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Hello & Welcome to NewcastleGateshead

Enjoy vibrant cities

Enjoy vibrant cities

World-class culture and nightlife

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...

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The Auckland Project

The Auckland Project

The Auckland Project is a visitor destination located in the market town of Bishop Auckland.…

Openings

The Auckland Project

1st January 2019-31st December 2019
Durham Castle

Durham Castle

Explore Durham Castle's history with a guided tour. Learn about the fortress during the Norman…

Openings

Durham Castle

1st January 2019-31st December 2019
Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle

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

Openings

Alnwick Castle is closed for the winter

27th October 2019-29th March 2020

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