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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Historic sites Rothbury

Brinkburn Priory

Discover Brinkburn Priory, tucked away amongst the woodland, within a picturesque loop of the River Coquet. A true hidden gem.
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Nature and Wildlife Berwick-upon-Tweed

Chain Bridge Honey Farm

Showroom detailing beekeeping, the history and biology of honeybees, wasps and bumble bees. An observation hive, a range of honey based products, vintage vehicles and a cafe.
Museums Alnwick

Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery

Northumberland History & Heritage, Art and Textiles in exciting interactive style for all the family. Three floor fully accessible building.
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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.
Garden Alnwick

Hulne Park

Parkland, Gothic tower, lovely views and good walking. No dogs, cycles or vehicles are allowed in the park.
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Historic sites Wall

Planetrees Roman Wall

A 15-metre (49 feet) length of later narrow Wall on earlier broad foundations, marking the junction between the two wall types.
Museums Bellingham

The Heritage Centre at Bellingham

A unique exhibition reflecting the history and traditions of the North Tyne Valley and Redesdale, including Border Counties Railway, Border Reivers, farming, photography and mining.
Historic sites Prudhoe

Prudhoe Castle

Prudhoe Castle has many a story to tell so a family day out to this Northumberland fortress is truly worthwhile.
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Historic sites Berwick-upon-Tweed

Berwick-upon-Tweed Castle & Ramparts

The remains of a medieval castle, superseded by the most complete and impressive bastioned town defences in England.
Great Outdoors Corbridge

Brocksbushes Farm Shop and Fruit Farm

Pick Your Own fruit farm with a fantastic Farm Shop & Tea Room - open all year! (Fruit/pumpkin picking seasonal)

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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