A fine selection of holiday cottages, hotels, B&Bs, Inns, Lodges, Travelodges, Premier Inns etc around Tyne and Wear and North East England
Sponsorsed Advertisement

Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Tyne and Wear


  • Located in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England
  • The Gateshead Millennium Bridge is a pedestrian and cycle bridge spanning the River Tyne
  • Close to the Tyne Bridge
  • Opened to the public in 2001
  • It is sometimes referred to as the Blinking Eye Bridge as it's able to tilt back to let ships pass underneath and during this process it takes on the shape of a blinking eye

External Links
www.gateshead.gov.uk
en.wikipedia.org
Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Tyne and Wear


Local Map

Explore Gateshead Millennium Bridge, Tyne and Wear through our Explore The UK map or discover it yourself using


Photo Gallery



Local Attractions  [See more Attractions]

The Sage Gateshead

Located in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England

Less than a mile away.

Home to the Northern Sinfonia. Opened in 2004 and on the banks of the River Tyne. 'The Sage Gateshead is an international home for music and musical discovery, bringing about a widespread and long-term enrichment of the...

What's near here?  

Tyne Bridge

Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England

Less than a mile away.

The Tyne Bridge runs across the River Tyne and links Gateshead with Newcastle upon Tyne. Opened in 1928. The Tyne Bridge is an example of a Compression arch suspended deck bridge...

What's near here?  

Newcastle Castle

Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, North East England, England

Less than a mile away.

Originally a Norman motte and bailey castle. Existing stone keep built in twelfth century. Castle a ruin by the reign of Elizabeth I. Rebuilt during the English Civil War. Owned by Newcastle City Council...

What's near here?  


Local Accommodation  [See more Accommodation]

© Owner
Star Rating

Less than a mile away.

Rates: 19 - 55 Per Night

At Travelodge, we provide the essentials for a comfortable night's sleep whether you're on the road for business, enjoying a city break with friends or family or you just need a bed for the night....

What's near here?   Streetview

Malmaison Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne
© Owner
Star Rating

Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 122; Rates: 99 - 180 Per Night

On the banks of the River Tyne, tucked away in Newcastle's vibrant Quayside scene, this stunning 4-star boutique hotel offers stylish rooms, superb views and a luxurious spa...

What's near here?   Streetview

Hilton Newcastle Gateshead, Gateshead
© Owner
Star Rating

Less than a mile away.

Total Rooms: 254; Rates: 79 - 315 Per Night

Hilton Newcastle Gateshead is 10 minutes' walk from the city centre and overlooks the River Tyne Dine on international cuisine and sip cocktails in Windows on the Tyne restaurant Work out or swim in the Hilton Newcastle...

What's near here?   Streetview