Have You Discovered The North East?

Amazing things to see and do…

Here’s 10 activity suggestions to fuel your imagination and exploration of the North East whilst staying at Lumley Castle Hotel. After a hearty cooked English breakfast head off for the day knowing we’ll be looking forward to welcoming you back at the Castle after sun down.

֎ Hadrian’s Wall dates back 2000 years and spans the Scottish border from the River Tyne to the Solway Firth. 
֎ Explore The City of Durham including the stunning 1000 year old Anglo Saxon Cathedral.
֎ Beamish Museum – explore a snapshot of daily life during the industrial revolution.
֎ The Holy Island of Lindesfarne for fishing, bird watching and incredible coastal photography.
֎ 30 Miles of stunning Northumbrian sandy beaches to sun bathe and relax.
֎ Visit the Angel of The North – 65ft tall, 175ft wide – The beacon of the North East.
֎ Spend half a day at the incredibly Interactive Life Sciences Museum, Newcastle.
֎ Retail therapy doesn’t get any better than a visit to the Metro Centre in Gateshead with 270 shops and restaurants occupying over 2,000,000 sq ft
֎ The UK’s biggest free environmental awareness festival takes place every June in Laezes Park playing music on five different stages from many different cultures.
֎ Head of Steam – Darlington Railway Museum – A truly inspiring experience for steam enthusiasts without a diesel in sight.