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less than 2 miles

  1. Add Marsden Bay to your Itinerary

    Marsden Bay

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    Type:

    Sightseeing

    South Shields

    Discover the dramatic cliffs and bays with stacks and caves at Marsden Bay for the perfect day out in South Shields. Plan your trip at NewcastleGateshead.

  2. Add Mere Knolls Cemetery to your Itinerary

    Mere Knolls Cemetery

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    Type:

    Cemetery / Mausoleum

    SUNDERLAND

    Opened in 1856 and now covering a holdin of 42 acres, many notable people are laid to rest here including Robert Thompson, Sir Robert Thompson, Lawrence Dickse and John Harkness.  More information can be found here ->>https://www.sunderland.gov…

  3. Add Souter Lighthouse and The Leas to your Itinerary

    Souter Lighthouse and The Leas

    Type

    Type:

    Lighthouse

    Whitburn

    A magnificent Lighthouse, family friendly and located on a beautiful stretch of coastline.

    Awards

    • Visit England Code of Practice 2011

less than 5 miles

  1. Add Tynemouth Aquarium to your Itinerary

    Tynemouth Aquarium

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    Type:

    Aquarium

    Tynemouth

    Situated on the sea front at Tynemouth, Tynemouth Aquarium is the perfect attraction for when the rain interferes with your trip to the beach!

    Awards

    • Visit England Code of Practice 2012
  2. Add The Word, National Centre for the Written Word to your Itinerary

    The Word, National Centre for the Written Word

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    Type:

    Family Activity Centre

    South Shields

    The Word, National Centre for the Written Word is South Tyneside's new state-of-the-art cultural venue which has a lot to offer! The spectacular building opened in October 2016.

    The building is brimming with exciting new experiences, activities…

  3. Add Monkwearmouth Station Fans Museum to your Itinerary

    Monkwearmouth Station Fans Museum

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    Type:

    Museum

    Sunderland

    Housed in the former Monkwearmouth Station museum.  The Fans Museum has an outstanding collection of SAFC memorabilia as well as that of national and international clubs.

  4. Add Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum to your Itinerary

    Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum

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    Type:

    Historic Site

    South Shields

    Arbeia is the best reconstruction of a Roman fort in Britain and offers visitors a unique insight into the every day life of the Roman army, from the soldier in his barrack room to the commander in his luxurious house.

    Awards

    • Visit England Code of Practice 2012
  5. Add Roker Pier and Lighthouse to your Itinerary

    Roker Pier and Lighthouse

    Type

    Type:

    Landmark

    Sunderland

    Roker Pier and Lighthouse are a Grade ll listed building whihc opened in 1903. The original lantern was gas powered, emitting a 45,000 candlepower reflected beam reputedly visible for over 15 miles out to sea. Once complete, the pier extended 2000ft…

  6. Sunderland Bridge

    Add Sunderland Bridge to your Itinerary

    Sunderland Bridge

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Site

    Sunderland

    Sunderland Bridge dates back to the 14th century and the woodland clustered around it is majestic. It is built of dressed sandstone with four semicircular arches. The bridge has undergone several rebuilds, with the end arches being rebuilt in 1770,…

  7. Add St Peter's Church to your Itinerary

    St Peter's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Sunderland

    St Peter's Church stands as one of the oldest in Britain more than 1300 years old. Built in 674AD by Benedict Biscop, there is a stained glass window in the church dedicated to him. At the age of 7 the Venerable Bede joined the monastery here.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Northern Saints Trails Passport 2021Northern Saints Trails Passport
  8. Add Sunderland Minster to your Itinerary

    Sunderland Minster

    Type

    Type:

    Cathedral / Minister

    Sunderland

    The Minster is a significant part of Sunderland’s heritage, dating as some suggest to as far back as 940AD. Rebuilt in the 20th century and following the grant of city status to Sunderland in 1992 the church was re-designated as ‘Sunderland Minster’…

  9. St Benet Church

    Add St Benet Church to your Itinerary

    St Benet Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    SUNDERLAND

    A large Catholic Church in Sunderland. 

  10. Wearmouth Bridge

    Add Wearmouth Bridge to your Itinerary

    Wearmouth Bridge

    Type

    Type:

    Bridge

    Sunderland

    A through arch bridge spanning the River Wear in Sunderland, the current bridge was opened in 1929.  It is the final bridge over the River Wear before reaching the North Sea.

  11. Add Lost World Mini Golf to your Itinerary

    Lost World Mini Golf

    Type

    Type:

    Golf Course

    North Shields

    Lost World Adventure Golf is the perfect place for a trip out with the family!

    In a land that time forgot you can enjoy a 9 or 18 hole round of adventure golf set in beautifully landscaped course.

  12. Add Stadium of Light to your Itinerary

    Stadium of Light

    Type

    Type:

    Sports Ground

    SUNDERLAND

    The Stadium of Light is home to Sunderland AFC's Black Cats.  Tours are available all year round giving you the opportunity to experience a walk down the tunnel or see the players' changing rooms. 

  13. Add Northern Spire Bridge to your Itinerary

    Northern Spire Bridge

    Type

    Type:

    Bridge

    Sunderland

    An impressive two span cable stayed bridge and A-frame pylon rising to 344ft to cross the River Wear.  With two lane traffic capacity and access for cyclists with footpath along the length. 

  14. Sandhaven Beach

    Add Sandhaven Beach to your Itinerary

    Sandhaven Beach

    Type

    Type:

    Beach

    South Shields

    Sandhaven Beach is an awarding winning blue flag beach, offering a traditional seaside experience.  From building sand castles and exploring rock pools to surfing and Windsurfing, there's plenty to keep all the family entertained.

  15. Add Roker Park to your Itinerary

    Roker Park

    SUNDERLAND

    A wonderful park connecting directly to the beach.  Family fun with tennis courts, basketball, play area, boating lake and more! 

  16. Add Tynemouth Priory and Castle to your Itinerary

    Tynemouth Priory and Castle

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    Tynemouth

    Tynemouth Castle and Priory was once one of the largest fortified areas in England. Overlooking the North Sea and the River Tyne, it dominates the headland.

    Awards

    • Visit England Code of Practice 2014

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