Many of Durham’s most popular attractions are located near to Seaham, so it is a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two of the most popular attractions here are the marvelous Sunderland Museum and the remarkable Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art. Two other popular spots close by Seaham are the St Peter's Church and the National Glass Centre.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Durham, head to the nearby outdoor areas. To see the native flora and fauna, set out to explore the WWT Washington Wetland Centre in Sunderland and the Herrington Country Park.
If you’re a sports lover, you might enjoy seeing local heroes, the Hartlepool United F.C., take to the field in nearby Victoria Park, Hartlepool. On game days the stadium overflows with blue, white and red, as local soccer lovers gather to support their beloved team.
Finding somewhere handy to stay in Seaham is a breeze. Take your pick from the Marriott Sunderland, the Best Western Roker Hotel, Sunderland, or the Hardwicke Hall Manor Hotel, Hartlepool.