Welcome to Newcastle
During the last decades Newcastle has developed into a prominent city regarding technical innovations and culture. This makes Newcastle to one of Great Brittan’s most vibrant cities and a wonderful holiday destination with great shopping and an even better nightlife.
United by seven bridges across a spectacular riverscape, Newcastle (a city on the north bank of the River Tyne) and Gateshead (a town on the south bank) form a single, diverse and extremely vibrant visitor destination.
Newcastle-Gateshead Area: 460.000
|Currency||Pound Sterling, £1 = 100 pence|
|Opening hours||Most shops are open Mon-Sat 9 am-5.30 pm, Thurs also until 8 pm and Sun 10 am-5 pm
|Newspapers||Newcastle Evening Chronicle
|Tourist information||City Centre TIC
Central Arcade, Market Street
+44 191 277 8000
Open Mon-Sat 9.30 am-5.30 pm Closed Sunday and Bank Holidays
+44 (0)191 277 8000
Open: Mon-Fri 10 am-5 pm Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 9 am – 4 pm Bank Holidays 10 am – 4 pm