Hexham is a great 'jumping off' point for all the region has to offer. Stay in Hexham and take a day trip - Kielder, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyneside, much of Northumberland National Park, Weardale, Durham, Cumbria, the North Pennines and of course most of Northumberland are all within an hour's drive of Hexham. With Hexham as your base you can explore beaches, dark skies, castles and countryside, nature and history. What's not to love?
To see more of what Hadrian's Wall Country have to offer visit www.hadrianswallgallery.com The beautiful photographs will take you on a continuous journey from the estuary of the River Tyne in the east to the marshes of the Solway Firth in the west – the full length of Hadrian’s Wall in pictures. It is largely devoted to the course of Hadrian’s Wall with a few diversions to places of interest within a short distance of the Wall.