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Welcome to Newcastle Upon Tyne

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newcastle Upon Tyne - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Newcastle Upon Tyne to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Newcastle Upon Tyne

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Newcastle Upon Tyne as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Newcastle Upon Tyne

26
NOV
No Briton Is An Island
Q4, Quorum Business Park,

Open10am3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain…

Location: 3.5 milesaway
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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26
NOV
Jersey Boys
Sunderland Empire

Internationally acclaimed hit musical Jersey Boys tells the remarkable story of the Four Seasons rise to fame.The Four Seasons are one of the most successful rock n roll groups of all time and Jersey Boys…

Location: 9.8 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Newcastle City Hall

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
NOV
Imelda May
The Sage Gateshead

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
NOV
Passenger
O2 Academy Newcastle

Singer song writer Mike Rosenberg is Passenger With a varying back up band for five albums of folk influenced pop rock Passenger has delivered hypnotically good all English music. Thank you Mike for putting the…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Hugh Cornwell Hazel OConnor
The Sage Gateshead

Hugh Cornwell Hazel OConnor at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Friday 28 November 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it.Our clever system imports all…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
John Grant
The Sage Gateshead

John Grant at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Friday 28 November 2014. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent youWell BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Metro Radio Christmas Live 2014
Metro Radio Arena

Metro Radio Christmas Live 2014 at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Friday 28 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Metro Radio Christmas Live 2014 tickets so weve done the…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
NOV
Metro Radio Live
Metro Radio Arena

This year we brought you huge acts such as Example Lawson and James Arthur and next year promises to be just as spectacular as we will be bringing you yet another great line up from…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Metro Radio Live 2014
Metro Radio Arena

Metro Radio Live 2014 at Metro Radio Arena live on Friday 28 November 2014 in Newcastle upon Tyne Northumberland.For tickets to see Metro Radio Live 2014 at Metro Radio Arena see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
NOV
Zoo School
Kirkley Hall Zoological Gardens

Do you fancy yourself as a future zoo keeper Well why not come along to one of our Zoo Schools. This programme is a must for any animal enthusiasts out there the event is designed to look at key areas including animal…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01670 841235
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29
NOV
Alfie Boe
Metro Radio Arena

Alfie Boe the English opera singing sensation has given many performances. Alfie Boe was the lead in Baz Luhrmanns highly acclaimed Broadway production of La boheme in 2003. Boe signed with the Classic FM Presents…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Alfie Boe Sol3 Mio
Metro Radio Arena

Alfie Boe Sol3 Mio at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne on Saturday 29 November 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Alfie Boe Sol3 Mio tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

29
NOV
Professor Green
O2 Academy Newcastle

British rap phenomena Professor Green will embark on the biggest tour of his career this April. The rapper has announced plans to hit up 10 of the UKs hottest venues with his unique brand of…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

30
NOV
Carvery Sunday Lunch
Kirkley Hall

Enjoy a delicious four course homemade carvery lunch and sample fine wines from our menus. £15.95pp this is a popular event so booking is essential call 01670 841235 or email enquirieskirkleyhall.co.uk…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01670 841235
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30
NOV
Run Northumberland Big 10 Mile
Kirkley Hall

9:45amRun Northumberland is part of the RUN NATION series of events and takes in historic and scenic venues. The events are open to runners of all abilities and are ideal for anyone aiming to do the Great North RunTo enter and for…

Location: 10.3 milesaway
Category: Sports

TEL: 0167 033000
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30
NOV
Silver Belles Christmas Show
Newcastle City Hall

This fantastic family event will see Silver Belles Christmas Show live in Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne and Wear at the Newcastle City Hall on Sunday 30 November 2014.Compare ticket prices for the Silver Belles Christmas Show event below.…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

01
DEC
David Baddiel Fame Not the Musical
Theatre Royal Newcastle

David Baddiel Fame Not the Musical at Theatre Royal Newcastle in Newcastle upon Tyne on Monday 01 December 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares…

Location: 0.2 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Culture Club
Metro Radio Arena

Culture Club at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle Upon Tyne on Tuesday 02 December 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too.Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Electric Six
O2 Academy Newcastle

This high energy alternative rock dance punk new wave exciting band of misfits are set to tour Britain After an extensive tour of the U.S these rockers are ready to jump the big pond flogging…

Location: 0.3 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
The Human League
Newcastle City Hall

Puff up those shoulder pads and feather that mullet The classic 1980s New Wave electronic band The Human League are back and are set to embark on a major tour of the UK this summer.The…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

02
DEC
Warpaint
The Sage Gateshead

Warpaint at The Sage Gateshead in Gateshead on Tuesday 02 December 2014. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Warpaint tickets so weve done the legwork for you.Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Jeff Wayne#';s War of the Worlds
Metro Radio Arena

Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds will be performing live Musical at Metro Radio Arena on the Wednesday 03 December 2014 in Newcastle Upon Tyne Northumberland.Buy tickets for Jeff Wayne039;s War of the Worlds online.…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
Jeff Waynes War of the Worlds
Metro Radio Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
DEC
The War of the Worlds
Metro Radio Arena

One of the most successful stage shows of recent times Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds ‐ Alive on Stage returns to UK Following a triumphant UK and European arena tour…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
DEC
Dinner and Cabaret @ Horton Grange, Ponteland
Horton Grange Hotel

Enjoy a three‐course meal with fizz and canapes on arrival.After dinner just sit back and let yourself be entertained by the velvet tones of Jasons voice and saxophone. He starts with all the swing classics but ups the tempo until you feel…

Location: 7.8 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01912 131831
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04
DEC
Peter Gabriel
Metro Radio Arena

Peter Gabriel is perhaps best known for hits like Sledge Hammer and Biko in the 80s. He rose to fame as lead singer in the band Genesis prior to Phil Collins taking over. His solo…

Location: 0.6 milesaway
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
DEC
Yule Celebrations 2014
Bede's World

Time and Tide Events are back for the second year with Yule Celebrations at Bedes WorldFriday Evening 3pm ‐8pm with candle processionSaturday 6th & Sunday 7th December 2013 10am ‐ 4.30pm .Bringing you Traditional Hand crafted & Artisan Products Fantastic foods Original…

Location: 5.5 milesaway
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07922 301035
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05
DEC
An Evening With Noel Fielding
Newcastle City Hall

An Evening With Noel Fielding at Newcastle City Hall live Comedy on Friday 05 December 2014 in Newcastle Upon Tyne Tyne and Wear.To compare ticket prices for the An Evening With Noel Fielding event at Newcastle City Hall see the…

Location: 0.5 milesaway
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
DEC
Brit Floyd
The Sage

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 0.4 milesaway
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Beamish, The North of England Open Air Museum

Britain&8217;s Best Museum Period Living & Traditional Homes &8216;2005 Best of British Awards&8217;and &8216;Living Museum of the Year 2004&8217; Good Britain Guide, Beamish is one of the region&8217;s leading tourist attractions. It vividly recreates life in the North of England in the early 1800s and early…

Tanfield Railway

World's oldest exisiting railway, originally opened in 1725.3 mile steam passenger railway between Sunniside, Causey Arch and East Tanfield.Loco and carriage collection and Britiain's oldest engine shed built in 1854.Open:Daily 10am ‐ 5pmTrain Times:Summer Sunday, Bank Holiday Monday and Wednesday…

Bedes World

The extraordinary life of the Venerable Bede AD 673‐735 created a rich legacy that is celebrated today at Bede's World, Jarrow, where Bede lived and worked 1300 years ago. Visit the:interactive Age of Bede exhibition in the stunning new museum buildingsite of the Anglo‐Saxon monastery of St Paul,…

Bowes Railway

Bowes Railway was originally a colliery railway built to carry coal mainly from pits in north west Durham to the Tyne at Jarrow. The earliest section was designed by George Stephenson and opened on 17 January 1826, making it one of the world's first modern railways.It was 15…

Life Science Centre

Uncover the secrets of life at The Life Science Centre, which takes visitors on an exciting hands‐on journey through the life sciences.At the Life Science Centre, discover just how truly amazing life is. Explore where life comes from and how it works. Meet your 4 billion…

Topgun Paintball

We are the only UKPSF Accredited Paintball Venue in the North East near to Newcastle, Sunderland and Durham, making us ideal for Newcastle Stag Parties and Hen activity days out.Our vast site is split into themed zones and is ideal for Corporate and Teambuilding events, where you can…

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Updated: 26/11/2014 17:10:31