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Gateshead Millenium Bridge

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Address: South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AE, England
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+44 191 477 5380

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Fun attraction lots of bars cafes places to wine and dine

Fantastic structure fun for all the family lots of attractions round about location. It's something not requiring much time to see and a stone's throw from Newcastle city centre... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Les M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic structure fun for all the family lots of attractions round about location. It's something not requiring much time to see and a stone's throw from Newcastle city centre so lots to do

Thank Les M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The bridge looks lovely and takes a great picture.... BUT it's far too cold and windy. Was very scary. My bird had a runny nose by the time we got off. And we were nearly killed by a cyclist.

Thank Ben W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Even in winter you will always enjoy visiting millennium bridge and walk around in a chilled weather or even cycle to enjoy the amazing shape and tilting method that looks like a blinking eye. You must go and visit when you are around in New Castle specially in summer time

Thank Talal H
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Gateshead Millenium Bridge is a great tilting foot bridge to walk over. To be able to stand or sit without any hassle and just take in the views of the Tyne bridge, Swing bridge, High Level bridge and Metro bridge all probably within a distance of 600 yards of each other. Amazing!!! Great at night when it''s all lit up,... More 

Thank rolandhemsley
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This bridge can only be used by pedestrians and cyclists and there are separate sections for them so there are no crashes. In the Quayside area this will take you from the trendy eateries in Newcastle to the Baltic in Gateshead. Unfortunately I did not get to see it lift but I imagine that would be quite cool.

Thank therichastill
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning when lit up on the night.Whole area great well worth a visit.Its a must, people very friendly

Thank bill578
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not bad location but amazing bridge. This bridge is near BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art so it's worth it to visit! Not far walk from Newcastle city shopping centre. On the bridge you can sit there and enjoy the landscape!

Thank Andrew D
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's quite an experience to walk across this Bridge. Enjoyable to stand and stare half way across. Once over the other side then the waterfront is a lovely walk.

Thank Roger N
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bridge is a landmark of Newcastle and looks nice when illuminated. Separate cyclist and walking paths across.

Thank dwis1
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The latest bridge over the Tyne Its iconic in its own way Looks spectacular when its lit up at night A bit like me then🍻🍻🍻

Thank davethedrill

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