Child-friendly Attractions in and around Saltburn

Saltburn Valley Gardens

Maze of paths through woodland and grassland. There are two play areas and a lovely tearoom within the gardens. Picturesque river runs through making it a lovely scenic walk for everyone.Open all year round. There is a route that is wheelchair accessible however can be steep in places *

Saltburn Valley Gardens


TS12 1EZ

Miniature Railway

One of the most famous railways in the country. This short ride gives you a scenic view of the gardens right next to the coastline. Great fun for all. *

Valley Gardens    1pm -5pm


TS12 1HA

Saltburn Pier

This is the last remaining pier in Yorkshire, containing a wonderful walkway and amusements. Occasionally you may be lucky and spot where the yarn bombers have been. Open 24 hours, all year round. Disabled friendly *

Crazy Golf

Located on the bottom promenade near the Fish and Chip shop and overlooking the sea.Great fun for all the family. Whilst dogs are not allowed in the actual facility, there is a place where you can tie them up within view at all times.

Bottom Promenade


TS12 1DP

Holey Molies

18 hole golf course, Uk’s largest indoor golf course. Includes pool tables, footpool, with a family diner that serves cocktails and beers . Includes sports bar. Crazy golf for all the family.

Alum Way (2.8 miles)        10am – 11.45pm

Skelton Industral Estate


TS12 2LH

Kirkleatham Museum

Local heritage museum that contains a treasure trove of artificacts covering local industry, martime and social history. There are beautiful grounds, woodland trail and play area. Dogs not allowed in the museum or some parts of the grounds.

Kirkleatham (5.5miles)       10am- 5pm


TS10 5NW

Guisborough Forest and Walkway Visitor centre

Woodlands with grassland and wet land. Includes two play areas, a sculpture trail, circular walks and bike trails. The visitor centre includes a shop and café with a children’s area. Not completely disabled friendly – carpark and visitor centre are on the same level.

8 Old Station Cottages (7.3miles)      9am – 4pm



TS14 8HD

Roseberry Topping

Distinctive hill in North Yorkshire. With the National Trust, this is a great walk with amazing views. Pubs nearby if you need to stop for a bite to eat. Open 24 hours, all year round. *

Newton – under – Roseberry (9.3 miles)


Buttercups Ceramic Studio and Fletchers Farm

Perfect family activity where you get to paint pottery with someone experienced to give advice if you want to do something specific. This studio is situated on a small holding with some farm animals, farm shop and a lovely café.

Fletchers Farm(11.3miles)Buttercups Pottery    11am – 3pm. Closed Tuesday

Little Ayton

Great AytonFletchers Farm Shop and Café         9.30am- 4pm*


Stewart Park

120 acre park with play areas, animals, museum depicting the birth place of Captain Cook, two cafes and a large lake filled with birds and wildlife. *

The Grove(11.3miles)7.30am-5pm



Newham Grange Farm

Farm, park and conservation area. Family friendly, contains trails, farm animals, soft play and a café. Fun for everyone.

Wykeham Way(13.3 miles)       9:30am - 5pm

Coulby Newham


Butterfly World & Preston Park

Tropical rainforest for butterflies, reptiles, meerkats. Set in the grounds of the Preston Park Museum with its lovely grounds with walks, trails and 2 play areas. Dog friendly areas.

Preston Park (19 miles)      10am-4pm

Yarm Road


TS18 3RH

Teessaurus Park

6 large sculptures along the river near the Tees Barage. Pub and restaurant nearby as well. Open 24 hours*

Riverside Park Road (13.6 miles)



*Dog friendly