The North Pennines has a variety of visitor attractions offering fantastic days out in the stunning scenery of the AONB and Global Geopark.
Discover the area's lead mining heritage at Killhope Museum, and in the Weardale Museum. Wonder at High Force and take a ride on the Weardale Railway or the South Tynedale Railway. Explore Hamsterley Forest, visit the Durham Dales Centre and the Hub Museum or relax awhile in the Garden Station or Eggleston Hall Gardens.
The North Pennines abounds in natural and historical attractions – these pages help you to discover what they've got to offer and will open your eyes to what makes the wider AONB and Global Geopark so special.
Ark on the Edge - Teesdale
The Bowes Museum - Teesdale
Durham Dales Centre - Weardale
Eggleston Hall Gardens - Teesdale
The Garden Station - Allen Valleys
Geltsdale RSPB Nature Reserve - Alston & the Cumbrian North Pennines
Hamsterley Forest - Teesdale / Weardale
Harehope Quarry Project - Weardale
High Force Waterfall - Teesdale
The Hub Museum - Alston & the Cumbrian North Pennines
Killhope, the North of England Lead Mining Museum - Weardale
Moor House-Upper Teesdale National Nature Reserve - Alston & the Cumbrian North Pennines / Teesdale
Newbiggin Methodist Chapel - Teesdale
Raby Castle - Teesdale
Shows and fairs in the North Pennines
South Tynedale Railway - Alston & the Cumbrian North Pennines
Weardale Museum and High House Chapel - Weardale
Weardale Railway - Weardale