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Address: Central Library | Prince Consort Road, Gateshead NE8 4LN, England
Phone Number: 44-191-433-8420
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Good Tourist Centre

Have to pay to park but OK Visitors centre very informative & friendly staff. Will print off information, maps & best rotes to attractions

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Port Harcourt, Nigeria
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Have to pay to park but OK Visitors centre very informative & friendly staff. Will print off information, maps & best rotes to attractions

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is a real Jewel in the crown for library's Extremely helpful staff with thousands of books CDs DVDs and computers for beginners classes to just pice and quiet for a hour or so in a comfy chair with your favourite author The library staff show you how to look for your books on the computer to see if they... More 

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Gateshead
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

I love Libraries, and Gateshead's is great. Nice and modern with a great range of books. Also have DVS and CD with some great offers on them. Latest releases too for only £2.50 per night or over the weekend. They really try and engage with the local community too running events, not just book and history based, but on different... More 

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Rowlands Gill, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I love this library. It is big and I love to sit in a chair and just read. The staff are lovely and helpful.

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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I wanted somewhere quiet to read, I found it to be a bit noisy, the quiet/study room was closed for decorating, I spoke to a member of staff who, very kindly unlocked a meeting room for my personal use.Hot and cold drinks served in cafe along with tasty snacks, sandwiches, soup, quiche and jacket potatoes. Prices very reasonable, and cafe... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Often pop in for lunch and coffee during dinner break, prices are very good and always a choice of toasties, soup, sandwiches and cakes etc. Very popular and always quite busy, but service good and friendly, free parking which is always a plus.

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Gateshead
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

Nice library, cafe, information centre and arts venue. It's quite far from the centre of Gateshead so I wouldn't bother if you were only visiting for the weekend unless you were stopping on route to the Shipley museum or Saltwell Park.

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gateshead, tyne and wear
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

the information centre has leaflets on almost anywhere you would like to visit. if there is more detailed information that you need you can ask the very friendly, helpful staff.there is a small café where you could perhaps, on choosing a place to visit, make your plans over a coffee.i have often called into the information centre if I am... More 

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england
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

fantastic gift shop manged to get all my gifts for family and friends from this one shop. Also great advice on things to see and do in and around Newcastle. Great knowledge of local bus and metro services. Friendly staff who greeted us as soon as we went in. Very spacious and all the stock was clearly shown as was... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

The lady I saw provided all the information I asked for, bus timetables, walks etc. The historical self-guided walks are worth doing.

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Address: Central Library | Prince Consort Road, Gateshead NE8 4LN, England
Phone Number: 44-191-433-8420
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Gateshead

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