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City Tour - Rocket Man (New walk)


Meet at Discovery Museum main entrance, Blandford Square.  Finish at Half Moon Lane, Gateshead.

Celebrate the life and work of Robert Stephenson, the only son of George Stephenson, the ‘Father of Railways’.  This walk gives an insight into the background of his family life, early career and the creation of impressive engineering structures that are still part of North East life today.


Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£5.00 per ticket type
Over 60s£3.00 per ticket type

Accompanied under 16s are free. No charge for season ticket holders.
No need to book in advance. Just turn up on the day.



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