Northumberlandia located near Cramlington

A visitors guide to Cramlington

Discover Cramlington
Located 9 miles north of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, sitting in the South East of Northumberland, Cramlington has so much to see and visit. From the largest female land sculpture in the world at Northumberlandia, to retail therapy and many indoor attractions to keep you and your little ones entertained if the weather is against you.

Keeping the family entertained

Cramlington is a charming town with plenty of things to see and do for visitors of all ages and interests. The town is known for its unique land sculpture of a reclining lady called Northumberlandia, which offers beautiful views, walking trails and year-round events.

Cramlington has a variety of attractions and activities for visitors to enjoy, including Gala Bingo, Manor Walks Shopping Centre, Azure Garden Centre, and Tj's Jungle.

For those looking for indoor activities, Cramlington has several options such as Concordia Leisure Centre, Vue Cramlington and Airbox Bounce. It is also a great destination for food and drink where you can find an array of chains such as Beefeater, JD Wetherspoons and Hungry Horse or you may prefer something more independent with the trusty Italian, Indian and Chinese restaurants

Cramlington is located near the coast, and visitors can take a trip to nearby beaches such as Blyth, Seaton Sluice and Newbiggin-by-the-Sea for a day of relaxation and seaside fun!

Setup base for a few days or even a week in and around Cramlington where you will discover Burradon Farm Houses and Cottages, offering 5-star accommodation. If it's an overnight stay you're looking for you will find hotel brands such as Premier Inn and the Holiday Inn located next to direct transport links to set you on your way to Northumberland.

Things to do in Cramlington

Great Outdoors

Plessey Woods Country Park

Country Park with open meadows, pleasant woodland and river walks. Visitor centre, cafe and children's play area.
Monday 04 Dec 2023 - Wednesday 06 Dec 2023

Christmas Crafting - wreath making

09:30 AM
A festive crafting event, where we will create a simple but beautiful wreath for your door.
Monday 06 Nov 2023

Christmas Card Making

09:30 AM
Join us for a nature inspired Christmas card making workshop aimed at adults.
Saturday 28 Oct 2023 - Tuesday 31 Oct 2023

Halloween Fun - pumpkin trail (age 3-5 years)

10:00 AM
Get the family together and join us for some half-term fun at Northumberlandia on our self- led pumpkin trail through our woodland.
Tuesday 31 Oct 2023

Halloween Crafts family activity

10:30 AM
Join us for a fun morning exploring our woodland and making spooky crafts to take home.
Saturday 28 Oct 2023 - Tuesday 31 Oct 2023

Halloween Fun - wicked wildlife trail (5-11 years)

10:00 AM
Join us on a Halloween hunt for the weird and wonderful wildlife that lives in our woodland.
Sightseeing and Leisure


The world's largest human landform sculpture, Northumberlandia is a landmark feature designed by world renowned artist Charles Jencks.
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Friday 22 Dec 2023 - Sunday 03 Dec 2023

Stories with Santa

10:00 AM
Make family memories you’ll never forget this Christmas!
Delicatessen & Farm Shop Blagdon

Blagdon Farm Shop

National and International award winning farmshop. The largest range of Northumbrian & local produce in the region, complimented with the finest foods from Britain and further afield.
Cafes, Tearooms & Coffee Shops Blagdon

Northumberland Cheese

The Cheese Farm is a hub of dairy activity! Making cheese downstairs & with our Cheese Loft Cafe & Shop above.
Mountain biking in purple heather
Family walk in Northumberland
Couple enjoying a boat trip
Hadrian's Wall
Surf Northumberland
Outdoor adventures in Northumberland

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