Tynemouth Priory and Castle - English Heritage

Tynemouth Priory and Castle - English Heritage
Newcastle & Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE30 4BZ




0191 257 1090

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Once a monastery and a burial place of kings and saints Tynemouth Priory and Castle is an inspiring day out sure to capture the kids’ imaginations. Explore the ruins, find tranquillity in the tiny chapel, take in the beautiful coastal views and enjoy a picnic in the grounds.

Venue Type:

Castle or defences, Sacred space

Opening hours

1 Apr-30 Jun 10am-5pm daily / 1Jul-31 Aug 10am-6pm daily / 1-30 Sept 10am-5pm daily / 1 Oct-31 Mar 10am-4pm Thu-Mon / Closed 24-26 Dec and 1 Jan /

Admission charges



  • English Heritage