Planning A Visit

The Old Gaol is right in Hexham town centre, just a few minutes’ walk from the Wentworth car park.


11am – 4.00pm 
February & March: Tuesday and Saturday
April – September: Tuesday – Saturday (Plus Sunday in the English school summer holidays )
October & November 2018 TBC

Parking: Wentworth public car park is just a few minutes’ walk.

Accessibility: Fully accessible 

Hexham Old Gaol is part of Woodhorn Charitable Trust. You can opt to purchase a Trust-wide membership at just £16 for an adult and this will give free unlimited returns for 12 months to the Old Gaol, Woodhorn Museum and Berwick Museum & Art Gallery. Morpeth Chantry Bagpipe Museum has free admission to all visitors.

Pricing - all tickets give unlimited return visits for 12 months

  • Adults - £5.00
  • Adults - £4.50 when multiple tickets are purchased at the same time
  • Concession - £4.00
  • 16 and under - Free
  • If you are a UK taxpayer you’ll be helping to support the Trust, since we will claim Gift Aid on your admission, worth £1.25 extra on top of every £5 adult ticket sold, at no additional cost to you. If you choose a £16 Trust–wide pass, we’ll receive an additional £4.