Sunderland is steeped in history with many hidden treasures to discover.

Discover more about Sunderland Riverside and its unique heritage. With 23 points of interest from the historic East End, along the River Wear to the iconic Roker Pier. View maps, photos and videos with our app to bring history to life.

Sunderland Riverside Heritage Trail app

There are 20 heritage walks making up our heritage trail, taking in some of the city's most iconic landmarks and places of interest, including Penshaw Monument, St Peter's Church and the Queen Alexandra Bridge.

Heritage trail walks