Saltwell Park
  • Saltwell Towers
    East Park Road
    Tyne & Wear
    NE9 5AX
Saltwell Park, Gateshead - One of the finest of Parks and Gardens in Britain for great days out and attractions

Saltwell Park in the Heart of Gateshead

The People's Park - for family days out and attractions


One of the most prestigious of parks and gardens in Britain, Saltwell Park has been a central part of Gateshead's heritage since it opened in 1876 and great for family days out and attaractions


Steeped in history, Saltwell Park is also bang up to date as a place to go with the family or for a stroll in the immense, beautiful and peaceful gardens - truly a must for for family entertainment and things to do


This award winning park can boast of national recognition on a grand scale, with such awards as Civic Trust Park of the Year 2006 and Britain's Best Park 2005 to name but a few


Saltwell Park at the centre of Gateshead's community, encompasses 55 acres of landscape, ornamental and woodland gardens, a boating lake, public sports facilities, bowling greens, play areas, the animal house, a maze, education centre and not forgetting the beautiful Victorian Saltwell Towers


If you are looking for things to do at the weekend or during school holidays, Saltwell Park offers good healthy and fun family entertainment


The park and gardens are open from dawn to dusk throughout the year and this includes all public holidays. Saltwell Park attracts more than 500,000 visitors each year and is renowned for its high standard of wide ranging facilities, horticulture and as a centre for community activity - a must for affordable days out and attractions


For a true 'People's Park'

Saltwell Park in Gateshead


To find out about the many facilities or special family entertainment events call Gateshead 0191 433 5900 or visit our website by following the link above


Please mention The Best Of Gateshead when contacting Saltwell Park for days out and attractions

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a wonderful park, recently revamped, clean and very pleasant. excellent, highly reccomended. good car parking facilities.
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Best loved Business (In Place) 2010