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Holy Island

Holy Island Facts

address: Holy Island, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, TD15 2SH
tel: 01289 389244
fax: 01289 389349
prices: Free entry to island. Lindisfarne Castle - £5, child £2.50, family £12.50. Lindisfarne Priory - Adults £3.60, Children £1.80, Concession £2.70.
open: . Opening times of attractions vary depending on tide times - check before travelling. Priory open Monday-Sunday 9.30am-5pm from 24 March-30 September, 9.30am-4pm in October, and 10am-2pm from 1 November-31 March.
parking: At Priory and in town.
access: Castle - access very limited; steep, cobbled access ramp, many steps and stairs within the castle. Braille guide. Access to Priory - tarmac path, then five steps to priory. Fairly steep slope in outer courtyard.
transport: Nearest rail station is Alnmouth but requires journey onwards by car or taxi.
toilets: Yes.
food: Yes.
shop: Shops at attractions and in town.

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See Also

Lindisfarne
Northumberland County Council - crossing times
National Trust
English Heritage

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