The Ouseburn Summer Walks programme is back for 2021. Covering topics ranging from Ouseburn potteries to murder mysteries, book your place for a unique, one-off guided walk exploring one of Newcastle's most beloved areas. Read more
The Victoria Tunnel will reopen on Monday 17th May. Find out how we're making tours covid-safe and book your tour. Read more
Back to the Future guided walks resume on 14th April 2021! Come explore Ouseburn in a way you never have before. Read more
The Victoria Tunnel is a preserved 19th-century waggonway under Newcastle's streets, built by the Victorians to carry coal and re-used as an air raid shelter during World War 2.
Victoria Tunnel tours resume on Monday 17th May.
So many things to see and do in Ouseburn Valley
Ouseburn's rich heritage and lush green spaces make it an ideal destination for walks near Newcastle city centre. Click here for details of walks in Ouseburn as well as our programme of guided walks.
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With a diverse heritage, regeneration story and natural environment, Ouseburn makes an ideal learning setting for any level of study. Find a wide range of education and learning resources here.
Since the 1980s Ouseburn Valley has been through an exciting process of regeneration and it is continuing today. Check out the latest news, strategies and research papers collected here, and how to get involved in what's happening next.
Our Volunteer Tunnel Guides are organising a grand party to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the opening of the Victoria Tunnel on 7th April Read more
A programme of short guided walks to explore the area. Read more
A guided walk in memory of Ouseburn friend Eric Larkham Read more