Your culture attendant: things to do in South Shields


Price: £6.20 (adult)
Time: 30 mins - 2 hours
The first lighthouse in the world designed for electrical power, Souter Lighthouse was a wonder of the age when it was constructed in 1871. Now, it's a wonder of the landscape. Visit it and see remarkable views on the Coast Road at Whitburn, near South Shields.
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ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore near you. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got today in South Shields covered. What's on? We know.


Welcome to the South Shields edition of ATTDT: your independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in South Shields. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around South Shields, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in finding you fantastic and often little-known activities, events and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to explore in South Shields for anyone looking to cure their boredom. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other intriguing things to do, or change the day to start planning your week: here are amazing things to do on Sunday. Find out more....

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