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January 29, 2020
Welcome to Teesdale

Welcome to Discover Teesdale

Teesdale is an ideal base for both special interest groups and the independent traveller.

Welcome to Teesdale
Welcome to Teesdale

Here are ten reasons to make Teesdale your next destination for a holiday, short break or day trip:

  • fine food and local produce
  • England’s best pub and accommodation
  • stately homes with glorious gardens
  • more castles per mile than any other part of the country
  • internationally important art museum
  • antique hunters’ paradise
  • area of outstanding natural beauty
  • outdoor activities
  • a well-kept secret
  • a warm welcome

holidays • short breaks • days out • group travel

Discover castles, heritage and glorious gardens
Enjoy outdoor activities
Explore Barnard Castle, an antique hunters’ paradise
Taste fine food and local produce
Tour beautiful countryside
Receive a warm welcome
Stay a while in excellent accommodation
Visit The Bowes Museum, a world-class attraction

Please explore our site and see just what we have to offer.

Barnard Castle, the capital of Teesdale – is called the ‘cream of the country’.
Free coach parking,
welcome pack and refreshments for coach drivers at Barnard Castle.  Contact the Tourist Information Centre 01833 690909
Visitors attraction
The Bowes MuseumEggleston HallHamsterley ForestRaby CastleThorpe Farm