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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 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! 

  2. 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
  3. Add Hylton Castle to your Itinerary

    Hylton Castle

    Type

    Type:

    Castle / Fort

    SUNDERLAND

    A decorative gatehouse tower of a Castle.  Built by Sir William Hylton shortly before 1400, this is the second oldest building in Sunderland. 

  4. Add Sunderland Maritime Heritage to your Itinerary

    Sunderland Maritime Heritage

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    Type:

    Heritage / Visitor Centre

    SUNDERLAND

    Learn of the maritime heritage with workshop and visitor centre open to the public three days a week. 

  5. Add St Pauls Church and Monastic Site to your Itinerary

    St Pauls Church and Monastic Site

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    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Jarrow

    The home of the Venerable Bede, St Paul's is one of the best understood Monastic sites and along with St Peter's has been short-listed as a World Heritage Site.

    Awards

    • Visit England Code of Practice 2012
  6. Add St Andrew's Church to your Itinerary

    St Andrew's Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Sunderland

    St Andrew's Church is of international importance, the interior has many treasures including William Morris carpets, Ernest Grimson furniture and the painted ceiling in the sanctuary depicting the creation of the sun and stars which is painted in…

  7. Tynemouth Priory Theatre

    Add Tynemouth Priory Theatre to your Itinerary

    Tynemouth Priory Theatre

    Type

    Type:

    Theatre

    Tynemouth

    Formed in 1946 the first plays were performed in Holy Saviour's Parish Hall.  In 1972 after many successful and happy years it was possible for the club to find a more permanent home in the The Wesleyan Chapel in Percy Street.  Visitors have…

  8. Add Tynemouth Aquarium to your Itinerary

    Tynemouth Aquarium

    Type

    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
  9. Add St Paul's Monastery to your Itinerary

    St Paul's Monastery

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Jarrow

    St Paul's Church has been a place of Christian prayer and worship for over 1300 years and is the starting point for the Way of Learning.

    Awards

    • Regional and Miscellaneous Northern Saints Trails Passport 2021Northern Saints Trails Passport
  10. 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
  11. 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. 

  12. 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,…

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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
  16. St John's Methodist Church

    Add St John's Methodist Church to your Itinerary

    St John's Methodist Church

    Type

    Type:

    Church / Chapel

    Sunderland

    Traditional Sunday service with a warm and welcoming congregation.  Regular midweek activities.  

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