It was a double celebration at Tynemouth Metro Station today.
The venue has had a £3.6 million refurbishment to its historic Grade II listed roof. The project has taken over a year to complete.
The station also hosted a party to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
North Tyneside Mayor, Linda Arkley was at the event.
Sixty beacons were lit along Hadrian's Wall last night to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
The regions Sea Cadets have taken to the River Thames with a one thousand strong flotilla in the Diamond Jubilee Pageant.
Dr John Sentamu pays tribute at a Jubilee garden party at his residence.