Get close to rare and exotic birds, mammals and different wetland habitats. Walk with a warden, bug hunt or tour the duckery. You’ll also see colourful flamingos and the rarest goose in the world!
Along the Newcastle side is an area that houses restaurants, bars and night clubs. Quayside is also the name of the street running along the Newcastle riverside.
The world's oldest Railway
It’s historical and peaceful grounds have earned many awards such as Green Flag and Britain’s best park. Ornamental and woodland gardens, a boating lake, bowling greens, play areas, a maze, educational centre and the stunning Saltwell Towers.
To the south of the Museum & Winter Gardens is the restored ornamental lake. The lake incorporates a fountain and cascade, providing an interesting and restful environment for visitors of all ages.
Jesmond Dene is a unique haven of peace and tranquility for the people of Newcastle. It is a narrow wooded valley that follows the river Ouseburn between South Gosforth and Jesmond Vale.