For a great family day out, visit the beautifully restored award-winning Saltwell Park in Gateshead.
East Park Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear NE9 5AX
Tel: 0191 433 3267
Animals, Gardens and Open Spaces, Historical Sites, Indoor Activities, Outdoor Activities, Trips and Transport
Ages 5 - 12, All ages, Teenagers, Under 5s
(based on family of 4)
For a great family day out, visit the beautifully restored award-winning Saltwell Park. This Victorian park in Gateshead has an education centre, ornamental gardens, a lake (public boating available during summer months), a maze, two play areas and Pets Corner with aviary and animals and lots of open space to run around in. Look out for the family friendly events throughout the year and particularly the winter festival ’Enchanted Parks’.
The park can be accessed on foot from East Park Road, West Park Road, Saltwell Road South, Saltwell View and Joicey Road.
The park has a tea room offering refreshments.