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Newcastle Visitor Information Centre

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Address: 10-14 Central Promenade, Newcastle BT33 0AA, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 4372 2222
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09:30 - 17:30
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 09:30 - 17:30
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Newcastle Visitor Information Centre stock a wide range of traditional and...

Newcastle Visitor Information Centre stock a wide range of traditional and contemporary crafts, including many local producers. Designer knitwear, jewellery, pottery, woodcarvings, hand painted silks and Game of Thrones merchandise.

Also stock a wide range of souvenirs, books and maps.

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The Information Centre is situated about half way along the promenade and well situated for the casual visitor to the town. Everything you may want to find out about the town of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
John A
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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340 reviews
212 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Information Centre is situated about half way along the promenade and well situated for the casual visitor to the town. Everything you may want to find out about the town of Newcastle as far as things to do or accommodation can be accessed here. There is plenty of information leaflets for local attractions and many further away can be... More 

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Thank John A
Winscombe, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found the staff very helpful and knowledgeable. The selection of maps, books and other items is good and the place is bright. Impressed by the provision of chairs for those who need to sit down and we were offered the loan of a wheelchair to save us getting ours out of the car as we were packed up for... More 

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Thank George B
canadiantravels30
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The ladies that work here are very helpful. I would recommend that you go here on the first day In The area for maps and information.

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Thank canadiantravels30
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review, I will pass your comments onto our staff who will be delighted with your kind words .. we hope you enjoyed your time in Northern Ireland and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We popped in here because we were having trouble arranging a fishing trip, given the time of year. The lady who served us was very helpful indeed and went out of her way to assist us.

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Thank Anne B
Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Staff very helpful. The centre is well worth a visit. I was looking for a few gifts to bring home. Most items were quite expensive. In places other than Newcastle I visited they stock nicely decorated tins of tea bags and jams or ladies neck scarfs which are all of good quality and make affordable presents. Not interested in purchasing... More 

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1 Thank Stephanie M
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

This information center was larger than expected, considering that the town was really small. They gave us really good advice on walking trails, and we could buy both stamps and postcards.

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Thank Helena W
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our services, we pride ourselves in delivering a quality service to all our visitors and delighted you enjoyed your visit with us. More 

Dublin, Ireland
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13 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Nice staff, nice place, nice exhibition, good quantity of brochures, good information, some souveniers (expensive in my opinnion)

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1 Thank Darby O
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, I will forward your comments to our staff. More 

Lisburn, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

The visitor centre is great, the staff are helpfull and have maps and leaflets for local walks. They also have lovely items which you can buy!

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1 Thank njamison082
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our services, I will forward your comments to all staff. More 

Crossmaglen, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stayed in Newcastle recently for a wedding. Staff in information centre extremley helpfull. Thanks for reccomedations and directions. all spot on. thanks again.

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1 Thank quinnbauto
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to review our services, and glad you found your destination. More 

Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

When in Newcastle this should be your first stop. Centrally located, they have leaflets for all places locally and further afield which are perfect for planning a great holiday!

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1 Thank anita b
SHPtourist, Front Office Manager at Newcastle Visitor Information Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review our services, if you need any assistance for your next trip, give us a call. More 

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