Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm
Village and Bede Museum
Discover the incredible world of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria and the extraordinary life of the
Venerable Bede, the father of English history.
Jarrow Hall features at its heart a museum dedicated to exploring the fascinating life and legacy of Bede, an extensive, working Anglo-Saxon demonstration farm and reconstructed Anglo-Saxon dwellings.
Open every weekend from 7th January before our full launch in April 2017, Jarrow Hall is suitable for visitors of all ages.
What's On - Events and More
Join us at Drewetts Park on Sunday 28th May, Bank Holiday weekend for the highlight of the Jarrow Festival – The Jarrow Community & Charity Fayre. Arts, crafts and artisan food fayre, live music and entertainment, children’s fairground rides, bouncy castle, face painting, charity fundraising stalls plus lots more from 11am – 3pm. As well…
Jarrow Hall will be open from Saturday 8th April 2017 and all throughout the Easter holidays too. Join The Historical Combat Company with archery, clay pot making, beadwork bracelets, candle making, traditional cord-making, and see them restore Thirlings Hall using traditional skills and demonstrate Anglo-Saxon weaponry. Take a ride on Smurf and Marley, a pair…
The next talk in The Bede Lecture Series will take place on Saturday 25th February in the conference room of the Bede Museum at Jarrow Hall. Dr David Petts, Senior Lecturer in the Archaeology of Northern England at Durham University will be speaking under the title “New Discoveries on Holy Island”, describing the excavations he…
Extended Jarrow Hall Unlimited passes
valid through to April 2018