Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm
Village and Bede Museum

Discover the incredible world of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria and the extraordinary life of Bede, the father of English history at our 11-acre historical and environmental oasis in the heart of South Tyneside.

Jarrow Hall features at its heart a museum dedicated to exploring the fascinating life and legacy of Bede, an extensive Anglo-Saxon demonstration farm and reconstructed Anglo-Saxon dwellings.

Open six days a week Tuesday to Sunday, Jarrow Hall is suitable for visitors of all ages and is companion animal-friendly too. See our Opening Times and Visitor Information page to plan your visit.

Jarrow Hall is managed and operated by Groundwork South Tyneside and Newcastle in partnership with South Tyneside Council and supported by Port of Tyne.


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Bede Museum Guided Tours

Enjoy a tour with one of our guides. Meet at reception and be taken through our museum and outdoors to discover the fascinating story of Bede and Anglo-Saxon Northumbria at the height of its power.   Complimentary with general admission to Jarrow Hall. Donations welcome.

Becoming Scheherazade

Magic and reality collide as one British Arab navigates the voyages of Sindbad the Sailor and tries to make sense of his own family’s relationship to their migration from Iraq to the UK. In August 2017 Cultural Spring supported a group of South Tyneside residents to go to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival to look for…

Dragon’s Lair Storytelling

Join us in the dragon’s lair for tales suitable for under-5’s. Our storyteller will select a well-known book each week to share, and you can expect lots of interaction as our little listeners become part of the story. Each session lasts around 20 minutes and you are free to enjoy the play space when the…


Join the Jarrow Hall Team as Programme Lead (Culture and Heritage)

Groundwork South Tyneside and Newcastle has been changing places and changing lives in Tyneside for 25 years. We are a busy, diverse charity with an excellent track record in partnerships and the delivery of quality projects, the latest of which is Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum; a world-unique visitor attraction and cultural…

Happy Holidays

Our first year is coming to a close and we would like to thank everyone who has made it so special. We’ve celebrated birthdays, weddings, music festivals and craft fayres; none of which would have been possible without your continued support. From all of us at Jarrow Hall and Groundwork South Tyneside and Newcastle, we wish you a…

North East Festival brings a taste of the world…

A new event which is championing independent food and drink producers will give visitors the chance to take a trip around the world – without even leaving the North East. The inaugural Flavours and Beats Festival will be held at Jarrow Hall, Church Bank, Jarrow, on Friday, November 24 and Saturday, November 25, with a…

With plenty for everyone to discover, learn and enjoy, why not get an Unlimited Pass? Pay once and enjoy complimentary general admission for a year plus a 10% discount at our gift shop and Hive Coffee Company, as well as discounts on ticketed events and more.

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