Discover the hidden treasures of Hexham in the heart of the beautiful Tyne Valley just a few miles south of Hadrian’s Wall. Be captivated by its stunning backdrop - a medieval abbey set in pretty grounds and still in use today.
Hexham is a picturesque market town characterised by its stone architecture, cobbled streets and historic buildings. A range of quality independent shops, high street favourites and regular outdoor markets all blend to offer you a unique experience. A warm welcome awaits you in our many coffee shops and award-winning restaurants.
The town boasts its own racecourse, theatre, cinema, golf courses, rowing club, skateboard park, leisure centre with pool, running track and tenpin bowling – activities for all ages.
Hexham is well-positioned - just 20 miles west of Newcastle upon Tyne and 30 miles east of Carlisle -with good road, bus and rail connections. Whether you visit for the day, use it as a base to explore Hadrian's Wall World Heritage Site and the Northumberland National Park and International Dark Skies Park, there really is something here for everyone!
|Visit Hexham's main attractions||Take a stroll along Hadrian's Wall|
|Chill out in one of Hexham's Parks||Shop Local in independent shops & Hexham's Markets
Select your choice of shop from the menu on the left
|2017 Corbridge Festival - mid-summer music festival for all
the family. More details on their website and a flyer, which
you can view or download from here.
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