George Stephenson’s Birthplace

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Address: George Stephenson’s Birthplace, Wylam, Northumberland, NE41 8BP
Phone Number: 01661 853457
Opening Hours: Current opening times.
National Trust Membership: FREE entry to over 500 places & free parking.

The birthplace of George Stephenson, the civil engineer who constructed the first railway line to use steam locomotives. The charming little stone cottage is situated near the river Tyne and also features a pretty garden and costumed guided tours.

  • Stephenson Tea-room serving hot and cold drinks, cakes, soups and snacks is open at weekends from 10am to 3pm.
  • Parking (pay and display) at Wylam village.

Opening Times:

  • Please check the George Stephenson’s Birthplace website for opening hours.

Ticket Prices:

  • Adult – £3.15
  • Child – £1.60
  • Group Adult – £2.90
  • Group Child – £1.45

Prices and opening hours correct as at January 2017.


Before you start your journey to George Stephenson’s Birthplace for your day out, we recommend that you check their website or contact them to confirm opening times and admission prices.

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