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Hadrian’s Wall Visitor Information Centre at Lanercost Tea Room


Abbey Farm

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Tel: 016977 41267
Lanercost Tea Room's, Hadrian’s Wall Gateway Visitor Information Centre is the ideal starting point for your journey along Hadrian’s Wall, World Heritage Site. Our interpretation panels tell the story of the area and are full of ideas of places you can visit whilst you are visiting the area, and include travel times and SAT NAV references.

You can also pick up your free Hadrian’s Wall map whilst you’re here that will help you along your journey. Open daily, entry free.

We are 12 miles East of Carlisle, 15 minutes from the M6 and easy to find at the gateway to Hadrian’s Wall. Follow signs from the A689/A69 to Brampton and then follow the Brown Tourist Sign to Lanercost Priory and Birdoswald Roman Fort. This will take you straight to us.
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Twelve miles east of Carlisle, near Brampton. Follow the brown tourist signs to Lanercost Priory / Birdoswald Roman Fort from either the A69 or A689, Carlisle to Newcastle.