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Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Fascinating and very dog friendly!

A fantastic exhibition gave a great insight into the Venerable Bede which was followed perfectly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Limerick, Ireland
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Good Visit

O a pleasant summer's day this was very enjoyable. Good displays in the museum relating to The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Frank S
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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Discover the incredible world of Anglo-Saxon Northumbria and the extraordinary life of Bede - the father of English history - at our 11-acre historical and environmental oasis. Jarrow Hall features at its heart a museum dedicated to exploring the...more
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The Museum Church Bank, Jarrow NE32 3DY, England
+44 191 424 1585
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic exhibition gave a great insight into the Venerable Bede which was followed perfectly with a visit to the reconstructed house and farm. It really made the Anglo-saxon period very real. It is also super dog friendly and we could take our big dog...More

Thank westhuhal
Reviewed 1 week ago

O a pleasant summer's day this was very enjoyable. Good displays in the museum relating to The Venerable Bede, then the excellent outdoor Anglo-Saxon farm with interesting rare breeds ad buildings.

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited with 2 teenage sons and my mum. We were pleasantly surprised by the lovely Anglo-Saxon farm, with some really interesting animals. However, the high point of the outdoor area was the reconstructed buildings, one of which contained 2 historians, dressed in period costume,...More

Thank bellm10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to visit. There’s animals to see outside and also other activities to get involved in. Also the museum is fun

Thank carlym82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here with my 11 and 13 year old and their grandparents who were visiting for a few days. Very reasonable entrance fee so wasn't quite sure what too expect. The older ones of the party enjoyed the museum but there was a lot...More

Thank browneyedgrl2008
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a lot of information about the life of Bede, someone I didn’t actually know anything about before. He was a Monk and an author, scholar, linguist and translator. It was interesting to wander round the museum as there is a lot to see....More

Thank vivEngland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day out at Jarrow Hall despite wet and chilly 'summer' weather. Many thanks to David who gave us a brilliant tour of both the Anglo-Saxon village and museum. He was knowledgable, friendly and enthusiastic - an absolute asset to the place....More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great couple of hours here with my family. Really worth the small entrance fee, we loved the whole place, the animal were great. Anglo-Saxon village very atmospheric, even some people dressed up making jewellery I think! Cafe amazing.

Thank mjofab
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Combining animals and history, whats not to love? The museum is very well done and very informative. The grounds with the anglo saxon village are lovely and a lovely walk and dotted around the grounds are various pigs, geese, chickens, goats and cows. You can...More

Thank Wonderwoman35
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Food is unique and flavoursome. Lovely coffe’s and Great selection teas. Venue is clean and bright. Park nearby for a lovely stroll.

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Gerry A
26 May 2018|
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Response from mlucyjack | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can (surprisingly, as there are all sorts of animals in pens). The information booklet which you can access online says 'All dogs must be kept accompanied and on a lead. Owners are responsible for their needs and... More