Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Newcastle Upon Tyne is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Newcastle Upon Tyne a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Check the list of top places for art and culture in Newcastle Upon Tyne:

  1. # 1 of 12 Art and Cultural Attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne | Added 370 times in trip plans
    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

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    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

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    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

  4. # 4 of 12 Art and Cultural Attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne | Added 75 times in trip plans
    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

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    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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    The Biscuit Factory

    Tags: Art Gallery, Exhibition

    Address: 16 Stoddart St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AN, United Kingdom

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

    This contemporary art gallery is the largest of its kind in the UK. It only became an art gallery in 2002; before that, it used to be an actual biscuit factory. It’s crafts and exhibits mostly r...Read more

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    Laing Art Gallery

    Tags: Art Gallery, Arts And Crafts

    Address: New Bridge St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AG, United Kingdom

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

    This Baroque and Art Noveau building was opened in 1904. It’s crafts and fine arts collection is significantly influenced by Newcastle’s history. These include paintings, glassworks, water...Read more

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    St. Mary's Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Landmark, Historical Site

    Address: Clayton St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5HH, United Kingdom

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This Gothic Revival Catholic Cathedral was built between 1842 and 1844. It’s one of the major works of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, who’s most famous for the decoration works he’s...Read more

  9. # 9 of 12 Art and Cultural Attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne | Added 144 times in trip plans
    Bessie Surtees House

    Tags: Landmark, Historical Site, Architecture

    Address: Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 3JF, United Kingdom

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

    The love story (or scandalous elopement) of Bessie Surtees and John Scott (a coal merchant’s son who was later Lord Chancellor of England) is legendary. This beautiful 17th century Tudor House n...Read more

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    North East Art Collective

    Tags: Art Gallery, Exhibition

    Address: 45, Eldon Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 7RA, United Kingdom

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    One of the newest art galleries in the city, the North East Art Collective is focused almost exclusively on the works of North East artists. Covering paintings in watercolours and oils, sculpture in g...Read more

  11. # 11 of 12 Art and Cultural Attractions in Newcastle Upon Tyne
    Christ Church Image
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    Tags: Church

    Address: Church House,, St John's Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne, North Shields NE29 6HS, UK

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    Alexandra Allan

    Lovely building with a very friendly and welcoming congregation.

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    Newcastle Baha'i Image
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    Tags: Church

    Address: 30D Victoria Square, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4DE, UK