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Visit Hexham and Northumberland's Castles

Castles of all shapes and sizes can be found throughout Northumberland. Each has its own story to tell of times when secure fortifications were vital.

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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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Castles in Northumberland

A photo of Aydon Castle, Corbridge near Hexham, NorthuberlandAYDON CASTLE - English Heritage - 6.9 miles, Corbidge

Tucked away in a beautiful and secluded Northumberland woodland is Aydon Castle, the perfect location for a family day out. Almost completely intact, it is one of the finest and most unaltered examples of a 13th century English manor house.

Off Aydon Road, Corbidge    NE45 5PJ    01434 632450    Website

A photo of Prudhoe Castle near Hexham PRUDHOE CASTLE - English Heritage - 11.7 miles, Prudhoe

Prudhoe Castle has many a story to tell so a family day out to this Northumberland fortress is truly worthwhile. Begun between 1100 and 1120 to defend a strategic crossing of the River Tyne against Scottish invaders, Prudhoe Castle has been continuously occupied for over nine centuries.

Castle View, Prudhoe, Northumberland    NE42 6NA    01661 833459    Website   


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