Best Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne

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Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom

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  1. The Quayside

    #1 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Boulevard Show Bar

    #2 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. The Discovery Museum

    #3 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. St James' Park

    #4 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Victoria Tunnel

    #5 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Grey Street And Grainger Town

    #6 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. The Tyne Bridge

    #7 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Life Science Centre

    #8 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Jesmond Dene Park

    #9 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Belsay Castle Hall And Gardens

    #10 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Newcastle Castle

    #11 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. The Stand Comedy Club

    #12 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. Lane 7

    #13 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. The Great North Museum-hancock

    #14 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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. St. Nicholas Cathedral

    #15 of 90 Things To Do in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    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

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Top Newcastle Upon Tyne Activities And Tours

Explore the best things to do in Newcastle Upon Tyne. These are the most preferred tourist activities.

  • Newcastle United F.C. Stadium Tour
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    Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins

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  • Save 7% One For the Road - Newcastle Pub Walk
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    Duration: 3 Hrs

    A 3 hour walking tour of the historic area of Newcastle visiting some of it's hidden gems and enjoying some craft beers in be...

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    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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  • Newcastle Tandem Skydive
    Newcastle Tandem Skydive

    Duration: 2 Hrs

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Find more places to see in Newcastle Upon Tyne

  • English Heritage

    Bessie Surtees House, 41-44 Sandhill

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Victoria Tunnel

    Arch 6, Stepney Bank

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Blackfriars

    North East Civic Trust, Monk St

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Cherryburn

    Station Bank

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Crook Hall & Gardens

    Frankland Lane

    Historic and Protected Sites
  • Tynemouth Priory and Castle

    Pier Rd

    Historic and Protected Sites
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  • Saltwell Park Community Website

    17 Saltwell View

  • Sharpley Springs Fly Fishery

    Old Burdon Farm

  • Marden Quarry

  • Sleekburn Water Trout Fishery

    Church Lane Farm Bungalow

  • Higham Lakes

  • End of the World

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  • Hancock

    Barras Bridge

  • Seven Stories

    30 Lime St

    Museums Landmarks
  • Discovery Museum

    Blandford Square

    Museums Landmarks
  • Centre For Life

    Times Sq

  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre

    Church Point

  • Bowes Railway

    Springwell Rd

    Museums Landmarks
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  • Hyena Comedy Cafe

    17 Leazes Park Rd

    Amusement Parks Bars Landmarks
  • Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

    Sea Rd

    Amusement Parks
  • Treasure Island

    Stanners Complex, Coopies Lane

    Amusement Parks
  • Delta Force Paintball Newcastle

    The Great North Rd

    Landmarks Amusement Parks
  • Wet 'N' Wild

    Rotary Way

    Amusement Parks
  • Corporate Funfairs

    The Dunes, Sea Rd

    Amusement Parks
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  • Rosies Bar

    2 Stowell St

  • The Waggon Inn

    Galloping Green Rd

    Bars Restaurants
  • Shiremoor House Farm

    Middle Engine Lane

    Bars Restaurants
  • Salutation Inn

    63 Front St

  • Story Book

    Boldon Leisure Park, Abingdon Way

    Bars Restaurants
  • The Kings Arms

    West Terrace

    Bars Restaurants
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  • Grosvenor G Casino Newcastle

    100 St. James Boulevard

    Casinos and Gaming Restaurants
  • William Hill

    Ridley Pl, 11

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Gala Bingo

    Clifford St

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    220-222 Shields Rd

    Casinos and Gaming
  • William Hill

    Shields Rd, 117

    Casinos and Gaming
  • Ladbrokes

    31-33 Nelson St

    Casinos and Gaming
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  • Rising Sun Countryside Centre

    Whitley Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Benwell Nature Park

    Atkinson Rd

    Natural Parks
  • Whitehouse Farm Centre

    North Whitehouse Farm

    Natural Parks
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  • Chopwell Medical Practice

    Primary Health Care Centre, South Rd

    Dog Parks
  • Attlee Park

    Dog Parks
  • Pelaw Dog Grange

    Dog Parks
  • Grindon Lane

    Dog Parks
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  • Marsden Beach

  • Roker Beach

  • Longsands Lodge

    25 Percy Park Rd

  • Tynemouth Beach

    North Tyneside

  • Seaton Sluice Beach

  • Beach at Grand Parade

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  • Newcastle Stampede

  • Holywell Dene

  • Reivers

  • Vindobala

    Landmarks Hiking
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