Heritage

  • 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.