Until 18 June 2017
Hogwarts is Coming to Bailiffgate! This exhibition showcases original illustrations, sketches, models and final prints from the illustrated Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (2015), with illustrations by Jim Kay. The spellbinding exhibition has been put together by Seven Stories: The National Centre for Children’s Books in Newcastle, and Bloomsbury Children’s Books.
27-29 May, all day
This Bank Holiday weekend stomp down to Seven Stories and meet everyone’s favourite elephant, Elmer! With special appearances throughout the weekend in the Bookshop, plus plenty of activities and mask making there’ll be plenty to trumpet about!
Various - See link for details
Join the Stephenson Railway museum as they welcome Thomas for a day of family fun. A ticket for Day Out With Thomas includes the ride on a steam train, as well as a variety of Thomas & Friends™ themed entertainment. Guests will also have the opportunity to meet The Fat Controller from the Island of Sodor.
28-29 May, 10-5pm
In conjunction with the North East Meccano Society, Locomotion presents a day of Meccano delights.