“Possibly my favourite place in the world... certainly the most important Anglo-Saxon site in the world"
Dr Janina Ramirez - Cultural historian, broadcaster and author
Discover the incredible world of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria and the extraordinary life of Bede - the father of English history - at our historic and environmental oasis in the heart of South Tyneside. Set across 11 acres, Jarrow Hall features a museum dedicated to exploring the life and legacy of Bede, alongside an extensive Anglo-Saxon farm and reconstructed Anglo-Saxon dwellings.
Suitable for visitors of all ages and companion animal-friendly too, we are also available for private hires, events and weddings, alongside school and academic visits. see our Opening Times and Visitor Information page to plan your trip.
Jarrow Hall is managed and operated by Groundwork South and North Tyneside in partnership with South Tyneside Council and supported by Port of Tyne. Project work supported by the Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund and the Heritage Lottery Fund.
What's On - Events and More
Supported by Heritage Lottery Fund a group of young people have been exploring Anglo-Saxon Heritage and developing their skills and confidence in Anglo-Saxon crafting techniques at their base here at Jarrow Hall. The young people will be demonstrating skills and techniques and will have items they have made on sale at Jarrow Hall.
Open every day of May Half Term. Proudly part of the Jarrow Festival. So much to see and do! Visit Jarrow Hall this half term to become an explorer, grab a kit from reception, and follow the trail to delve into the rich history of Jarrow Hall through the ages. The amazing contemporary dancers from…
Join artist Alizon Bennet for a banner making workshop to get ready for the Banner Parade! The theme of the banner will be ‘What Jarrow means to me’ – bring your creativity and come and make your mark! This is a free, drop in session so take part for as long as you like.
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…
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…
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…