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Riverside Sculpture Park

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makes a pleasant walk.

Great views over the Tyne. Park at TEams and walk along the riverside admiring the sculptures and... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2013
john e
Gateshead, United Kingdom
A pleasant walk on a nice day

The riverside park is a strip of green along the banks of the Tyne near Gateshead. You can get a... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2012
john e
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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1 Jul 2018
“Absolutely terrible ”
6 Feb 2018
“Urban walk”
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Riverside, Gateshead NE8 2BJ, England
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We parked at the car park that the postcode took us to. Immediately felt uneasy as the pay point was damaged and the bins were overloaded with rubbish and dog poo. We decided to brave it regardless and headed up a flight of steps under...More

Thank nikki s
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Lovely walk from the centre of town to the river thro' a lovely green corridor (ending at the Staiths Cafe !

Thank Ros896
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Having lived next to this for the last 5 years I’m amazed that this is classed as an attraction. So poorly attended to; its a forgotten piece of art that while interesting, is difficult to navigate and not supported at all.

Thank DarrenBailes
Reviewed November 4, 2017

I was very encouraged by the information panel at the start of this park. It suggested that there was going to be a pleasant walk through a park with a dozen sculptures. The reality was very different. I only found three before the route "fizzled...More

Thank Jill F
Reviewed August 6, 2014

This has lots of potential but is poorly maintained and many sculptures are lost in the undergrowth.

Thank RogerB475
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Great views over the Tyne. Park at TEams and walk along the riverside admiring the sculptures and the views. A shame the locals dont appear to have rubbish bins!

1  Thank john e
Reviewed November 6, 2012

The riverside park is a strip of green along the banks of the Tyne near Gateshead. You can get a close-up view of the bridges, and there are outdoor sculptures along the way. There is ample parking near the river at Dunston. Walk in to...More

1  Thank john e
Reviewed March 29, 2012

Sculptures are not really to my taste, but others may like them and it is a nice place fr a stroll

Thank John D
Reviewed November 17, 2011

Some of teh sculptures are better than others, but a nice place for a stroll or a walk.

Thank Neil A
Reviewed May 22, 2011

this is a very nice area to come for a stroll nd to admire the scenery if the weather is nice

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