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We walked half way across this bridge its a bit dirty and i wouldnt recommend it too late at night... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2012
Tyne bridge

A grand old lady of the North east - walk underneath and look up, it's amazing, especially the... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2012
Alan H
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Reviewed 9 January 2012

We walked half way across this bridge its a bit dirty and i wouldnt recommend it too late at night but the views from it are fab and like other reviewers have said you should do it just so you can say you did!!

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank irishfan00
Reviewed 8 January 2012

A grand old lady of the North east - walk underneath and look up, it's amazing, especially the buildings directly underneath and nearly touching the structure.

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 8 January 2012

There are two structures that most folk would associate with Tyneside... the Tyne Bridge and St.James Park football stadium. The bridge is well worth a quick visit, just to say that you've done it really. It's much smaller than most people imagine but you do...More

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank Paul_SGH
Reviewed 3 January 2012

Be aware. The Door Personnel in Newcastle like to pick on young drunks. They drag them out of the site of the CCTV Cameras and then beat the living day lights out of them and leave them for dead. This has happened to two (2)...More

Date of experience: January 2012
3  Thank mufcdrummer
Reviewed 28 December 2011

There are great views of the sage and the Millenium Bridge from here that will not disappoint.

Thank DiscerningG66
Reviewed 26 December 2011

the place to cross when going from the south to the north side of the river, wonderful views of all of the bridges crossing the river Tyne as well as views of the Sage, Baltic and the quay side at any time of the year

Thank happy_to_be_on_hol
Reviewed 26 December 2011

lovely views lovey at night, but becarefull some of the pubs around quayside are exspensive and some are very rough and smelly.

2  Thank enncle
Reviewed 24 December 2011

A fabulouse looking bridge especially at night with working original lanterns lighting the way to look up and down the wonderful tyne and the quayside.

Date of experience: December 2011
Thank monkeytours
Reviewed 25 November 2011

Great views and all for free in this popular part of Newcastle. Plenty of nearby pubs and eateries, friendly people and a lack of litter & graffiti made this a pleasant visit. Good memories!

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank John W
Reviewed 22 November 2011

Fine example of engineering from a period of innovation and style. A clear day offered us a pretty decent view of everything that's right about Newcastle. Slightly disappointed the bridge was denied full complimentary illumination at night. Instead, a few bulbs dotted along the base...More

Date of experience: November 2011
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