Things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne 

If you’re visiting this bustling city for a day, a weekend or a little longer we’ve got the best ideas of things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne.

This vibrant city has its fair share of top attractions, from world-class entertainment to the best eateries and bars as well as unique experience you won’t want to miss, you'll have no problem finding the activity you're after.

There's something to suit every one – whether you’re looking to spend your time in the city as a couple, with the kids or alongside the whole family we have some great ideas to start your North East adventure. From a romantic meal at an award winning restaurant, to an adrenaline pumping kayaking lesson along the River Tyne or visiting a historic pub to sample local ales, the possibilities are endless. Here, we'll talk you through finding the best things to do in Newcastle upon Tyne.


Things to Do for Families ·

Your family adventure starts here! There’s something for everyone in Newcastle, from family-friendly museum exhibitions to exploring the beautiful city centre parks. From the most imaginative story-telling, a city farm experience, interactive exhibitions to dive into and so much more, there’s no limit to what you can do in Newcastle with the family.

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Things to Do for Couples ·

You'll find a range of things to do in Newcastle if you’re visiting the region as a couple. If you’re coming the UK for the first time it is likely you’ll be looking to try something new. The city boasts lots of places where you and your other half can enjoy fine food, cultural gems and a wealth of entertainment. You can’t afford to miss out on these top attractions in the city.

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Things to Do for Kids ·

Bringing the kids to Newcastle? No problem! The city has you covered with tones of fun activities, from space-themed golf to tricky treasure trails – Newcastle boasts lots of places where kids can enjoy a range of fun activities. Spend some time outdoors by visiting the cities vast parks or keep the kids entertained with some exciting indoor experiences. Newcastle is bound to have the best experiences for the kids in your family!

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