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A BEACON OF LIGHT
Events this October Half Term
The Cathedral is currently undergoing redevelopment. Our heritage project, Common Ground in Sacred Space, revolves around reviving the medieval role of our building as a dynamic hub for worship, community and business activity. During this half term we are offering a number of opportunities to visit us and take a look behind the scenes as our team of experts bring 900 years of history to life. Book your slot on Eventbrite now!
The Big Draw- A Sneak Peek and Etch and Sketch
Thursday 29th October 2020: Tours at 10:00, 11:30, 13:00, 14:30
As part of The Big Draw Festival’s 2020 theme, A Climate of Change, we will be offering a sneaky peek behind the scenes of our major building project, Common Ground in Sacred Space, meet some of the key people and stories behind our inspirational place and have a go at drawing and etching on some of the materials recycled from the Cathedral refurbishment.
Take a Closer Look
Friday 30th October 2020: Tours at 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 14:30
As part of Newcastle Cathedral’s major building project, Common Ground in Sacred Space, we are offering a chance to meet some of the key people and stories behind our inspirational building.
Dare You Climb the Tower?
A rare chance to climb the 162 steps of Newcastle Cathedral’s Lantern Tower with breath-taking views of the city.