Explore the gardens A Pinetum, Rock Garden and Formal Garden all work together to make up the beautiful surroundings of Cragside.
Family Fun at Cragside From Den Building in the woodland to getting lost in the Labyrinth, there's plenty of family adventures to be had at Cragside. Refuel hungry explorers with a kids lunch pack in the tea-rooms, and find perfect pocket-money treats in the shop.
Discover the house Cragside, the dream home of Lord and Lady Armstrong – a Victorian house that was light-years ahead of its time. The home of hydroelectricity, Lord and Lady Armstrong used their wealth, art and science in an ingenious way. What began as a modest country retreat quickly became one of the most technologically advanced homes of the Victorian age.
Stretch your legs With acres of land and over 40 miles of footpaths to explore up hills, around lakes, through woodland and gardens you'll definitely be spoilt for choice. Take a look at our printer-friendly walks below and bring a trail with you before you visit, or use the waymarks to navigate your way round. With 14 waymarked walks to choose from, you can discover a different corner of Cragside every time you visit.
Watersports at Cragside 2019 Ready for an adventure? Whether you're a beginner or expert, join Cullercoats Bike & Kayak at Cragside and get on the water! Look out for kayaking, canoeing, paddleboarding, kids-only events and adventure weekends.