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VISIT | Under and Over the many iconic Bridges of Newcastle | Tyne and Wear

In the centre of Newcastle
In the centre of Newcastle

An urban adventure beneath Newcastle's bridges

Newcastle's Bridges are the heart of this northern city

Take some time to meander the River Tyne to see the history of this great place

Hadrian's Wall Path runs the length towards Wallsend and beyond the city - follow the path and find this city

Over and under the Bridges
Over and under the Bridges

"...the character and presence of these iconic bridges of Newcastle..."

Description |

Walking through cities is a hidden pleasure. Walking through Newcastle is no different. The added frissance of mystery is that you can follow the path of the Hadrian's Wall Path. 

Starting by the museum at Wallsend, the pathway forwards forces you onto a magical mystery tour past industrial heritage, along the waterfront, under bridges and on. 

It forces you to see the city of Newcastle from the roots up. Through ages. Watch as the architecture changes, pick out the buildings from afar and stare upwards in open mouth awe as you pass under those bridges for which Newcastle is perhaps best known; along the river which is best known of all - the river Tyne.

Directions and Map |

Head for the riverside in the middle of Newcastle and if time allows follow your feet along Hadrian's Wall Path Trail

Longitude: -1.518868

Latitude: 54.995365

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