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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 - Gorgeous Gosforth to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Gorgeous Gosforth

    Gosforth

    Dates

    From:
    7 Oct 2018to7 Oct 2018

    Enjoy a stroll around Gosforth looking at many of the great houses and remembering when this was the place for the seriously rich to live.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  2. Add City Tour - Ghostly and Grisly Quayside Tales to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Ghostly and Grisly Quayside Tales

    Quayside Newcastle

    Dates

    From:
    10 Oct 2018to10 Oct 2018

    A circular walk around the Quayside with ghost stories, witches, bodies fished out of the river and murders on both sides of the Tyne.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  3. Add City Tour - When Paddy Met Geordie to your Itinerary

    City Tour - When Paddy Met Geordie

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    14 Oct 2018to14 Oct 2018

    Discover why Irish refugees fleeing the 1845 Potato Famine were welcomed on Tyneside and examine the part played by Tyneside Irish Nationalists seeking an Independent Ireland.

    Price

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

    City Tour - Wallsend Walkabout

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2018to21 Oct 2018

    The name ‘Wallsend’ has links to the Romans and Segedunum.  This walk remembers former great industries and some of the local ‘heroes’ from the town

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  5. Add City Tour - St. Thomas to St. Thomas to your Itinerary

    City Tour - St. Thomas to St. Thomas

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    28 Oct 2018to28 Oct 2018

    From the site of the Chapel of St. Thomas on the medieval bridge to its early Victorian replacement at Barras Bridge, this walk visits several sites of religious significance.  

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  6. Add City Tour - Walk on the Dark Side - BOOKING ESSENTIAL to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Walk on the Dark Side - BOOKING ESSENTIAL

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    31 Oct 2018to31 Oct 2018

    Booking Essential
    Do you dare join us at Halloween for this popular walk?  Who will we bump into on our route around haunted Newcastle? 

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type
  7. Add City Tour - Lest We Forget to your Itinerary

    City Tour - Lest We Forget

    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dates

    From:
    11 Nov 2018to11 Nov 2018

    This is a walk about Newcastle in time of conflict, not just in the Great War but throughout the centuries.  Join us to remember the fallen as well as some of those who survived.

    Price

    Price £3.00 to £5.00 Per Ticket Type

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