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Below is a list of the top Middlesbrough Attractions with Websites , Phone Numbers , Images and links to Reviews and Maps.

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Captain Cook Birthplace Museum
This modern museum is situated close to where Cook's birthplace cottageused to be, in Stewart Park, in the Marton area of Middlesbrough. The museum tells the story of one of the world's top navigators through themed galleries. Free entry. Situated about 3 miles south of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 311 211.
www.captcook-ne.co.uk . Postcode TS7 8AT.

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Roseberry Topping
Roseberry Topping is the second largest hill on the North York Moors. It is run by the National Trust attracting many hill walkers with good parking. It is situated within the North York Moors National Park, about 10 miles south of Middlesbrough centre, about 1 mile outside the scenic village of Great Ayton .Phone number 01723 870 423.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk . wiki/page . Map.


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Middlesbrough Town Hall
The town hall was designed by George Hoskins and built between 1883 and 1887. As well as being a fine building to view, it hosts a large number of concerts throughout the year. Situated in Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 729 729.
www.middlesbrough.gov.uk . Postcode TS1 2QJ.

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Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art mima
mima is one of the UK's top galleries for modern and contemporary art. The landmark building, designed by Erick van Egeraat Architects, is situated in the centre of Middlesbrough, opened on the 27th January 2007. Has a cafe serving hot and cold food. Entry free. Phone number 01642 931 232.
www.visitmima.com . Postcode TS1 2AZ.

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Dorman Museum
The museum offers eight themed display galleries, such as: natural history, geology, social history and Victorian arts and crafts. Entry free. Situated 0.6 of a mile south of Middlesbrough centre on Linthorpe Road at Albert Park. Phone number 01642 813 781.
www.dormanmuseum.co.uk . Postcode TS5 6LA.

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Albert Park
The Park has a Visitor's Centre, Roller Skating Rink, Cafe, Swan hire on the Lake, Tennis Courts, Bowling Greens, Play Areas, Bandstand and more. Some activities are seasonal. Situated off Linthorpe Road about 0.6 of a mile south of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 819 808.
www.middlesbrough.gov.uk . Postcode TS1 3LB.

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Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge
The Middlesbrough Transporter Bridge is one of the most notable structures in the town, completed in 1911. The bridge now has a visior centre and tours are available for a small fee. Abseilers and Bungee Jumps are catered for. Situated about 1 mile north of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 247 563.
www.middlesbrough.gov.uk . Postcode TS2 1PL.

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MFC Riverside Stadium Tours
Tours of the Riverside Stadium are popular Boro fans and visitors to the town. Tours include the home dressing room, away dressing room, refs room, the tunnel, and press room. Tour about £6, concession £3. Situated just over 1 mile northeast of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 0844 499 6789.
www.mfc.co.uk . Postcode TS3 6RS.

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Middlesbrough Theatre
Middlesbrough Theatre, that used to be the Little Theatre, was opened in 1957 by Sir John Gielgud. The theatre has 486 seats, and has a wide variety of performances such as big bands, stand-up comedy and full-scale amateur musicals. Situated just over 1 mile south of Middlesbrough centre on The Avenue. Phone number 01642 815 181.
www.middlesbrough.gov.uk . Postcode TS5 6SA.

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Tees Barrage
The Tees Barrage is a Barrage across the River Tees to control the flow of the river. The river here is used for activities such as canoeing, jet skiing, and dragon boat racing. The barrage also has a 1km rowing course. Situated 3 miles west of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 678000.
www.teesbarrage.co.uk . wiki/Tees_Barrage

LyShalott's photostreamon Flickr . Postcode TS18 2QW.

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Ormesby Hall
This Georgeian Hall was home to the Pennyman family for almost 400 years. It now attracts visitors for its Victorian kitchen and laundry, gardens and estate walks. Entry about £3.50 to £7. Situated about 4 milese southeast of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 324 188.
www.nationaltrust.org.uk . Postcode TS7 9AS.

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Preston Hall Museum & Park
Built in 1825, Preston Hall was a Georgian gentleman's residence. The house and grounds were opened as Preston Hall Museum and Park in 1953. The museum has a Victorian Street and many artifacts from the Victorian era. Free admission. Situated about 6 miles south of Middlebrough centre off Yarm Road. Phone number 01642 527 375.
prestonparkmuseum.co.uk . Postcode TS18 3RH.

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Butterfly World at Preston Park
Butterfly World is a tropical environment to ensure a healthy progression throughout the life cycle of the butterfly. The large glasshouse is full of hundreds of types of butterfly, small, large and every colour. There is also a reptile house and mercats. Situated about 6 miles south of Middlebrough centre off Yarm Road. Entry about £3 to £4. Phone number 01642 791 414.
prestonparkmuseum.co.uk . Postcode TS18 3RH.

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Kirkleatham Museum
The museum has a wide range of activities such as hands on craft activities, childhood memories exhibition, images, artifacts from the local Ironstone Mining, Anglo-Saxon jewellery found in the area, cafe and more. Free entry. Situated about 8 miles east of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 479 500.
redcar-cleveland.gov.uk . Postcode TS10 5NW.

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Kirkleatham Owl Centre
The Centre is home to a large collection of owls, hawks, vultures, meerkats, mongooses, a Caracara named Stanley, a talking Raven named Merlin, and a Kookaburra. It is amazing just how large some owls are. Entry about £2 to £3.50. Situated about 8 miles east of Middlesbrough centre. Phone number 01642 480 512.
kirkleathamowlcentre.co.uk . Postcode TS10 5NW.

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