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The Best Landmark in Sunderland

Hand-picked top 3 landmarks in Sunderland, UK. 50-Point Inspection includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!

HYLTON CASTLE

Since 1390

Castle, Landmarks, Architecture Structure, Historical Place, Garden, Gatehouse-Tower, Heritage Site, Community Organisation, Classrooms, Cafe and Rooms, Exhibitions, Meetings & Events

Free Entry - The castle and its chapel are protected as a Grade I listed building and a Scheduled Ancient Monument - It was later rebuilt in stone in the late 14th to early 15th century

cheryl.knight@sunderland.gov.uk

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Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Craigavon Road, Castletown, Sunderland SR5 3PA

MONKWEARMOUTH STATION MUSEUM

Since 1848

Museum, Railway Station, Landmarks, Architecture Structure, Historical Places, Exhibitions, Collections, Displays, Programs, Events & Shops

The museum is a Grade II listed building - It was built a design by Thomas Moore - As well as the ticket office visitors can explore the Wagon Shed, Journeys Gallery and Children's Gallery

newcastlegateshead.com/things-to...

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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Sun 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

North Bridge Street, Sunderland SR5 1AP

SOUTER LIGHTHOUSE AND THE LEAS

Since 1871

Lighthouse, Tourist Place, Park, Landmark, Historical Places, Magnesian Limestone Cliffs, Wave-Cut Foreshore and Coastal Grassland, Whitburn Coastal Park, Nature Reserve, Engine Room, Tea-Room & Shop

Free admission to cafe and shop - It is a special place all year round and was the first lighthouse in the world designed and built to be powered by electricity - 76 steps to the top of the tower for spectacular views

Price: Adult £6.50, Child £3.25, Family £16.50, Family One Adult £9.75, Group Adult (Minimum Group Size 15) £5.80, Group Child (Minimum Group Size 15) £2.90

souter@nationaltrust.org.uk

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Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Coast Road, Whitburn, Sunderland SR6 7NH