“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
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.
Fertile Ground are returning to Jarrow Hall, with their inspiring dance and live music! Enjoy a new work, created by artistic directors and former Rambert dancers Wiser and Dzierzon, which will be accompanied by a live performance of Schubert’s beautiful String Quartet No.14 (Death and the Maiden). Fertile Ground is the North East of England’s premier touring dance company.…
Taste experts Sarah Daglish and Eve McPadden are buzzing with excitement about their latest venture – opening a modern coffee shop and eatery in a Grade II listed 18th Century mansion. These entrepreneurs are bringing Hive Coffee Company, and its contemporary menu and brand, to Jarrow Hall, Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum – South…