Visiting Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough is a great place to visit and there are a number of fantastic things to do and see just a short walk from Captain Cook Square’s door step – here are a few that we recommend:

Why not try the Dorman Museum? With 8 galleries and 3 exhibition spaces, there’s something for everyone to enjoy with plenty of hands-on activities, objects and children’s trails. Dorman Museum is a 15 minute walk away from Captain Cook Square. For further information visit: http://www.dormanmuseum.co.uk/

MIMA, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, is a beautiful gallery in the heart of Middlesbrough showcasing an international programme of fine art and applied art from the 1900s to the present day. Free Admission and under a 10 minute walk from Captain Cook Square. For further information visit: http://www.visitmima.com/

Riverside Stadium, home to the Middlesbrough Football Club is a 20 minute walk away from Captain Cook Square. In addition to matches, try a fantastic tour or some great food - a real treat for any football fan. For further information visit: http://www.mfc.co.uk/

Prissick Plaza Skate Park is one of the biggest and best skate plazas in the region. The huge concrete park is built around a raised platform in the middle with three differing size stair sets and hand rails suitable for skateboards, BMX bikes, scooters and inline skates. For Further information visit http://www.middlesbrough.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=1591