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Lindisfarne Heritage Centre

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Description: The Lindisfarne Heritage Centre is the base for information on the Lindisfarne Gospels. An interactive program allows you to turn the pages of the 'virtual' Gospel, and, newly arrived, is a limited edition facsimile of the Lindisfarne Gospels donated by the British Library, along with an accompanying exhibition.

Owned and managed by the people of the Holy Island of Lindisfarne.

Situation OS ref: NU 127420

How to get there:
In Marygate
By car: Access across the tidal causeway is from the A1 at Beal, 8 miles south of Berwick upon Tweed. Signposted. Parking on the island is strictly controlled.
By public transport: There is a bus service from Berwick upon Tweed to Holy Island.

Seasonal opening details (2009):
All year

Opening Hours:
The island, being across the tidal causeway, is cut off twice each day.
Safe crossing times.
Normal opening - Summer - 10am to 5pm.
Winter - 10am to 4pm.

Access for All
Visitor Information Centre and Gift Shop
Internet Access Centre

To exhibition areas Adults 2.50, children FREE

Tel: 01289 389004

Attached attractions:
Exhibition of Life on Holy Island The People, The Wildlife, The Landscape and Sea.
New The Lindisfarne Gospel Quilt is now on show.

Additional Information
Large Groups welcome (by appointment)

Web link: (where appropriate):
Lindisfarne Heritage Centre

Places to stay nearby:

Local towns and villages:
Berwick upon Tweed

Lindisfarne Heritage Centre,