The Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Explore the city’s dynamic The Quayside, which offers a wide range of entertainment options for visitors from around the globe. Once a busy industrial zone, this part of the city has been heavily redeveloped and now serves as the center of art and culture. Featuring dozens of popular restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, this bustling district also includes the BALTIC Center for Contemporary Art and the Sage Gateshead conference center. Two of the area’s most iconic features are the pedestrian Gateshead Millennium Bridge, opened in 2001, and the Tyne Bridge, ranked as the tenth tallest structure in the city. Use the convenient QuayLink bus service, operating 7 days a week, to discover the neighborhood’s main attractions and some of its finest pubs. Put The Quayside and other Newcastle upon Tyne attractions into our Newcastle upon Tyne road trip planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • We drove into centre for an early tea as we were staying in Gateshead and then made our way down to the Quayside to go over the Millenium bridge to get up high on the far side to watch the sun...  more »
  • The quayside is well worth seeing especially if you've got your camera with you and even better if you've decided to go a little later when the lights are lit up on the bridges. The traffic on the...  more »
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