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 Museum of Classic Sci-Fi in Allendale 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 UNESCO Global Geopark so special.