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What's On

There's an amazing range of things to do across the 150 miles of the World Heritage Site.

From walking, cycling and climbing to sea kayaking, fishing and finding out more about heritage and wildlife.

There are music festivals, farmers' markets, talks and tours, delicious locally produced food and drink, fascinating archaeological digs, dramatic living history and some spectacular sunrises and sunsets.

Our What's On Highlights below provides a flavour of what's happening in Hadrian's Wall Country in 2015. For a wider selection of events try our What's On search.

Highlights

A Soldier's Life

A Soldier's Life

What was life like on the edge of the Roman frontier? Meet an iconic Roman Legionary stationed at the famous Housesteads Roman Fort. Our soldier...

The Border Reivers

The Border Reivers

This talk by Edwin Rutherford, Curator of Social History at Tullie House, examines...

Skywalking – Forecasting the Weather from the Skies

Skywalking – Forecasting the Weather from the Skies

Look up and scan the sky. It represents half of everything we see out of doors but...

Worked Stone – Transport and Industrial Heritage

Worked Stone – Transport and Industrial Heritage

Haltwhistle is not only a gateway to the Roman Wall but a packed departure point...

Chill on the Sill – Geology of Hadrian’s Wall

Chill on the Sill – Geology of Hadrian’s Wall

The Romans utilised the outcrop of the Great Whin Sill as a defensive feature in...

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