Things to do in Sunderland

Sunderland City Centre and surrounding areas have a great deal to offer if you are looking for a day out, or visit to a particular place.

We have a wide range of frequent buses that serve the City Centre and there are great offers on tickets such as our Family Day Ticket, which covers up to two adults and three children travelling in a group.

Get out and about

  • Bridges and Sunderland City Centre

    Around 100 stores in the centre, with the best of what the high street has to offer!

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  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park, South Shields

    Take your pick from a great selection of thrill rides, kids rides or lots of other fun packed attractions.

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  • Sunderland Empire

    Sunderland Empire is one of the largest venues in the North East, with a great range of shows to choose from.

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  • Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens

    You can spend a many hours exploring the Museum which gives you a full history of Sunderland City, including many multimedia accessories that provide more information.

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  • Urban Wave, South Shields

    2 people for the price of 1 with key benefits - simply show your key card to receive the discount!

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  • Monkwearmouth Station Museum

    There's a great deal to see for all ages, including a Children's Gallery where kids can hop on a train and see what its like to be in control!

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  • Empire Cinema

    Order your popcorn, sit back, relax and see the latest films at Empire Cinema.

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  • The Stadium of Light

    The home of Sunderland AFC. Travelling to the stadium by bus is easy, with a wide range of services stopping a short walk away.

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  • Quasar South Shields

    2 games for the price of 1 (60 minutes for the price of 30 minutes) when you show your key card.

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  • Byron Place, Seaham

    Home to a number of shops, with plenty of services to get you there.

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  • Dalton Park

    This outlet shopping centre has many shops that you can save up to 50% off high street prices!

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  • AMF Bowling, Washington Galleries

    50% off standard bowling when you show your key card (valid Sunday 6pm until Friday 6pm, but not during School Holidays or on Bank Holidays & subject to lane availability).

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  • North East Land, Sea and Air Museums

    The North East's premier collection of aviation and military history. Services 50 and 56 stop nearby.

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