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Gateshead Millenium Bridge

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South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AE, England
+44 191 477 5380
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It's a bridge

Does what it's supposed to do, get me from one side of the river to the other without getting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Francesca S
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Easy access to the city centre

This bridge is a firm favourite with visitors and attracts a lot of photographic attention... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
989denisb
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lit up at night” (69 reviews)
“blinking eye” (53 reviews)
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South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Does what it's supposed to do, get me from one side of the river to the other without getting soaked. It's clean and has two paths and is prettily lit in the dark

Thank Francesca S
Reviewed 4 days ago

This bridge is a firm favourite with visitors and attracts a lot of photographic attention especially in the evening when it is lit up in a multi-coloured way.It affords an easy crossin with access to attractive restaurants and an easy passage tothe city centre.

Thank 989denisb
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Whilst coming up from the Wirral to watch my beloved Tranmere Rovers I went for a walk across to Newcastle and came back over this magnificent bridge. It has a cycle lane and a pedestrian lane which is very handy for getting across the river....More

Thank sjohnleslie
Reviewed 6 days ago

Safe and easy fun walk from Baltic to wine bars . Illuminated at night . Two lanes one for walkers and one for both bikes and walkers

Thank Janine F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting from London at the time, it was brilliant to see such a simple but brilliant millennium bridge. Compared to the millions spent on the O2, Wheel and other things that were built in London, it's such a good idea. So nice to watch it...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great viewsof all the bridges, the Sunday market was lovely very varied stalls at very reasonable prices. great bars restaurants especially the Broad Chare, coffee shops if you’re a cat lover there’s a good one there for you.

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is possible to walk or travel by bicycle across this beautifully designed millennium bridge with its fine lines and eye shape. Worth an evening visit when lights enhance it further. It leads to the Baltic modern art building and the Sage and provides stunning...More

Thank 22kathhryn50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Iconic bridge linking Gateshead quays with Newcastle quay. Great piece of design verging on art. If you can be there for an opening it's a bit of a spectacle. When the footway rises you realise how huge this thing is.

Thank SuffolkClaud
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of those structures when those with little to average understanding of engineering just stand and wonder how on earth it stays up!! A sweeping curve of walkway - some solid and some grilled - held up by suspension cables from a beautiful curve in...More

Thank FiftyFifty5050
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say what a perfect place to put a bridge up centre of the harbourside it's nice to cross over or to watch it raise up but the best part about it is a nice summer night or day sitting beside it...More

Thank Wayne C
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