Sunderland, County Durham
Sunderland is a vibrant town with plenty to attract the tourists and either side of it are some very good sea fronts leading all the way to North Shields.
Sunderland has a strong christian and industrial heritage and there are lots of museums and buildings to explore and plenty to amuse the whole family.
Sunderland's Local Attractions
This purpose built attraction celebrates Sunderland's rich history in glass making through history of its uses from 5000BC to hi-tech modern fibre optics. The tour includes an exhibition of glass blowing, for times and further information please see the centre's web site.
Exciting hands-on exhibits and interactive displays tell the story of Sunderland from its prehistoric past through to the present day.