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Newcastle Cathedral

Open Now: 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Newcastle Cathedral holds the story of the City in its stones and monuments. Located in the heart of Old Newcastle, it is a medieval church building of architectural interest with a spectacular lantern tower and filled with a superb collection of...more
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St Nicholas Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Newcastle cathedral is a wonderful old church next door to Newcastle castle so you can visit both in the same area, it's very historic inside and out.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank johnLmerseyside
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sunday service was done by Woman ! That i call equality ! Lovely to be part of it! . Nice church . The glass windows are very nice

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank veroniekk2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are currently trying to visit all the Cathedrals in England. This was next on our list and a long way from home. We spent a very enjoyable hour or so walking round. Quite a small building and understated (no sign of a refectory) but...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Martin D
Reviewed April 14, 2019

I wouldn't suggest a detour to see this cathedral but it is pretty all the same. There are descriptions are the artefacts and development plans on show. Free to enter. If you are here make sure to visit The French Quarter restaurant for a glass...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank T4439ZAjamesk
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Very disappointed! It’s very average inside it. The crown top and the clock looks really fantastic too.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Bibcay
Reviewed April 9, 2019

Beautiful glass work, in all of the windows depicting saints etc, quiet and reflective atmosphere, lovely cathedral.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joan B
Reviewed April 8, 2019

A must see if in Newcastle. so much history and something for everyone. And the best thing its free, just leave a donation.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank CaptBlackdog
Reviewed April 3, 2019

Looks ;ike a picture postcard traditional cathedral (C of E) on outside - but ismdidme has modern facts and its aim of helping the homeless is to be admired. Wonderful art, sculptures and stained glass. Less than 5 minutes from central station so easily accessible...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank PhilEdinburgh
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

We popped in the cathedral for a look around whilst shopping in Newcastle. It had some beautiful examples if stained glass windows, a small art exhibit on the homeless population as well as information boards throughout. We were lucky to attend on a day the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chatterboxmegan
Reviewed March 29, 2019 via mobile

This is otherwise known as the Cathedral Church of St Nicholas. It was one of the unexpected gems that I encountered when visiting Newcastle-upon-Tyne with a couple of local friends. It is an absolutely breath taking experience walking in and seeing the beautiful stained glass...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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