Things to Do

Ellingham Hall is the perfect destination from which to explore Northumberland’s many attractions, beauty spots and places of interest. From cultural heritage sites celebrating the region’s rich history to Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there really is something for everyone. We’ve listed just a few and included how many miles they are from the Hall. The Alnwick Garden – a stunning pleasure garden with events throughout the year – 8.6 miles Alnwick Castle – an iconic castle offering activities for all the family – 8.6 miles Bailiffegate Museum – learn the history of North Northumberland – 8.6 miles Bamburgh Castle – Great for exploring the past – 7.4 miles Bamburgh Castle Golf Club – One of the most scenic courses in the country – 7.4 miles Barter Books – one of the largest, quirkiest and most loved bookshops in the world – 9.5 miles Cragside – an extraordinary Victorian house, gardens and woodland – 22.0 miles Dunstanburgh Castle – visit the castle then call in to Craster for some famous local kippers – 7.4 miles Embleton Bay – perfect for surfing, walking and picnicking – 5.6 miles Farne Islands – Take a boat trip and see seals, puffins and much more – 7.1 miles Grace Darling Museum – Discover one of Northumberland’s youngest heroines – 7.4 miles Lindisfarne (Holy Island) – internationally known for its medieval heritage and 16th century castle as well as celtic crafts and famous mead – 19.4 miles Seahouses – a pretty seaside town, home of Farne Island boat tours – 8.4 miles Warkworth Castle – and Hermatage – explore a mighty Northumberland fortress – 16.4 miles