Newbiggin Maritime Centre, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea

3.9
#9 of 42 in Museums in Northumberland
History Museum · Museum
Newbiggin Maritime Centre is an amazing journey into the town's rich maritime history. This is an interactive exhibition suitable for families, individuals and history enthusiasts alike.

Situated at the northern end of the promenade, Newbiggin Maritime Centre offers uninterrupted views across the beach and along the beautiful Northumbrian coastline. Our award winning building now offers superb views of the bay from our Viewing Gallery and you may be lucky enough to spot a pod of dolphins and even a whale that like to come and visit us at times.

The large, light and spacious Breakwater cafe offers a selection of seaside favourites and gallery space dedicated to showing the work of local artists and the Seashore Shop is full of unique handmade local crafts.
Take a look at our Newbiggin-by-the-Sea route tool to schedule your visit to Newbiggin Maritime Centre and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Source
Create an itinerary including Newbiggin Maritime Centre
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Newbiggin Maritime Centre reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.0
289 reviews
Google
4.3
TripAdvisor
  • Love this cafe always clean and with extra Covid safe measures was very well set up. Coffee and toasted teacakes were delicious made even more pleasurable with a window seat watching the crashing...  more »
  • I am reviewing the museum. A good exhibit, not a large site but at £2.50 it was very good value. It was great to learn about the fishing trade from the early days up to present day. Take your time to....  more »
Google
  • Nice atmosphere right by a lovely sandy beach. Good coffee pleasant staff. Locally run by the community. Well done. Great place
  • Visited for the first time today great museum it has a lift to go up and see the large life boat from the top for those children, adults and elderly with disabilities. Would recommend it's £2.50 for adult and free for carers if you have a pass
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance