Seahouses lifeboat station was established in 1827 and originally known as North Sunderland. Operates inshore and all weather lifeboats. Station open daily, shop open daily March – October and weekends Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Northumberland
Heading to Northumberland and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Northumberland coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
When on an information page you can also use our tools to search for nearby Northumberland seaside towns, and the surrounding coast for the best beaches and places to stay and eat.
Finding the best things to see and do on a Northumberland day out with your family or friends is easy – simply explore the links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next Northumberland activity could be.
At the Highland Cattle Centre, there’s so much for families, individuals, groups, schools, birthday & adventure parties to see, touch, and do! Experience the magic of our fold (herd) of Read more [...]
Alnwick Castle is home to the Dukes of Northumberland and is very much still in use. Alnwick Castle is the second largest inhabited castle in England, and has been the Read more [...]
Chillingham Castle is a medieval castle situated in the Northumberland village of Chillingham in north-eastern England. Built originally as a monastery in the late 12th century, it was owned by Read more [...]
Amble lifeboat station history: 1842 A lifeboat station was established and the lifeboat was kept in a boathouse close to the beach. 1852 The station closed and was transferred to Read more [...]
Norham Castle, commanding a vital ford over the River Tweed, Norham was one of the strongest of the border castles.
High House Farm Brewery, real ale micro-brewery, located in a working farm close to Hadrian’s Wall with a visitor centre, brewery tours, tea room, bar and brewery shop.
Northumberland Wildlife Trust nature reserve within an old open cast mine. Number of hides, including wheelchair access to some.
Bailiffgate Museum presents the history of Alnwick and District. The people & places of North Northumberland are brought to life here in lively, interactive style.
Seaton Delaval Hall, a stunning 18th century English Baroque house and gardens designed by Sir John Vanbrugh. Vanbrugh also designed Blenheim Palace and Castle Howard.
Craster lifeboat station established in 1976 and operates an inshore lifeboat.
The Farne Islands are rocky islands, once home to saints, soldiers and famous lighthouse keepers, now a sanctuary for seabirds (puffin and guillemot) and one of Europe’s largest grey seal Read more [...]