Stephenson Railway Museum

Newcastle upon Tyne

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Stephenson Railway Museum

At this museum you can learn everything about steam enginges, locomotives and the history of the railway. If you plan in advance, you can even book a ride on an old diesel locomotive. There is a programme for everyone from grown-up train enthusiast to the little ones.

Do & See

The Quayside is a spectacular area day and night with the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the world’s first and only tilting bridge, linking Newcastle and Gateshead for pedestrians and cyclists. Gateshead’s BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art is an art-lover’s dream, whilst Newcastle’s array of riverside bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants, paired with The Sage Gateshead’s diverse programme of musical events, ensure you will be well catered for through daylight to nightlife.