24 Hours in Newcastle
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Only have time for a flying visit? Don’t worry we’ve got you covered. Here’s some of things you can book before you arrive to make the most of your day! But don’t leave it too late book them today!
This Itinerary Schedule
Discover something new
Discover Newcastle during this fascinating guided tour and explore one of the greatest cultural cities in the country – fantastic museums, art galleries, public spaces – world-class architecture from classical to post-modern as well as some brilliant history from Romans to today.
Treat your tastebuds
Experience a unique heritage tour and fine-dining experience at Blackfriars Restaurant in Newcastle.
Explore the long and turbulent history of Blackfriars in Newcastle, a 13th-century former Dominican friary and is steeped in medieval history and now is home to an award-winning, fine-dining restaurant.
Dating back to 1239, Blackfriars lays claim to being the oldest dining room in the UK, the jewel in Newcastle’s medieval past, and a stalwart of the local dining scene.
Take part in a fascinating 45-minute guided tour of the Grade I Scheduled Ancient Monument followed by a 3-course set lunch in the restaurant, with wine and coffee.
Watch in wonder
Newcastle’s most iconic historic building, Newcastle Castle is screening film nights within the walls of The Great Hall in its 12th-century Castle Keep, and you're invited!
From cult classics to Harry Potter to Rocky Horror Picture Show, there's something for every movie buff so grab your popcorn and enjoy an atmospheric movie experience.