Best Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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  1. #1 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 460 itineraries
    The Quayside

    Tags: Bar, Waterfront, Landmark, View Point

    Address: Quayside, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Newcastle is on the north bank of the River Tyne. The Quayside Riverside Walk is everything good about the North Side. Bars, pubs, nightclubs and restaurants line the street; it’s a housing deve...Read more

  2. #2 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 216 itineraries
    Boulevard Show Bar

    Tags: Bar, Food And Drinks, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: 3-9 Churchill St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4HF, United Kingdom

    Timings: 07:00 pm - 11:30 pm Details

    Dazzling dance routines, outrageous comedy and titillating costumes have made this Dinner Theatre/Bar Newcastle’s favourite nightspot. Your host and compere is a 7-foot-tall diva Miss Rory. She&...Read more

  3. #3 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 281 itineraries
    The Discovery Museum

    Tags: Museum, Science Museum, History Museum, Specialty Museum

    Address: Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4JA, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This is a science and local history museum. Newcastle has terrific maritime history, and has also played a large part in founding game-changing science and tech. The incredible interactive displays at...Read more

  4. #4 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 295 itineraries
    St James' Park

    Tags: Sport, Landmark, Stadium, Entertainment

    Address: Barrack Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4ST, United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This all seater football stadium is one of the city’s landmarks. The cantilevered white roof is the largest in Europe, and can be seen from all across the city. They’ve used for internatio...Read more

  5. #5 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 230 itineraries
    Victoria Tunnel

    Tags: Historical Site, Tunnel

    Address: Arch 6, Stepney Bank | Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2NP, England

    Timings: 10:30 am - 03:00 pm Details

    Historically, this 2.5 mile wagonway tunnel from the Town Moor to the Tyne is one of the most intriguing places in the city. It was built to transport coal, but during WWII, became an important bomb-r...Read more

  6. #6 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 370 itineraries
    Grey Street And Grainger Town

    Tags: Entertainment, Theatre, Leisure, Market

    Address: 100 Grey St, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 6BR, United Kingdom

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Richard Grainger was a 19th century builder and developer who created some of Newcastles most iconic buildings and streets. The areas he worked on are said to have a distinct style of Georgian archite...Read more

  7. #7 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 333 itineraries
    The Tyne Bridge

    Tags: Waterfront, View Point, Bridge, Walking Area

    Address: A167 Newcastle upon Tyne Gateshead, Tyne and Wear NE8 2BH, UK

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This through arch bridge, opened in 1928, is the 10th tallest structure in the city. The first bridge on this location was built by the Romans in the year 122, and since then, multiple bridges have fa...Read more

  8. #8 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 303 itineraries
    Life Science Centre

    Tags: Village, Educational Site, Entertainment, Exhibition

    Address: Times Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear NE1 4EP, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    They like to think of themselves as a self-sustaining science village. 600 people from 35 countries work at this centre in genetic research, medicine, education, and business. The special exhibitions ...Read more

  9. #9 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 242 itineraries
    Jesmond Dene Park

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Park, Zoo

    Address: Jesmond Dene Park, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This pleasant little wildlife corridor is a narrow valley that stretches between South Gosforth and Jesmond Vale, running along the Ouseburn Stream. The trees are both native and exotic. Laid out in t...Read more

  10. #10 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 75 itineraries
    Belsay Castle Hall And Gardens

    Tags: Art Gallery, Garden, View Point, Historical Site

    Address: Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens, Belsay, Nr Morpeth, Northumberland NE20 0DX, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    This 19th century mansion built in Greek Doric style is popular for it’s mildly decayed look, and the glimpse it offers into a bygone lifestyle. It was owned by the Middleton family for over 7 c...Read more

  11. #11 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 208 itineraries
    Newcastle Castle

    Tags: Castle, Historical Site, Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: Black Gate & Castle Keep, Castle Garth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 1RQ, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Newcastle’s namesake 12th century building has three parts: the Castle Keep, the fortified stone tower, and the fortified Black Gate. There’s been a fort here since Roman Times. During the...Read more

  12. #12 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 142 itineraries
    The Stand Comedy Club

    Tags: Club, Restaurant, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: 31 High Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EW, United Kingdom

    Timings: 11:00 am - 11:59 pm Details

    The franchise was carried over from Edinburgh and Glasgow, and now, this is considered to be one of the best comedy clubs in the country. Mixing celebrity comic artists with some of the best local tal...Read more

  13. #13 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 269 itineraries
    Lane 7

    Tags: Bar, Bowling Alley, Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: 80-90 St James' Blvd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4BN, United Kingdom

    Timings: 04:00 pm - 11:59 pm Details

    Bowling, ping-pong, karaoke, beer pong and pool – these make for Newcastle’s most chilled out hangout. Beautifully decorated and competently staffed, Lane7 also offers three excellent cock...Read more

  14. #14 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 76 itineraries
    The Great North Museum-hancock

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Planetarium , Specialty Museum

    Address: Barras Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4PT, United Kingdom

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a natural history museum-cum-planetarium. The collection began in the late 18th century, when Marmaduke Tunstall started his ethnographic collection. Ancient civilisations that ruled the area ...Read more

  15. #15 of 94 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    - Used in 139 itineraries
    St. Nicholas Cathedral

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: St. Nicholas Sq, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1PF, United Kingdom

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    Along with the Castle, this 14th century cathedral with its 15th century bell tower is the heart of Newcastle’s medieval section. There was an earlier Norman church here that was destroyed by fi...Read more

Activities And Tours

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  • Save 7% Newcastle Craft Beer & Food Matching Tour
    Newcastle Craft Beer & Food Matching TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 3 Hrs

    A 3.5 hour walking Beer and Food matching tour of Newcastle visiting some of it's hidden gems and enjoying some craft beer an...

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    Newcastle Tandem Skydive

    Duration: 2 Hrs

    Experience the ultimate rush as you free fall over the Hunter Region to the north of Sydney in a tandem parachute jump! Feel ...

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    Hop Hunter Brewery Tour - Full DayNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 7 Hrs

    The Hop Hunter Tour takes you on a day exploring three great craft breweries in the Hunter Valley and Includes transportation...

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  • Save 4% Private Full-Day Newcastle Shore Excursion
    Private Full-Day Newcastle Shore ExcursionNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 8 Hrs

    This Luxury Private Shore Excursion picks you up from Newcastle Cruise Terminal or Accommodation and takes you beyondthe usua...

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