A picturesque and historic market town, just a few miles from Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site and Northumberland National Park, with cobbled streets, cosy cafes, award-winning restaurants, delightful parks and historic architecture. Explore the medieval Abbey with its new interactive visitor centre, delve into the dark history of the Border Reivers with a visit to the Old Gaol, take in a race meeting at Northumberland's only racecourse with magnificent views over the countryside, or just stroll the cobbled streets and discover a range of quirky, independent shops and cafes.
Coaches can set down outside the Abbey and park in the dedicated coach bays in the Wentworth car park.
Hexham is just off the A69 between Newcastle and Carlisle.
Excellent rail and bus links from Newcastle and Carlisle. Check www.visithexham.net for more details.
The AD122 Hadrian's Wall bus operates daily regular services throughout the summer months between Hexham and various points along Hadrian's Wall. Check www.visithexham.net for details.