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THE Redcar Beacon offers visitors the chance to enjoy 360 degree views of Redcar seafront.

Admission to the 80ft Beacon is FREE

Visiting Times:

The building is open from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm from 1 October - 31 March. 9.00am to 7.00pm 1 April - 30 September.

How To Find The Beacon:

The Redcar Beacon is located on Redcar Seafront. Parking is available on Newcomen Terrace.

Redcar Beacon facts:

  • The Beacon opened to the public on 28 March 2013
  • The Beacon is 80ft high and has seven floors
  • There are 132 steps (and a lift!)
  • The Beacon took 12 months to build
  • It includes a two-storey café with open terraces offering 360 degree views
  • There are four floors of business space
  • A sky lounge for meetings and events
  • The top floor is an open roof terrace offering fantastic views all year round
  • Eco features include an energy efficient heat recovery system and solar reflective glazing
  • The Beacon is included in a LED lights installation which runs the full length of the seafront to the bandstand
  • The project is part funded by the Council, One North East and the European Regional Development Fund 2007-2013.

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