Many of Northumberland’s most popular attractions can be found close to Heddon-on-the-Wall, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous metrocentre and the ever-popular Gibside. Also, well worth the effort are the Newcastle-upon-Tyne Discovery Museum and the Belsay Hall and Gardens.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some interesting cultural attractions in and around Heddon-on-the-Wall. Arts lovers can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as the Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre in Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Heddon-on-the-Wall has a long and proud sporting history. Rub shoulders with local fans at Kingston Park Stadium, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, home to the Newcastle Falcons rugby union team in winter and the Newcastle United Reserves soccer team. Relive the match’s greatest moments with friendly locals after the game in one of the nearby pubs, clubs or bars.
When it’s time to relax after discovering the charming streets of Heddon-on-the-Wall, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Jurys Inn Newcastle, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, the Novotel Newcastle Airport, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Newcastle International Airport, Newcastle-upon-Tyne are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.