Have a relative who fell in WW1?

Our Bailiffgate Collections database of those connected to Alnwick District now includes over 1500 soldiers

You can use the database to search for information. We would also welcome any images or family stories that you have to honour the fallen.

Amazing images to enjoy from our Collection

Over 500 images already, dating from the mid 1800's to the 1970's

This one of fireman fighting a blaze in Narrowgate in the 1950's is just one of a huge diversity of photographs showing life as it was in the Alnwick...

Interested in joining in Community Projects?

Bailiffgate carries out many fascinating projects. See examples of past work.

Our latest project is meeting and recording stories from people living in the Coquetdale Valley, but we work right across the community.

Latest News

Summer exhibition “Beside the Seaside” now Open

The new "Beside the Seaside Exhibition "is now open at Bailiffgate Museum. It features many fascinating exhibits of what created this well-loved British Institition, from  rock pools to rock, donkeys to saucy postcards. ... Read More

Bailiffgate Museum now fully open again

Bailiffgate Museum and Gallery has fully reopened (with appropriate Covid precautions) after the Christmas shutdown. Full details of opening hours can be found on our museum website  ... Read More

2022 Family History talks announced

The first talks of 2022 will take place by Zoom or in person according to the Covid situation at the time. They will include a look at the history of and future developments in ... Read More