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#2 of 8 things to do in Jarrow
The staff are very helpful and volunteers They offer a great insight to the Saxon past and Viking invasion The ruins are a fantastic photo opportunity for visitors.
In my first year as a history student I had to write a paper on the Bede. 10 years later I visited a friend in Jarrow only to find out Bede lived the greater part of his life around the corner from where met frien...

Victoria Tunnel

Newcastle upon Tyne 4.5 mi away
#1 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
We came today for the two hour tour and from beginning to end, we loved it!! Hearing the stories about how the tunnel was used in both WW2 and Victorian times from our guides, Ian and Dee was fascinating.
We have just spent a very informative and entertaining 2 hours in the very capable hands of Tour Guides Dave, Pete and Carl learning about the building of the tunnel and its use during WWII as an air raid shelter.

The Literary & Philosophical Society

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.4 mi away
#2 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
We did a short drop in at the Let & Phil and were greeted by a very friendly volunteer who gave us a bit of an explanation and then let us wander around.
The librarians are knowledgeable and helpful, it is run by paid staff and volunteers.
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The Biscuit Factory

Newcastle upon Tyne 4.8 mi away
#7 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
The Moroccan eggs were fabulous- every mouthful as tasty as the last, and great coffee too (though I do have an issue with coffee served in a glass), Great venue, inspiring art and I was very pleased with my jug too!
If you have a birthday present to buy then rather than going into the City Centre head here as you will be amazed at what is on offer, great jewellery at great prices and unique rather than mass produced.

The Discovery Museum

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.9 mi away
#10 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
This was defiantly one of the highlights of our trip to Newcastle, entry is free (donations are welcome and with the experience I highly recommend giving what you can) we spent easily a couple of hours her learn a...
This is a great place to spend a few hours and learn about the area and seeing "Turbinia" the fastest experimental ship in the world of its era, that transformed ocean travel for ever with its 9 propellors was awe...

Tynemouth Markets

Tynemouth 3.1 mi away
#2 of 10 things to do in Tynemouth
Having visited here a few times in the last few weeks, we have really had a good few hours there Good mix of stores, bric a Brav, new, fashion, jewellery, antiques, foods.. Some amazing stores, best fudge ever,, G...
Great market plenty of different items on sale ranging from antiques vintage cameras books pictures painting prints militaria hand crafted goods and loads of food stalls

Grainger Market

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.4 mi away
#15 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Plenty of stalls from speciality foods & coffees to sandwiches, clothes, fruit & veg, traditional butchers to Scorpio shoes, a pet food store, a cobblers & a plant stall, something for everyone, well worth a visit...
Found this family run ( Spanish family) run bar in Newcastle’s bustling indoor market .Authentic family ,authentic food and drink and a superb deli stocking food and drink from all over Spain .You honestly feel as...
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Theatre Royal

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.3 mi away
#11 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
The Theatre Royal @ Newcastle remains the best venue in the North East (outstanding) and the cast and crew of the Panto Team are equally unrivalled in the region (and probably the UK) - Clive, Danny, Chris and Mic...
We went to see the fabulous Beauty and the Beast panto last night at the wonderful Theatre Royal Newcastle and my goodness it was absolutely amazing.
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Grainger Town

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.4 mi away
#13 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Right next to each other you have the Arcade with lovely shops and architecture and Grey’s Monument (the top of Grey Street) lots and lots of shops (including the Grainger Market with some great bakery and coffee...
Grainger indoor market has been established for many years and offers a wide variety of traditional and innovative goods and services.
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Newcastle Cathedral

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.3 mi away
#9 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Steeped in history lovely old building worth a visit and plenty of information boards when inside the cathedral to explain it's history which was very helpful
I especially appreciated the memorial to the Danish seaman, the dedicated memorial and window because of my historic connection and being able to read the language- beautiful tribute.
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The Great North Museum

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.3 mi away
#16 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
It is stacked full of the most wonderful exhibits ranging from a Anthropology section, amazing Roman section including the Emperor Hadrian's Cavalry Exhibition, a Planetarium, and so much more.
I love the exhibition and the experience was very busy being half term, but all the same well worth the trip Great hands on for the little ones and plenty of opportunities to take photos of Dippy just beware of th...
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Sage Gateshead

Gateshead 5.0 mi away
#4 of 34 things to do in Gateshead
Great anytime of the year, for all ages, very clean and very beautiful building, this building a performing arts building as well as modern arts, staff are friendly and willing to help, this building is also great...
Been many times to see bands fabulous venue acoustics wonderful but it's worth a visit just for a cuppa and take in the view!! Also had afternoon tea and it was gorgeous and the view fabulous.
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intu Eldon Square

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.4 mi away
#19 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Eldon Square is a great place to shop with an abundance of high street names to choose from, the changes given you a dedicated eating quarter make it easy to ensure there’s something for everyone, enjoy coming in...
Was here yesterday week looking for Christmas presents and there’s such a large variety of shops plenty to choose from and all near each other will definitely be back all under one roof ideal when it’s raining


Gateshead 7.8 mi away
#7 of 34 things to do in Gateshead
Easy to find Free to park Very well laid out All the shops you want and need Excellent restaurant area with so much choice Huge cinema Lots for kids to see and do Best shopping centre I’ve been to.
Loved this place, so much free parking, beautifully laid out, every single shop you could think of, very very few empty shops, superb choice of cafes and restaurants and loads of choice and all spread out over the...

Laing Art Gallery

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.2 mi away
#20 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Fromthe beautiful frescos and paintings on the outside to the glorious pictures and artwork within this is well worth a visit every year or so or more if you have kids and want them to learn about culture.
An excellent and varied collection of works from a striking portait by Alan Ramsay through various pre-Raphaelites to Sickerts and on to contemporary art, with at least one special exhibition thjrown in.to see.
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National Glass Centre

Sunderland 6.4 mi away
#4 of 45 things to do in Sunderland
Glass blowing with viewing area usually operating Excellent courses and experiences pre-bookable which give an opportunity to have a go and produce items yourself Beautiful gift shop with high quality goods at a r...
Very good shop with plenty of choice The art gallery is worth a visit There was a man blowing glass so they was very interesting to watch while you are there The coffee shop is well worth a visit the scones are am...

St James' Park

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.7 mi away
#4 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Carole and Tom were brilliant with our stadium tour, Carole had a fountain of knowledge and was also very funny, all of us thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, Carole shared a great laugh with my son Callum.
Had a roof top tour today for a 40th birthday present, had a fantastic day despite the miserable weather really enjoyed the tour and the tour guides Patrick and carol where lovely and knew everything about the sta...
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St. Mary's Cathedral

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.7 mi away
#17 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
It is one of the smaller Catholic cathedrals but has beautiful proportions and is well worth a visit - whether to say a prayer, attend a service, light a candle or simply to enjoy the serenity to be found here.
The garden reflects Cardinal Hume's particular attachment for the holy landscape of Northumbria and the Northern Saints from which he drew spiritual inspiration.
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#6 of 45 things to do in Sunderland
This is wonderful place to visit , summer and winter , a perfect place to take your school children when on school holidays , we have a fabulous library in there a wonderful cafe a lovely gift shop for young and old
The museum and Winter gardens are well worth a visit plenty to see and it gives a terrific history of Sunderland and the local area.

South Shields Museum & Art Gallery

South Shields 2.2 mi away
#6 of 21 things to do in South Shields
Once done upstairs you can go sit in the authentic victorian cafe for a lovely coffee and cake and then there is a great little gift shop full of local books, dvds, gifts for the kids and more.
Had a good look around the rest of the exhibits and viewed the menu for the delicious Victorian Pantry ( had just eaten or would definitely sampled the menu).

The Customs House

South Shields 1.7 mi away
#5 of 21 things to do in South Shields
... but it does get busy on performance nights.parking is good and free right outside of the venue, if you coming from across the river you even get your money for the ferry returned if you are visiting the theatre.
We had a delicious meal in the green room, the new chefs menu Was very tasty and appealing on the eye, well done Gary.

Washington Air Rifle Range

Washington 5.9 mi away
#2 of 12 things to do in Washington
My friend and I have been shooting here for over a year now Choice of long or short ranges great friendly informal atmosphere great for a relaxing shoot.
My son wanted to try this, it was great fun and great value.
#5 of 10 things to do in Tynemouth
It's an amazing little step back in time to a more heroic era with stories and actual relics from the many shipwrecks that adorned the small patch of North Shields beneath the Watch House itself.
This is a very atmospheric little museum, dedicated to the unsung heroes, volunteers all, who save lives, then just go back to work again.

North East Art Collective

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.5 mi away
#26 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
It's set in the rather quiet Eldon Gardens, which is perhaps a good thing as it's easier to browse the artworks and to ask questions about them.
This place is right at the end of Eldon Gardens (by the car park and the washrooms, so very handy!).

New City Library

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.2 mi away
#28 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
In the city centre, just a minute or two away from the Monument and Northumberland street, this is a great resource for Visitors and locals.
A very modern library right in the city centre makes it a great place to visit.

Grosvenor Casino Sunderland

Sunderland 6.5 mi away
#8 of 45 things to do in Sunderland
#7 of 45 things to do in Sunderland
... cross and the associated amazing story of unbelievable bravery), a fascinating walk through street scene of WW2 shops and houses (kids should make sure to open the lavvy door!!) and outside several great exhib...
Well worth a visit with lovely staff and exhibits on aviation and military history

Wylam Brewery

Newcastle upon Tyne 5.5 mi away
#22 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
Been to many events and regular nights here and it’s well worth the short walk through the park on a nice evenings great venue for bands, perfect for a nice warm evening in the summer too.
This is well worth the fifteen to twenty minute walk from the town centre if you appreciate great beer or just want a refreshing walk to a bar which also offers a good wine and spirits selection too !


Whitley Bay 4.6 mi away
#5 of 7 things to do in Whitley Bay
We have just enjoyed ' That'll Be the Day' for the second time in just a few months; this group of entertainers are so talented and give it all for great night of entertainment.
This venue is brilliant compared to some other seated ones -very comfy great viiew easy to get in and out for another drink etc
#33 of 123 things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne
We were attending a craft and stories session based on Elmer the Elephant which was excellent and very well led / facilitated.
I was a little sceptical as the entry fee seemed quite a lot, however now I've visited I think it's well worth the admission fee! Lots to see and do for young children, my little boy is 2 but I think this could en...