Old Town Hall

Old Town Hall
West Street
Newcastle & Gateshead
Tyne and Wear




0191 4336924

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The facilities of this beautiful and historic building have been upgraded and in the Main Hall we have a fully functioning venue with an inspiring multi-purpose space.

As well as providing a base for a busy and varied programme of Arts events, the Main Hall is also available for hire. It is ideal for anyone who would like to put on a concert or event and can accommodate conferences, presentations, workshops and large meetings. It is also a perfect setting for those special occasions or celebrations, such as retirement, leaving or birthday parties, ceilidhs and wedding receptions.

Venue Type:

Museum, Campaign or initiative

Opening hours

Dependent on exhibitions and events. Please see website for details.

Admission charges

Dependent on exhibitions and events. Please see website for details.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.

Open Mic Night

  • 17 May 2014 6-11pm

In the Somethin’s Brewin’ café, Sage Gateshead’s very
own Dave Wood will compère an open mic night with any
musicians who want to take the stage welcome. The cafe
will be open, selling alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, food
and snacks. East Street Arts will open up their studios,
with a number of artists exhibiting their work and offering
demonstrations and also the chance to have a go yourself.
Look out for the Time Bandits from 6pm.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 16-17