How to find us
Please Note: Seven Stories is currently closed for refurbishment and will welcome you back from Sunday 19 July 2015.
While our visitor centre is closed we will still be bringing the magic of children's books to life across the North East. Click here to find out where we you can find us this Spring.
How to find Us
Seven Stories, Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 2PQ.
T: 0845 271 0777 ext 300.
Limited car parking is available in the Ouseburn Valley under Byker Bridge and along Lime Street. A 57 space car park is available behind Seven Stories on Foundry Lane, postcode NE6 1LH. There is pedestrian access to Lime Street and Seven Stories over the footbridge, up past Ouseburn Farm and the Cluny Pub. Limited disabled parking is available on Lime Street.
Free Parking is also available at Ouseburn South Car Park, approx a 10 minute walk away - NE6 1BU
There is additional parking to be found a short walk from Seven Stories on Ford Street (6 minutes walk), Albion Row (10 minutes walk), Leighton Street (4 minutes walk) and Stepney Road (4 minutes walk).
Our friends at Holy Biscuit have kindly offered their parking; why not pop in to see their lovely exhibitions too?
Coach drop-off point is on Lime Street.
Park and Ride Information
Newcastle Central Station in the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne has excellent rail links with all major UK cities, for more information visit thetrainline, Transpennine Express or GoEuro. Seven Stories is a 15 minute taxi ride from Central Station, there are also Metro and bus links.
The nearest Metro stations to Seven Stories is Manors, on the yellow line to Tynemouth and the Coast. Seven Stories is a good 10 minute walk from Manors. You can also park and ride, for more information on the Metro system visit Nexus
Walking from the Manors Metro station: Exit the station, turning right and climb the small flight of steps, turning right onto New Bridge Street. Walk past parade of shops on your right and keep going straight on for approximately ten minutes, keeping straight on at pedestrian crossing. Turn right at next set of traffic lights (next to Tanners public house) then first left down Stepney Bank which leads onto Lime Street. Seven Stories can be found a short distance along on the left hand side next door to the Cluny pub.
The yellow Quaylink bus, service Q2 runs from Ouseburn to Haymarket bus station via the east Quayside and Newcastle Guildhall, with a stop on Cut Bank (opposite Storey Carpets), just a two minute walk away.
From Central Station (Bewick Street) Newcastle - bus 22, stop at the Tanner's Arms and walk down Crawhall Road, then Stepney Bank to Lime Street.
From Monument (Blackett Street) Newcastle - 39 and 40, 12, 62 and 63 onto New Bridge Street and over Byker Bridge.
For transport information, visit a Nexus Travelshop located at major Metro stations, visit www.nexus.org.uk or contact Traveline on 0871 200 22 33.
Enter your starting location into the link below to find out the quickest and safest way to find us by bike. Our postcode is NE1 2PQ.
LINK – Cycle Map
Newcastle International Airport for more information visit Newcastle Airport
International Ferry Terminal for more information visit dfds