Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne


Newcastle city has a rich history of shipbuilding and innovation, as well as a lively culture and nightlife. You can explore the iconic bridges across the Quayside, enjoy the award-winning restaurants and bars, or catch a show at one of the many theatres and venues.

Newcastle upon Tyne is also home to some of the best attractions and museums in the region, such as the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, the Discovery Museum, and the Great North Museum.

Whether you are a daytripper, a foodie, or a party animal, Newcastle upon Tyne has something for everyone.

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Great North Museum
Attraction
Free

Great North Museum

A museum of natural history and ancient civilisations established in 1884 and was formerly known as the Hancock Museum.

The Tyne Bridge
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Free

The Tyne Bridge

An iconic symbol of the city's heritage. Majestic architecture and scenic views make it a must-see attraction for visitors.

Attraction
Free

Grey Street and Grainger Town

Discover architectural splendor in Grey Street and Grainger Town. Iconic buildings, vibrant streets, and cultural charm await exploration.

Junkyard Golf Newcastle
Activity
From £8.50

Junkyard Golf Newcastle

New to Newcastle are our three mashed-up crazy golf courses. Think UV and flashing lights, loud music and good times. Fun for the whole family.

The Biscuit Factory
Attraction
Free

The Biscuit Factory

Explore contemporary art in a vibrant setting. Galleries showcase diverse works, while workshops and events foster creativity.

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St.James' Park Tour

Enjoy a tour around St. James' Park, the home of Championship club Newcastle United F.C.

Newcastle Cathedral
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Free

Newcastle Cathedral

Immerse yourself in history and tranquility. Marvel at stunning architecture and find solace in peaceful surroundings.

You Meow Cat Cafe Newcastle
Activity
Adults from £25

You Meow Cat Cafe Newcastle

You Meow, the most purr-fect cat cafe in town to enjoy with our 15 luxurious cats that can brighten up your day.

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Free

The Quayside

A vibrant waterfront hub. Iconic landmarks, lively markets, and scenic views make it a must-visit destination for locals and tourists alike.

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Adults from £13

Victoria tunnel

Explore a hidden underground world. This historic tunnel offers a fascinating glimpse into the city's past through guided tours.

Discovery Museum
Attraction
Free

Discovery Museum

Embark on a journey of exploration and discovery. Engaging exhibits and interactive displays await visitors of all ages.

Jesmon Dene Park
Attraction
Free

Jesmon Dene Park

Escape to a tranquil oasis of nature. Woodland walks, babbling streams, and serene beauty await exploration in this urban retreat.

Golf Fang Newcastle
Activity
From £12.50

Golf Fang Newcastle

With 18 holes of pure entertainment and unique jaw dropping designs around every corner, we are not your average adult crazy golf course!

Jump Giants - Newcastle
Activity
From £8

Jump Giants - Newcastle

UK & Europe's best Trampoline Parks offering fun for the entire family! Our parks are located in Thurrock, West London, Loughborough and Newcastle.