History of Metrocentre The timeline of Metrocentre

Want to learn about the history of Metrocentre?

It all began in 1984, when Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council helped host an exhibition to showcase the development and over 1,000 visitors attended, including top retailers in the UK. And the rest is history, as they say!

Click the button below to view or download the timeline and find out how Metrocentre developed throughout the years. You might learn something new you never knew about us!

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Services

Metrocentre has a range of facilities and services to make your visit memorable and hassle-free. Whether you’re looking for electric car charging locations or fun buggy hire, we’ve got everything you need to plan your visit. Once you're at the centre, we’ve also got two Customer Services Desks where our...

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Stores / Shopping

Cello

Cello by Collectables is part of the Collectables group. Cello specialises in unique gifts, candles and fragrances.

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Stores / Eating

Chiquito

Enjoy Mexican food & drinks at Chiquito in a fun and lively atmosphere.

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