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South and North Marine Parks

South Shields, England
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With my dog

A nice park that has some money spent on it, the north end has views over Tyne mouth the harbour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ian1509
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South Shields, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great for a family day out

Our grandchildren love to visit the park's to continue the tradition of feeding the ducks,eating... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gail M
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South Shields, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“boating lake” (95 reviews)
“steam train” (49 reviews)
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South Shields, England
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"boating lake"
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"steam train"
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"miniature railway"
in 25 reviews
"lovely park"
in 35 reviews
"ice cream"
in 36 reviews
"flower beds"
in 12 reviews
"mini train"
in 11 reviews
"pedal boats"
in 10 reviews
"play park"
in 18 reviews
"band stand"
in 9 reviews
"feeding the ducks"
in 7 reviews
"putting green"
in 6 reviews
"round the lake"
in 5 reviews
"plenty of seats"
in 5 reviews
"victorian park"
in 5 reviews
"train ride"
in 7 reviews
"sea front"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice park that has some money spent on it, the north end has views over Tyne mouth the harbour and the coast, walk down the hill to The Tyne lifeboat and indoor swimming pool, a cross the road is the South Park with its...More

Thank ian1509
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our grandchildren love to visit the park's to continue the tradition of feeding the ducks,eating ice cream, and chips. It's a beautiful place were we can relax and let the kid's play safely. Well done to the council too for continuing to keep the park's...More

Thank Gail M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It's a park. Not a lot to say really. Clean and functional. Probably better in the summer than winter but nice enough for a walk around.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When so many parks are neglected these days it is good to find so good and example of civic pride as the North and South Marine Park at south shields. The lake is the main attraction in the south park with boat rides available and...More

Thank tonygolden48
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Come and feed the Swans Ducks Moore Hens bring some greens with you they love that bread is not to good for the wildlife on our beautiful marine park pond. Other features is a miniature railway witch can be ridden around the park .... The...More

Thank Albert B
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed marine park after the firework display love the train happy memories from when i was a child

Thank alfredhill123
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Both of these lovely parks are situated close to the sea front, affording easy access to beaches. Excellent facilities include boating lake with boat-hire, ice-cream parlour and much more. Really pleasant.

Thank 456David
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Both these parks are lovely parks, in one there is a lake you can take a boat ride on, a train goes around the lake £1 a ride. There is a Minchellas cafe indoor/outdoor seating, toilets & a fabulous park for both toddlers & older...More

Thank Bren1962
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Beautiful parks, one with a boating lake, toilets, fab ice cream parlour, small train goes around the park and plenty of grass area s to play with the kids as well as a kids play park. Well worth a visit and just across the road...More

Thank Denise C
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Pleasant sea front parks with good facilities. Near to beachfront walks. Good boating lake and. little train

Thank LizNorthampton
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