“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 the father of English history at our 11-acre historical and environmental oasis in the heart of South Tyneside.
Jarrow Hall features a museum dedicated to exploring the fascinating life and legacy of Bede, an extensive Anglo-Saxon demonstration farm (home to rare-breed and rescued animals) 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.
What's On - Events and More
Join us in the dragon’s lair for tales suitable for under-5s. 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…
The animals who live at Jarrow Hall are rare breeds, and represent the kinds of animals the Anglo-Saxons would have known, and they live out their days on our site. Join us to meet these beautiful, fascinating beings and learn about them from our dedicated team. Complimentary with general admission to Jarrow Hall. Donations welcome.
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.
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 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…
Hive Coffee Comapny is set to create a buzz with its unique blend of wholesome foods and quality beverages on offer during South Tyneside Restaurant Week. Hive Coffee Company, based in the Grade II Listed Jarrow Hall House, is just one of the many food businesses taking part in the South Tyneside’s third annual Restaurant…