South Marine Park app

South Shields Marine Park Cultural Trail

An official application for South Tyneside Council.

For the first time it is possible to take a virtual stroll through the South Shields stunning Marine Park in the North East of England, on your iPhone or iPad. Visit our 8 cultural hot spots, see how they were created while dipping into the historical mysteries and myths of its unique past.

Our app allows you to explore its heritage and art installations. You can follow an interactive park map to learn more about the art and heritage sites within the park. You can also listen to the voices of local people and find out how the park looked when it was opened back in 1890s.


  • GPS based location information - wander the park and find the cutural hotspots you are near to
  • See images of each place of interest
  • Hear the audio description of the place of interest
  • Watch videos of the park and its locations
  • View an image gallery of the evolution of the park from the 1900s

Download the South Marine Park app now