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Roman wall running through an often wild landscape

Witness the stunning views, explore natural wilderness and become immersed in the history while visiting Hadrian’s Wall and Housesteads Fort.

Walk alongside the wall to Milecastle 37 and the famous Sycamore Gap, taking in the amazing sights along the way.

Visit the Fort for a real insight into Roman military life and discover the past behind the archaeological remains, using the stone walls as a guide around the village south of the fort and envisage the different chambers and rooms.

Note: The Fort is owned by National Trust but maintained by English Heritage.

Guided walk

Enjoy walking in the outdoors at Hadrian's Wall

Join a couple National Trust rangers with a couple of walking guides to venture across Hadrian's Wall UNESCO World Heritage Site! During this eight mile walk alongside the Wall you can learn about the history, the landscape and much more.

Get away from it all

Take a break and enjoy a getaway. There's three holiday cottages along Hadrian's Wall, each with its own individuality and stories to tell, ideal for relaxing, walking and delving into history - which one will you choose?