Family Attractions in Tyne and Wear


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English Heritage Overseas Visitor Pass

Enjoy unlimited FREE entry to over 100 historic sites including castles, abbeys, Roman ruins and prehistoric monuments. Choose from 9 or 16 consecutive day passes.

Buy Your London Visitor Oyster Card

The best way to get around London! A pay-as-you-go smartcard for use on all London Transport, from the Underground to buses. Pre-order for your trip from the British Tourist Authority.

HISTORY CORNER

Name the Historic attraction

Name the mystery historic attraction
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British History Quiz

This inventor and pioneer industrialist is credited with inventing - or at least popularizing - the water frame and carding engine



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This Day in British History

22 February, 1371

David II of Scotland dies in English captivity

David is succeeded by his brother Robert, the first Stewart monarch

Monarch Mayhem

This queen was buried in three places; her entrails at Lincoln Cathedral, her heart at Blackfriars in London, and her body at Westminster Abbey



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South Shields (Hotel)
The Sir William Fox Hotel

The Sir William Fox Hotel

A jewel in the heart of South Tyneside, the hotel is a beautiful listed building set in the picturesque and historic village of Westoe in the heart of South Tyneside. more >>

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Gateshead (Hotel)
Ravensworth Arms

Ravensworth Arms

FREE WIFI NOW AVAILABLE!The Ravensworth Arms is situated near such attractions as the centre of Newcastle and the Metrocentre, but it is also ideal for those wanting city life, without compromising on the idylic rural setting, with views of the world famous, Angel of the North, and Lamesley Pastures, just … more >>

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