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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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“lit up at night” (69 reviews)
“blinking eye” (52 reviews)
South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AE, England
+44 191 477 5380
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Reviewed today

Never thought I'd review a bridge but this one is pretty impressive - great design and lights up at night. A great place to get views along the Tyne and snapshots of the other bridges, even has little seating areas to chill. It's split into...More

Thank Grim72
Reviewed 3 days ago

Newcastle or Gateshead Tyneside. One of the bridges over the Tyne in these parts. Bridges, Sage and Baltic. Great hotels, pubs and restaurants. Sunday market with lots of street food. If you're from outside the north of England don't even try to understand the accent.

Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bridge is an innovative design, part of a great walk and lit up at night. Another achievement for Gateshead.

Thank margot330
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very impressive architecture. Dual path one incorporating shared cycle path. Perfect to access Sage Centre

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Why would I want to review a bridge? It joins Gateshead to Newcastle and without it you'd have a long walk round. We saw it go up to let boats through and we watched it come down. It is an amazing piece of engineering. Loved...More

Thank JaynTee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to see the bridge open both in the morning and the night. We took a tour of the bridge and was impressed with the clever engineering.

Thank pauldavey1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A superb 'hangover clearing walk' down by the waterside and a must see. Lovely views down the river and if you can see it move, its a particular 'moment'

Thank Darren C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing scene at sunset at this historic and beautiful place...it’s just buzzing day and night...will never tire of this ... one hell of a place.

Thank corzy1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must vist, both day and night time, views amazing, lighting stupendous. Lots of eateries and bars club she by

Thank FoxyladyBucks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing engineering feat. I had the pleasure of watching the bridge in operation as they were having a demonstration for a large group of schoolchildren on that day. Very unique tilting mechanism allowing ships to pass under as opposed to the normal two...More

Thank bluesbuddah
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