St John the Baptist Church


St John's is one of the oldest churches in the city. It is open daily and welcomes visitors from all over the world. The first church was built on this site in c.1130, though most of the present structure dates from the mid 15th century. A number of famous names have been associated with the Church, including Thomas Bewick, Richard Grainger and the celebrated physician John Snow.


Contact Information

Grainger Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
  0191 232 0483
  Visit the St John the Baptist Church website

Useful Information

Disabled access : Entrance and main building on the level but 3 steps to toilet.
Opening Times : 8.30am - 4pm Monday-Thursday 8.30am-1pm Friday-Sunday

Admission Prices : Free

Location Information