Newcastle's China Town was buzzing with festivities early February, there were vibrant colours and tempting aromas to indulge the senses as the community welcomed in the year of the horse.
It's another exciting week in NewcastleGateshead and we've scouted out some of the best events and exhibitions happening across the North East to ensure you never have a dull moment.
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Take a look inside a real Victorian railway station and visit the fascinating ticket office. Watch trains pass by and 'drive' a full-size bus cab. Explore 7 new interactive galleries which have been formed since the £1million redevelopment.
Leisure / Swimming Pool
Sunderland's newest and most ambitious regeneration project Sunderland Aquatic Centre opened to the public on 18 April 2008. This is the regions first 50m pool and the only facility of it's type between Leeds and Edinburgh.
Enjoy a tour of this amazing stadium, or take a legends tour where you'll meet a living football legend.
Stunning winter gardens, with 1,500 of the world's most exotic flowers, plants and trees. Dramatic 'Museum Street', 11 galleries, tree top walkway, shop, brasserie and lifts.
Heritage / Visitor Centre
The newly renovated National Glass Centre in Sunderland is a cultural attraction and venue with a difference. Experience their range of glass making workshops.
CIRCA Projects are proud to present a new programme of exhibitions of singlescreen artist film and video work in a new dedicated space, in Sunderland, entitled
Houghton Le Spring
Please check our website for up to date seasonal information and activities.
Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art presents a changing programme of exhibitions with exciting and dynamic art works from the UK and abroad.
Whatever the season, come rain or shine – the award-winning WWT Washington Wetland Centre is the perfect place to connect with nature.
Chester Road, Houghton Le Spring
One of the North East's most prominent landmarks, Penshaw Monument was built in 1844 in honour of the first Earl of Durham, John George Lambton.