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Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle

Explore The National Centre for Children’s Books before getting stuck in down the farm.

Just a mile from Newcastle city centre, explore Ouseburn Valley, home to Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s Books. Perfect for fun and educational family breaks.

With an exciting, year-round programme packed with activities, exclusive author visits and lively storytelling performances, the museum’s creative and immersive approach will inspire and excite families.

Unique exhibitions from Britain’s biggest names in children’s books are curated to fire the imaginations of children and adults alike.

Refuel in the family-friendly café before browsing its independent bookshop bursting with the very best books.

Families can then stomp down to neighbouring Ouseburn City Farm. Make friends with the residents including a menagerie of ducks, pigs and even a tortoise, while you breathe in the fresh spring air.

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