North Tyneside dates back to Roman times and is steeped in heritage and tradition.

Relive the days of the Roman Empire, steam engines and one of the biggest fortresses in England.

Uncover some of the intriguing characters and locations that have shaped North Tyneside.

The best way to explore the history of North Tyneside is on foot via our Heritage trails.

Reached between the tides via a short causeway, St. Mary's is a fascinating part-time island

Find out how our strategy highlights the rich and diverse heritage that characterises North Tyneside.