How to find us
South Shields Metro Station and Transport Interchange is approximately 1 mile (1.5kms) from the Watch House. The nearby Shields Ferry is a further 500m from the town centre. Several buses link from the interchange to the seafront (E1) Nearest bus stop Wouldhave Lifeboat Memorial is 400m from the Watch House
By road follow the A184 and A194 from Newcastle or A19 via Tyne Tunnel to South Shields to the seafront. From Sunderland follow A183 Coast Road.
Nearest public car parks Pier Head and Harbour Drive. Access to Watch House via South Pier.