If you’re a fan of the Newcastle United F.C. or just love sports, then this 1.5-hour tour of St. James Park is just the thing for you. Spend time going behind the scenes of where the real matches take place at the park. Gain access to areas that aren’t normally open to anyone but players, coaches, and officials. Get a chance to slip into the media suite, and see where players and managers are interviewed before and after games. Plus, you can even sit in your favorite players spot in the home locker room.
1.5-hour tour of the St. James Park, the Newcastle United F.C. Stadium
Access areas of St. James Park that are usually only opened to players and officials
See where players and managers are interviewed at the media suite
Visit the home dressing room, and sit in your favorite player’s seat
Choose between morning, early afternoon, or late afternoon departure times
This tour is wheelchair accessible
Take home a souvenir from your experience
Not available on Match Days
Pay and display parking only
Meeting And Pickup
St James' Park, 1 Barrack Road Strawberry Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SE England
What To Expect
Meet at St. James Park, the Newcastle United F.C. Stadium for your 1.5-hour tour. You can choose a tour time between 12:30pm and 2:30pm on weekdays and 11:30am, 12:30pm, and 2:30pm on weekends, as long as it’s not a match day.
Once your tour begins, follow your guide around the park as you get a behind the scenes look. Go down to the field and in other areas usually only accessible to players, coaches, and officials. Experience a bird’s-eye view of the stadium by being taken up to the highest point in the stadium. As you walk around with your guide, gain valuable insight into to the Newcastle United F.C.’s past.
Other cool portions of this tour include a visit to the media suite. Here you can see where the football (soccer) players, coaches, and managers take interviews from media groups. Also, you can head down to the home team’s dressing room, and sit in the same spot where your favorite player suits up for every home game.
After the tour, your guide leaves you with not only knowledge, but a fun souvenir to take home with you.
St James' Park
The doors will open to a great Stadium Tour with plenty of visual and audio effects. The Newcastle United club is the first in the UK to introduce a virtual assistant: cutting edge technology that will enhance your tour experience. You will be taken to one of the highest points of the stadium where you will have a Magpie’s view of St James’ Park, the stadium that has been the home of Newcastle United since 1892. Watch out for the specially designed location boards, strategically situated at various parts of the tour to help give you a better understanding of the club and its proud history.
The Media Suite will provide fascinating insight into what happens at St. James’ Park on a matchday. See where the manager delivers his post-match opinions and where player interviews are filmed and beamed all around the world.
Whether it’s walking down the tunnel to Geordie music icon Mark Knopfler’s Local Hero echoing around the four corners of the stadium, or sitting in your favorite player’s seat in the Home Dressing Room, this tour offers something special for everyone.
Admission Ticket Included
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
Children under 14 years must be accompanied by an adult
Operated by Newcastle United Football Club
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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Brilliant Tour, 1st time my 5 year old...
Christopher T, Feb 2018
Brilliant Tour, 1st time my 5 year old had been to the stadium and now wants a season ticket. Couldn't fault the tour guide one bit, full of knowledge and information. Will be booking again soon!
Fantastic tour of St James' Park...
Geraint, Aug 2017
Fantastic tour of St James' Park. Accessed all areas. Great guided tour. Took loads of pics. Would highly recommend. Awesome two hour experience