Housesteads Roman Fort

Housesteads Roman Fort

Off the B6318, Hayden Bridge, NE47 6NN

Located within the Northumberland International Dark Sky Park this National Trust site makes for an excellent stargazing location with good horizons and dark skies above.


Private venue - location accessible only by prior arrangement or when public events are scheduled.

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National Trust

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Please contact National Trust directly with any enquiries relating to visiting this location


Weather forecast

  • 21/09/21

    13° 3%
  • 21/09/21

    13° 8%
  • 22/09/21

    14° 9%
  • 22/09/21

    14° 9%

Weather forecast for Once Brewed Youth Hostel (2.6 miles away) updated 21/09/21 at 04:00.




Events nearby

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Tuesday 21st September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (2.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Wednesday 22nd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (2.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Thursday 23rd September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (2.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing at Twice Brewed

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory, Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (2.7 miles away)

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  • Stargazing in Northumberland at Stonehaugh Observatory

    Friday 24th September 2021 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    Stonehaugh Stargazing Pavilion & Observatory, Stonehaugh, Hexham, NE48 3DZ (4.6 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Twice Brewed Inn & Observatory

    Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7AN (2.7 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Observatory, Stay & Gaze

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  • Northumberland Stargazing Hideaway

    Bardon Mill, Hexham, NE47 7HA (3.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Carraw Bed and Breakfast

    Carraw Farm, Humshaugh, NE46 4DB (4.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Herding Hill Farm Camping and Caravan Site

    Shield Hill, Haltwhistle, NE49 9NW, North East (5.2 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Bellingham Camp & Caravan Club Site

    Bellingham, Hexham, NE48 2HR (9.0 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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  • Brewers Cottage – Hexham

    Leafields, Ordley, Hexham, NE46 1SX (11.3 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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