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 Gilsland

Willowford Bridge Abutment

A fine 914 metre stretch of wall, including 2 turrets, ending at a bridge abutment, much altered in Roman times owing to changes in the course of the river and rebuilding of the bridge.
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.
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.
Country Park Greenhead

Walltown Country Park

A place alive with nature. Explore Hadrian’s Wall, enjoy panoramic views of the National Park and discover Northumberland’s Dark Skies.
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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Family Attraction Morpeth

Whitehouse Farm Centre

Whitehouse Farm is the all-weather fun attraction with soft play, restaurant, outdoor play areas, tractor-trailer rides and lots of animals to feed, hold and stroke.
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Great Outdoors Belford

Raven's Crag

Raven's Crag, near Holburn Lake is a point on the St Cuthbert's Cave walk.
Nature and Wildlife Bedlington

Bedlington Country Park Local Nature Reserve

A delightful country park on the north side of the River Blyth with a picnic area and children's play area
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.

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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