800 years of history with fantastic events and exhibitions at award winning museum.
Northumberland Musem & Archives, Queen Elizabeth II Country Park, Ashington, NE63 9YF.
Tel: 01670 624455
Opening times: Wed - Sun (plus Mon & Tues during school holidays)
April - September: 10am - 5pm
October - March: 10am - 4pm
Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art
International centre for contemporary art. Offers a constantly changing programme of exhibitions & events.
Opened in 2002 in a converted flour mill on the South bank of the River Tyne. It was the 2001 venue for The Turner Prize.
Gateshead Quays, South Shore Road, Gateshead, NE8 3BA.
Tel: 0191 4781810
Open Daily: 10am - 6pm (except Tuesdays 10.30am - 6pm)
www.walkinginnorthumberland.co.uk May 22nd 10/1pm
NSPCC Walk 01665 577630 Ratcheugh Crag and Observatory.Dogs.Children ok.
www.shepherdswalks.co.uk Each Friday 1st Jul/5th Aug 01670620306 along Northumberland Coastal Path: Cresswell Walkworth/Walkworth Craster/Craster Seahouses/Seahouses Belford/Belford .......etc
Alnmouth Golf Club 01665 830231 overlooks the splendours of both Foxton & Alnmouth Bay. Alnmouth Village Golf Course is England's oldest 9 hole course.
Bamburgh is 20 minutes away and hilly but with stunning views.
Embleton is 15 minutes away with fabulous views of Dunstunburgh Castle and rest of coast and will take dogs.
Goswick is also a well known course up the coast.
Life drawing classes are available at Barter Books.
There is a secret beach through the farm at Longhoughton where you put a donation in the wall slot for the church. You can drive right to the beach with chairs picnics and rugs. Stay as long as you like
Alnmouth Arts Festival
Alnmouth Volcano Festival
Alnmouth Raft Race
Alnwick Music Festival first week Aug
Alnmouth Family Fun Day last Sat in July
Felton Gallery 45
Regular Art courses 01670 783424
Blagdon Hall open garden NE13
Mindrum House open garden TD12
Whitton Grange open garden NE65
Lilburn Tower open garden NE66
Concerts at Leeds Arena, visit relatives, enjoy the Leeds Indie Food Festival, exhibitions at the Henry Moore Gallery, golf the wonderful courses of Alwoodley and Moortown, shop to your heart's content or search the visit Leeds or www.treasuretrails.com websites. All with a stay at Dunstarn Cottge, Leeds.
For all rentals please contact May Rhodes on
firstname.lastname@example.org or 07474449190 or Linda Burrows
07801651783 at email@example.com. Dunstarn Cottage is also available through Air B and B.
Our inaugural outdoor picnic theatre event Pride and Prejudice was held in 2017 at Dunstarn Farm Adel Leeds 16 by Chapterhouse Theatre Co. 250 guests attended. 2018 we performed Robin Hood . 2019 we took a break and hope to be back in 2020.
Last updated 7th Sept 2019
Web photos courtesy Linda Burrows