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Hexham Old Gaol

"what are we doing today?"

Inside its thick stone walls you'll find interactive displays on archaeology, costumes, armour and textiles.

A 21st century glass lift will take you between floors and a vivid film all about the Border Reivers will bring this violent era of Northumberland's history to life. There is also a range of family-friendly activities including the chance to meet the gaoler to find out more about how criminals were treated.

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Hexham Old Gaol
NE46 3NH
Telephone: 01434 652349
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