boilershopBoiler Shop is an exciting and unique event space in the centre of Newcastle.

A versatile, state of the art venue, easily adaptable for multiple uses.

In the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, a unique, independent venue of great character and rugged charm.

Boiler Shop was constructed in the 1820s for the world’s first locomotive works, Robert Stephenson & Company; crucible of the Industrial Revolution. Rich in engineering history and architectural interest, it is Grade II* Listed.

In 2016, owner-custodians, Clouston Group, completed a major restoration and enhancement programme, introducing state of the art facilities to create an exceptional, dynamic space.

Hosting some of the city’s most prestigious and exciting gatherings, from live performances, club nights and exhibitions, to food and drink festivals. Boiler Shop is perfect for ambitious, memorable events and a broad spectrum of cultural uses.

“The Boiler Shop venue in Newcastle is dead cool.” - Scumeck Sabottka, Kraftwerk manager.

“We all fell completely in love with your amazing and wonderful venue and honestly appreciated everybody`s warm hospitality and the perfect equipment of course, too. The sound was awesome, everything, really everything was wonderful.” - Anna Szczuka, Einstürzende Neubauten manager.

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How To Find The Venue

20 South Street
Newcastle upon Tyne

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+44(0)191 300 6162


Newcastle Central Station is adjacent; Boiler Shop is a 5-minute walk from the main entrance.

Newcastle Airport: 25min
London King’s Cross: 2h 45min
Edinburgh: 1h 30min
Leeds: 1h 25min
York: 1h

Stephenson Quarter 24 hr Car Park
Forth Banks, NE1 3PH


Stephenson Works approved taxi cab service is L.A. Taxis: +44 (0)191 287 7777

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