Newcastle | Things to do

Things to do in Newcastle

Whether you like to take a guided tour or prefer to explore in your own time, you’ll find the perfect day out in Newcastle. Feed animals, explore the underground, watch some newsreels, bowl a strike or wander the riverside, there’s no shortage of choice in this city.


Step back in time or explore the galaxy, Newcastle’s museums and galleries will take you on a journey of discovery.

Parks & landmarks

Take a trip to the farmyard, explore some Victorian tunnels, or hit the bowling lanes, no one day out is the same in Newcastle.


From a medieval castle to the Millennium Bridge with plenty of great green spaces in between, you’ll find lots to explore.

Near Newcastle

Head out in the countryside surrounding Newcastle and you’ll find everything from medieval manors to angelic sculptures.

Looking for a hotel in Newcastle?

We have a huge range of fantastic hotels in the North East for the business and leisure traveller. If you're on business, check into our airport hotels. We also have a range of hotels ideally located for a weekend break away. Plus, there are hotels near Newcastle University and a collection of budget hotels for the price conscious  Whichever part of Newcastle you’re planning to visit, you’ll find a selection of comfortable Premier Inn hotels nearby.