Cherryburn - National Trust

Cherryburn - National Trust
NE43 7DD




01661 843 276

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Cottage and farmhouse, the birthplace of Thomas Bewick:
* Birthplace of Northumberland's greatest artist and engraver
* Fascinating exhibition of Bewick's life and work
* Demonstrations of old-fashioned woodblock engraving and hand printing
* Walk along the River Tyne to view the countryside and wildlife that inspired Bewick
* Friendly farmyard animals, garden and picnic area for families
* Traditional folk events every Sunday afternoon

Venue Type:

Historic house or home, Garden, parklands or rural site

Opening hours

12 March-30 October
Mon, Tues Thurs-Sun 1100-1700

Admission charges

Gift Aid admission: (Standard Admission prices in brackets): adult £4.20 (£3.80), child £2.10 (£1.90), family £11 (£10)

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Personalities

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Bewick's Feathered Friends

  • 25 August 2014 11am-3pm

This Bank Holiday get up close to some incredible birds of prey, including a buzzard and a harris hawk, with a hands-on demonstration and display. You can ask the rangers questions about these fascinating creatures.

Suitable for

  • Any age
photograph of bee on flower

Ramble with a Ranger

  • 21 September 2014 2:30-3:30pm

Follow in Bewick's footsteps on a seasonal ramble around Cherryburn's gardens and wildlife habitats with our resident ranger.

Suitable for

  • Any age


photograph of donkey

Bewick's Farmyard Friends

  • 27 — 28 September 2014 11am-3pm

Meet the animals at the tiny farmstead where Thomas Bewick grew up, take part in farmyard activities and dress up as a young farm lad or lass. A weekend of farmyard family fun!

Suitable for

  • Any age