Things to see & do

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Take an easy walk

 Legend tells of a giant man-eating worm that wreaked havoc throughout the North East. Follow our short, easy walk to follow where the worm may have slithered and discover its story.


Join in the high tech treasure hunt that's fun for all ages © Gareth Wilson

Can you find the hidden treasure on Penshaw Hill?

Don't miss...

  • Your chance to climb to the Monument's rooftop
  • Fantastic views from the top of the hill
  • Brilliant orchids and other wildflowers in summer
  • Get away from the crowds in peaceful Penshaw Wood