North East

A lady standing in front of a giant Christmas tree

Get lost in characterful houses and their glorious gardens, discover atmospheric woodland and rugged coastlines and explore the gems of a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Places to visit

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Wallington's staff and volunteers create the display

Wallington lights up the North East 

Wallington is home to one of the Trust’s biggest festive celebrations showcasing 1,000 ‘Christmas trees’ - from a 45ft Cypress Nootka tree dressed with 6,000 sparkling lights to a tiny tree in the dolls’ house. Find out what it takes to create such a dazzling festive display.

Family winter walk in the snow

Winter walks in the North East 

We asked our Rangers to share their favourite places to walk, and found out what's great about walking there in winter. This is what they had to say...

Stone erosion at Lindisfarne Castle

Lindisfarne Castle Major Project 2016-2018

The exposed coastal location of Lindisfarne Castle means that the fabric of the building is under constant pressure from the elements. The time has come to undertake vital conservation work to safeguard the building for years to come.