A World Heritage Site With So Much To Explore
We are the ideal starting point for your journey either driving or walking Hadrian’s Wall, World Heritage Site, with Roman and Medieval stories and artifacts in every direction. Our Hadrian’s Wall Gateway Visitor Information Centre here on site gives you everything you need to get you on your way to explore our World Heritage Site.
We are 12 miles East of Carlisle, 15 minutes from the M6 and easy to find at the gateway to Hadrian’s Wall at Lanercost. Follow the signs from the A689/A69 to Brampton and see the Brown Tourist Sign to Lanercost Priory and Birdoswald Roman Fort. This will take you straight to us.
Our Interpretation Panels Tell the Story of the Area
Full of ideas on Places to See, travelling times, SAT NAV references, maps and leaflets we are at a natural gateway to the Wall, a World Heritage Site with all it’s Roman stories and indeed those that came after the Romans departed using the themes of Mystery, Conflict and Spirit.