There are a lot of fascinating places to visit when you are in the area.  You may wish to have a day off from walking.  Here are some of the places you could go to or things you might like to do.



Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum

Not far from Haltwhistle are 2 sites owned by the Vindolanda Charitable Trust.  More information here



English Heritage

There are a number of properties managed by English Heritage in the area. Here are just 3:

Birdoswald Roman Fort

Chesters Roman Fort and Museum

Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens



National Trust

Allen Banks and Staward Gorge often feature in festival walks.  If you want to venture further afield, try Wallington or Cragside.

Things to do in the area