Visit Hexham

A historic bustling town in the heart of the Tyne Valley

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside. Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat.

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Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

Visit Hexham

Discover one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic market towns and surrounding countryside.

Explore our website to find things to do, places to visit, where to stay and eat. So much to see and do in Hexham to suit all budgets.

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Visit Hexham

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 parks, by the River Tyne.

Hexham is a charming market town characterised by its stone architecture, cobbled streets and historic buildings. Combine this with a blend of boutiques, high street favourites and regular outdoor markets offering you a unique experience. A warm welcome awaits you in our many quirky coffee shops and award-winning restaurants.

Boasting its own racecourse, theatre, cinema, golf courses and leisure centre, including a pool, running track and tenpin bowling, its warm and friendly people make Hexham sparkle like a precious stone.

Hexham is well positioned 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 and the Northumberland there really is something here for everyone!

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Get on your bike and ride Sandstone Way, Northumberland's brand new mountain bike route. Click here to visit the route website.
Create your own unique work of art, regardless of age or ability, in a fun and relaxing environment - website.
Hexham has a ‘Car Club’ with 2 hybrid cars - 1 parked in the west & 1 in the east of town. Sign up with Co-Wheels (UK-wide) to use the cars.
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Hexham Gathering 2015 - Hundreds or performers converge on Hexham each year providing a vibrant kaleidoscope of music and spectacle. Various locations.
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Hexham Old Gaol. Have fun exploring England’s oldest prison and discover the Border Reivers. And don’t forget to try the thumb screws!
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Hexham is the perfect base from which to explore historic Hadrian's Wall country, photographed here by Roger Clegg - website.
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