Gateshead is a town in Tyne and Wear in the North East of England. It is connected to the city of Newcastle via seven bridges including the iconic Gateshead Millennium Bridge.
If you are looking for a fun packed day out then head to the intu Metrocentre. Here you can see all of the latest blockbusters at Odeon, have a game of bowling at the Namco Funscape or if you’re feeling adventurous why not try out the indoor climbing walls at Clip n Climb. With 25 climbing lines across 21 different challenges there’s something for everyone.
Gateshead is a town that is famous for its contemporary art. To see why then why not take a tour of the Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art. This large converted mill displays temporary shows and exhibitions by some of the worlds best contemporary artists.
Another fantastic day out is the Dynamix Skatepark. Inside this huge warehouse is not only a skate park with ramps, rails and jumps, it also houses an area to lean circus tricks such a tightrope walking. There is also a performing arts centre for any would be singers, dancers or actors to demonstrate their skills.