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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.

For more information please contact us by email: info@ngi.org.uk

View the Newcastle Association of City Guides Accessibility Guide online, or Download the Newcastle Association of City Guides Accessibility Guide PDF | 347 KB.

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 2018 BROCHURE

Download the City Tours 2018 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.  

BECOMING A GUIDE

If you’ve ever thought “I’d like to do that”, then here’s some things you ought to know.

VICTORIA TUNNEL 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 City Tour - Merchants' Mansions to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Merchants' Mansions

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    12 July 2018to12 July 2018

    Visit buildings where prosperous merchants conducted their businesses and family lives.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  2. Add City Tour - North Shields Quayside to your Itinerary

    City Tour - North Shields Quayside

    North Shields

    Dates

    From:
    15 July 2018to15 July 2018

    See where industry and fishing once thrived and discover a hidden WW2 structure, the notorious ‘Jungle’ and a famous ‘Wooden Dolly’.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  3. Add City Tour - Central Station and The Boiler House to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Central Station and The Boiler House

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    16 July 2018to16 July 2018

    This walk takes a circular route in and around the magnificent Grade I  Central Station with access to the world’s first locomotive works.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  4. Add City Tour - Brandling Village to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Brandling Village

    Jesmond

    Dates

    From:
    18 July 2018to18 July 2018

    Brandling Village is an excellent example of a Victorian and Edwardian suburb essentially developed between 1820 and 1920.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  5. Add City Tour - Saltwell Park Stroll to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Saltwell Park Stroll

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2018to22 July 2018

    Walk around this beautiful Victorian park discovering stories of past and present. Explore the oddities of Saltwell Towers and hear tales of the park’s oldest inhabitant and the story of the  disappearing bandstands!

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  6. Add City Tour - South Shields - Trains, Boats and Sanddancers to your Itinerary

    City Tour - South Shields - Trains, Boats and Sanddancers

    South Shields

    Dates

    From:
    25 July 2018to25 July 2018

    Join our re-named walk around the centre and riverside of South Shields.  Sitting at the mouth of the Tyne, South Shields has a long history from Roman times to the modern day

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  7. Add City Tour - Dunston - Staithes, Steamers and Teemers to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Dunston - Staithes, Steamers and Teemers

    Dunston

    Dates

    From:
    26 July 2018to26 July 2018

    A unique walk exploring the history of Dunston Staithes and the industry that would have been visible on both banks of the Tyne.  The walk will take us onto the actual Staithes, one of Europe’s largest timber structure.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  8. Add City Tour - Stories Behind the Stones to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Stories Behind the Stones

    Gateshead

    Dates

    From:
    29 July 2018to29 July 2018

    Explore Gateshead’s first Victorian Civic Cemetery and discover the earlier St Edmund’s burial ground.  

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  9. Add City Tour - Tynemouth Village to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Tynemouth Village

    Tynemouth

    Dates

    From:
    1 Aug 2018to1 Aug 2018

    Stroll down the centuries in this historic coastal village to hear stories of seafarers, saints, inhabitants and invaders of old Tynemouth on this re-titled circular walk. 

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  10. Add City Tour - Grainger Town to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Grainger Town

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    2 Aug 2018to2 Aug 2018

    A walk that encompasses all that is beautiful in Newcastle's classical architecture, from the curved lines of Grey Street and it’s majestic Theatre Royal to the imposing Grainger Market. Hear about Richard Grainger, the man who made it all possible.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type

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