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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 29 July 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 7 November 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 1 July 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nikkisuk
Reviewed 6 February 2018

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

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ros896
Reviewed 26 December 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.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DarrenBailes
Reviewed 4 November 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

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jill F
Reviewed 6 August 2014

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

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank RogerB475
Reviewed 29 July 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!

Date of experience: May 2013
1  Thank john e
Reviewed 7 November 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

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank john e
Reviewed 29 March 2012

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

Date of experience: March 2012
Thank John D
Reviewed 17 November 2011

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

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank Neil A
Reviewed 22 May 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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