How to Find Us

We are located at Church Bank, Jarrow, South Tyneside, NE32 3DY, right next to Drewetts Park.

On Church Bank look out for the big blue sign at our front gates or our colourful banner on the brick wall and you've arrived. Please note, some mapping services currently direct vehicles to our trade entrance on Slake Road and we thank you for your patience while we attempt to resolve this. 

We offer bicycle parking points nearby our main entrance and are on a number of interesting regional cycle routes, including 'Bede's Way' which links to the other end of the Wearmouth-Jarrow Double Monastery at what is now St. Peter's Church in Sunderland.

Tyne and Wear Metro

The Metro is a rapid transit and light rail system in North East England.  Jarrow Hall is a 20-minute walk from both Bede and Jarrow Metro stations. Buses and taxis also run from Jarrow Metro station.

The Go North East number 27 bus stops close to the museum and runs regularly.  Buses from Jarrow Metro station going in the direction of South Shields stop near Jarrow Hall before they reach the Tyne Dock stop listed on the timetables. Please check public transport timetables for up to date schedules.


We are located 2 minutes from the A19 Tyne Tunnel south entrance.  We offer complimentary parking for all visitors in our main car park directly across the road from our front gates.

A smaller on-site car park is available with dedicated spaces for Blue Badge holders and spaces for those wishing to be closer to the main entrance for accessibility (e.g. expectant parents or people recovering from injury).