Saltwell Park

Saltwell Park


Saltwell Park: one of the 10 most popular parks in the UK.

Nestled in the heart of Gateshead, Saltwell Park is one of Britain's finest examples of a Victorian park and a perfect place for the whole family to enjoy.

Its historical and peaceful grounds have earned many awards such as Green Flag and Britain's Best Park. Relax and unwind in the beautiful green space; bring the family to enjoy facilities including play areas, a maze and pets' corner; get active with our walking and jogging routes as well as bowling greens, tennis and basketball facilities or simply enjoy lunch and a hot drink in the stunning surroundings of Saltwell Towers.

Saltwell Park was declared as 'The People's Choice' in 2017. The award by Keep Britain Tidy followed a public vote and makes Saltwell Park among the top 10 in the country - and the only park in the north of England to hold this award.

Opening times

Open daily. 

Park: 7am to 6pm

Towers and tearoom: 9am to 5pm
 

Visit us

East Park Road
Gateshead
NE9 5AX

Free entry. Free parking.

 

Getting to Saltwell Park
How to find us and plan your journey by foot, public transport or car
Things to see and do
Find out about the facilities at Saltwell Park
Saltwell Towers
Saltwell Towers, the Gothic mansion with ornamental gardens at Saltwell Park
Events in Saltwell Park
Find out what's on at Saltwell Park
Event hire
Details about hiring Saltwell Park or Saltwell Towers for your event
About
The history and background of the park and details of the Friends of Saltwell Park

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