Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Tyne and Wear  /  Gateshead  /  Bowes Railway

Bowes Railway, Gateshead

4.4
Bowes Railway is located in Gateshead. Take a look at our Gateshead journey planner to schedule your visit to Bowes Railway and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
Create an itinerary including Bowes Railway
map
Bowes Railway Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
31 reviews
Google
4.2
TripAdvisor
  • Bowes Railway played a big part in the recent and excellent 40's weekend in Springwell Village. I would go so far as to say that everyone who made the effort to visit the village for this weekend real...  more »
  • Despite being from the area and living in the area, I had never visited the railway until the recent 1940s Festival. The volunteers do a fantastic job of trying to maintain the old carriages etc and I...  more »
  • I've been to visit bowes more times than I can remember and is defiantly something I can recommend. I'm local and pass bowes everyday. As well as visiting and riding the train when I was younger I've ...  more »
Google
  • Great place to kill a few hours the volunteer who shows us round was a very plesent man had great knowledge about the rail yard
  • Excellent day. Lots going on for 40's weekend. Everyone worked hard to make this a success, staff helpful and friendly.
  • Brings some of our industrial heritage to life. And they have train sets.
  • Very nice day out
  • A great museum and friendly staff who will answer any questions and show you around, very intresting place and the kids love it

Plan your trip to Gateshead

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Gateshead

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Plans in Gateshead by other users

3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 51 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, museums, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: December, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, kids, popular PREFERENCES: October, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: October, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Tyne and Wear BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 6 days in Gateshead & Middlesbrough BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Gateshead BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans