Take part in our specially devised walking tour of the many Medical School sites and places of interest in and around Newcastle - the resulting 'Stroll through time' offers an informative and different look at the city.
On your travels you will come across some hidden gems including:
One part of the Walk takes you through the Quayside area and things to see are:
Les Moss, who researched and wrote the map, has included a fascinating insight into the history and facts such as the first case of Asiatic Cholera in Britain, confirmed in Newcastle on December 7th 1831 or the first 'real' hospital, the Infirmary on Forth Banks in 1751 (where the International Centre for Life now stands).
An A4 version can be downloaded which will give a flavour of what the full version contains. Download the Stroll Through Time brochure (PDF - 2.3 MB)