Welcome to the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark

Bowlees Visitor Centre

Bowlees Visitor Centre opening information

Winter opening – from November the centre will be open weekends only, 10am to 4pm. We are closed through December, January and early February and reopen for half term on 19 February.

Bowlees Visitor Centre is run by the North Pennines AONB Partnership, and is a gateway to the AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark. Here you can find information about things to see and do across the North Pennines, take part in our nature and landscape themed events, and explore the site. It is a great place to start exploring the surrounding countryside of Upper Teesdale.


Visitor information | Café | Car park | Shop | Events | Wildlife garden | Nature spotting | Picnic tables | Toilets

Opening times

In November Bowlees Visitor Centre is open weekends only, from 10am to 4pm. Closed from December until 19 February.

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Find Us

Bowlees Visitor Centre, Bowlees, Newbiggin in Teesdale, County Durham DL12 0XF

E: visitbowlees@northpenninesaonb.org.uk

T: 01833 622145