.
Hawthorn Wood is now a sanctuary for woodland birds such as bullfinch, long-tailed tits and great-spotted woodpeckers who flit and flee from tree to feeders.
Inspiring. Educational. This award-winning sustainable space is somewhere to be explored or just ‘be’. At its heart is a recycled Waterlab, guiding rainfall into the garden’s pools and channels, helping produce waves of vibrant summer flowers and attracting incredible wildlife guests.