Sights & Attractions in The Northeast

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Fodor's Choice Sights in The Northeast

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
Alnwick Castle
Sometimes called the "Windsor of the North," the...
Castles / Palaces Alnwick
 
Alnwick Garden
A marvelous flight of fancy, Alnwick Garden was...
Gardens / Arboretums Alnwick
 
Bamburgh Castle
You'll see Bamburgh Castle long before you reach...
Castles / Palaces Bamburgh
 
Beamish Open-Air Museum
Made up of buildings moved from elsewhere in the...
Museum Village Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Bowes Museum
This vast French-inspired ch√Ęteau a mile west of...
Museums / Galleries Barnard Castle
 
Chesters Roman Fort
In a wooded valley on the banks of the North Tyne...
Museums / Galleries, Military Sites Hexham
 
Corbridge Roman Town
The foundations of this important Roman garrison...
Historic Districts / Sites Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Cragside
The turrets and towers of Tudor-style Cragside, a...
Houses / Mansions Morpeth
 
Durham Cathedral
A Norman masterpiece in the heart of the city,...
Religious Sites Durham
 
Great North Museum: Hancock
An amalgam of several collections belonging to...
Museums / Galleries Newcastle upon Tyne
 
Hadrian's Wall
Dedicated to the Roman god Terminus, the massive...
Military Sites, Architectural Sites Hadrian's Wall
 
Head of Steam
A family-friendly museum in nearby Darlington...
Museums / Galleries Bishop Auckland
 
Hexham Abbey
A site of Christian worship for more than 1,300...
Religious Sites Hexham
 
Housesteads Roman Fort
If you have time to visit only one Hadrian's Wall...
Museums / Galleries, Military Sites Greenhead
 
Lindisfarne Priory
In the year 875, Vikings destroyed the...
Religious Sites Lindisfarne (Holy Island)
 
Raby Castle
The stone battlements and turrets of moated Raby...
Castles / Palaces Bishop Auckland
 
Roman Army Museum
At the garrison fort of Carvoran, this museum...
Museums / Galleries Greenhead
 
Vindolanda
About 8 miles east of Greenhead, this...
Museums / Galleries, Archaeological Sites Greenhead

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