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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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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lit up at night” (71 reviews)
“blinking eye” (53 reviews)
“both sides” (37 reviews)
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South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AE, England
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+44 191 477 5380
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"lit up at night"
in 71 reviews
"blinking eye"
in 53 reviews
"both sides"
in 37 reviews
"great engineering"
in 21 reviews
"coloured lights"
in 19 reviews
"at noon"
in 18 reviews
"beautiful at night"
in 18 reviews
"baltic centre"
in 52 reviews
"nice walk"
in 35 reviews
"visiting newcastle"
in 19 reviews
"across the river"
in 27 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 53 reviews
"quayside"
in 301 reviews
"cyclists"
in 86 reviews
"tyne"
in 396 reviews
"tilt"
in 88 reviews
"pedestrian"
in 92 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Trendy bridge if I can call a bridge trendy.Worth a visit when it spins slowly on its axis and its illumination adds to the buzz of the quayside

Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We crossed the time a few times on the millennium bridge, and enjoyed both the view and the engineering of the design. At night it is lit up, and makes a lovely addition to the Newcastle sea scape.

Thank Alastair R
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great location and today we were lucky enough to see the bridge raise which is rare indeed. Superb part of Newcastle

Thank stephen f
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great design, the pedestrian bridge spans the Tyne to connect Gateshead arts and college area to Newcastle’s vibrant quayside. The bridge was opened in 2001, I can remember watching the crane lifting it into place. The bridge is spectacular when lit at night and...More

Thank Dr_Waugh
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd walked across the bridge on our first day in Newcastle and once again delighted at the superb design from both an aesthetic and engineering perspective. On our final morning we were walking along the Quayside when the bridge "blinked" which was an unexpected delight...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The design is modern and looks good from many angles. It's especially good at night time when it's lit up

Thank NUFCadl
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A short walk from the centre of Newcastle. (10-15 minutes depending on how fast you can walk.) It was A nice experience . Amazing views. The raising of the bridge was good fun. (I think the bridge gets raised 4 times a day.) It's not...More

Thank Diane A
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab weekend visiting Newcastle tour bus great for sightseeing plenty to do and see great price £8 per adult tour takes about 1.5 hrs you can hop on and off depending on what you want to see

Thank Linda C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently walked across the Bridge from the north side of the River Tyne to the Baltic Centre on the south bank in Gateshead and was reminded of what a superb piece of engineering this Bridge is. With its wonderful modern style it stands in...More

Thank profjoypc
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the new icon of Gateshead/Newcastle, with one of the best views of the River Tyne and the other Bridges along the River including the famous Tyne Bridge. Great place to sit and watch the world go by.

Thank George A
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