Visitor Attractions in and Around Northumberland
- Alnwick Playhouse
When planning a holiday in Northumberland email for up to date brochure of what’s on at the Alnwick Playhouse.
- Baltic Mill
International centre for the contemporary arts in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear.
- Beamish Open Air Museum
Beamish portrays a living, working experience of life as it was in the Great North in the early 1800s and 1900s.
- Chatton Trout Fishery
Chatton Trout Fishery is owned and run by the Brown family and aims to provide the highest quality trout fly fishing in relaxed, peaceful and friendly surroundings. The fishery consists of three lakes; Chatton Lake, Ross Lake, and Dunnydeer Lake, and is situated half a mile from the village of Chatton in picturesque north Northumberland.
Extraordinary Victorian House, Gardens and Estate – the wonder of its age and Victorian England’s most technologically advanced mansion.
- English Heritage
English Heritage are custodians of several local historical sites, including Dunstanburgh Castle and Lindisfarne.
- Northumberland National Park
Northumberland National Park contains some of the finest open countryside in Britain.
- The Hirsel Country Park, Coldstream
Set in the beautiful Scottish Borders, the Hirsel Country Park is open all year during daylight hours and provides an excellent location for a family day out.
- The National Trust
Northumbrian attractions include Wallington Hall, Cragside, Dunstanburgh Castle, the Farne Islands, and Lindisfarne Castle on Holy Island.
- Trout fishery at Thrunton near Alnwick
Thrunton Long Crag Trout Fishery offers a well stocked stillwater fly fishery in a wonderful setting below Thrunton Woods. Well stocked with rainbow, blue and brown trout and there is a newly built Fishing Lodge for refreshments overlooking the lake.
- Wallington Hall
Magnificant mansion with fine interiors and collections, set in exclusive gardens and parkland – recently reopened after major refurbishment and some redecoration.
- Whitehouse Farm Centre
Whitehouse Farm is a 40 acre farm centre that has been entertaining and educating people of all ages since 1997 and 75% is under cover.