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Our Heritage Centre is set within the beautiful steep-sided Derwent Valley, with an abundance of natural woodland, rare and iconic wildlife and a hidden heritage of British sword making and a world leading iron and steel industry. Discover Land of Oak & Iron whilst planning your next adventure, with our state-of-the-art touch screens.

café shrub in the Heritage Centre is the perfect place to fuel up before or relax after a day of exploring the Land of Oak & Iron. From hearty breakfasts and seasonal lunches to delicious home-bakes, all made with locally sourced ingredients, there’s something to suit all tastes.  Our ever-changing menu offers a mouth-watering selection. Whether you are looking for a family brunch, a catch-up with friends over coffee and cake, or a quick snack to take into the park with you (and one for the dog too!), you’re bound to find a tasty treat at café shrub.

Browse the artisan gifts on offer in the shop, sourced from north east suppliers.

Opening times: 8am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday, 4pm on Sunday. café shrub serves breakfasts 8am to 12pm and light lunches from 12pm to 3pm, with last drink and cake orders at 4pm, 3.30pm on Sunday.

Address: Spa Well Road, Winlaton Mill, NE21 6RU.


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