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From beautiful beaches and countryside, to theatres, museums and galleries, there's plenty to see and do in Sunderland. Many of the city's attractions are free and all offer a great family day out, packed with fun.


The ultimate sci-fi action adventure for all ages. Whether you’re seven or 77, you’ll love the exhilaration of stalking your opponents and unleashing a searing volley of laser fire in the battle zone of the 21st century.


An immersive experience which can be experienced by all. Put your critical thinking to the test and practice your clue-solving in this outrageously fun Live Escape room.

Take a peek behind the scenes at Sunderland’s infamous Stadium of Light and explore the world of Sunderland AFC with an exclusive stadium tour.

The National Glass Centre offers a unique experience, inspiring people to learn about, make and enjoy contemporary glass.

Take a look inside a real Victorian railway station and visit the fascinating ticket office.

The Sunderland Empire is one of the largest venues in the North East.

Located in the heart of Sunderland, Bar Justice offers a unique programme of events to keep party-goers and music lovers entertained.

In the museum, visitors can discover the history of the city from its prehistoric past to the present day.

Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art presents changing exhibitions of new work by artists from around the world, bringing new art to new audiences.

Mowbray Park or the ‘People’s Park’ is one of England’s oldest public parks. This delightful ‘jewel in the crown’ also features an Alice in Wonderland themed play area.