St James' Park - Home to Newcastle United
The sixth largest football stadium in the United Kingdom. Located in the centre of Newcastle, its white cantilever roof, the largest in Europe, is visible across the city. Besides Premier League football, St. James' Park has also been used for international football, as a football venue for the 2012 Olympics. The stadium was also used as a rugby venue for the 2015 Rugby World Cup. In addition to professional football, the stadium has hosted charity football events and rock concerts, and been used as a set for film and reality television. nufc.co.uk
The Quayside An area along the banks of the River Tyne in Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead. One of its main features is the pedestrian Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Restaurants, bars, and nightclubs can be found along the Newcastle side while the Gateshead site hosts the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and The Sage Gateshead performing arts and conference centre.
A 19th century wagonway under the city from the Town Moor to the Tyne to transport coal from Spital Tongues (Leazes Main) Colliery to the river (1842 to the 1860s). It was converted into an air raid shelter to protect Newcastle citizens during World War 2. Now repaired, it is opened for guided tours under the Ouseburn Trust. Read more
A defining symbol of Tyneside, the Tyne bridge links Newcastle upon Tyne and Gateshead over River Tyne. It is ranked as the tenth tallest structure in the city. Read more
Located in Gateshead on the bank of River Tyne, Sage Gateshead is a concert venue and centre for musical education. Mumford & Sons, Sting, Blondie, and many other famous artists have performed here. It is also home to the chamber orchestra Royal Northern Sinfonia that hosts visiting orchestras from around the world. Read more