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Newbiggin Maritime Centre

Church Point, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea NE64 6DB, England
+44 1670 811951
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Ideal place to grab a bite to eat and learn about Newbiggin

Really good centre with café. Good exhibition and learning space along with a small shop. Monthly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andrew B
Northumberland, United Kingdom
An interesting small museum

The centre is in a new building at the end of the sea wall/esplanade. All on one level so easily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kule Dude
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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Church Point, Newbiggin-by-the-Sea NE64 6DB, England
+44 1670 811951
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really good centre with café. Good exhibition and learning space along with a small shop. Monthly exhibitions by local artists. Café area is generally busy and is well staffed by a friendly team. Pretty good range of food which is tasty!

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The centre is in a new building at the end of the sea wall/esplanade. All on one level so easily accessible. It is full of interesting information and artefacts relating to this once flourishing fishing area.

Thank Kule Dude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Maritime Centre to use the cafe and we were impressed. At first we were disappointed re staff as two members of staff were stood behind the counter chatting and ignoring us whilst we waited. A third member of staff did serve us after...More

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is a cost to the museum which is nominal and it has a lot of history of the place and the maritime history, there are also some local paintings on display, a shop and a café selling all sorts of treats.

Thank MariseD2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just visited the Newbiggin Maritime Centre and found the centre very interesting. There is a small maritime museum which has a minimal charge. There is a cafe with an outside seating area, whereby you can watch the world go by and take in the atmosphere...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very interesting attraction to visit nothing like it in this area, looks back at the life of the sailors and a very unique place to visit

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

It was a sunny, windy, showery Saturday when we visited Newbiggin, so the Maritime Centre was a good place to visit. We started with a good coffee in the cafe and enjoyed the expansive views and some live music from a group of folk musicians....More

Thank frandango
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We didn't know that the museum was there but were very pleased to have found it. It is a small museum with coffee shop, very much a part of the local community. It tells the story of the town and its fishing and maritime heritage,...More

Thank MarpleTraveller
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Nice for a snack and coffee when at the beach, good place to have a look at or use the toilet. shop and snack bar

Thank jembleton
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We had a walk along the beach and then went to the Maritime Centre for a cup of tea. Really reasonably priced, nice café area. There is also a gift shop and toilets and a museum, which there is a small charge for

Thank Hazel S
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Victoria F
Is the cafe dog friendly?
27 October 2016|
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Response from Derrick S | Reviewed this property |
Yes!!!! but it's not all outside two tables in porch very professional and if I had a dog it would make me happy to use. In fact a couple looked as if they were very happy with the meal.
how much is it to go into maritime museum?
7 October 2016|
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