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National Museum Royal Navy Hartlepool

Jackson Dock, Maritime Avenue, Hartlepool, Cleveland, TS24 0XZ.
Tel: 01429 860 077.

  • Car Park
  • Full disabled access

Historic ships HMS ‘Trincomalee’ and PS ‘Wingfield Castle’ (one of the two Humber ferries) in historic quay setting. A variety of locally built…

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Monkwearmouth Station Museum

North Bridge Street, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 1AP.
Tel: 0191 567 7075.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The museum is housed in an outstanding Grade 2* Listed 1840s station building commissioned by the famous railway entrepreneur George Hudson. The magnificent…

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Saltburn’s Inclined Tramway

Marine Parade, Saltburn-by-the-Sea, Tees Valley, TS12 1DP.
Tel: 01287 622 528.

  • Full disabled access
  • Opened in 1884, this is the oldest water balanced cliff lift in Britain. 120ft lift on 207ft track.

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    Souter Lighthouse & The Leas

    Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR6 7NH.
    Tel: 0191 529 3161.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Part disabled access

    Hooped in red & white and standing proud on the coastline midway between the Tyne and the Wear. Souter was the first lighthouse in the world designed and…

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    Seaton Delaval Hall

    The Avenue, Seaton Sluice, Northumberland, NE26 4QR.
    Tel: 0191 237 9100.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Part disabled access

    Collection of horse-drawn carriages and agricultural wagons displayed in the coach house.

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    Stephenson Railway Museum

    Stephenson Railway Museum

    Middle Engine Lane, North Shields, Tyne and Wear, NE29 8DX.
    Tel: 0191 200 7146.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Full disabled access

    Relive the glorious days of the steam railway at the museum. It's home to George Stephenson's 'Billy', a forerunner of the world-famous 'Rocket', and many…

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    Tanfield Railway

    Marley Hill Station, Old Marley Hill, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE16 5ET.
    Tel: 07508 092 365.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Part disabled access

    Standard gauge railway runs for three miles from Marley Hill to Causey Arch Countryside Park. Oldest existing railway in the world, having first opened…

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    Tees Cottage Pumping Station

    Coniscliffe Road, Darlington, Durham, DL3 8TF.
    Tel: 07885 242 411.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Part disabled access

    Illustrates the history of water supply, featuring a Teesdale compound rotative beam engine and Hornsby gas engine preserved in a waterworks dating from…

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    Tees Transporter Bridge

    Ferry Road, Middlesbrough, Tees Valley, TS2 1PL.
    Tel: 01642 727 265.

    • Car Park
    • Full disabled access

    It has been the area's landmark since opening in 1911. It is the longest working transporter bridge in the world and an iconic symbol of Teesside's engineering…

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    The Heritage Centre

    Station Yard, Woodburn Road, Bellingham, Northumberland, NE48 2DG.
    Tel: 01434 220 050.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Full disabled access

    Collection of artefacts, photographs and models relating to the Border Counties Railway (submerged under Kielder Water). Recreated 1920s photographer’s…

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    Crossing the River Wear at Broadwood

    Weardale Railway

    Stanhope Station, Stanhope, Bishop Auckland, Durham, DL13 2YS.
    Tel: 01388 526 203.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Part disabled access

    Heritage line from Stanhope through three intermediate stations to Bishop Auckland using steam and heritage diesel traction. The first UK railway to host…

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    Killhope

    Nr Cowshill, Upper Weardale, Durham, DL13 1AR.
    Tel: 01388 537 505.

    • Car Park
    • Refreshments
    • Souvenir Shop
    • Full disabled access

    The most complete site in Britain restored as an interpretive museum of the lead mining industry. 34ft diameter overshot working waterwheel. Park level…

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