Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm Village and Bede
Museum in South Shields
Jarrow Hall is a museum in Jarrow, South Tyneside, England. Formerly called Bede’s World the museum celebrates the life of the Venerable Bede; who was a monk, author and scholar who was dubbed the “Father of English History” lived in at the Abbey Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, Wearmouth-Jarrow. The Abbey was a center of learning until it was sacked by the Vikings in the 9th century.
The museum has archaeological findsand details his life, and there is also a recreation of an Anglo-Saxon farm and village that sends you back to Northumbria in the centuries before the Norman Conquest.
The farm is also an animal sanctuary, home to 70 rare domestic breeds.
Visiting Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm Village and Bede
Adult £5.50, Children: £3.50
Address: Church Bank, Jarrow, South Tyneside, NE32 3DY
Duration: 1 hours and 59 minutes