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Hello & Welcome to NewcastleGateshead

Explore castles and coast

Explore castles and coast

Bamburgh, Alnwick and more

Visit Northern England

Map of the North East of England

Hello and welcome to the North of England

Head north and explore some of England’s most exciting cities, stunning countryside and outstanding coastline. Our historic castles, beautiful stately homes and UNESCO World Heritage Sites tell the story of 2,000 years of England’s historic and often turbulent past.

Once the powerhouse of the Industrial Revolution, today you can explore our vibrant cities’ industrial past alongside our exciting future, celebrated in some of the most iconic architecture and public art you will find in the UK.

We’ve put together some suggested itineraries to help you make the most of your visit to Northern England.

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Carlisle Castle

Carlisle

Discover Carlisle’s Historic Quarter with its 900-year-old Cathedral and medieval Castle a great...

Openings

Open

1st January 2018-31st December 2018
Hadrian's Wall

Hadrian's Wall

The northern frontier of a mighty empire that once covered the known world. Hadrian's Wall is a...

Openings

Hadrian's Wall

1st January 2018-31st December 2018
Dunstanburgh Castle

Dunstanburgh Castle

Built on the most magnificent scale, Dunstanburgh Castle stands on a remote headland in...

Openings

30 Mar - 2 Sep

30th March 2018-2nd September 2018

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