Northumberland National Park

Following the new Government guidelines announced on Saturday 31 October 2020, The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre and our visitor centre at Walltown will be closed from Thursday 5th November 2020. Our events and activities programme will be postponed until further notice. Car parks and toilets across the National Park will remain open.

The new national restrictions from 5th November can be viewed here.

When in the National Park, please remember to stick to the two metre rule at all times, wash hands or use hand sanitiser whenever possible and wear a face mask when entering any of our toilet facilities.

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The Sill

Northumberland National Park’s brand new visitor attraction will excite and inspire people of all ages to explore the landscape, history, culture and heritage of Northumberland.

Learn about The Sill

Northumberland National Park Foundation

The Northumberland National Park Foundation is a registered charity that aims to safeguard the future of the North East’s most unspoilt and iconic landscapes.

Our foundation
Paget Lazzari, Head Ranger

Paget Lazzari

Head National Park Ranger

You can feel a connection with the past in parts of the landscape which seem timeless. It’s an incredible place with a dramatic ruggedness and solitude, and that is what people who live in the hectic modern world need.