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 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 Stanhope

North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

The North Pennines is a stunning upland landscape of moors, hay meadows, intimate woods, inky night skies and charismatic wildlife.
Nature and Wildlife Felton

Northumberland Country Zoo

We are a family-run animal not-for-profit collection with over 100 species of animals to see.
Nature and Wildlife Alnwick

Chillingham Wild Cattle

The unique, pure-bred survivors of the ancient wild white cattle which once roamed the forests of Britain.
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Great Outdoors Rothbury

Simonside

Enjoy breath-taking panoramic view from the top of mystical Simonside, one of the best in the Northeast England.
Great Outdoors Wooler

Wooler Common

Please note that some rights of way remain closed following damage caused by Storm Arwen. The forest walk at St Cuthbert’s Way northwards are now open. Click HERE for the latest information.
Nature and Wildlife Morpeth

Scotch Gill Wood Local Nature Reserve

Woodland nature reserve with riverside and round walks.
Historic sites Slaley

Shotley, St. Andrew

On a hilltop almost 300m above sea level, St Andrew’s was built in 1769 to a cruciform plan on the site of a medieval church, and remodelled in 1892. In the churchyard is a magnificent domed mausoleum built by Humphrey Hopper in 1752.
Art Galleries Felton

Gallery 45

Gallery Forty5 is an art gallery, gift shop and artists' open studios. We specialise in work by local artists.
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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