Newcastle's Catholic cathedral, opened in 1844.
Clayton Street West, Newcastle, NE1 5HH
0191 232 6953
Visit St Mary's Cathedral, built by AWN Pugin, one of the greatest Victorian architects (designer of the interior of the Houses of Parliament). Marvel at its needle spire, finely-carved altars, Victorian and contemporary stained glass, amazing Neo-Gothic tiled floor and superb new organ.
Come and learn about the history of the Cathedral from the people who were involved. Newcastle City Guides will be in role as Pugin and his contemporaries from the Cathedral and will be ready to tell you the story of this marvellous building.