Market Traders OPEN as usual despite road closure
Note: Hexham's market street traders are under pressure this week due to the closure of Market Street to vehicles and the associated street works. Please note though that they are still open for business. Further information on the road closure and map can be seen on the roadworks.org website.
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
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