Historical tour of Newcastle

Grey's Monument 150 Grainger St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AF, GB, Newcastle, United Kingdom
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What To Expect

Take the time to soak up Newcastle's rich history and admire its stunning architecture on this two-hour walking tour. As you stroll through the city, you'll delve into its Roman, Norman and mercantile history while admiring its monuments like the Castle Keep and Earl Grey's Monument. You'll hear about the Victorian entrepreneurs who made Newcastle an industrial revolution powerhouse and discover churches, hidden stairways and a medieval monastery. Then, it's time to take in the revamped Quayside where you can enjoy views of the River Tyne and take in the city's vibrant atmosphere, rooted in the famously friendly nature of the 'Geordie' locals.

What to remember

Important info

  • This tour does not include entry to any sites seen on the tour. Your guide can suggest sites and locations to visit as well as restaurants and cafes at the end of your tour
  • Please dress warmly with waterproofs as the weather is always changeable and wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Please contact the tour provider about any disabilities your group may have as tours can be customised for wheelchairs and those with vision impairments
  • Please let the tour provider know if any children under 6 years of age will be travelling with you. You'll find their contact details on the voucher after booking
Guided tour
Know Before You Go

Immerse yourself in Newcastle's rich history and stunning architecture. Learn about the city's diverse past and soak up its vibrant atmosphere. Check out the most famous attractions that Newcastle has to offer

Operating days

Monday to Saturday

Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until 3 days in advance
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Meeting Point

Please meet your guide at the Earl Grey Monument,