Places to Visit


The Alnwick Garden

Enter one of the world's most contemporary gardens - the outcome of a vision to transform the landscape into a place of imagination, inspiration and fun.

Prepare to be stunned as you step into The Alnwick Garden, a project started by the 12th Duchess of Northumberland, to create a unique outdoor space to be enjoyed by visitors. A perfect day out full of entertainment for all the family, the garden hosts a range of spectacular features from its Bamboo Labyrinth and Poison Garden to the iconic water fountains. The Garden is also home to one of the world's largest treehouses, complete with a restaurant and bar, serving delicious and locally inspired dishes. 

Distance from Port of Tyne: 56 mins by road / 37 miles / 60km