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Gateshead Millennium Bridge

Gateshead Millennium BridgeVisit the Bridge

All you need to know to plan your visit to our world famous bridge.

Bridge facts

Did you know... the Gateshead Millennium Bridge has been on a postage stamp or that it sits on 19,000 tonnes of concrete?  Find out all the facts here.

Background

Designed by Wilkinson Eyre Architects and engineered by Gifford, the bridge takes its place at the end of a line of distinguished bridges across the River Tyne, including the Tyne Bridge and Robert Stephenson's High Level Bridge. View more information about the bridge and it's background.

Tilt times

The Gateshead Millennium Bridge tilts every day at 12noon between 23 May and early September.

Details of additional booked tilts are listed below. Shipping tilts are not within the control of Gateshead Council and may be altered or cancelled at short notice.

DateTime
25 May 2016 11.05am, 4.35pm
26 May 2016 7.35pm
27 May 2016 8pm
28 May 2016 1.35pm, 7.30pm
29 May 2016  6.05pm
4 June 2016 1.05pm
9 June 2016 7.40pm, 7.50pm
10 June 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
11 June 2016 2.35pm, 9.15pm, 9.25pm
17 June 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
18 June 2016 7.35pm
19 June 2016 2.40pm, 2.50pm
22 June 2016 10.15pm
23 June 2016 10.15pm, 10.25pm
24 June 2016 10.50am, 9.15pm, 9.25pm
25 June 2016 1.50pm, 10.15pm, 10.25pm
1 July 2016 2.05pm,10.15pm,10.25pm
2 July 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
8 July 2016 8.15pm, 8.25pm
9 July 2016 7.05pm, 9.15pm, 9.25pm
15 July 2016 10.15pm, 10.25pm
16 July 2016  10.15pm, 10.25pm
18 July 2016 7.05pm
19 July 2016 6.05pm
22 July 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
23 July 2016 7.35pm, 8.25pm, 9pm, 9.10pm, 11.05pm 
24 July 2016 2.40pm, 2.50pm, 4.35pm
25 July 2016 11.35pm
29 July 2016 1.05pm, 9.15pm, 9.25pm
30 July 2016 10.10pm
5 August 2016 10.15pm, 10.25pm
6 August 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
7 August 2016 2.40pm, 2.50pm
8 August 2016 10.15pm, 10.25pm
12 August 2016 10.10pm, 10.20pm
13 August 2016 8.50pm
19 August 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
20 August 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm
21 August 2016 2.40pm, 2.50pm
26 August 2016 9.15pm, 9.25pm

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