Welcome to the North Pennines AONB and UNESCO Global Geopark

Bowlees Visitor Centre

Bowlees opening information

Bowlees Visitor Centre is open every day from 10am to 4pm. This includes the information centre, shop and toilet facilities. The Falls Cafe in the Centre is open for takeaway service only. Please follow the guidance displayed at the centre, including wearing a face mask, and please do not visit if you or a member of your party is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19.

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

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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

Opening times

Bowlees Visitor Centre is open every day from 10am to 4pm