This museum was featured in the following museum trails.
Explore the history of South Tyneside through sensational displays, hands-on exhibits and stunning art. Relive the lifetime achievement of successful local author Catherine Cookson in ‘Tales of South Tyneside’, discover the ‘Changing Faces’ of the local landscape and industry, and take a fresh look at art in ‘Art Adventure’.
Coffee shop or tea shop
Visual disability facilities
Opening times: 1 April - 31 October: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 1pm - 5pm. 1 November to 31 March: Monday to Saturday 10am - 5pm, closed Sunday. Closed 25 & 26 December & 1 January.
Entry price: Free