Welcome to Visit Tyneside

Situated on the North East coast Tyneside is a great place to visit, offering visitors beautiful scenic coastlines, bustling market towns and energetic city life.

The mouth of the Tyne is home to the North Shield’s Fish Quay which hosts the popular Fish Quay Festival every spring. South Shields is home to the Arbeia ┬áRoman Fort, Marsden Grotto and the award winning Fish and Chip Restaurant Colmans.

Both North and South Shields offer fantastic coastal scenery and rich local history.

Family and Music Festivals – something for everyone.

Through out the year Tyneside holds an assortment of open air shows and weekend festivals which prove very popular with visitors and residents alike.

The Mouth of the Tyne Festival [July] and Evolution 2012 [June] are two of the most popular events of the year.