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Beautiful!

Love the millennium bridge always looks stunning especially when lit at night. Close to lots of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Laura D
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London, United Kingdom
Millennium bridge

It is very big ,nice to walk on good to be over the river Tyne it also has seats that you can sit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
georgewwood
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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All reviews lit up at night blinking eye both sides great engineering coloured lights at noon baltic centre nice walk across the river visiting newcastle well worth a visit contemporary art quayside cyclists tyne tilt pedestrian
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love the millennium bridge always looks stunning especially when lit at night. Close to lots of nice restaurants and pubs definitely worth a look!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laura D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is very big ,nice to walk on good to be over the river Tyne it also has seats that you can sit on and look at the view

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Links Gateshead to Newcastle spanning the River Tyne, beautiful bridge one of the main reasons we visited Newcastle. Looks amazing lit up at night.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kathryng775
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting how bridge is built suspended in an arc. Lights up at night. Good way to get from outside sage theatre car park accross river into town.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank emelian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an absolutely brilliant bridge and even more spectacular at night when it's lit up. It is so much better than crossing your usual straight bridges as it has a sweeping curve to walk across. The info sign said it tilts 3 times a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anne D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a visit if in Newcastle, looks great at night. Links Gateshead to Newcastle. If you are lucky enough you may see it tilt

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank monkeytours
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gateshead Millenium Bridge is a great way to cross the Tyne on foot. Much better for the pedestrian than the busy bridges with vehicle traffic. The views along the river from the bridge and the Quayside are superb, particularly on a bright sunny day,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Durhampuma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I use this bridge often to cross over to The Baltic art gallery, The Sage concert hall and also for the amazing views north to Newcastle. It is a real tourist draw and most quayside visitors should make the crossing. It is great to see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bdon257
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This bridge is great. When it rises up it looks amazing. They put up lights to make Newcastle shine.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bibcay
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic feat of engineering and has to be seen. There are times printed for when the bridge is due to raise and at night, when it is lit up with the multi coloured lights it really is a beautiful sight. There are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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lilylinda
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It would take about an hour to walk along the riverside, or 20 mins on a bus
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