Places to visit in winter in the North East

In the North East, many of the places we care for are open throughout the winter for you to enjoy. Head for the unspoilt Northumberland coast, visit a hardy winter garden to see what's in bloom or find an outdoors adventure to blow the cobwebs away.

Visitors walking into Low Newton with Dunstanburgh Castle in the distance

The Northumberland Coast 

Discover the silver sands, breathtaking views, abundant wildlife and picturesque villages of the Northumberland Coast.

Visitor walking towards the chapel at Gibside in autumn


Stunning 18th-century landscape garden and haven for nature

Two visitors walking a dog through the garden at Wallington, Northumberland


Discover Wallington, much-loved home to generations of the unconventional Trevelyan family. Grounds, gardens, shop and café open most days through winter - check opening times for full details.

The dramatic Seaton Delaval Hall, Northumberland

Seaton Delaval Hall

A place of great theatre and drama. Open winter weekends, check opening times for full details.

A distant view of people walking at Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland

Hadrian's Wall and Housesteads Fort 

Roman wall running through an often wild landscape