We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Activities (31)
Nightlife (115)
Shopping (20)

Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne

All
Cultural
Outdoors
Performances
Museums
Sports
Amusement
Landmarks
Zoos & Aquariums
Name
Ranked #31 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Golf Courses
Map | Visitor photos (4)
Ranked #32 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Map | Visitor photos (33)
Ranked #33 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Children's Museums; Specialty Museums
Map | Visitor photos (5)
Ranked #34 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: History Museums; Historic Sites
Map | Visitor photos (62)
Ranked #35 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: Re-live the glorious days of the steam railway at Stephenson Railway Museum! The Museum is home to George Stephenson's... more » Owner description: Re-live the glorious days of the steam railway at Stephenson Railway Museum! The Museum is home to George Stephenson's 'Billy', a forerunner of the world- famous Rocket, and many other engines from the great age of steam. A programme of free events runs throughout the year, and train rides on working steam and diesel locomotives are available at certain times (check the website for details). « less
Map | Visitor photos (13)
Ranked #36 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Map
Ranked #37 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Map
Ranked #38 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
Map | Visitor photos (2)
Ranked #39 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Horse Tracks
Owner description: Located within the heart of Newcastle within the High Gosforth Park Estate, Newcastle Racecourse is one of the most popular... more » Owner description: Located within the heart of Newcastle within the High Gosforth Park Estate, Newcastle Racecourse is one of the most popular dual code tracks in the UK. Steeped in history, we've been home to the Northumberland Plate since 1882 and host 30 race meeting per year. Newcastle racecourse is the perfect wedding location with various private rooms for your special day. The option for events and conferences is endless within the 850 acre estate and function rooms of all sizes. « less
Map | Visitor photos (24)
Ranked #40 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings

The Bessie Surtees House is part of English Heritage, and admission to this gem was free. The public area is limited to the first floor (second storey for North Americans) where... more »

Map | Visitor photos (6)
Ranked #41 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Libraries
Owner description: Tyne & Wear Archives is the record office for the cities and metropolitan districts of Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland,... more » Owner description: Tyne & Wear Archives is the record office for the cities and metropolitan districts of Newcastle, Gateshead, Sunderland, South Tyneside and North Tyneside. We preserve documents relating to the area from the 12th - 21st century. The service is free for everyone to use.The Archives is also home to BFI Mediatheque, a free digital jukebox of film and TV featuring many of the best, rarest and most extraordinary titles from the BFI National Archive. « less
Map | Visitor photos (3)
Ranked #42 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Map | Visitor photos (24)
Ranked #43 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Libraries
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Ranked #44 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Map
Ranked #45 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Owner description: Northern Stage is an exciting, dynamic powerhouse of theatre and creativity in the heart of Newcastle. Bold and ambitious... more » Owner description: Northern Stage is an exciting, dynamic powerhouse of theatre and creativity in the heart of Newcastle. Bold and ambitious theatre, sunny family shows, a raft of participatory work and a cracking cafe bar; you'll find them all here. « less
Map | Visitor photos (3)
Ranked #46 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Movie Theaters
Map | Visitor photos (3)
Ranked #47 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Casinos
Map
Ranked #48 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Zoos
Map | Visitor photos (26)
Ranked #49 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Parks
Map | Visitor photos (26)
Ranked #50 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
Map | Visitor photos (6)
Ranked #51 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Map | Visitor photos (7)
Ranked #52 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Religious Sites
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Ranked #53 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Parks
Map
Ranked #54 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Marinas
Map | Visitor photos (9)
Ranked #55 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Owner description: Alphabetti is a new writing theatre company with a passion for comedy. In March 2013 we transformed the upstairs room of the... more » Owner description: Alphabetti is a new writing theatre company with a passion for comedy. In March 2013 we transformed the upstairs room of the Dog & Parrot pub into Newcastle's premier fringe performance space. We programme theatre, comedy, music and poetry every night. "Alphabetti Spaghetti is a very welcome addition to Newcastle's culture scene, and it deserves our support and applause." GiggleBeats, 2013 « less
Map | Visitor photos (1)
Ranked #56 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Owner description: Climb Newcastle is an indoor climbing centre for both beginners and experts alike. One of the most popular climbing centres... more » Owner description: Climb Newcastle is an indoor climbing centre for both beginners and experts alike. One of the most popular climbing centres in the world, the facility offers over 200 climbs from very easy to incredibly difficult, with dedicated areas for kids and coaching, training, a shop and cafe. Supervised kids climbing sessions run every weekend as well as school holidays, great fun from age 3 and up. « less
Map | Visitor photos (10)
Ranked #57 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Ghost Towns
Owner description: Alone In The Dark Entertainment host the Newcstle Ghost Walks, along with the Victorian Murder tours, haunted pub crawls and... more » Owner description: Alone In The Dark Entertainment host the Newcstle Ghost Walks, along with the Victorian Murder tours, haunted pub crawls and walks, haunted cam-outs, haunted movie nights and ghost hunting events plus much more « less
Map | Visitor photos (39)
Ranked #58 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Aquariums
Owner description: Enjoy close encounters with incredible creatures from around the world at the award-winning Blue Reef Aquarium in... more » Owner description: Enjoy close encounters with incredible creatures from around the world at the award-winning Blue Reef Aquarium in Tynemouth.Explore the drama of the British coast, the underwater gardens of the Mediterranean, the dazzling beauty of a spectacular coral reef and the exotic features of a tropical rainforest! Living displays reveal the sheer variety of life in the deep; from clownfish and seahorses to tropical sharks and graceful stingrays. Watch our cheeky otters play in their indoor otter hault.Meet the Monkeys and reptiles in the incredible world of the tropical rainforest in Amazing Amazon! our colony of adorable monkeys include tiny pygmy marmosets and comical-looking cotton topped tamarins.New! 2013 SEA LIONS!Come and meet the seals and our new Sea lions! Seal cove is an awesome outdoor facility which provides a stunning home for our resident harbour seals and our newly arrived pair of California Sea Lions. The 650,000 litre naturally themed display features everything from underwater caves to rocky haul out areas. Giant viewing panels and a ramped walkway provide visitors with an unrivalled opportunity to admire the seals and sea lions grace and agility from both above and below the waterline. Discover all about our vital work caring for injured marine life in our marine rescue centre.As well as innovative displays, informative daily talks and feeding demonstrations, there's an ever-changing programme of special events and exhibitions throughout the year from Pirates Weekends to Shark Week – check out our website for full details. « less
Map | Visitor photos (31)
Ranked #59 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Educational Sites; Theaters
Map | Visitor photos (8)
Ranked #60 of 84 attractions in Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: Resort Communities
Visitor photos (22)
Trusted travel advice about Newcastle upon Tyne