Newcastle and the North East offer loads to see and do all year round. A night out in the lively city centre of Newcastle is hard to beat. Or you could visit the Beamish Museum, Newcastle Castle, Victoria Tunnel or the Great North Museum. Take a walk in Jesmond Dene Park, St James Park, or over the iconic Tyne Bridge, or Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Explore the historic Quayside. Watch or take part in the Great North Run, visit the beach at Whitley Bay, Tynemouth or South Shields, explore the beautiful rugged coast of Northumberland, or enjoy a day out at National Trust properties, Cragside and Wallington. Or discover English Heritage sites, like Benwell Roman Temple, Hadrian's Wall or Hylton Castle.