u003ch1 class=u0022fw-normal text-color-redu0022u003eFun Shack Gatesheadu003c/h1u003ernOur latest Fun Shack site is at the heart of Middlesbrough in Captain Cook Square. Activities here include Teeside’s first volcano slide, tubby slide, giant play-frame, toddler village, cannonball arena, bumper buggies, designated toddler play-frame and new sensory area. This site is located upstairs past Inflatespace Middlesbrough so why not try both and make a day of it!

Gateshead Activities

Ages 1-14


See how high your little ones can jump on one of Fun Shack’s most popular activities!
Ages 4-14

Cannonball Cove

Our canon pirate ship arena is unlike anything else you have seen! Complete with cannons, launch tubes, ball blasters and much more!
Ages 4-14

Volcano Slide

Dare to climb Fun Shack’s Volcano Slide? Shoot down the steep slope once you figure out how to get to the top
Ages 4-14

Tubby Slide

The North East’s only indoor Rubber Dingy Slide! Feel like you’re on the slopes as you slide down our 2 storey slide in giant rubber donut rings!
Ages 1-6

Toddler Village

Let your little ones imagination run wild in our interactive toddler village. Will they be a Chef, Fireman, Vet or a Shopkeeper?
Ages 0-4

Toddler Area

Fun Shack Gateshead has 2 seperate 0-4 play-frames as well as an interactive hard-play area, giving fun for all the family
Ages 4-14

Huge Play-Frame

This three-story assault course will give the older children hours of fun.
Ages 4-14

Football Court

Perfect for all the sport obsessed kids! See if your child has what it takes to be the next Mbappe!
Ages 4+

Spinning Buggies

Test your need for speed and see who can drive the fastest on our miniature indoor Kids Go-Kart track! The race is on! Please Note: Go Karts are an additional £2 charge
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Opening Times

Term Time
Mon: 10am – 6.30pm u003cbr /u003ernTuesday: Closed u003cbr /u003ernWed – Sun: 10am – 6.30pm

School Holidays
Mon – Sun: 10am – 6.30am

Bank Holidays
10am – 5pm

We may close earlier if extremely quiet at managers discretion