Explore 14 public areas, learn more about the castle and watch history being uncovered during archaeological excavations. Sample Northumberland produce from the tea rooms.
Visit the castle's website
What makes it special
- Archaeological excavations
- Explore the medieval castle
Other things to do nearby
A range of boat trips including the special grey seal cruise, Holy Island cruise and various bird-watching trips.
A range of boat trips including the special grey seal cruise, Holy Island cruise and various bird-watching trips. Visit the website
Seahouses is a good access point to the nearby Farne Islands. This small seaside town is a very popular holiday resort.
17 miles A range of boat trips are available to see the most famous sea bird sanctuary in the British Isles with a large colony of Grey Seals.
Sitting offshore on Holy Island and reached by causeway at low tide. The peaceful atmosphere make a visit well worth the effort. Visit the website
Lindisfarne is famous both for its medieval religious heritage and its picturesque 16th century castle.
Lindisfarne Priory sits offshore on Holy Island and is reached by causeway at low tide. The peaceful atmosphere makes a visit well worth the effort.
Some of the best rocks, crags and sandstone faces in the UK can be found in Glendale, the area around Wooler. One of the most challenging climbs in the area, the Bowden Doors, is steep and techn
This ancient and remarkable fortress has alarming dungeons and torture chambers, as well as the beautiful parklands and gardens. It is reputed to be Britain's most Haunted Historic Castle!
Have a traditional day behind the seaside and enjoy this sandy beach with your family. Make sandcastles, watch the wildlife, or have a play in the fun splash-park area.
The people and places of north Northumberland are brought to life here in lively, interactive style.
Tour the castle and enjoy fascinating stories from the past. Children can step into the world of a medieval knight or pretend to be witches and wizards as they stroll the corridors.
Dive head first into water fun and action and you'll find yourself taking to the water like a pro! Take the plunge and enjoy some fun on (or in) the water!
Jump on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape on two wheels. Whether you're a seasoned pro or just fancy a ride, there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Get out and about on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape.
Get back to nature and stride out on foot to explore the beauty of this part of the country.