The Bowes Museum

Barnard Castle

Barnard Castle is a bustling historical market town in Teesdale, County Durham built around an impressive ancient castle.

The town is full of unique historical buildings from various periods of its history and is fascinating for visitors. The curiously shaped Butter Market building is a great example of 18th Century design and is a popular visitor attraction. Another site not to be missed is the Bowes Museum which houses a wonderful fine art collection.

A weekly market is held on the cobbles each Wednesday and there are also numerous speciality shops to explore in and around town with many places to eat, drink and relax.

The area is surrounded by stunning countryside and offers breathtaking local walks. Local...

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Teesdale

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Although not strictly in the dales, Teesdale is often described as the most 'northern dale' and is the area that surrounds the upper reaches of the River Tees just to the north of the Yorkshire...

Egglestone Abbey

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Egglestone Abbey at Barnard Castle stands proudly on a hilltop above the river. Some of the stunning architecture of this once grand abbey still remains, protected by English Heritage, to be admired...

The Bowes Museum

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Located at Barnard Castle The Bowes Museum makes a wonderful day out. The building itself is magnificent and worth the visit on its own. Inside you will find a fine collection of art and historic...

Wetheriggs Zoo and Animal Sanctuary

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Wetheriggs Zoo and Animal Sanctuary based in Barnard Castle is an innovative animal rescue centre, where visitors can learn about the care and management of both wild and domestic creatures. An...

Robsons Antiques

Barnard Castle, North Dales

Set in Barnard Castle, Teesdale, Robsons Antiques is a family business offering a fine selection of antiques and collectables, plus spare parts for your restoration project. Insurance valuations...

The Mission Hall Antiques Centre

Barnard Castle, North Dales

We have a wide selections of antiques and collectables with over 40 different dealers occupying spots in this increasingly popular treasure trove of shops. Located just North of the Yorkshire Dales...

 
 
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