Kids enjoying The Alnwick Garden

Attractions in Northumberland

Unforgettable experiences
You'll never be short of stunning sights and memorable days out in Northumberland. Seek out hidden historical sites, cruise from castle to castle along the coast, discover peaceful gardens, and be inspired by old estates and country houses.
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Great Outdoors Hexham

Warksburn

Warksburn is located near Stonehaugh and comprises a delightful picnic site and forest walk. Fantastic for dark skies!
Great Outdoors Alnwick

Thrunton Wood

Please note that the forest and all trails at Simonside are currently closed due to damage caused by Storm Arwen. The Forestry England team are working to reopen the area as soon as possible.
Nature and Wildlife Druridge Bay

Druridge Pools Nature Reserve

Lake and shallow pools with 3 bird hides and access to Druridge Links and shore. Particularly good in winter with large flocks of wildfowl, swans and birds of prey.
Museums Berwick-upon-Tweed

King's Own Scottish Borderers Regimental Museum

The King's Own Scottish Borderers regimental museum with uniforms, medals, silver and weapons telling the story of the regiment from 1689 until the present day.
Art Galleries Rothbury

Coquetdale Art Gallery

Above the Library in Rothbury, Art Gallery with a wide range of Art and Crafts by local artists, open daily
Sightseeing and Leisure Blagdon

Northumberland Cheese

The Cheese Farm is a hub of dairy activity! Making cheese downstairs & with our Cheese Loft Cafe & Shop above.
Great Outdoors Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick Barracks & Main Guard

Visit Berwick Barracks for an insight into the life of the British infantrymen from the Civil War to the First World War.
Great Outdoors Ingram

Northumberland National Park - Ingram Valley

Designated a Dark Sky Discovery Site. There’s a café and archaeology exhibition and wonderful walks along the Breamish Valley.
Attraction Amble

Northumberland Seafood Centre & Hatchery

The Northumberland Seafood Centre is part of Amble Harbour Village and aims to create a distinctive local seafood offer and tourism experience in Amble
Experiences and workshops Beal

Thyme 2 Eat

Experienced freelance cooks available for private hire in the Scottish Borders and Northumberland. Let us do the work!

Step into our past

Ancient artefacts, ruinous castle remains, and 19th-century mansions are waiting to be explored and to reveal Northumberland’s astounding history.

From little legs to four legs

Whether you've got the kids in tow or you're travelling with the dog, there are endless attractions for every kind of group in Northumberland.
Mountain biking in purple heather
Family walk in Northumberland
Couple enjoying a boat trip
Hadrian's Wall
Surf Northumberland
Outdoor adventures in Northumberland

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