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Hexham Moothall, Market Place

Hexham Moothall, Market Place, Hexham, Northumberland NE46 1XD View on map

Built c1400 and used as a home, office and court for the Archbishop of York's bailiff who administered Hexhamshire from the Hall. The former stores on the ground floor are now an art gallery, the first floor courtroom houses The Woodhorn Trust's offices and the second floor hall is used for community activities.


Opening Arrangements

Courtroom and second floor are open for community activities six days a week during school term time- ranging from talks, concerts, book launches and guided tours. The building is open for Heritage Open Days 7th-10th September 2017.


In town centre opposite Hexham Abbey, on Market Place. Bus: route 685 Newcastle - Carlisle. Rail: Hexham.

Parking Spaces


Between 6pm-8am, otherwise just for dropping off or disabled badge holders.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes