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Alnwick Travel Guide

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Alnwick is a medieval market town resting on the River Aln near the Northumberland Coast AONB.

Alnwick Castle is recognisable as one of the locations used for Hogwarts School in the Harry Potter films.  A firm family favourite, the striking castle is open to visitors all summer long. Admire the stunning interior, spectacular architecture and immaculate grounds, or get involved in one of the many interactive activities.

The Alnwick Gardens are also a must-visit, displaying immaculate manicured grounds hosting a range of events. The Treehouse Restaurant features twinkly lights and cosy log fires should you fancy a bite to eat.

Alnwick town centre is steeped in traditional stoned buildings with plenty of independent shops and tea rooms. A number of popular walks in Northumberland can begin from here, showcasing magnificent and diverse scenery.

Sample a choice of pubs in Alnwick, providing a variety of different spots to enjoy a refreshment. Places to eat in Alnwick are also aplenty, spanning an array of different styles and tastes.

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