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Newcastle City Guides Walking Tours

Newcastle City Guides Walking ToursWelcome to Newcastle City Guides website.

We are a group of enthusiastic, well-trained volunteers who, with NewcastleGateshead Initiative, share a passion for the history, heritage and culture of our great city.

The links below highlight our entertaining and fully researched historical walks around Newcastle, Gateshead and surrounding areas.

To keep up to date with out activity, sign up here for regular information.

View the Newcastle Association of City Guides Access Statement online, or download the Newcastle Association of City Guides Access Statement as a PDF (Adobe reader required).

Click on each link to discover more about our range of walking tours for the coming season.

CITY HIGHLIGHTS DAILY WALKING TOURS

This walk is an ideal introduction to Newcastle, its history and culture.

HERITAGE WALKS

These detailed walks provide fascinating facts and stories about historical events in Newcastle, Gateshead and surrounding areas

GREY’S MONUMENT

Climb the 164 steps of this monument in the centre of the city and let Newcastle City Guides show you the sights.

HERITAGE OPEN DAYS

As part of this annual event in September we will be leading additional walking tours.  

Looking for something a bit different? Experience the sounds of a wartime air raid and, follow a guide underground to discover Victoria Tunnel's role as a colliery waggonway. Tours run regularly throughout the year. See the Victoria Tunnel website for tour times. 

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  1. Add Daily Walking Tours City Highlights to your Itinerary

    Daily Walking Tours City Highlights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2015to31 Oct 2015

    Daily Walking Tours - City Highlights. Come and learn about the history and culture of our wonderful city.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  2. Add City Tour - Treading the Boards to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Treading the Boards

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    2 Sept 2015to2 Sept 2015

    Heritage Walk - From Newcastle's oldest theatre, discover other places where plays were performed, where actors hung out with rogues and vagabonds and follow the history of theatre back to the Guilds' Mystery plays.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  3. Add City Tour - Whitley Bay Wander to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Whitley Bay Wander

    North Tyneside

    Dates

    From:
    6 Sept 2015to6 Sept 2015

    Heritage Walk - See how the little village of Whitley grew into the major seaside resort of Whitley Bay. Hear how the Spanish City developed into a landmark tourist attraction and discover one of the rarest telephone boxes in the country.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  4. Add Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2015to10 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days, walking tour - City Highlights. Come and learn about the history and culture of our wonderful city. Tour leave at 10.30am from outside JG Windows music shop, Central Arcade, Grey Street.

  5. Heritage Open Days free walks

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    10 Sept 2015to13 Sept 2015

    A selection of Free walks will be offered as part of this event. Details will be posted on our website. www.newcastlecityguides.org.uk or Open Days website www.heritageopendays.org.uk. Booklets will be available from libraries

  6. Add Heritage Open Days - City tour - The Guildhall - 1.30pm to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - City tour - The Guildhall - 1.30pm

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2015to11 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days - Once the centre of administration and justice in the City. See the Mayor's Parlour, Merchant Adventurers' Room and the old courtroom where many a felon met his fate. *Limited spaces

  7. Add Heritage Open Days - City tour - The Guildhall - 3pm to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - City tour - The Guildhall - 3pm

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2015to11 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days - Once the centre of administration and justice in the City. See the Mayor's Parlour, Merchant Adventurers' Room and the old courtroom where many a felon met his fate. *Limited spaces

  8. Add Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Sept 2015to11 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days, walking tour - City Highlights. Come and learn about the history and culture of our wonderful city. Tour leave at 10.30am from outside JG Windows music shop, Central Arcade, Grey Street.

  9. Add Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - Walking tour - City Highlights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2015to12 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days, walking tour - City Highlights. Come and learn about the history and culture of our wonderful city. Tour leave at 10.30am from outside JG Windows music shop, Central Arcade, Grey Street.

  10. Add Heritage Open Days - City tour - Spital Tongues to your Itinerary

    Heritage Open Days - City tour - Spital Tongues

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    12 Sept 2015to12 Sept 2015

    This tour is free as part of Heritage Open Days - Visit a village tucked away where coal mining, furniture making, and a lunatic asylum sat cheek by jowl with upper class housing. Meet at the entrance to exhibition park on Claremont Road at 2.30pm

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