nearby attractions

There are many famous attractions near to Haltwhistle including;
Hadrian's Wall
Vindolanda, Housesteads & Chesters Roman Forts
Carlisle Castle
The angel of the north
The lakes
and many more...

Nearby Attractions
birdoswald roman fort

This is the longest stretch of Hadrian’s Wall with extensive remains of the Roman fort.

vindolanda roman fort

Vindolanda, the outdoor site and indoor Museum will entertain you, your family or group.

lanercost priory
Lanercost Priory

With its centuries of history, this is a fascinating place to spend an hour or two.

roman army museum
Roman Army Museum

This museum lies by a sweeping section of Hadrian's Wall by Walltown Crags.

housesetads roman fort

Set up on a dramatic ridge, is the best preserved of all the Roman forts.

chesters roman fort

The Roman Fort at Chesters is located at a beautiful setting by the river Tyne.

walltown crags
Walltown Crags

Walltown Crags is one of the best places to view Hadrian's Wall.

lamley viaduct
Lamley Viaduct

More than 260m long, it once carried the Haltwhistle to Alston railway.

Northumberland & Cumbria

stunning scenery

See centuries of history within a few miles of each other and then return to the black bull in haltwhistle for a drink or two.

hexham abbey
Hexham Abbey

The Abbey is one of the earliest surviving Christian foundations in Britain.

carlisle castle
Carlisle Castle

A well preserved 9th century castle which houses a permanent military museum.

carlisle cathedral
Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle's Cathedral, established in 1122 is well worth a visit.

angel of the north
The Angel of the North

Erected in February 1998, Antony Gormley's The Angel of the North has become one of the most talked about pieces of public art ever produced.