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The Tyne Bridge

Newcastle upon Tyne, England
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Iconic Bridge with superb photo opportunities day and night

Probably the image most people associate with Newcastle. The Hilton hotel is right next to this and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
London, United Kingdom
Magnificent Bridge.

Great attraction and like others have said a symbol of the north. Last time I visited Newcastle it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Widnes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Probably the image most people associate with Newcastle. The Hilton hotel is right next to this and you get great views of the bridge from the rooms and the bar. On the bridge itself there are great photo opportunities in all directions, the castle, the...More

Thank MIADangerous
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great attraction and like others have said a symbol of the north. Last time I visited Newcastle it was full of birds nesting under the bridge and they seem to have sorted that problem out now. you can do Heritage tours of the bridge at...More

Thank PKTravels2013
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is an extremely iconic bridge that is the symbol of the Great North Run and whenever you see it, makes you feel at home.

Thank Rahmxn
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stunning engineering and history; great for photography and artwork. We made a point of walking to the quayside and bridge before dinner; a lovely evening in the sunshine!

Thank 4407KR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just like our Meccano sets, this bridge is full of notes bolts and massive iron construction. It is an amazing sight and looks magnificent in its setting across the river

Thank 257margaretann
Reviewed 1 week ago

interesting to be under it and lots of interesting architecture around the area. Went walking after traveling first class to Newcastle.

Thank IreneS010
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing quite says Newcastle upon Tyne than the iconic Tyne Bridge. The feeling of nostalgia and sense of home every time I see it, especially when on the train, is something else. You can even zip line down it on occasions. It's worth creaking your...More

Thank Alharrison
Reviewed 1 week ago

An icon of the Great North Run, particularly when you add in the Red Arrows! Worth a visit anytime though

Thank mark85106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its easy to get to by foot, have some good cafes in the area. beware of seagulls, they might drop their waste on you. that being said, the smell there is not so pleasant.

Thank Sufi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is such an iconic bridge it would be a shame to visit Newcastle or Gateshead and not at least look up at this bridge. It's architecture is amazing from below. When walking across it is along side all the traffic and looks quite uncared...More

Thank Catherine W
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