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Unlike many other historic places, Hadrian's Wall Country has something for everyone - world class archaeology, spectacular landscapes, rare wildlife, complete solitude, vibrant cities, wonderful pubs and a population of friendly and welcoming people.

Hadrian's Wall Country offers infinite opportunities for cherished memories and special moments. The sheer scale of the World Heritage Site combined with the four seasons, the living landscape and the people who live, work and visit here mean it is an ever changing canvas. It is where history is accessible to all, where adults and children learn and it is where the Romans are still part of everyday life 1,600 years after they left.

You will find something to suit every taste and budget in Hadrian's Wall Country. Steeped in history there are many Roman attractions, forts, museums and countless milecastles and turrets to explore and that’s just the Roman offer. Explore the stunning landscape of the World Heritage Site on foot, or cycle at your own ease and take in the fantastic atmosphere of the bustling cities, market towns and quaint villages you will find along the way.

 

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30 for 30

To celebrate 30 years of World Hertiage Status, we've put together a list of 30 things to see and do around Hadrian's Wall.

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