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Top Choice Historic Site in Haltwhistle & Around

Housesteads Roman Fort & Museum

The most dramatic site of Hadrian's Wall – and the best-preserved Roman fort in the whole country – is at Housesteads, 4 miles north of Bardon Mill on the B6318, and 6.5 miles northeast of Haltwhistle. From here, hi…
Top Choice Historic Site in Haltwhistle & Around

Vindolanda Roman Fort & Museum

The extensive site of Vindolanda offers a fascinating glimpse into the daily life of a Roman garrison town. The time-capsule museum is just one part of this large, extensively excavated site, which includes impressi…
Museum in Haltwhistle & Around

Roman Army Museum

On the site of the Carvoran Roman Fort a mile northeast of Greenhead, near Walltown Crags, this revamped museum has three galleries covering the Roman army and the expanding and contracting Empire; the wall (with a …
Visitor Centre in Haltwhistle & Around

Walltown Visitor Centre

The Northumberland National Park Visitor Ccentre is located at Greenhead. It will reopen in summer 2019 following renovations.