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Hello & Welcome to NewcastleGateshead

Explore Newcastle's Quayside

Explore Newcastle's Quayside

A vibrant, cultural riverscape

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.

What's Happening...

Today

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle is one of the largest inhabited castles in England.

Openings

State Rooms

27th March 2018-29th October 2018

Grounds and Museums

27th March 2018-29th October 2018

Alnwick Castle reopens

29th March 2018-1st November 2018
Blackpool

Blackpool

There’s exciting entertainment for everyone in Blackpool from miles of beaches to the world-famous...

Openings

Open

1st January 2018-31st December 2018
Washington Old Hall

Washington Old Hall

At the heart of historic Washington village this picturesque stone manor house and its gardens...

Openings

1 Apr - 31 Oct

1st April 2018-31st October 2019

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