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Hello & Welcome to NewcastleGateshead

Walk in Roman footsteps

Walk in Roman footsteps

UNESCO Site, Hadrian's Wall

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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Holy Island of Lindisfarne

Holy Island of Lindisfarne

Originally home to the Lindisfarne Gospels, Lindisfarne Priory sits offshore on Holy Island and is…

Alnwick Castle

Alnwick Castle

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

Openings

Alnwick Castle reopens

29th March 2019-27th October 2019

State Rooms

29th March 2019-27th October 2019

Grounds and Museums

29th March 2019-27th October 2019
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 2019-31st December 2019

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