Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm
Village and Bede Museum

Celebrate our first birthday this weekend 21-22 October with Pay What You Want admission, historical reenactors , an autumn market, mini pony rides, birds of prey, discounted annual passes and more.

Full details at our events page.


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 Thursday to Sunday 10am - 4pm, Jarrow Hall is suitable for visitors of all ages and is pet-friendly too. See our Opening Times and Visitor Information page for more detail and to plan your visit.


What's On - Events and More



Meet Murphy Monday

Join us on October 23rd to kick off half-term with our favourite wolfhound Murphy. Murphy will be wandering our site from 12:00 – 14:00. Our site will be open everyday from 10:00 – 16:00 during half term. If you’re visiting us by metro, take advantage of our special offer with £3 entry when you show…

Dinostar Dinosaur Workshop

Long before the Anglo-Saxons, more than 100 different species of dinosaur roamed Britain. Join us during October half term to learn more about these incredible creatures with a series of Dinosaur Workshops featuring illustrated talks with artefacts from the the Dinostar Dinosaur Experience museum. As part of the workshops everyone gets to see and touch…

Jarrow Hall Halloween Haunt

Join us at Jarrow Hall on October 28 to help celebrate Halloween, with an Anglo-Saxon twist – fancy dress encouraged! Pick your own pumpkin to carve, make a rune stone pendant, take a guided tour around our museum, grab a picture with our dragon at our spooky photo booth, listen to ancient monster myths around…


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…

Jarrow Hall First Birthday Weekend Celebrations – Pay What You Want!

Jarrow Hall, the world’s only Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum, is celebrating its first birthday by throwing its doors open with ‘pay what you want’ admission for all visitors on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 October. “We’ve had tens of thousands of people join us at our unique site since opening Jarrow Hall 12…

Jarrow Hall secures £100,000 Grant to safeguard Bede Legacy

Jarrow Hall has secured £99,863 from the Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund delivered by national membership organisation the Museums Association. The grant will safeguard the legacy of Bede and change the way museums interact with their communities.  for a project which may become the basis for a pioneering new model of engagement for museums. The Esmée…

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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