What to do in Hartlepool
Built in 1897, the Town Hall Theatre hosts a wonderful array of performing arts for families, young professionals and retirees. This includes comedy, drama, children’s theatre and music. There’s also Vue cinema for all you film fanatics.
History lovers will find plenty of historical sights to wonder at in Hartlepool. The epicentre of this is the National Museum of the Royal Navy which offers a trip to the 1800s. Here, you’ll discover the story of a Service that shaped Britain’s history, culture and people. And the Children’s Maritime Adventure Centre will ensure that kids have a blast alongside learning.
For wildlife lovers, a trip to Seal Sands is sure to excite as here, you’ll spot an abundance of seals.
Adrenaline junkies will not want to miss out on Summerhill Country Park which is both a centre for outdoor activities and a Local Nature Reserve. The park offers high ropes adventures, archery, rock climbing and orienteering. It is also a cyclist’s heaven with stunning surroundings, a BMX track and a free bike repair service.