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Hello & Welcome to NewcastleGateshead

See the Angel of the North

See the Angel of the North

Offering a warm welcome

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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Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral

Durham Cathedral is regarded as the finest Norman building in Europe. It is the burial place of...

Openings

Durham Cathedral Normal Opening

1st January 2018-31st December 2018
Beamish Museum

Beamish Museum

Experience a real sense of your past at Beamish and discover what life was like in North East...

Openings

24 Mar - 28 Oct

24th March 2018-28th October 2018
Durham Castle

Durham Castle

Uncover 900 years of history in this undefeated castle. Built in the Norman period as an imposing...

Openings

Durham Castle

1st January 2018-31st December 2018

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