Famous Folk of Newcastle

Newcastle makes world changing people. This tour provides an engaging walk that will communicate the stories of Newcastle’s truly innovative inhabitants who created many of the inventions that you use in your daily lives! This will explore the nature of innovation within Newcastle and will help you look differently at the way you view technology around you!

Pickup


The start of the tour will be from Grey’s Monument which can be found on Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Drop Off


The end of the tour will be at Grey’s Monument which can be found on Blackett Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Things To Bring


The Tour does not go down to the quayside of Newcastle. This means it is less physically demanding than the Historic tour. This having been said we always suggest wearing all-weather clothing and walking footwear. Please do bring a camera to capture moments on the tour.

Inclusions


Locations that will be seen and a part of the Famous Folk tour are the Literary and Philosophical society, Stephensons Monument, The Tyneside Cinema.

Additional Info


Iles Tours would like to inform you that the terrain on the tour can be uneven and hilly due to Newcastle’s natural topography.

Cancellation Policy


Iles Tours operates a 24 hour cancellation policy. If you are unable to make a tour, please contact Iles Tours within 24 hours of a tour being scheduled and we will refund your purchase. Any Cancellations on the day, will sadly not be refunded.