Centre Management Offices,

Prince Bishops Shopping Centre

High Street, Durham, DH1 3UJ


0191 375 0416
0191 375 0417




MONDAY 9am - 5.30pm
TUESDAY 9am - 5.30pm
WEDNESDAY 9am - 5.30pm
THURSDAY 9am - 5.30pm
FRIDAY 9am - 5.30pm
SATURDAY 9am - 5.30pm

11am - 5.00pm



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Bertie's Play Barn open every day!


Bertie's Play Barn is Durham City's number one destination for children aged 0-8 and we are excited to announce that we will be open 7 days a week from Monday 23rd October! Traditionally, Bertie's Play Barn opened Wednesday to Sunday but due to popular demand  Bertie has opened up his play palace on Mondays and Tuesdays for the forseeable future!


What is Bertie's Play Barn?


Bertie's Play Barn is a popular stay and play facility in the heart of Durham City! Rest with a hot drink while you watch your children escape into a world of Imaginext, Peppa Pig,fancy dress and so much more! It provides children and parents, care givers and grandparents with much needed respite from Durham's cobbles and you can stay and play from as little as £1.50!


Where is Bertie's Play Barn?


Bertie's Play Barn is located in Prince Bishops Shopping Centre in Durham city centre in between New Look and Superdrug.


How much does it cost?


Admission to Bertie's Play Barn is very reasonable - children can play from as little as £1.50!

£1.50 - Half an hour play
£2.50 - 1 hour play


What are the opening times?


From Monday 23rd October, Bertie's Play Barn will open 7 days a week! Please see below for specific opening hours:


Monday: 10am - 4pm

Tuesday: 10am - 4pm

Wednesday: 10am - 4pm

Thursday 10am - 4pm

Friday 10am - 4pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Sunday 11am - 4pm