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Good places for visitor information

Visitor Centres

The friendly knowledgeable Information Centre staff have some great insider knowledge to make the best of your time in Northumberland National Park.

Walltown Kiosk June 2017

Get ideas and inspiration about:

  • Nearby accommodation
  • Information on local attractions
  • Public transport timetables
  • Walking and cycling routes
  • Maps, books, touring and walking guides for sale
  • A range of gifts and souvenirs

Walltown Visitor Centre

Situated near Hadrian’s Wall on the B6318, with the postcode CA8 7HZ . Call 01434 344396 or e-mail – Ideally located near the Hadrian’s Wall World Heritage Site, this is a great place to start your day out. Get some helpful insights from our friendly staff and treat yourself to a cup of tea and cake while you’re there. Find out more here.

Summer opening hours: Monday – Sunday 9.30am – 5pm

Bus: The Hadrian’s Wall Bus stops at Walltown. Click here for details.

Rothbury Visitor Centre

Another great place to start your visit to Northumberland National Park, is at The Coquetdale Centre in Rothbury. Ran by Tomlinson’s, it’s ideally located for many landmarks like The Simonside Hills and Lordenshaws, and there are plenty of walk routes you can find out about from tourist information staff. Find out more here.

Other TICs

Bellingham Tourist Information Centre

The Heritage Centre, Hillside, Bellingham, NE48 2GR
Call 01434 220616 or e-mail

Corbridge Tourist Information Centre

Hill Street, Corbridge NE45 5AA
Call 01434 632815 or e-mail

Hexham Tourist Information Centre

Wentworth Car Park, Hexham NE46 1QE
Call 01434 652220 or e-mail

Morpeth Tourist Information Centre

The Chantry, Bridge Street, Morpeth NE61 1PJ
Call 01670 500700 or e-mail

Otterburn Mill Tourist Information Centre

Otterburn NE19 1JT
Call 01830 520093 or e-mail

Tower Knowe Visitor Centre

(Not a Tourist Information Centre)
Kielder Water, Yarrow Moor, Hexham NE48 1BX
Call 01434 240398

Wooler Tourist Information Centre

Cheviot Centre, 12 Padgepool Place, Wooler NE71 6BL. Free WiFi.
Call 01668 282123 or e-mail

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Planning in the National Park

Northumberland National Park Authority is the statutory Planning Authority for the area of the Northumberland National Park. View our planning pages here.