If you're only in this region for a while...
With so much to see and do in Newcastle-Gateshead, you may run out of time – so try this for a whistle-stop tour...
Expect a dynamic, diverse and international programme of contemporary visual art, with a changing calendar of exhibitions and activities designed to give a unique and compelling insight into contemporary artistic practice.
Café Royal is a stylish café bistro that offers all day dining in comfortable, social surroundings and beautiful Georgian architecture. The award-winning chefs lovingly prepare dishes with a contemporary twist.
Digital is one of the city’s biggest and best loved nightclubs with four rooms, a capacity of 1,400 and one of the best sound system you’ll ever encounter, the Funktion-One dance stack. Find this much-loved venue in Times Square.
If your in a quest to find a Chinese restaurant that stands out from the norm, be sure to visit Hei Hei. The wide range of dishes feature both traditional and modern recipes inherited from mainland China.
Newcastle City Parks
Newcastle is home to many parks. These high quality green spaces include traditional Victorian parks, countryside sites and nature reserves. Visitors can enjoy walks, wildlife, picnics, play areas, events and activities.
Panis Cafe was opened in 1995 by two Sardinian brother to sell the food and drink they enjoyed, with the same service they’d expect from back home and championed the best Italian produce, something that has never changed.
An international home for music and musical discovery, bringing about a widespread and long-term enrichment of the musical life. It has an inclusive approach to all its performances, classes and participation programmes.
Seven Stories celebrates children’s books. How books are made, where they come from and how we can all enjoy and share them. The centre is situated Victorian mill and offers beautiful views of the Ouseburn River.
Theatre Royal hosts some of the finest drama, the brightest West End musicals, the cream of the comedy circuit, award winning ballet and dance, family friendly shows, sensational opera – and the best Pantomimes in the country!
Established over a decade ago, Tokyo has blazed a trail for cutting edge cocktails. The indoor outdoor roof terrace provides the perfect spot to hook up with friends and kick back whether it be for midweek drinks or weekend jaunts.
World Headquarters is the only independent nightclub in Newcastle. It’s Newcastle’s only truly underground, word of mouth, musically driven club and is laid out over the lower 2 floors of Curtis Mayfield House.