Things to do in Newcastle and Gateshead. The vibrant capital of North East England is the place to come for dazzling culture and superb shopping, thrilling sport, great places to eat and - its not just us that say it - one of Europe's best nights out! And it's all served up with a hearty helping of our famous Geordie friendliness, from the moment our iconic Angel of the North welcomes you - literally - with open arms. Minutes away from coast and countryside you can go from relaxing at the coast to soaking up world- class; from getting back in- touch with nature at a woodland retreat to shopping .
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Housed in a landmark industrial building on the south bank of the River Tyne in Gateshead, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is a major international centre for.
World- class culture, vibrant nightlife, award- winning dining, inspiring heritage, fantastic shopping and acclaimed architecture are linked here, as nowhere else, by the famous Northern spirit which unites our unique region. Live Theatre produces work as varied and diverse as its audiences and Northern Stage is a world- class venue for theatre making. It’s also worth checking out the huge variety of public art walks in the region’s towns, cities, coast and countryside as well as the wide range of smaller galleries across the area. Attractions such as 2,0.
Tynemouth Priory and Hadrian’s Wall confirm the region’s rich past and complement the offering of museums such as the newly refurbished and extended Great North Museum or take a tour through the fascinating Victoria Tunnel, which runs directly under the city. In 2. 01. 0, all of Tynemouth's Beaches were awarded prestigious Blue Flag status. Paired with the range of boutiques lining High- Bridge Street and scattered throughout fashionable suburbs like Jesmond, as well as the quaint and quirky markets of Tynemouth and Armstrong Bridge in Jesmond, Newcastle.
Gateshead is a shopaholic’s dream! For something a little different why not try Blackfriars restaurant which, housed in a historic friary in Newcastle City Centre, is believed to be the oldest restaurant in the country. Newcastle. Gateshead is a food festival with a difference.
Quirky, imaginative and of course delicious, EAT! Sunderland Airshow, the biggest free event of its kind in Europe, never fails to amaze kids and grown- ups alike with jaw- dropping flying displays from the Red Arrows, Enchanted Parks sees Gateshead’s beautiful Saltwell Park transformed into an intriguing winter wonderland whilst Juice, Newcastle. Gateshead’s award- winning festival for children and young people, hosts all sorts of wild and wonderful events for babies, children and teenagers..