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Jarrow is in Tyne and Wear.

The Spirit of Jarrow

Get in[edit]

It is easily accessible by busses from Gateshead Interchange and Newcastle's Eldon Square concourse, although it is much easier to use the Tyne & Wear Metro, which takes only around 15 min from Newcastle City Centre.


The various tributes to the Jarrow March

  • Jarrow marchers muralJarrow Metro Station. small mural
  • Spirit of Jarrow (near to Morrison's supermarket). large bronze statue
  • Jarrow Art CentreViking Precinct. hold seasonal displays, usually of a local flavour.
  • Tyne Pedestrian Tunnel (on the outskirts of the town). features the longest and oldest wooden escalators in the world.
  • Bede's World. Jarrow's most famous resident was the father of the English language, the Venerable Bede, his life being celebrated at Bede's World, a museum and replicated Saxon village, next to the church of St. Paul and the ruins of the originally monastery where Bede lived.





  • Robin Hood. where Jarrow Brewery's ale brewery is located



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