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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 our 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.

NEWCASTLE CITY GUIDES - SEASON TICKETS

Season tickets offer access to over 40 different heritage walks throughout the year, as well as the City Highlights tours which run daily during the summer. The tickets cost £30 for adults and £25 for concessions. Season tickets make a fantastic gift for anyone interested in the history, heritage and culture of NewcastleGateshead.

NEWCASTLE CITY GUIDES - CITY TOURS 2016 BROCHURE

Download the City Tours 2016 brochure, or read online.

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 Tour - City Highlights to your Itinerary

    Daily Walking Tour - City Highlights

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    7 May 2016to29 Oct 2016

    Daily walking tour which offers a fascinating introduction to the history and culture of our wonderful city.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  2. Add City Tour - Wallsend Walkabout to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Wallsend Walkabout

    North Tyneside

    Dates

    From:
    27 July 2016to27 July 2016

    Memories of Wallsend with its name derived from the days of the Romans at Segedunum, remembering former industries such as shipbuilding and coal mining. We walk past 'Penny Wet' on the way to the quite unexpected village green

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  3. Add City Tour - Plinths and Pedestals to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Plinths and Pedestals

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    31 July 2016to31 July 2016

    A walk covering a wide variety of monuments, memorials and plaques, which about the city, and the stories surrounding them.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  4. Add City Tour - Swinging Sixties Newcastle to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Swinging Sixties Newcastle

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    3 Aug 2016to3 Aug 2016

    This tour will recreate the social culture of the swinging 1960s. Put on your miniskirts and flares and join us on a magical mystery tour of yesteryear, when man stepped on the moon and Strawberry Fields were forever.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  5. Add Grey's Monument Tours | 6 August to your Itinerary

    Grey's Monument Tours | 6 August

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    6 Aug 2016to6 Aug 2016

    Please note this event is now SOLD OUT.

    Price

    Price £2.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  6. Add City Tour - Brandling Village to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Brandling Village

    Jesmond

    Dates

    From:
    7 Aug 2016to7 Aug 2016

    A walk around Brandling Village, taking in the original 19th century core and its grand surrounding streets and houses.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  7. Add City Tour - West Walls and Blackfriars to your Itinerary

    City Tour - West Walls and Blackfriars

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    10 Aug 2016to10 Aug 2016

    Medieval Newcastle had one of the strongest town walls in England. See the West Wall, with towers and unique turrets, before reaching Blackfriars, one of the country's few remaining medieval friaries.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  8. Add City Tour - Saltwell Park Stroll to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Saltwell Park Stroll

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    14 Aug 2016to14 Aug 2016

    Walk around this beautiful Victorian park discovering stories of past and present. Find out the oddities of Saltwell Towers, the tale of the park's oldest inhabitant and the story of the disappearing bandstands!

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  9. Add City Tour - Newcastle Civic Centre to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Newcastle Civic Centre

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    16 Aug 2016to16 Aug 2016

    See behind the scenes and walk the corridors of our town hall, with a rare opportunity to climb the Carillon Tower. Advanced booking essential.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type
  10. Add City Tour - Style Matters to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Style Matters

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    17 Aug 2016to17 Aug 2016

    This walk looks at the diverse range of buildings in the City Centre that were designed by Cackett, Burns Dick and Mackellar.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £4.00 Per Ticket Type

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